October 21, 2014Daily News
$20M helps Sunnybrook create integrated Brain Sciences Centre
Toronto, ON - Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is creating a new facility that it says will revolutionize brain sciences treatment and research in Canada. The state-of-the-art Brain Sciences Centre, the first of its kind in Canada, is dues to...
Oct 20, 2014 5:00PM
University research income sees 1.1% growth
Toronto, ON - Total research income at the 50 leading universities expanded by only 1.1% in fiscal 2013, mirroring last year's slow pace of growth, according to the annual ranking of Canada's Top 50 Research Universities, released last week by...
Oct 20, 2014 4:53PM
Discovery of a new mechanism that can lead to blindness
Montreal, QC - A scientific breakthrough by a team of IRCM researchers led by Michel Cayouette, PhD, was published last week by The Journal of Neuroscience. The scientists discovered that a protein found in the retina plays an essential role in...
Oct 20, 2014 4:48PM
$22.6M available for cancer research Dream Teams
Toronto, ON - Up to $22.6 million CAD is available to fund two separate cancer research Dream Teams. The funding is available from Stand Up To Cancer Canada (SU2C Canada), together with Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (with support from the...
Oct 16, 2014 12:19PM