July 30, 2014Daily News
Genetic mechanism for ALS is uncovered
Toronto, ON - Researchers have found a missing link that helps to explain how ALS paralyses and ultimately kills its victims. The breakthrough is helping them trace a path to a treatment or even a cure.
Jul 29, 2014 4:17PM
$2M funding supports in two major health challenges
Toronto, ON - The University of Toronto’s research funding program – the Connaught Fund – broke the mould this year with its $1 million Global Challenge Prize, awarding two projects instead of the usual one.
Jul 29, 2014 4:07PM
NRC's IT system suffers cyber attack
Ottawa, ON - The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) has suffered a cyber attack on its IT infrastructure, and the organization says it might take up to a year to create a new secure infrastructure.
Jul 29, 2014 4:03PM
$1.2M awarded to Crohn's and colitis researchers
Toronto, ON - Crohn’s and Colitis Canada has awarded four research grants, totalling $1,229,750, to researchers across Ontario. The grants will support a number of research projects relating to Crohn’s and colitis, known...
Jul 29, 2014 3:45PM