Latest McMaster University Stories

2010-06-17 11:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- E3 -- Leading game developer Silicon Knights today announced its exciting collaboration with McMaster University, the Art Gallery of Hamilton (AGH) and Mohawk College.

2010-06-15 14:16:25

Discovery may lead to a new treatment.

2010-06-04 13:17:29

McMaster researchers discover chemical clue directing Staphylococcus aureus.

2010-06-03 07:46:09

Findings reveal characteristics of “hidden order” in unusual uranium compound and demonstrate new method for investigating long-standing physics problems.

2010-05-26 13:54:05

Women who drink two large glasses of milk a day after their weight-lifting routine gained more muscle and lost more fat compared to women who drank sugar-based energy drinks, a McMaster study has found.

2010-05-14 04:55:00

Embedding a "super" microprocessor from video games into cars will provide drivers with traffic management information HAMILTON, ON and MARKHAM, ON, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - McMaster and IBM (NYSE: IBM) have launched a research project to investigate how the automotive industry can connect a vehicle's multiple microprocessors, which currently work in isolation, to create a "cognitive car" that can predict vehicle failures before they happen, redirect drivers to less congested routes...

2010-04-11 14:17:15

Researchers identify the specific mechanism that triggers resistance to vancomycin.

2010-04-09 08:06:50

Women are susceptible to HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, but scientists have been puzzled as to how it finds its way into the female reproductive tract.

2010-03-30 14:45:00

Aspirin, ibuprofen and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) remain the most common treatment to relieve symptoms of arthritis and other inflammatory disorders.

2010-03-26 10:06:34

For many years it's been known that the fever, achiness and other symptoms you feel during the flu are triggered by a viral molecule that travels through the body acting like a toxin.

Word of the Day
  • Easily ashamed, having a strong sense of shame; modest; chaste.
  • Of or pertaining to the external organs of generation.
The word 'pudic' comes from French pudique, from Latin pudīcus, from pudet ("it shames"). (Wiktionary)