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2012-01-30 10:32:48

An international research team led by the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI MUHC) has made a major genetic breakthrough that could change the way pediatric cancers are treated in the future.

2010-06-11 01:39:01

An international first: A research team at MUHC/McGill validates the effectiveness of a rapid genome sequencing process for hereditary genetic diseases.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.