John Bergeron: “Only young people make discoveries”


Recently, McGill’s John Bergeron, one of Canada’s preeminent cell biologists, was invited to be a judge at the Canada-Wide Science Festival (CWSF). Bergeron jump at the chance because it closed a circle over 50 years in the making. “The CWSF started my career at McGill,” says Bergeron. “In 1961, I won the Science Fair at the University of Montreal and that paid for my first year of McGill.”

Thomas Duchaine wins prestigious HFSPO research grant


Thomas Duchaine of the Department of Biochemistry at the Goodman Cancer Research Centre has been named the recipient of a prestigious and highly competitive Program Grant from the International Human Frontier Science Program Organization.