Cancer probe chosen for top science discovery

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The 2017 Québec Science Discovery of the Year Award goes to the cancer-detection probe developed by Kevin Petrecca and Frédéric Leblond.

Neuro’s top brain cancer fundraiser returns


The third annual A Brilliant Night gala will take place this year at Montreal’s Le Salon Richmond on Oct. 18 at 6:30 p.m. All proceeds will go to support The Neuro’s Brain Tumour Research Centre.

Training the clinician-scientists of tomorrow

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It’s intense, and it takes up to eight years to complete. But for medical students who can’t decide between delivering front-line care to patients today, or doing the research that will revolutionize the care of tomorrow, McGill’s MD-PhD program may be just the ticket.

Continuing the fight against brain cancer


According to the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada, every day, 27 Canadians are diagnosed with a brain tumour. It is estimated that 55,000 Canadians are surviving with a brain tumour. On Oct. 19, the Neuro is holding its second annual A Brilliant Night gala to raise money for brain cancer research.