Geneticist named an officer of the Order of Canada

An Honorary Research Professor in the Faculty of Medicine has been named an officer of the Order of Canada.

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Researchers studying how the hepatitis C virus kills liver cells

According to new guidelines published by the Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver, roughly 250,000 Canadians are believed to have contracted the hepatitis C virus (HCV).

However, 40-70 per cent are not aware they’re infected.


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Favourable scores: Memorial makes considerable gains in global universities rankings

Memorial University improved its global score among two of the most widely observed rankings of world-wide universities.

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‘Pursuit of evidence’ International collaborations among Memorial research projects receiving social sciences and humanities funding

Memorial researchers have received new funding from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC).

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Sudden cardiac death genetic research team lauded by Governor General

A team of researchers are winners of the Governor General’s Innovation Awards for their groundbreaking discovery that’s saving the lives of those affected by a deadly genetic disease.

The Faculty of Medicine’s Drs. Terry-Lynn Young, Kathy Hodgkinson, Sean Connors and Daryl Pullman are the first recipients from Memorial to receive this prestigious award.


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Five new Canada Research Chairs bolster Memorial's international profile

New federal investments totalling more than $4.5 million will enhance Memorial’s research expertise in areas ranging from climate change to health care to oceans research.

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