July 13, 2020Science & Technology
A new research collaboration between McMaster and Laurentis Energy Partners will advance nuclear energy innovations and identify long-term solutions on how materials are handled in the industry.
June 30, 2020Science & Technology
The combined facility will continue to operate out of both the A.N Bourns Science Building (CCEM) and the Health Sciences Centre (CCEM@FHS).
June 17, 2020Science & Technology
Funding announced today by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) will support 83 McMaster researchers through the agency’s Discovery Grants program.
April 7, 2020Health & Medicine
Can the antibodies in the blood plasma of COVID-19 survivors help others suffering from the disease? A McMaster researcher is at the forefront of one of the world’s largest clinical trials of a potential treatment for COVID-19.
April 3, 2020Health & Medicine
Philanthropists Charles and Margaret Juravinski have made a new gift of $3.3 million to accelerate COVID-19-related and brain health research as part of the newly formed Juravinski Research Institute in Hamilton.
March 4, 2020Environment & Sustainability
From four hours to 10 minutes, new technology created by McMaster engineers lets experts test water toxicity more efficiently.
February 28, 2020Health & Medicine
McMaster researchers have identified an antibacterial compound made by cannabis plants that may serve as a lead for new drug development.
February 20, 2020Culture & Society
McMaster researchers have peered into the most intimate moments of sexually active women and men across Canada to ask if they’re using condoms, gathering data that could inform decisions around public health and sex education.
February 20, 2020Health & Medicine
Kenneth Rosenthal, head of the viral vaccines division at the McMaster Immunology Research Centre, talks about how research teams across the globe are searching for a COVID-19 vaccine.
February 3, 2020Science & Technology
McMaster and Harvard researchers create “intelligent” interaction between light and material, establishing a promising new platform for computing.
January 27, 2020Health & Medicine
The controversy about whether eggs are good or bad for your heart health may be solved, and about one a day is fine.
January 27, 2020Health & Medicine
McMaster researchers are working on ways to make taking medicine easier for people who have trouble swallowing.
January 22, 2020Canada & the World
Bonny Ibhawoh, McMaster’s Senator William McMaster Chair in Global Human Rights studies how countries – and people – heal after conflict.
January 20, 2020Health & Medicine
McMaster University researchers surveyed the data of patients of Hamilton’s two hospital systems over nine years and found 52 with low Vitamin C levels. This included 13 patients who could be diagnosed as having scurvy, and an additional 39 who tested positive for scurvy but did not have documented symptoms.
January 16, 2020Health & Medicine
A team of physicists from McMaster University has developed a process to modify red blood cells so they can be used to distribute drugs throughout the body, which could specifically target infections or treat catastrophic diseases such as cancer or Alzheimer’s.
December 23, 2019Health & Medicine
A common cardiac blood test done before surgery can predict who will experience adverse outcomes after most types of surgery, says an international study led by Hamilton researchers.