March 19, 2019Health & Medicine
Plant cellulose can pave the way for healthy bone implants.
March 19, 2019Science & Technology
Research predicts what makes evolution go backwards.
March 18, 2019Culture & Society
James Dunn, professor and chair of the Department of Health, Aging and Society, looks to launch next generation of research on health inequalities in cities
March 18, 2019Science & Technology
Kari Dalnoki-Veress, Allison Williams, and Michael Brook have been named Science Research Chairs, a new program developed by the Faculty of Science to highlight the achievements of its researchers and more directly support their work.
March 14, 2019Canada & the World
McMaster University and the University of South-Eastern Norway have received funding from the Norwegian Agency for International Cooperation and Quality Enhancement in Higher Education to continue their collaborative work in high north regions in both countries.
March 11, 2019Health & Medicine
CanChild, a McMaster research centre, has developed new guidelines that reduce the amount of rest required for children recovering from concussion.
March 6, 2019Science & Technology
Chemical Engineering professor Heather Sheardown, who has been elected a Fellow of the American Institute of Biological and Medical Engineers (AIMBE), answers 15 questions in a rapid-fire video interview.
February 19, 2019Health & Medicine
Physicists at McMaster have for the first time identified a simple mechanism used by potentially deadly bacteria to fend off antibiotics, a discovery which is providing new insights into how germs adapt and behave at a level of detail never seen before.
February 13, 2019Health & Medicine
Karun Singh is a principal investigator of the Stem Cell and Cancer Research Institute at McMaster University.
February 7, 2019Health & Medicine
A team of researchers at McMaster have found that the more thoracic surgeons tweet, the better their research citation index.
February 7, 2019Health & Medicine
The benefits of exercise are widely known but kinesiologists at McMaster University have for the first time found that physical activity may help fight depression in seniors by stimulating muscle-generated mood boosters.
February 1, 2019Canada & the World
The Indigenous Research Capacity and Reconciliation – Connection Grants are interdisciplinary and aim to identify new ways to co-develop an Indigenous research training model that contributes to reconciliation.
February 1, 2019Culture & Society
Ten researchers have been awarded a total of $478,661 in funding through the federal government’s Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council's Insight Development Grants.
January 21, 2019Environment & Sustainability
The three-year Ohneganos project will focus on issues of wellness, training and governance related to water quality on Six Nations of the Grand River.
January 21, 2019Science & Technology
A team of researchers from McMaster University has discovered a new technique to examine how musicians intuitively coordinate with one another during a performance, silently predicting how each will express the music.
January 18, 2019Health & Medicine
The World Health Organization and its regional office for the Americas – the Pan-American Health Organization – have renewed the McMaster health Forum's designation as the PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centre for Evidence-Informed Policy for another four-year term.