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MRI captures Alzheimer's lesions in model

July 27, 2008 - For the first time, scientists have captured images of brain lesions similar to those found in Alzheimers disease us... Read More

Biological marker for Alzheimers holds promise

July 11, 2008 - Researchers at Robarts Research Institute at The University of Western Ontario have found clear evidence that increases i... Read More

Beryl Ivey Legacy leaves $10 million

April 15, 2008 - Beryl Ivey, who died in Toronto on December 25, 2007, left more than $10 million to London-based charities in her w... Read More

City-wide centre to drive job creation and ec...

New centre for research commercialization todrive London job creation and economic development ... Read More

Tracking the spread of cancer: Nano-sized par...

May 1, 2008 - Pioneering the use of nanomedicine to catch the spread of cancer at its earliest stage is the focus of one of 76 new r... Read More

Stroke Researcher to Lead Robarts

May 14, 2008 - John MacDonald has been named the new Scientific Director for Robarts Research Institute at The University of Western Onta... Read More

Spinal cord research projects funded

May 7, 2008 - A researcher striving to help patients recover from spinal cord injuries headlines an announcement of more than $10.5... Read More

New cancer technology funded

April 2, 2008 - Dr. Tom Hudson, President and Scientific Director of the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) today announced the... Read More

OICR invests $60 million in cancer research

Apr 17, 2008 - Dr. Tom Hudson, President and Scientific Director of the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) today announced the... Read More

Omega-3's no help for Crohn's sufferers

Apr 9, 2008 - An international study led by Dr. Brian Feagan of Robarts Research Institute at The University of Western Ontario has... Read More