Author's Articles

Improper DNA packaging causes difficult-to-treat childhood cancer

Groundbreaking findings published this month in Nature have shown that epigenetics (the packaging of DNA) is the main cause of […]

10 March, 2014
Flu shot may reduce risk of stroke or heart attack in seniors

Recent research published in The Journal of the American Medical Association suggests that the flu shot may provide additional benefits […]

25 November, 2013
Improved male HPV vaccination to improve women’s health

New research from University of Toronto professor Peter A. Newman suggests that increasing Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination rates among males […]

22 August, 2013
Will the bird flu spread?

Though transmission of the H7N9 bird flu has slowed, cases in Canada are still possible

27 May, 2013
Getting the most out of the first-year life science experience

Seminar courses teach important skills not covered in lectures

21 October, 2012
The fight for effective cancer treatments

Genes won’t let scientists unzip cancer clues

25 March, 2012
The bonobo way

Source: Nature

11 March, 2012
The H5N1 controversy

An exploration of the bridge between risk and scientific discovery

27 February, 2012

Alainna Juliette Jamal