Daily Media Digest November 27, 2017

“Julien is the Canada Research Chair in structural immunology and a scientist at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute. He says that …”
TAGS: Malaria, vaccine, beamline


The Globe and Mail
“The guidelines were developed by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research’s Biomedical HIV Prevention Working Group with a panel of 24 experts.”
TAGS: HIV drugs, high risk group


The Globe and Mail
“Jane Wynne, joined by Henry Wynne, right, speaks at a conference on Indigenous health in Timmins, Ont., earlier this month. Their son, Keith Wynne, …”
TAGS: cancer, Indigenous health


MetroNews Canada
“An astrophysicist, an Indigenous health doctor and a young humanitarian – meet the Manitobans who made the Women’s Executive Network’s list of …”
TAGS: powerful women, Winnipeg


Toronto Sun
“It turned out he was suffering from the symptoms of what would later be diagnosed as Type 2 diabetes. “Type 2 is all about lifestyle. And unfortunately …”
TAGS: masterChef, Type 2 diabetes


“Mark Logtenberg is raising awareness of a rare, highly underdiagnosed hormonal disorder that causes abnormal growth, and complications including diabetes, hypertension and arthritis. At age 24, Logtenberg woke up one day unable to open his hands. He rushed to the nearest hospital’s emergency …”
TAGS: hormonal disorder, abnormal growth


“Canadian physicist Scott VanBommel of the University of Guelph is heading to Antarctica on a NASA-funded expedition to collect meteorites in what … Led by Ralph Harvey, a planetary materials professor at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, the expedition team will split into two … Google Plus Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant”
TAGS: Ontario Researcher, Nasa-funded search


Business in Vancouver
“At one point, three of the five profitable Canadian biotech companies were based … research institutes, Canada’s health sciences discovery and research output …”
TAGS: BC, Biotech, Innovation


“After almost two decades of research he is finally nearing his million-death goal. … the Centre for Global Health Research, a non-profit organization co-sponsored St. … Although deaths in Canada are documented with medical certificates that …”
TAGS: The Million Death Study, global death data, project