Novel genetic variant affects inflammation and may increase heart disease risk by 50%
August 26, 2015 - Inflammation can help the body fight infection, clean up damaged tissue and heal injuries, but too much inflammation can contribute to problems such as plaque ...

Tender Loving Research improves heart health for cancer survivors
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New chair in spinal cord research brings hope for more first steps
August 21, 2015 -
Sam (right) and Uttra Bhargava welcomed Dr. Eve Tsai (centre) as the new Suruchi ...
Brain Health Awareness Week: September 14-19
August 19, 2015 - Researchers, clinicians, patients and members of the general public are invited to take part in Brain Health Awareness Week from September 14th-19th, hosted by the University of Ottawa Brain and Mind Research Institute, in collaboration with The ...

Are predatory journals filling up your inbox? New research explores the problem
August 19, 2015 - Are those electronic invitations filling your inbox from so-called credible medical journals worth a second glance? Authors often feel pressure to publish, ...

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