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Friday, May 22, 2015
The Final Report from the Restorative Justice Process at the Faculty of Dentistry has been released.
Monday, May 11, 2015
Researchers at Dalhousie Medical School have discovered that a gene found in a common herpes virus plays a key role in the development of several AIDS-related cancers – including a form of skin cancer known as Kaposi’s sarcoma.
Friday, May 1, 2015
The fossils of marine species that went extinct over the last 23 million years are giving an international team of scientists insight into the species that are at risk today, as well as where hotspots of extinction may be located.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
The Ocean Tracking Network is the first Canadian Associate Data Unit of the International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange under UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Two new cancer studies out of Dalhousie Medical School have shown success in testing safer, less toxic treatments for a rare form of pediatric leukemia called T-cell acute lymphocytic leukemia (T-ALL). The studies were published by first-year medical student, Victoria Bentley, and Drs. Graham Dellaire and Jason Berman, associate professors in the Departments of Pathology and Pediatrics, respectively.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Global adventures: QEII Scholars set for summer internships
    May 22, 2015 8:30 AM
    Members of Dal’s inaugural class of Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholars are departing this month to undertake exciting internships in Uganda, Tanzania and the Caribbean.
  • Summer school in Cape Verde
    May 21, 2015 8:30 AM
    Grad students with Dal's Transatlantic Ocean System Science and Technology (TOSST) research school are en route to Cape Verde, where they will collaborate with students and researchers from across West Africa.
  • Encouraging youth oral health in southeast Labrador
    May 20, 2015 8:30 AM
    An interdisciplinary project involving the Faculties of Health Professions and Dentistry, focused on oral health in the aboriginal community of NunatuKavut, culminated in a forum for community members, researchers and policy makers.

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