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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

  • Infrastructure funding will put Dal on the map for rare disease research
    June 1, 2015 8:30 AM
    Canadian Foundation for Innovation announces funding to support the Research Program for Rare Pediatric Diseases (RaPiD), which counts Dalhousie Medical School researcher Dr. Chris McMaster as a co-principal investigator.
  • Social highlights: #DalGrad
    June 1, 2015 8:30 AM
    Campus was buzzing last week as hundreds of new grads crossed the graduation stage in Halifax. Here's a look at some of the best tweets, photos and more from Spring Convocation 2015.
  • All smiles
    May 29, 2015 8:30 AM
    After seeking a more hands-on way to study human health, Amanda Lee is graduating from the Faculty of Dentistry with a Bachelor of Dental Hygiene degree.

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