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Media opportunity: Dalhousie research shows children are concerned with fairness, but may favour their in‑group peers over apparent need when it comes to sharing
Monday, September 27, 2021
Studies have shown that children are concerned with fairness and will gladly share their belongings, but research out of Dalhousie University suggests they may be more inclined to share with peers they perceive to be part of their social group.
Media release: First assessment of its kind shows environmental impact of the full range of aquatic foods to help guide more sustainable production and diets
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
A landmark study has shown what kind of toll the production of a variety of aquatic or ‘blue foods’ has on the environment, while highlighting the significant unfulfilled potential for aquaculture to become more sustainable.
Dalhousie University, University of Alberta present Roméo Dallaire in conversation about Leadership in Times of Crisis
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
On Sept. 22, Lieutenant-General Roméo Dallaire will expound on moral injury and moral courage in light of the many ethical dilemmas we face today — from health-care workers on the front lines of the COVID pandemic, to America’s withdrawal from Afghanistan, to the rise of extremist violence around the world.
Media opportunity: Dalhousie University researchers discover how chemotherapy drug used to treat most common childhood cancer affects patients, offering hope for more individualised therapy
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Researchers at Dalhousie University are studying bacterial gut gene changes in patients undergoing asparaginase therapy, an area that has not been explored before. Understanding the host response to drugs can help "precisely" dose the drug for each patient, increasing their chances of survival while minimizing the risk of toxicity.