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Congratulations to
Jim Martin
on his appointment as Chair of Medicine, McGill & Physician-in-Chief of the MUHC
Official announcement
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MCL Workshop
Dubai
Mar 14-15, 2014

Final Program
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Annual ATS Cocktail Reception
Photos

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ERS/CTS Peter Macklem Joint Fellowship

European Resp Soc & Canadian Thoracic Soc launch first joint fellowship competition

Further information

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MCL Alumni
Please send us your contact information and latest news - See Alumni Page
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Date Speaker Title

Beer Seminar
Mon, Apr 14, 4:00 pm

Éric Boilard pubmed
Assistant Professor
Université Laval

Platelet microparticles as versatile players of inflammation 

Journal Club
Wed, Apr 16, 4:00 pm
Raquel Farias
Kevin Desalle
Kim DK...Choi HS. Inverse agonist of estrogen-related receptor γ controls Salmonella typhimurium infection by modulating host iron homeostasis. Nat Med. 2014 Apr;20(4):419-24. doi: 10.1038/nm.3483. Epub 2014 Mar 23.
No Beer Seminar
Mon, Apr 21, 4:00 pm

Easter Monday

Work in Progress
Wed, Apr 23, 4:00 pm

Raquel Farias
Supervisor: Dr. W. Powell



 

   Latest Publications (All Publications)

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Coulombe F, Jaworska J, Verway M, Tzelepis F, Massoud A, Gillard J, Wong G, Kobinger G, Xing Z, Couture C, Joubert P, Fritz JH, Powell WS, Divangahi M. Targeted Prostaglandin E<sub>2</sub> Inhibition Enhances Antiviral Immunity through Induction of Type I Interferon and Apoptosis in Macrophages. Immunity. 2014 Apr 9. pii: S1074-7613(14)00109-5. doi: 10.1016/j.immuni.2014.02.013. [Epub ahead of print]

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Paun A, Bergeron ME, Haston CK. NKT Deficient Mice are not Spared Lung Disease after Exposure to Thoracic Radiotherapy. Radiat Res. 2014 Apr 4. [Epub ahead of print]
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Mazer B. Is there a place for B cells as regulators of immune tolerance in allergic diseases? Clin Exp Allergy. 2014 Apr;44(4):469-71. doi: 10.1111/cea.12274. No abstract available.
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Matusovsky OS, Nakada EM, Kachmar L, Fixman ED, Lauzon AM. CD4+ T cells enhance the unloaded shortening velocity of airway smooth muscle by altering the contractile protein expression. J Physiol. 2014 Mar 31. [Epub ahead of print]
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   Recent News (All News)

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Congratulations to Francois Coulombe and Maziar Divangahi for their recent publication in Immunity (impact factor 19.8) (16 Apr, 2014)
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    Bill Powell received a "Proof-of-Principle-2" grant from the CIHR (Development of novel OXE receptor antagonists for asthma; Coinvestigator: Joshua Rokach, Florida Insitute of Technology, Industrial partner: Amorchem) (1 Mar, 2014)
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Dao Nguyen received a Pilot Grant from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (P. aeruginosa 15-lipoxygenase modulation of eicosanoid lipid mediators) (1 Mar, 2014)
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Congratulations to the following students, who received Meakins Recognition Prizes for their publications in 2013: Yeting Guo (Sup: Sabah Hussain; Am J Respir Crit Care Med.), Karim Shalaby (Sup: Jim Martin; J Immunol), and Adam Flaczyk (Sup: Slman Qureshi; J Immunol). (17 Feb, 2014)
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Congratulations to Jim Martin on his appointment as Chair of the Department of Medicine of McGill University and Physician-in-Chief of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC). Official announcement
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