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Genome Canada launched the Canadian VirusSeq Data Portal today to track the evolving COVID-19 pandemic across Canada. McGill University researcher Guillaume Bourque, a professor in the Department of Human Genetics, along with his research team, led the development of the portal. They worked in collaboration with CanCOGeN VirusSeq and world-leading genomics scientists, including Drs. Fiona Brinkman (Simon Fraser University), William Hsiao (Simon Fraser University), Lincoln Stein (Ontario Institute for Cancer Research) and Yann Joly (McGill University)....

Gum disease linked to increased rates of complications, hospitalization, and death among patients with severe cases of COVID-19....

While masks and hand sanitizers have become part of most people's daily arsenal against the coronavirus, McGill researchers are working with a material with less well-known anti-viral properties: copper...........