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Researchers at Mount Saint Vincent and Dalhousie universities awarded $1.5 million to help advance Alzheimer’s disease research. Click here to read the story.


Dr. Chérif F. Matta, Professor and Chair recently announced as the 2017 recipient of the Mount Saint Vincent University Research Excellence Award. Click here for the article.


Members of the Department of Chemistry and Physics attended the Science Atlantic/CIC CHEMCON 2017 conference at Memorial University from May 4-6, 2017. Guilherme Ferreira, an undergraduate student in the department involved in Alzheimer’s research, won the Best Overall Poster Presentation in the Biological/Medicinal Chemistry Division


First image of the electron density and its gradient in DNA. Our own Dr. Chérif Matta discusses his research on national TV (Click here to watch the segment).


Dr. Chérif Matta named 2016-17 "Lady Davis Visiting Professor" - To read about this distinguished fellowship program at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem click here.


Dr. Katherine Darvesh wins the 2016 C3 Award in Chemical Education! To read more about this national award click here.


From the Research lab of MSVU’s Dr. Ian Pottie: Breakthrough in Alzheimer’s research.

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