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Moose drool inhibits growth of toxic fungus: York U research

TORONTO, July 24, 2014 – Some sticky research out of York University shows a surprisingly effective way to fight against a certain species of toxic grass fungus: moose saliva (yes… moose saliva). Published in this month’s Biology Letters, “Ungulate saliva …



York U experts available to comment on Senate expense scandal

TORONTO, July 18, 2014 — York University experts in political science are available to speak on the ongoing Senate expense scandal that began in November 2012, including the recent developments in the RCMP investigations on concerned individuals. Professor Emeritus Ian …



NSERC awards more than $3.2 million to York-led research partnerships

Funding supports projects in Brain research and Mass Spectrometry-Enabled Science & Engineering over six years TORONTO, July 4, 2014 − Two industry-academic partnerships led by York University have received a total of $3,297,000 through the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research …


York researchers awarded more than $5.5 million by NSERC

TORONTO, June 26, 2014 – The Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) announced today that 39 researchers at York University have been awarded more than $5.1 million in NSERC grants, while five graduate students have received a …