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Study shows exercise may improve muscle health in p53-related cancer patients

Patients diagnosed with p53-mutation cancers, such as soft-tissue sarcomas or cancers of the colon, lung, breast, liver, brain and hemopoietic tissues, may be able to improve muscle cellular health through exercise training, a study from York University finds. Researchers in York University’s Muscle Health Research Centre investigated the role of the protein p53 in regulating mitochondria both […]

2018 Bryden Alumni Award recipients announced

Now in its 18th year, the Bryden Alumni Awards celebrate outstanding York University alumni who have achieved the extraordinary and made remarkable contributions in their fields, communities and to the University. The leaders who will be honoured Nov. 20 at a celebration at Arcadian Court: • Paul Sanberg (BSc ’76, Science) Senior Vice President for Research, Innovation […]

Announcement of the appointment of deputy provost Markham

The following message to the University community is from York President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton and Provost and Vice-President Academic Lisa Philipps: We are delighted to announce that the search for the deputy provost to lead our Markham Centre Campus planning and implementation has reached a successful conclusion. Last fall, a search committee was […]