Medicine: Largesse to McGill

McGill University at Montreal last week received another grant ($1,232,652) from the Rockefeller Foundation. The new funds will pay for a neurological institute under direction of Professor Wilder Graves Penfield, will attract more able men to Dean Charles Ferdinand Martin's notable company of medical authorities. The medical faculty already includes:

Professor James Bertram Collip, 39, biochemist, co-developer of insulin, more recently isolator of emmenin, one of the sex hormones beneficial in treating female disorders.

Professor Boris Peter Babkin, 55, physiologist, onetime assistant of famed Russian Ivan Pavlov (conditioned reflexes), and himself an...

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