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Improving the efficacy of drug development: Another milestone agreement for biosensor technology

Biosensor technology co-developed by Dr. Stéphane Laporte, a scientist at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC), and...

Workshop: Super-Resolution Imaging with Nanoimager (May 8, 2017)

This presentation entitled: “The Nanoimager: The Next Generation of Super-Resolution Microscopes” is organized by the Molecular...

Bridging science and the fine arts: The Convergence Initiative conveys a passion for neuroscience

It happens to all of us. We go to an art museum with an open mind and the will to learn something new, but we get lost in translation...

Workshop: Confocal & Super-Resolution Imaging with the Leica TCS SP8 (April 24, 2017)

“From Eye to Insight: Confocal & Super-Resolution Imaging with the Leica TCS SP8 and HyVolution”

BUILD grant could help solve the mysteries of deadly lung disease

Dr. Carolyn Baglole has been awarded a grant as part of the Boehringer Ingelheim Innovation in Understanding ILD (BUILD) program, in recognition...

March for Science – Montreal (April 22, 2017)

This year on Earth Day, people across Canada, the US, and around the world will be marching in support for science. A group of researchers from the Cancer Research Program...

Doctoral student Necola Guerrina: connecting basic respiratory research with clinical needs

Necola Guerrina is unlikely to become the stereotypical solitary scientist. This doctoral student in pathology has a talent for communication and collaboration...

28th Annual RI-MUHC Respiratory Research Day (June 6, 2017)

The aim of this research day is to provide an opportunity for our clinical fellows, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students to present...

Pediatric Research Seminar (May 8, 2017)

Do anesthetics damage developing brains? The neurotoxicity dilemma.
Invited Speaker: DAVINIA E. WITHINGTON, MD, FRCA, MRCP (UK)

On the genetics trail

Researchers have identified the genetic mutation responsible for one patient's serious health problems, finally solving a medical...

27th Annual McGill Urology Research Day (April 12, 2017)

"Genetic and Environmental Factors and Cryptorchidism Susceptibility”
Invited Speaker: Dr. Julia S. Barthold

Injury Repair Recovery Research Seminar (April 27, 2017)

BRIL: A Bumpy Ride from Gene Discovery to Treatment
Invited Speaker: Pierre Moffatt, PhD

Brain Boost (April 27, 2017)

The tight balance between pain and pills

Brainwaves (April 7, 2017)

Public Lecture and panel discussion
As part of Convergence, Perceptions of Neuroscience

Cancer Research Program Seminar (May 16, 2017)

“Building a Translational Research Program in Ovarian Cancer”
Guest Speaker: Anne-Marie Mes-Masson, PhD

Cancer Research Program Seminar (April 25, 2017)

“Vessel co-option mediates resistance to anti-angiogenic therapy in liver metastases”
Guest Speaker: Peter Metrakos, MD, CM, FRCSC, FACS

Cancer Research Program Seminar (April 18, 2017)

“Cell Plasticity in Cancer”
Guest Speaker: Lynne-Marie Postovit, MD, PhD

Proteomics Platform: Seminar #1 (April 20, 2017)

Rapid Characterization of Cancer with Ambient Mass Spectrometry Methods & How Multimodal Imaging Can Help...

Interview with Dr. Isabel Fortier

When I was little, I was fascinated by the way the human body works. Later I decided to study biology to find out more about it, and I went into epidemiology for my doctorate...

Encouraging results for patients with aggressive brain cancer

Being diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor is devastating news for patients and their loved ones. Whereas some types...