RI-MUHC Live

A surprise advance in the treatment of adult cancers

A team of researchers at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) has found an epigenetic modification that might be the cause of...

New marker identified for pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) is the fourth leading cause of cancer-related deaths. Due to its deep anatomical location, tumour-specific symptoms typically occur only...

A race against time to diagnose deadly weight loss in cancer patients

About one third of cancer patients die because of cachexia – an involuntary weight loss, characterized primarily by muscle wasting and metabolic changes, which cannot be addressed or treated solely...

Christine McCusker wins Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Award

Dr. Christine McCusker, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University and Director, Division of Allergy & Immunology, Montreal Children’s Hospital was recently...

There are about 100 species of parasites that can be found in humans

That's why researchers at the National Reference Centre for Parasitology at the RI-MUHC, led by Dr. Momar Ndao, delve deep into the...

The “Convergence” initiative takes flight: RI-MUHC trainees and Concordia University fine arts students explore new ways to explain brain research

Is it art, or is it science? It’s “Convergence: Perceptions of Neuroscience,” a project that promises unique rewards to those who dare to cross the great divide...

Symposium Immunophenotyping Platform: Cutting edge applications in flow cytometry (January 20, 2017)

In the morning session, presentations will be given by researchers who currently use novel applications such as: microparticles research...

Pediatric Research Seminar (January 23, 2017)

Nodal Signaling is required for the establishment of pregnancy and proper timing of parturition
Invited Speaker: DANNY DUFORT, PHD

Bone Health Basics – Get the Facts! (January 26, 2017)

Did you know that osteoporosis affects one in three Canadian women? Join us on January 26 for a presentation with Dr. Suzanne Morin...
The RI-MUHC and the MUHC are involved in community events throughout the year and warmly invite all who wish to participate.
 

Public lecture: Neuroscience Convergence talk, “The Black Box” (November 25, 2016)

The Brain Repair and Integrative Neuroscience (BRaIN) Program of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) is proud to support “Convergence, Perceptions of Neuroscience.”

Mind the Brain! (November 26, 2016)

MIND THE BRAIN campaign is designed to educate and increase public awareness of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and research...