Thirty-seven scientists from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre received operating grants from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) in their most recent competition.
The new study, published in the "Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (PNAS)" this week, provides a new view of the mechanisms underlying the development of tuberculosis and may contribute to public health efforts aimed at containing the disease.
Scientists at the MUHC have made an important discovery that will advance our understanding of how the female hormone estrogen causes growth of breast cancer cells.
New research published today in Nature puts a fresh spin on current thinking of speech evolution in humans
A study published today in the prestigious journal "Nature" by Dr. Michael Petrides and colleagues at the Montreal Neurological Institute (MNI) at McGill University challenges current thinking that speech developed as a result of new structures that evolved in the human brain.