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Lack of joy from music linked to brain disconnection

Published: 4Jan2017

Have you ever met someone who just wasn’t into music? They may have a condition called specific musical anhedonia, which affects three-to-five per cent of the population....

Breakthrough in MS treatment

Published: 22Dec2016

Drug shown to reduce new attacks/symptom progression in some patients...

Lakes database

Published: 16Dec2016

A McGill geographer plumbs the depths of the world's million-plus lakes — and produces a computer model that will help us monitor everything from algae blooms to climate change. ...

MUHC scores medical world first in new TrapLiner heart surgery technology

Published: 15Dec2016

In what is believed to be a medical world first, a doctor and his team at the McGill University Health Centre unblocked the clogged coronary arteries of two patients on Tuesday using a...

How the brain’s clock drives thirst before sleep

Published: 14Dec2016

Charles Bourque, professor of neurosurgery at McGill University, details why you might want to be hydrated before zonking out for the night. Read more: The Academic Minute

Dr. Gustavo Turecki granted Tier 1-Canada Research Chair in Major Depressive Disorder and Suicide

Published: 13Dec2016

Congratulations to Dr. Gustavo Turecki on being granted Tier 1-Canada Research Chair in Major Depressive Disorder and Suicide.  ...

Are you doing your fair share of the emotional labour?

Published: 13Dec2016

Marguerite Deslauriers is a philosophy professor and the founder of McGill's Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies. When it comes to emotional labour, Deslauriers says the stakes...

The patent trap? Open science advocates want CRISPR technology to be free

Published: 13Dec2016

"The overall guiding principle is not open for the sake of 'open,' but whatever is necessary to find new treatments more rapidly for diseases." Dr. Guy Rouleau, director of the Montreal...

Couche-Tard’s Alain Bouchard has a bold vision

Published: 9Dec2016

Karl Moore, professor of strategy and organization at the Desautels Faculty of Management interviews Alain Bouchard.  Read more: Financial Post

Dr. Gustavo Turecki awarded Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Awards NARSAD Distinguished investigator Grant

Published: 9Dec2016

Dr. Gustavo Turecki was awarded Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Awards NARSAD Distinguished investigator Grant. For more details, please see attachment.

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