Prostate cancer: Québec injects $3.7 million into research

Published: 6Nov2013

The Government of Québec awarded nearly $1.8 million to researchers at l'Université Laval for a study related to prostate cancer that will focus on the links between the environment and this form...

App helps kids (and parents) get ready for surgery

Published: 31Oct2013

Andrew Feng is a bright 6-year-old boy who loves to play the online strategy game Clash of the Clans and go trick-or-treating on Halloween. This Halloween, however, he will be undergoing surgery to...

Scientists examine the causes and treatment of addictive behaviour

Published: 31Oct2013

Addiction comes in many forms: drugs, alcohol, cigarettes, and gambling have been the types that traditionally plagued society. In recent years, the proliferation of technology has led to the rise...

Moms With Lupus More Likely to Have Children With Autism, Study Suggests

Published: 31Oct2013

Women with lupus are twice as likely to have a child with autism compared to mothers without the autoimmune disease, new, preliminary research finds. However, the overall risk is still low and the...

International Conference on Multilingualism


Faculty Club, Thomson House and Bronfman BuildingMcTavish and Sherbrooke streets, CAThe School of Communication Sciences and Disorders at McGill University, with the support of the Cen...

REGISTER ONLINE Asbestos Conference – Dialogue for the Future


McGill Faculty Club Ballroom, 3450 McTavish Street Montreal, QC, CA/medicineCategory: Medicine Research

IRCM scientists find a novel research model for the study of auto-immune diseases

Published: 24Jul2013

Montréal researchers are the first to isolate two important mechanisms that produce antibodies

Genome Canada: Quebec Wins Big

Published: 1May2013

Researchers from Quebec are big winners in a contest organized by Genome Canada in collaboration with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) after having been awarded 60% of the federal...