Epileptic encephalopathy linked to protein trafficking gene

Published: 28Nov2016

Researchers have linked a debilitating neurological disease in children to mutations in a gene that regulates neuronal development through control of protein movement within neuronal cells.

MNI researchers receive funding to study ARSACS

Published: 24Nov2016

Two researchers at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital (MNI) of McGill University have received funding to study a devastating neurodegenerative disease that first appears in toddlers...

Major ALS Research Funding Announced

Published: 23Nov2016

MNI scientists will study stem cells, genetic mutations to develop new treatments...

McGill Summer Institute in Infectious Diseases and Global Health


McGill University', Montreal, QC, H3A 0G4Hosted by McGill Global Health Programs, the McGill International TB Centre, the M/globalhealthCategory: Global Health Programs Medicine Research

Olfactory perception influenced by background and semantic information

Published: 21Nov2016

When two people smell the same thing, they can have remarkably different reactions, depending on their cultural background. Researchers at the Neuro have found that even when two cultures share the...

Hyperacute Stroke Symposium and Workshop


Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospitalde Grandpre Communications Centre, 3801 University Street, H3A 2B4The Symposium on Hyperacute Stroke: Diagnosis and Management will take place at the...

2017 Neuro Epilepsy Day


Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospitalde Grandpre Communications Centre, 3801 University Street, H3A 2B4The 2017 Annual MNI Epilepsy day will take place on April 6, 2017 at the Montreal...

Dorothy J Killam Lecture


Montreal Neurological InstituteJeanne Timmins Amphitheatre (accessible via 2nd floor), 3801 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 2B4, CAThe Dorothy J./channels-contributeCategory: Faculty of Medicine...

Researchers identify gene associated with intracranial aneurysm in French-Canadian population

Published: 31Oct2016

Scientists have identified a gene in the French-Canadian population that predisposes them to the development of intracranial aneurysm (IA), a potentially life threatening neurological condition...

Documentaire "Société de performance"

Published: 27Oct2016

Dr. Lila Amirali parle de l'axiété et de ce qui peut engendrer une phobie scolaire chez les enfants en documentaire, "Société de Performance"....