The Neuro is brain research, patient care and training

Breakthrough in "marriage-broker" protein

Discovery provides new tool for understanding and treating neurodegenerative diseases

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Practice doesn’t always make perfect (depending on your brain)
New study from The Neuro fuels nature versus nurture debate

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Celebrating two Neuro icons

Happy 97th birthday to Dr. Brenda Milner and Happy 90th birthday to Dr. Hanna Pappius! 

The Neuro Team at MUHC Walk for MTL!

The Neuro Team at the historic event celebrating the MUHC hospital's official opening on the Glen Site. 

A Brilliant Night: fundraising gala for brain tumour research

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How your brain is telling you to vote 

Neuro researchers pinpoint a brain area that influences electoral decisions

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The Neuro News is a monthly newsletter highlighting activities at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital.

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Using patients’ own cells to accelerate research into neurological disease

$1 M gift from Mr. J. Sebastian van Berkom launches translational research into neurological disease

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Montreal Neurological Institute scientists discover a new mechanism driving spread of cancer

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Image credit: Journal of Cell Biology

Revolutionary new probe zooms in on cancer cells

Developed at The Neuro and Polytechnique Montréal, the technology improves tumour surgeries and extends survival times for brain cancer patients.

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The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro, is a world-leading destination for brain research and advanced patient care. Since its founding in 1934 by renowned neurosurgeon Dr. Wilder Penfield, The Neuro has grown to be the largest specialized neuroscience research and clinical centre in Canada, and one of the largest in the world. The seamless integration of research, patient care, and training of the world’s top minds make The Neuro uniquely positioned to have a significant impact on the understanding and treatment of nervous system disorders.