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Myths and reality about NCRs

New research brings clearer understanding of people found Not Criminally Responsible
Thu, 2015-03-19 15:04

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Office Phone: (514) 761-6131, ext 2769
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Is it possible to reset our biological clocks?

Fri, 2015-01-16 15:41

Imagine being able to easily get over all of the discomfort and problems of jet lag or night-shift work. Science is not quite there, but recent work by Marc Cuesta, Nicolas Cermakian and Diane B. Boivin from the Douglas Mental Health University Institute and McGill University has opened new therapeutic avenues for improving the synchronization of the body's different biological clocks.

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Contact: Florence Meney
Organization: Douglas Mental Health University Institute
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Office Phone: 514 761-6131, poste 2769

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Contact: Cynthia Lee
Organization: McGill University
Office Phone: 514-398-6754
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McGill expert: World suicide prevention day

Fri, 2014-09-05 13:46

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Contact: Raphaël Larocque-Cyr
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Office Phone: 514-398-6693
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A tiny molecule may help battle depression

Researchers find a small molecule that predicts treatment response for depressed patients
Sun, 2014-06-08 15:09

By Cynthia Lee - News - June 8, 2014

Levels of a small molecule found only in humans and in other primates are lower in the brains of depressed individuals, according to researchers at McGill University and the Douglas Institute. This discovery may hold a key to improving treatment options for those who suffer from depression.

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