Firstly, I would like to extend my congratulations to the newly appointed leadership in the RUIS McGill territory following the adoption of Bill 10 by the Quebec government. Their names are provided in the Partners section of this website.
Imagine taking strands of DNA – the material in our cells that determines how we look and function – and using it to build tiny structures that can deliver drugs to targets within the body or take electronic miniaturization to a whole new level.
The brain is a privileged organ in the body. So vital to life, the brain is protected from alterations elsewhere in the body by a highly regulated gateway known as the blood-brain barrier, which allows only selected molecules to pass through.