McGill experts answer your questions: Exploring associations between cardiac and cerebral health

Wednesday, November 29, 2023 11:00to12:00

The McGill Dementia Education Program has partnered with AVC-Aphasie Laval to offer a series of free public lectures on neurocognitive disorders./dementiaCategory: Medicine and Health Sciences

How the brain's 'internal compass' works

Published: 22 March 2023

Scientists have gained new insights into the part of the brain that gives us a sense of direction, by tracking neural activity with the latest advances in brain imaging techniques. The findings...

Fighting brain cancer at its root

Published: 31 August 2021

McGill University researchers identify proteins that drive cancer stem cells. Targeting and supressing a particular protein called galectin1 could provide a more effective treatment for...

New use for an old drug: How does ketamine combat depression?

Published: 16 December 2020

A group of proteins called 4E-BPs, involved in memory formation, is the key to unlocking the antidepressant effect of ketamine in the brain, according to researchers from three Canadian...

CTV NEWS | McGill University researchers discover way to fight brain tumours' resistance to therapy

Published: 20 August 2020

New findings out of McGill University in Montreal have revealed a potential way to overcome aggressive brain tumours' resistance to therapy: by deleting a specific gene. Researchers have long been...

Gene targeting helps overcome the resistance of brain cancer to therapy

Published: 17 August 2020

New insight into a gene that controls energy production in cancer stem cells could help in the search for a more effective treatment for glioblastoma. A McGill-led study published in Nature...

The Lines that Connect - Sci-Art Exhibit

Wednesday, September 26, 2018toFriday, September 28, 2018

Sci-Art Exhibit Center Mount Royal, 2200 Mansfield St., Montreal, QC, H3A 3R8, CA/neuroCategory: MNI

Special Seminar - What is the role of ependymal cells in brain injury & disease?

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 09:00to10:00

What is the role of ependymal cells in brain injury & disease? Presented by:3801 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 2B4, CA/neuroCategory: Medicine and Health Sciences MNI

Healthy Brains for Healthy Lives Launches the HBHL Neuro-Innovation Fund

Published: 23 March 2018

The Healthy Brains for Healthy Lives (HBHL) initiative is happy to announce the launch of its Neuro-Innovation Fund. HBHL’s Neuro-Innovation Fund aims to close the gap between proof-of-concept...


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