Teens test their smarts in the Brain Bee

Published: 27Mar2015

Twenty-two students from four Montreal area high schools will assemble at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro at McGill University on April 2nd to be quizzed about synapses...

Podcast: Pedro Valdes-Sosa

Published: 2Jun2016

By the Media Relations Office, McGill Newsroom...

A revolutionary new 3D digital brain atlas

Published: 20Jun2013

Imagine being able to zoom into the brain to see various cells the way we zoom into Google maps of the world and can see houses on a street.  And keep in mind that the brain is considered the most...

Killam Seminar: Regulation of CNS Inflammation


Speaker:Francisco QuintanaCenter for Neurologic DiseasesBrigham and Women's hospitalHarvard Medical School  Host: Amit Bar-Or

His and her pain circuitry in the spinal cord

Published: 29Jun2015

New research released today in Nature Neuroscience reveals for the first time that pain is processed in male and female mice using different cells. These findings have far-reaching implications for...

Lack of joy from music linked to brain disconnection

Published: 4Jan2017

Have you ever met someone who just wasn’t into music? They may have a condition called specific musical anhedonia, which affects three-to-five per cent of the population....

Early music lessons boost brain development

Published: 12Feb2013

Montreal researchers find that music lessons before age seven create stronger connections in the brain...

It’s brain time!

Published: 10Mar2014

A wonder-filled week of the brain

Revolutionary new probe zooms in on cancer cells

Published: 11Feb2015

Improves tumour surgeries and extends survival times for brain cancer patients VIDEO: