Pompe Pursuit: Seeking Early Diagnosis

Tuesday, August 15, 2023 14:00to15:00

"Muscular Dystrophy Canada (MDC) is pleased to present a webinar on the importance of an early diagnosis of Pompe disease and timely access to treatment. By the end of this webinar, we hope the...

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...

Housing-First strategy proves cost effective especially for the most-vulnerable homeless group

Published: 25 August 2020

Canadians spend big money dealing with the consequences of homelessness, but the money spent could be far more effective. According to a new McGill-led analysis, housing homeless people with severe...

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...

Parkinson’s disease: A new tool for diagnosis

Published: 13 November 2015

The results of their study, published in the journal Movement Disorders, could also have a major impact on the quality of research on Parkinson’s disease.

How genetics shape our addictions

Published: 20 September 2012

Genes predict the brain’s reaction to smoking 

Major advance in understanding risky but effective Multiple Sclerosis treatment

Published: 26 March 2013

Powerful treatment improves patients’ lives and provides new insight into mechanisms of the disease


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