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Published on : 12 Feb 2008

Montreal Neurological Institute receives $15 million in federal support

The Honourable Jim Prentice, Minister of Industry, today highlighted the $15 million investment in support of the Montreal Neurological Institute, as part of his presentation at the annual Wilder Penfield Lecture.

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Published on : 11 Feb 2008

MNI researchers locate neurological basis of depression frequently reported by athletes following sports concussion

Researchers at the Montreal Neurological Institute of McGill University have identified the neurological basis of depression in male athletes with persisting post-concussion symptoms. The study, published in this week’s issue of Archives of General Psychiatry, has important clinical implications for the treatment of individuals who have suffered a cerebral concussion.

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Published on : 17 Jan 2008

Building the Future – 21st century nano tools to repair the nervous system

Rio Tinto Alcan donates $1 million to Montreal Neurological Institute campaign

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Published on : 16 Jan 2008

Jingle bells not merry for tone-deaf individuals

MNI, UdeM researchers find thicker cortex in tone-deaf individuals renders music like ‘pots and pans being thrown on a kitchen floor’

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Published on : 19 Dec 2007

Discovery Day at the Montreal Neurological Institute

The exciting world of neuroscience will be on display today for a select group of Montreal high school students taking part in Discovery Day, a national activity that is organized by The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame and Pfizer Canada.

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Published on : 29 Nov 2007

Friend or Foe: The nose knows

A new brain-imaging study by researchers at the Montreal Neurological Institute (MNI) of McGill University reveals that humans have a far more sophisticated sense of smell than previously believed and are able to accurately smell the difference between a stranger and a friend.

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Published on : 27 Nov 2007

2007 Faculty and Staff Campaign: November 15th – December 7th

Join in the Neuro Spirit! Campaign co-chairs, Hanna Pappius and Gilles Bertrand, will lead this volunteer-driven effort to raise funds.

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Published on : 20 Nov 2007

Researchers take first steps towards spinal cord reconstruction following injury

A new study has identified what may be a pivotal first step towards the regeneration of nerve cells following spinal cord injury, using the body's own stem cells.

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Published on : 12 Nov 2007

MNI Neuroscientist honored by Acfas

Dr. Edith Hamel, neuroscientist at the Montreal Neurological Institute of McGill University, has received the prestigious Prix Adrien-Pouliot 2007

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Published on : 12 Oct 2007

ALS Press Conference

Recent discoveries presented at the 3rd Annual Fondation André-Delambre Symposium. Thursday, October 4, 2007 at 12:30 p.m. in the Jeanne Timmins Amphitheatre, Montreal Neurological Institute

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Published on : 03 Oct 2007

Manulife Financial donates $1 million to Montreal Neurological Institute campaign

Manulife Financial strengthened its commitment to Canadian healthcare today with a $1-million donation to the ‘Thinking Ahead Campaign’

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Published on : 01 Oct 2007

In memory of the past, in honour of the future

The Cyril & Dorothy and Joel & Jill Reitman Family Foundation donates $1 million to the MNI

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Published on : 01 Oct 2007

World-Renowned Scientist gives $1 million to the MNI

Dr. Brenda Milner, world-renowned pioneer in the field of memory research and faculty member at the Montreal Neurological Institute (MNI) at McGill University for over 50 years, announced today that she will donate $1 million dollars towards the MNI’s ‘Thinking Ahead’ Campaign.

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Published on : 01 Oct 2007