Welcome to the McGill Centre for Research in Neuroscience!
The CRN provides training to students toward an MSc or PhD, and to postdoctoral researchers and MDs for careers in research.
Recent CRN News
- Congratulations to Katrina Choe and members of the Bourque lab for their recent work published in Neuron identifying an important mechanism linking salt intake and blood pressure. High Salt Intake Increases Blood Pressure via BDNF Mediated Downregulation of KCC2 and Impaired Baroreflex Inhibition of Vasopressin Neurons. Neuron. January 22, 2015. See also press releases from the MUHC and McGill.
- New findings from Erin Nuro and Denise Cook from the Murai Lab reveal a novel mechanism involved in constraining synaptic plasticity and memory formation. FXR1P limits long-term memory, long-lasting synaptic potentiation, and de novo GluA2 translation. Cell Reports. 2014 Nov 20;9(4):1402-16. See also press releases from the MUHC and McGill.