Brighter prospects for chronic pain

Published: 20 April 2016

Researchers use optogenetics to produce pain relief by shutting off neurons with light...

Gene mutations shown to cause form of HSP

Published: 9 May 2016

Scientists at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital (MNI) have identified novel gene mutations that cause hereditary spastic paraplegia (HSP), a step forward in efforts to treat this...

Onward to Open Science

Published: 30 August 2017

The Neuro to launch open research publishing platform with F1000...

The Neuro signs agreement with Chinese and Cuban institutes

Published: 23 April 2018

Partners agree to share resources, establish steering committee for closer collaboration...

Brain responses found to originate from previously unknown source

Published: 6 April 2016

Scientists at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital at McGill University have made an important discovery about the human auditory system and how to study it, findings that could lead to...

Helping people see again

31 May 2019

The Neuro’s Christopher Pack examines how the brain sees the world

Caves, space and neuroscience

19 Dec 2018

Spelunking could help us better understand long-term spaceflight, and our brains


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The Neuro (Montreal Neurological Institute-Hospital) is a bilingual academic healthcare institution. We are a McGill research and teaching institute; delivering high-quality patient care, as part of the Neuroscience Mission of the McGill University Health Centre. We are proud to be a Killam Institution, supported by the Killam Trusts.



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