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New research offers hope for faster acting antidepressants

Published: 3Aug2017

For people suffering from depression, a day without treatment can seem like a lifetime. A new study explains why the most commonly prescribed antidepressants can take as long as six weeks to have...

Le CRIEM : centre de recherches permanent de l'Université McGill

Published: 25Jul2017

Le Centre de recherches interdisciplinaires en études montréalaises avait, depuis 2014, le statut de centre provisoire de la Faculté des arts de l’Université McGill. Le 25 mai dernier, au terme d...

Brains are more plastic than we thought

Published: 19Jul2017

Researchers train brains to use different regions for same task...

Detecting long-term concussion in athletes

Published: 12Jul2017

Researchers develop method that could one day be used in brain trauma lawsuits...

The Neuro to create world’s first ALS Phase 1 clinical trial unit

Published: 3Jul2017

The Tenaquip Foundation donation will allow for faster drug development, better care for ALS patients...

ALS – Fostering awareness of a devastating disease

Published: 2Jun2017

ALS takes away the patient’s motor functions one at a time, and the progress of finding effective drugs to counter its insidious effects has been slow. June is ALS Month, a good time to update the...

June is Stroke Month

Published: 1Jun2017

The Neuro is an important centre for stroke care in Montreal...

Our graduate student Jade Lasiste was awarded at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 2017 in Baltimo

Published: 19May2017

Congratulations to our graduate student Dr. Jade Lasiste from Dr. Miguel Burnier’s lab in the Department of Pathology at the McGill University.  As part of the Closing Keynote Jade was awarded the ...

Turning skin cells into brain cells

Published: 16May2017

Microglia, critical to Alzheimer’s research, can now be produced artificially...

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