Deep Brainhack 2017


Curious about how deep learning can be used on your data? Come to the Deep Brainhack 2017, a two-day hackathon that will bring together Montreal’s deep learning specialists and neuroscientists....

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...

ALS Education Day


In partnership between the Montreal Neurological Institute & Hospital’s ALS Clinic & the ALS Society of Quebec, we are pleased to invite you to an educational day on all aspects of care of...

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...

An infallible hand-held probe to aid cancer surgery

Published: 28Jun2017

Canadian researchers have invented an intraoperative probe that reliably detects multiple types of tumour cells ...

Erasure of negative memories one step closer to reality

Published: 27Jun2017

Different forms of memory exist in the same neuron and can be manipulated separately...