The Hospital for Sick Kids

Biofilms—the eradication has begun

22 Jun 2017

Have you ever heard of biofilms? They are slimy, glue-like membranes that are produced by microbes, like bacteria and fungi, in order to colonize surfaces. They can grow on animal and plant tissues...

Study sheds light on the causes of cerebral palsy

Published: 3Aug2015

Cerebral palsy (CP) is the most common cause of physical disability in children. Every year 140 children are diagnosed with cerebral palsy in Quebec.

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