Low-Income HIV Patients Suffer with Healthcare Access

Quebecers do not have equal access to anti-retroviral treatment (ART) for HIV and AIDS, a long-term study undertaken by a team from...

Beyond Killing Tuberculosis

Historically, our view of host defense against infection was that we must eliminate pathogens to eradicate disease. However, this perspective...

Yousof Mostafavi PourManshadi, MD, M.Sc.

After completing a medical degree in Iran, Dr. Yousof Mostafavi earned a CIHR-Quebec Respiratory Health Training scholarship in 2016-2017 and a McGill Entrance...

Nowrin Hoque and Jaryd Sullivan

Congratulations to two students in Dr. Behr’s lab who earned Cystic Fibrosis Canada studentships in the same competition! Nowrin Hoque previously worked in Dr. Dao Nguyen’s laboratory...

RI-MUHC researcher honoured at international symposium on gastroenterology

In his decades of work in the field of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Dr. Ernest Seidman has had a steady influence on many professionals in the...

Mohamed Nazhat Al Yafi, MD, and Noémie Joannette-Lafrance

Congratulations to Dr. Mohamed Nazhat Al Yafi and Noémie Joannette-Lafrance, whose interuniversity team placed first of six in the 2018 final presentations...

Pediatric Research Seminar (May 14, 2018)

What's New in Dravet Syndrome: Research Advances in the Past 12 Months
Invited Speaker: KENNETH A. MYERS, MD, PHD, FRCPC

Researchers discover new genetic mutation linked to osteonecrosis of the hip

Scientists at the Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) have discovered a new genetic mutation linked to osteonecrosis of the hip...

Like babies, eggs send signals when hungry

In humans and other mammals, the female reproductive cells – the eggs or oocytes – need nourishment in order to grow and remain fertile...

RNAscope technology presented by Advanced Cell Diagnostics and Roche (April 26, 2018)

RNAscope® technology is proven in various research areas such as cancer, neuroscience, immuno-oncology, infectious disease and...

Tackling adherence to treatment on several fronts

Learning to become self-sufficient and responsible is part of life’s journey through the teen and young adult years. Mistakes are often...

Pediatric Research Seminar (April 30, 2018)

Cardiac mechanics in congenital diaphragmatic hernia – Does the left ventricle contribute to outcomes?
Invited Speaker: GABRIEL ALTIT, MDCM, FRCPC, FAAP, MSc(c)

Pediatric Research Seminar (May 7, 2018)

Regulation of BMP Signaling Occurs at Multiple Levels
Invited Speaker: KRISTI WHARTON, PHD

Annual 3MT competition delivers (sound) bite-sized research excellence

Recently, McGill held its seventh annual 3-Minute Thesis/ Ma thèse en 180 secondes competition in which graduate students deliver concise...

Surashri Shinde-Jadhav

Congratulations to Surashri Shinde-Jadhav, whose presentation earned the People’s Choice award in the finals of the seventh annual McGill University...

Meet RIPK3: Good Cop, Bad Cop, all in one

Each year, influenza kills half a million people globally with the elderly and very young most often the victims. In fact, the Centers for...

CANCELLED - Pediatric Research Seminar (April 23, 2018)

Invited Speakers: LOYDIE JEROME-MAJEWSKA, PHD, Associate Professor...

RI-MUHC researcher Sara Ahmed among six from McGill to share $59M in new funding

Dr. Sara Ahmed from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and School of Physical and Occupational...

Wanted: Leaders for a TB-free world

World TB Day, which falls on March 24th each year, is designed to raise public awareness about the devastating health, social and economic...

Researchers renew the battle against Alzheimer’s

Dr. Lisa Koski's lab at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) is one of only three worldwide sites...