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Shared genetic marker offers new promise in targeting specific ovarian and lung cancers

Two new papers offer promise that a drug currently used to treat estrogen positive breast cancer may be effective in treating two different types of cancer

Our Canadian Women Leaders in Global Health: Face to face with three extraordinary RI-MUHC scientists

Monday, February 11 is International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Increased depression and suicidal behaviour risk for young cannabis users

New international study reveals percentage of young cannabis users are gambling with risk of depression or suicidal behaviour

McGill paper wins journal award

A research paper describing a texture-based model that predicts lung metastasis risk in soft-tissue sarcomas won its authors the...

Cancer Research Program Seminar (February 19, 2019)

“Real world data; Patient perspectives”
Speaker: Jamil Asselah, MD

Cancer Research Program Seminar (February 12, 2019)

Understanding deregulation in AML at the bulk and single cell resolution
Speaker: Vincent Lavallée, MD

A hide-out for viruses in the testicles

RI-MUHC team leads an innovative study using testicular tissue to unlock the secrets of the immune system...

Viral communications hacking boosts Leishmania infections

New study sheds light on viral biology, could lead to efficient vaccines against a tropical disease

Dr. Louise Pilote to coordinate a new personalized medicine project, GOING-FWD

GOING-FWD is a data science, personalized medicine project funded by the CIHR and GENDER-NET+, to promote the integration of sex and gender analysis in research.

Dr. Sasha Bernatsky receives Arthritis Alliance of Canada Award

Dr. Sasha Bernatsky, Professor in the Department of Medicine at McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine, is the recipient of...

Infertility treatment linked with slightly higher risk of pregnancy complications

Women who become pregnant using infertility treatments have a slightly higher risk of a complication according to a new study

Quebec researchers among recipients of a $34 million grant

Researchers from McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine and the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) in Montreal...

Pediatric Research Seminar (February 25, 2019)

Imaging Cell Divisions at the Beginning of Life
Invited Speaker: GREG FITZHARRIS, PHD

Rare Disease Research Day: Research and Reach-Out (February 28, 2019)

To celebrate Rare Disease Day, the RI-MUHC Consortium for Rare Disease Research (CRDR) is planning a ½ day multidisciplinary event to...

Confronting a killer

Defeating tuberculosis (TB) will require in-depth collaboration, including researchers, medical professionals but also the communities...

Two awards for Dr. Robyn Tamblyn

Over the last several months Robyn Tamblyn, PhD, senior scientist at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre...

Recognizing children’s voices: nursing professor and researcher Franco Carnevale on his experiences as an RN and childhood ethicist

Child health is a major area of focus for many faculty members and researchers at McGill’s Ingram School of Nursing. Among them is...

Heart & Stroke honours RI-MUHC researcher

On November 14, the Heart and Stroke Foundation honoured three researchers – including two McGill faculty members – with an award...

Pediatric Research Seminar (January 28, 2019)

Genes and mechanism of androgenetic hydatidiform moles: an answer to a 40-year old question
Invited Speaker: RIMA SLIM, PHD

Québec Science magazine honours a team from the RI-MUHC!

Recent work by McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) gyneco-oncologists, Drs. Lucy Gilbert, Xing Zeng and Kris Jardon, along with...