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Dr. Stefanie Blain-Moraes named among the world’s top young scientists by WEF

Dr. Stefanie Blain-Moraes is one of three McGill academics recently named among the planet’s top scientists under the age of 40 by...

Bridging science and the fine arts: The Convergence Initiative conveys a passion for neuroscience

It happens to all of us. We go to an art museum with an open mind and the will to learn something new, but we get lost in translation...

Researchers Brief Parliamentarians on Neurological Conditions that Cause Significant Economic Burden

Earlier this week, Mr. John Oliver, MP (Oakville), Chair of the Parliamentary Health Research Caucus and Ms. Carol Hughes, MP (Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing), NDP...

A message from Dr. Simon Ducharme, Director, Mental Health Mission

As the new Research Director for the Mental Health mission, Dr. Murai and I have been working to increase collaborations between basic researchers and clinical researchers in...

Congratulations!

Ph.D. Thesis Defense: Ibrahim El Cheikh Kays...

Congratulations to Claire Gizowski: first recipient of the Annual Carbonetto Award

Given annually to a trainee from the Centre for Research in Neuroscience (CRN) that has...

The “Convergence” initiative takes flight: RI-MUHC trainees and Concordia University fine arts students explore new ways to explain brain research

Is it art, or is it science? It’s “Convergence: Perceptions of Neuroscience,” a project that promises unique rewards to those who dare to cross the great divide...

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Science Exposed People choice Award from Acfas_NSERC...

Brain’s biological clock stimulates thirst before sleep

The brain’s biological clock stimulates thirst in the hours before sleep, according to a study published in the journal...

Critical years ahead in fight against hepatitis C virus

In the last five years, new drugs have revolutionized the treatment of hepatitis C (HCV), a virus that causes serious liver disease.