RI-MUHC Live

On the genetics trail

Researchers have identified the genetic mutation responsible for one patient's serious health problems, finally solving a medical...

Encouraging results for patients with aggressive brain cancer

Being diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor is devastating news for patients and their loved ones. Whereas some types...

Improving the efficacy of drug development: Another milestone agreement for biosensor technology

Biosensor technology co-developed by Dr. Stéphane Laporte, a scientist at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC), and...

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...

BUILD grant could help solve the mysteries of deadly lung disease

Dr. Carolyn Baglole has been awarded a grant as part of the Boehringer Ingelheim Innovation in Understanding ILD (BUILD) program, in recognition...

Interview with Dr. Don Sheppard

Touching down in Frankfurt en route to Beirut to deliver a lecture on human fungal disease, Dr. Don Sheppard willingly makes time to share...

Doctoral student Necola Guerrina: Connecting basic respiratory research with clinical needs

Necola Guerrina is unlikely to become the stereotypical solitary scientist. This doctoral student in pathology has a talent for communication and collaboration...

Interview with Dr. Isabel Fortier

When I was little, I was fascinated by the way the human body works. Later I decided to study biology to find out more about it, and I went into epidemiology for my doctorate...

Seminar: Controls for Flow Cytometry Experiments (May 25, 2017)

This presentation entitled: “Controls for Flow Cytometry Experiments” is organized by the Immunophenotyping Platform...

Pediatric Research Seminar (May 29, 2017)

Genome to Outcome: Updates on an integrated cohort study for autism and related conditions
Invited Speaker: MAYADA ELSABBAGH, PhD

Pediatric Research Seminar (June 5, 2017)

Molecular changes in aging female germline
Invited Speaker: Andrea Jurisicova, PhD
The RI-MUHC and the MUHC are involved in community events throughout the year and warmly invite all who wish to participate.
 

A little flower for a great cause (March 30-31, 2017)

During Daffodil Month, the Canadian Cancer Society (CSC) will be selling flowers for a...

March for Science – Montreal (April 22, 2017)

This year on Earth Day, people across Canada, the US, and around the world will be marching in support for science. A group of researchers from the Cancer Research Program...