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Webinar - Combining Proteomics Research with Small Molecule Assays in a Clinical Proteomics Platform (December 7, 2016)

We are pleased to announce the first Proteomics Platform learning webinar entitled: ''Combining Proteomics Research with Small...

Symposium Immunophenotyping Platform: Cutting edge applications in flow cytometry (January 20, 2017)

In the morning session, presentations will be given by researchers who currently use novel applications such as: microparticles research...

Workshop: Super-resolution (SR) Imaging (February 15, 2017)

This workshop entitled: “Super-Resolution Imaging (SR)” is organized by the Molecular Imaging Platform and will be followed by a demo...

Proteomics Platform: Seminar #1 (April 20, 2017)

Rapid Characterization of Cancer with Ambient Mass Spectrometry Methods & How Multimodal Imaging Can Help...

Biofilms—the eradication has begun

Have you ever heard of biofilms? They are slimy, glue-like membranes that are produced by microbes, like bacteria and fungi, in order to...

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...

Kidney graft success - does age and sex matter?

The success of kidney transplant is dependent on the age and sex of both the donor and the recipient, according to research published...

Jade Lasiste, MD

Dr. Jade Lasiste, a graduate student in pathology, was awarded the Member-in-Training (MIT) Outstanding Poster...

Flow Cytometry Seminar (March 9, 2017)

This seminar entitled: “BD Horizon Tour 3.0 Multicolor Panel Design” is organized by the Immunophenotyping platform...

Pediatric Research Seminar (June 5, 2017)

Molecular changes in aging female germline
Invited Speaker: Andrea Jurisicova, PhD

New study reinforces importance of implementing newborn screening for cystic fibrosis in Quebec

A new study led by a team from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and Cystic Fibrosis Canada reinforces the benefits of newborn screening...

Christine McCusker wins Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Award

Dr. Christine McCusker, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University and Director, Division of Allergy & Immunology, Montreal Children’s Hospital was recently...

Research project led by RI-MUHC scientist gets $1.65 M from NSERC for training project

A team led by Dr. Jake Barralet, professor at McGill University and scientist at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) will receive $1.65 million from the...

Traditional skin tests used to predict allergies to antibiotics are useless say Montreal researchers

Skin tests traditionally used to predict allergies to amoxicillin, one of the most commonly prescribed antibiotics in children, are ineffective according to a new study led by a team at the...

A tropical parasitic disease emerges in the Canadian Arctic

An outbreak of an intestinal parasite common in the tropics, known as Cryptosporidium, has been identified for the first time in the Arctic. The discovery was made in Nunavik...

RI-MUHC Project One of the Six Canadian Innovations Scaling Up to Improve Global Health

Dr Nikita Pant Pai and her team receive next-step scale-up funding from Grand Challenges Canada for their smartphone-based HIV self-test application (HIVSmart!)

Inappropriate and overuse of antibiotics in fight against tuberculosis in India

Simulated patient study sheds new light on antibiotic use in India

Pets and Children are a Potential Source of C. difficile in the Community

New research at the RI-MUHC shows high rate of household transmission of bacteria

There are about 100 species of parasites that can be found in humans

That's why researchers at the National Reference Centre for Parasitology at the RI-MUHC, led by Dr. Momar Ndao, delve deep into the...

Creating a Community to Advance Global Health Diagnostics

In his latest Huffington Post blog entry, Dr. Madhukar Pai, Director of McGill Global Health Programs speaks to the dearth...