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Novel gene therapy trial offers hope to patients with rare metabolic disease

Samuel is the first Canadian and the ninth patient worldwide to participate in the second phase of a study using gene therapy to treat Glycogen storage disease type I, otherwise known as GSD.

Call for Applications: Executive Director and Chief Scientific Officer, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC)

The RI-MUHC is seeking a dynamic and strategic leader to serve as its next Executive Director and Chief Scientific Officer (ED/CSO)

Interdisciplinary Consortium Receives Grant to Develop Next-Generation Cell-Based Cancer Vaccines

Cell-based cancer vaccines are revolutionizing the treatment of previously incurable cancers

COVID-19 pandemic: Looking back to better tackle future challenges

In two recent studies, RI-MUHC researchers provide useful information for evaluating public health strategies

Canadian researchers work together to develop made-in-Canada COVID-19 testing capacity

The road towards Canadian testing capacity began in Montreal

Rifampin for Latent TB: Shorter and safer than the standard treatment, but also cheaper

A new study shows that rifampin regimen is cheaper than isoniazid for latent tuberculosis

COVID-19 pandemic: the need for privacy and digital contact tracing

RI-MUHC researcher Abhinav Sharma calls for an approach emphasizing voluntary consent

COVID-19 impact on cancer patients: MUHC researchers take part in a multinational study

Published in The Lancet, the study reveals cancer-specific factors associated with increased mortality

Why do some non-smokers get COPD while many heavy smokers don’t?

A new study highlights a strong risk factor for COPD related to lung development

Hydroxychloroquine not effective in preventing the development of COVID-19 when used as post-exposure prophylaxis

A new study suggests that hydroxychloroquine is not effective in preventing the development of COVID-19 in individuals exposed to SARS-CoV-2

Interim Leadership of the Research Institute of the MUHC

The Board of Directors of the RI-MUHC is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Miguel N. Burnier, Jr. to the position of Interim Executive Director and Chief Scientific Officer of the RI-MUHC

Made-in-Canada COVID-19 test developed at McGill receives government support

Government support for McGill and RI-MUHC team in COVID-19 testing

COVID-19 Q&A: Tina Montreuil on helping children cope with anxiety

“It is not only what you say that matters, but what you do”

The RI-MUHC receives and tests the first UV-Disinfection robot in Canada

Novel robotics technology could potentially reduce healthcare-associated infections

International consortium investigates overactive immune cells as cause of COVID-19 deaths

New publication links neutrophil infiltration in the lungs of patients to COVID-19 symptoms

FRQ to create a province-wide COVID-19 Biobank

RI-MUHC researchers take leading roles in the initiative

New Leadership Options for Research Institute of the MUHC Being Explored

Research Institute of the MUHC Focused on COVID-19 Priorities

$4 M for MUHC Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Fund

Prominent Montreal families come together to fight the pandemic

RI-MUHC innovative clinical trial assesses hydroxychloroquine for prevention and treatment of COVID-19

Initially restricted to health care workers in Quebec, the clinical study is now open to all eligible adults

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