Team from RI-MUHC and Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute “follow a gut feeling” and discover a new stem cell
The human body has a remarkable ability to repair and renew itself. However, as we all know, our regenerative capacity quickly dwindles once we reach adulthood.
Children in Quebec are not diagnosed early enough with type 1 diabetes
A study reveals a rise in the number of children presenting a life-threatening complication at diagnosis.
The unanticipated early origins of childhood brain cancer
Canadian researchers identify earliest traces of brain cancer long before the disease becomes symptomatic
Maternal gestational diabetes linked to diabetes in children
Children of mothers who had gestational diabetes during pregnancy could be at increased risk of type 1 diabetes themselves
Increase in children and teens seen in ERs for suicide attempts and suicidal thoughts
Lead study author and RI-MUHC researcher Brett Burstein reports an alarming rise in suicidal behaviour over the last decade
Predicting Breast Cancer Metastasis to the Lung and Liver with Biomarkers
RI-MUHC researcher Peter Siegel and research associate Sébastien Tabariès have identified a key component of breast cancer metastasis to the liver and lung
Anti-TB drugs can increase risk of TB re-infection
Treatment leads to changes in gut microbiota, compromising immunity
Call for expressions of interest: 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).
Using laser light to study how epilepsy arises in the healthy brain
Scientists at the RI-MUHC have developed a new method to study how seizures arise in the healthy brain.
EMSB and the Research Institute of the MUHC to launch historic STEAM partnership to engage youth in science
High-school students will collaborate with researchers on science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics projects.