A group of Montréal researchers is one of five teams in Canada to receive a grant from The W. Garfield Weston Foundation – Brain Canada Multi-Investigator Research Initiative (MIRI), supported by the government of Canada. The scientists will obtain $1.5 million over three years to accelerate novel neuroscience research. The project will be conducted by the IRCM’s neuroscience experts – Drs. Michel Cayouette (Director of the Cellular Neurobiology research unit), Frédéric Charron (Director of the Molecular Biology of Neural Development research unit), and Artur Kania (Director of the Neural Circuit Development research unit) – as well as their colleague in the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery at McGill University, Dr. Keith K. Murai.



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May 1, 2013