Arkady Khoutorsky wins a 2023 CAN New Investigator award for pioneering research on chronic pain and neurological disorders

The Canadian Association for Neuroscience is very proud to present Arkady Khoutorsky, PhD, Associate Professor in the Department of Anesthesia and Faculty of...
May 18, 2023

STOPMTL.ca: unveiling of the first data on police stop experiences in Montreal

Participatory mapping project, co-led by FMHS prof Myrna Lashley, reveals that one in three citizens believe their appearance or identity contributed to their...
May 18, 2023

Alumni Stories with Leo Shen: Scientific curiosity and discoveries, from the GCI to the medical setting

GCI alumnus Leo Shen reminisces on his time at the GCI in the lab of Prof. Jerry Pelletier, discusses what he is doing...
May 18, 2023

GCI trainee Anna-Maria Lazaratos on her latest findings on therapies in patients with HER2+ breast cancer leptomeningeal metastases

Anna-Maria Lazaratos, GCI trainee and MD/PhD student in the lab of Prof. Peter Siegel, studies cancer metastasis. She recently published as lead author...
May 18, 2023

Study sheds light on how the immune system protects the body

Researchers explore how patients with a rare and severe immunodeficiency were still able to defend themselves normally against viruses, including COVID-19 First study of humans...
May 18, 2023

Focus on GCI trainees Tiffany Lin & Aristophane Chay for Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Melanoma accounts for only 1% of skin cancer diagnoses but causes the majority of skin cancer deaths. Two newer types of treatment, targeted...
May 18, 2023

Medical cannabis a valuable option for cancer pain relief 

A new study conducted at the RI-MUHC suggests that, as a complementary therapy for cancer patients, medical cannabis could be used safely and...
May 18, 2023

Getting things started at the McGill Antimicrobial Resistance Centre 

RI-MUHC and McGill researchers join forces against a major global threat to human health Mobilizing in the fight against antimicrobial resistance (AMR), researchers...
May 18, 2023

On opioid overdose, Orwell and grief

“Everyone dies, just some more than others.” And with that perhaps subconscious Orwellian reference (“All animals are equal but some are more equal...
May 12, 2023

MedSafer wins First Jury Prize in Acfas Génies en affaires competition 

Designed by MUHC clinicians and researchers, MedSafer is an application that helps reduce drug prescriptions in a safe manner On March 29, the...
May 4, 2023

McGill researchers identify new autophagy-regulating gene

Researchers report how they were able to identify a previously unknown gene involved in regulating autophagy and skeletal muscle integrity Autophagy is a...
May 4, 2023

Targeting rare disease 

A new study at The Neuro hopes to deliver the first targeted treatment for a common form of Muscular Dystrophy   Keith Martin was...
May 4, 2023