Latest MontrÃ©al Stories
Moving to Canada could be hazardous for the health of young immigrants.
According to a Nature Genetics study, an international group of researchers has used genomics to decode the blueprint of Plasmodium falciparum â€“ a strain of malaria most resistant to drugs that causes the most deaths around the world.
The research group of Dr. FranÃ§ois Robert, a researcher at the Institut de recherches cliniques de MontrÃ©al (IRCM), in collaboration with the team of Dr. Daniel Durocher (Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute and University of Toronto) accomplished a technical breakthrough: they mapped all the fragile sites of a living organism, the budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
A new study has found that Vitamin D, readily available in supplements or cod liver oil, can counter the effects of Crohn's disease.
A UniversitÃ© de MontrÃ©al research team is developing a pill composed of leptin, the protein that tells our brain to stop eating.
A study published in today's online edition the American Journal of Human Genetics, allowed the first identification of a new form of adult onset muscular dystrophy.
First-of-its-kind work sheds light on HPV transmission.
UniversitÃ© de MontrÃ©al research on semantic memory.
On Noah's Ark animals came in twos: male and female. In human bodies trillions of cells are coupled, too, and so are the molecules from which they are composed.
Women are better than men at distinguishing between emotions, especially fear and disgust.
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