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Better Understanding ALS by Looking at How Cells Change

Eight years in the making, a discovery by neuroscientists in Montreal highlights the value of long-term, fundamental research and provides important information for future drug targets.
15-Mar-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Staying Clean Keeps Seafish Smart

"Vet" service provided by smaller fish is key to keeping coral reefs healthy, a Canadian study finds
5-Mar-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Too Much TV at Age 2 Makes for Less Healthy Adolescents

Skipping breakfast, eating junk food and doing less well in school might all result from watching TV too young, study finds.
12-Feb-2018 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Better-Educated Men = Healthier Women and Mothers in the Developing World

In much of Africa and Asia, the more schooling a man has, the more likely his partner will take birth control or seek medical help in pregnancy, according to Canadian researchers
30-Jan-2018 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Discovery of the 'Pioneer' That Opens the Genome

Researchers explain a cell differentiation mechanism in Nature Genetics.
23-Jan-2018 12:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Cellular Seismology: Putting Vibrations on the Map

Scientists in Montreal develop a unique technique to map, on a scale of milliseconds, the elasticity of the components inside a cell.
15-Jan-2018 3:45 PM EST Add to Favorites

Re-Programming Innate Immune Cells to Fight Tuberculosis

Canadian researchers’ innovative work promises to make vaccines more effective against tuberculosis and other infectious diseases like the flu.
10-Jan-2018 4:45 PM EST Add to Favorites

Planets Around Other Stars Are Like Peas in a Pod

A study of 909 planets and 355 stars carried out at the W.M. Keck Observatory reveals that, unlike our solar system, other planetary systems are distinguished by strict regularity.
8-Jan-2018 3:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Not All Canadians Feeling the Heat of Climate Change

While Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in Paris hammering out the details of the global fight against climate change, a new study out of the University of Montreal and the Trottier Energy Institute shows that Canadian attitudes are somewhat...
30-Nov-2015 7:05 AM EST

University experts available to journalists to clarify #ParisAttacks / #AttentasParis

16-Nov-2015 9:05 PM EST


Canadian University #Criminology Prof Supports #Legalization of #Marijuana. #Cdnpoli

9-Nov-2015 1:05 PM EST


#CharlieHebdo #JeSuisCharlie - University Experts Available for Media Comment

16-Jan-2015 1:00 PM EST

Referendum on Scotland #Independence – University Experts Available to Speak From Quebec/Canada Perspective #Indyref #Voteyes #Voteno

16-Sep-2014 9:20 AM EDT


#WorldHepatitisDay: Experts Available

28-Jul-2014 11:00 AM EDT

@uMontreal_News Expert Available for Media Comment on #India Elections #Indiavotes #india2014

14-May-2014 9:45 AM EDT

@uMontreal_news Experts Comment on #Quebec Election Issues #QC2014 #polqc #cdnpoli

21-Mar-2014 10:00 AM EDT

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