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Cancer Treatment : Therapeutic Approach Gives Hope for the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma

A new therapeutic approach tested by a team from Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital and the University of Montreal gives promising results for the treatment of multiple myeloma, a cancer of the bone marrow currently considered incurable with conventional...
5-Feb-2016 5:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Teen Suicide: ADHD Medication as Prevention

Black-box warnings about the dangers of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) medications are confusing and could have serious consequences for the risk of youth suicide, according to researchers at the Institut universitaire en santé...
1-Feb-2016 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Twenty-Five-Point Drop in IQ Caused by Lack of Gene Copy

Researchers measured the intelligence of 700 family members who had at least one relative carrying the same genetic mutation on chromosome 16, which is known to predispose to autistic spectrum disorders. Even in study participants whose IQ was...
27-Jan-2016 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Immunotherapy for Epstein-Barr Related Lymphomas

Health Canada recently approved, for the first time in Canada, a clinical project for a Phase I study aimed at treating lymphomas associated with the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) through adoptive cellular immunotherapy that is specific to EBV. By...
14-Jan-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Too Much Sugar? There’s an Enzyme for That

Discovery of a glucose detoxification enzyme that provides novel therapeutics for obesity and diabetes
11-Jan-2016 11:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Orthopedic Surgery Simulation

A unique training simulator for orthopedic open surgery (knee reconstruction with total joint replacement) has been developed by OSSim Technologies Inc. in partnership with three University of Montreal orthopedic surgeons.
7-Jan-2016 11:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Solving the Mystery of Defective Embryos

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Discovery of a new mechanism that may explain why some embryos are not useful for fertility treatments
5-Jan-2016 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

When Rejection Comes From Within

new cellular structure responsible for previously unexplained rejection of organ transplants has been identified by researchers at the University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM.) This discovery could one day revolutionize...
15-Dec-2015 9:05 AM 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

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9-Nov-2015 1:05 PM EST

#CharlieHebdo #JeSuisCharlie - University Experts Available for Media Comment

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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

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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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