Playing 3D-platform video games regularly may improve cognitive functions in seniors and increase grey matter in a brain structure called the hippocampus.
A discovery that paves the way for a better understanding of the mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders.
In Quebec, more anglophones are choosing French universities.
For her doctoral thesis, Laureline Chiapello is studying the creativity of video game designers.
Paul Raymond Robichaud is writing his doctoral thesis on the principle of locality in quantum physics.
For his doctorate, Sylvain Gaudet is studying how to help athletes cut down on injuries during training.
For her doctorate, Valentine Crosset is probing how the terrorist group goes about creating and organizing its online propaganda.
Morgane Bonamy hopes these misunderstood carnivores will someday be reintroduced to their natural habitat in northern Quebec.
For his doctorate, Simon Laperrière explores the phenomenon of “fan theories” about major feature movies.
Julie Saint-Laurent studies post-traumatic stress disorder among workers who’ve returned from abroad.
As part of his PhD, Vincent Denault explores why witnesses lie in court.
By engineering tissue, researchers come up with a new alternative to the usual therapeutic medications that prolong the life of patients CF.
To mark the 40th anniversary of the French-born physician's Nobel Prize for medicine, UdeM is naming its assembly hall after him.
Researchers find exciting potential for little-known exoplanet – and discover another planet in the process.
An international team of researchers measured the spin rates of low-mass stellar companions in order to find new clues to their origin and figure out if they are planets or tiny “failed” stars.
Louise Arbour, laureate of the 2016 Tang Prize, chooses to donate the grant bestowed by this prestigious award to the Faculty of Law.
Scientists at UdeM's Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine design better molecules that make it harder for plasmids to move between bacteria.
Experiments conducted on worms, zebrafish, mice and, lastly, on human subjects in a limited clinical trial, conclude that pimozide may be effective in treating amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
A new study shows pregnant women living near natural-gas "fracking" sites have concentrations of a benzene biomarker in their urine that are over three times higher than other Canadians'.
The Montreal Canadiens is partnering with UdeM scientists to help get its players in optimal physical shape.
The largest whole-genome sequencing study on epilepsy was led by Dr. Jacques Michaud of CHU Sainte-Justine.