It's true they're good for short-term memory, but "shooter" games could also cause atrophy in the hippocampus, a new UdeM study finds.
Money from the Strategic Investment Fund for Post-Secondary Institutions will help both Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital and the Montreal Heart Institute expand their operations.
A training program to improve obstetrical management at Quebec hospitals resulted in fewer medically unjustified caesareans and generated major savings for the healthcare system.
For his doctorate, Sylvain Gaudet is studying how to help athletes cut down on injuries during training.
Metformin shows promise to treat Fragile X syndrome, an inherited form of intellectual disability.
The World Health Summit Regional Meeting identified 12 priority actions aimed at improving health and healthcare across the world.
Chemists from Italy and Canada specializing in nanotechnology create a molecular slingshot that could shoot drugs at precise locations in the human body once triggered by specific disease markers.
College students and other 18-to-25's aren't getting the attention they need to avoid taking up smoking, says PhD candidate Thierry Gagné, who wrote a paper on the subject.
Getting the right organ to the right recipient is always a challenge. UdeM scientists think artificial intelligence can help.
Dr. André Veillette and his team have discovered why immunotherapy would work in some patients and not at all in others. This finding is published today in Nature.