A nanoscale machine composed of synthetic DNA can be used for the rapid, sensitive and low-cost diagnosis of many diseases, including HIV.
Professor Lehoux believes it is possible to invest in health technologies that are socially relevant.
McGill’s Dr. Mark Ware and Université de Montréal’s Dr. Aline Boulanger demonstrate the long term safety of medical cannabis use by patients suffering from chronic pain.
Researchers observed that protection from light resulted in a 50% reduction in mortality rates.
Electrochemical test's sensing principle may be generalized to many different targets, leading to inexpensive devices that could detect dozens of disease markers in less than 5 minutes.
It is possible that women tend to focus on feelings, while men remain somewhat less ‘passive' toward negative emotions.
By studying the genetics of populations infected by the Lassa virus, Jesse Shaprio and his colleagues were able to trace its geographic origin and evolution.
It is important to identify the early indicators of Alzheimer's so that patients can receive treatment as soon as possible.
A giant step towards preventing prematurity, which is the world's leading cause of infant death.
The rewarding effects of endurance activity are modulated by leptin, a key hormone in metabolism. Leptin inhibits physical activity through dopamine neurons in the brain.