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.
An Montreal Clinical Research Institute discovery sheds light on osteocalcin, a hormone produced by our bones that affects how we metabolize sugar and fat.
A mobile clinic run by UdeM’s School of Optometry offers free eye and vision care to homeless people at the Maison du Père shelter.
Long-term cannabis consumption increases violent behaviour in young people in psychiatric care, a new study shows.
A new study finds that food insecurity is a big concern and lead ammunition still a problem, and reminds people not to drink from the hot-water tap nor use that water to cook.
In a new project, ex-patients will join oncology teams at six Quebec health institutions – a small revolution in health care.
UdeM researchers find a way to reduce replication of the AIDS virus in the gastrointestinal tract.