In the last decade, 7 million hectares of boreal forest in Eastern Canada have been destroyed by the spruce budworm, leaving devastation and fires in its wake.
As it celebrates its 375th anniversary, how does Montreal see itself? To mark the occasion, several UdeM professors lend their voices to our great city.
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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.
A new study confirms the tendency to smoke of people with schizophrenia and low smoking cessation rates.
An award to Stefan Parent by the scoliosis research society.
Maple syrup protects neurons and prevents the development of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in C. elegans worms, according to a study by college students.
Une étude publiée dans le Journal of Neuropsychology révèle les effets indésirables d’une commotion cérébrale sur la qualité des relations parent-enfant.
A clinical study demonstrating the safety of the PulmoBind biomarker and the ability of the PulmoBind tomography (SPECT) scan to clearly show abnormal results in patients with pulmonary hypertension.
A recent study has demonstrated that, beyond causing memory problems, Alzheimer’s disease also impairs visual face perception.
The Faculty of Law of the Université de Montréal announce the creation of the Observatoire national en matière de droits linguistiques (National Observatory on Linguistic Rights).
New research has discovered that a common genetic defect in beta cells may underlie both known forms of diabetes.
"It is important to change our mentalities and behaviours with regard to sexual violence."
Research team now provide a new mechanism for that blinding retinal disease that debunk the scientific beliefs surrounding the cause of abnormal proliferation of blood vessels leading to blindness.