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.
Medical professor Christopher Rudd and his research team have identified a key new mechanism that regulates the ability of T-cells of the immune system to react against foreign antigens and cancer.
Trump's biggest fans? Canadian universities
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.
Researchers have just released a new interactive tool to visualize, with unprecedented detail, the geographic distribution of climate opinions across Canada.
Young adults in their twenties who regularly binge drink have higher blood pressure which may increase the risk of developing hypertension, concludes a new study.
The FDA grants a Fast Track designation for a treatment for primary mitochondrial myopathy.
Drugs approved to treat heart failure, cardiac arrhythmia, and infections showed promising perspectives in treating cancers.
A new approach gives promising results for the treatment of multiple myeloma, considered incurable with conventional chemotherapy, resulted in a total cure rate of 41%, a record level.
Researchers question the pertinence of Health Canada ADHD medication warnings.
A new study provides valuable information about certain mechanisms governing DNA repair and action of drugs that prevent cancer cell growth.
Researchers analysed strategic voting during the elections and demonstrated that it was slightly more present during the 2015 federal election than in the past.
Even amongst study participants whose IQ was considered to be normal, researchers found a substantial 25 point drop in IQ score caused by 16p11.2 gene deletions.
Daniel Sinnett, professor in the Department of Pediatrics and the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, was appointed director of the Newtwork of Applied Genetic Medicine.