A training program to improve obstetrical management at Quebec hospitals resulted in fewer medically unjustified caesareans and generated major savings for the healthcare system.
Julie Hlavacek-Larrondo and Marie-Lou Gendron Marsolais, two researchers at Université de Montréal and the CRAQ, helped find the phenomenon through their work on radio waves.
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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.
Julie Saint-Laurent studies post-traumatic stress disorder among workers who’ve returned from abroad.
For his doctorate, Simon Laperrière explores the phenomenon of “fan theories” about major feature movies.
As part of his PhD, Vincent Denault explores why witnesses lie in court.
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.
An artificial intelligence programme to improve Tinder suggestions has been developed by Harm de Vries, a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Montreal who was sick of swiping left.
Researchers find that the brain cells most at risk in the disease consume unusually high amounts of energy, gradually exhausting and killing themselves.
Temporary visual deprivation shortly after birth induces permanent auditory responses in the visual area of the brain.
While there are many worthy candidates for this honour, only 20 researchers have been selected.
51 Eridani b is the first exoplanet discovered by the Gemini Planet Imager. It is a million times fainter than its star.