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.
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.
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.