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.
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.
Money from the Strategic Investment Fund for Post-Secondary Institutions will help both Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital and the Montreal Heart Institute expand their operations.
A training program to improve obstetrical management at Quebec hospitals resulted in fewer medically unjustified caesareans and generated major savings for the healthcare system.
A 12-member steering committee co-chaired by Claridge CEO Pierre Boivin and UdeM Rector Guy Breton will guide the process.
Metformin shows promise to treat Fragile X syndrome, an inherited form of intellectual disability.
An international team of astrophysicists that includes researchers at iREx has discovered that one of the brown dwarfs nearest to our Sun is actually a planetary-mass object.
The World Health Summit Regional Meeting identified 12 priority actions aimed at improving health and healthcare across the world.
Chemists from Italy and Canada specializing in nanotechnology create a molecular slingshot that could shoot drugs at precise locations in the human body once triggered by specific disease markers.
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.
College students and other 18-to-25's aren't getting the attention they need to avoid taking up smoking, says PhD candidate Thierry Gagné, who wrote a paper on the subject.