According to an analysis of surveys in five countries done by researchers at UdeM and other institutions, women who work the night shift run a higher greater risk of developing breast cancer.
Led by UdeM professor Daniel Borsuk, surgeons at Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont announce that four months after the operation, their 64-year-old patient can breathe properly, chew, smell and speak.
The multidisciplinary team is the only one from Canada at SensUs, an international student competition in the Netherlands.
A study involving 3,927 men in Greater Montreal found that drinking a beer every day over a long period is associated with an increased risk of aggressive prostate cancer.
A study by two researchers at UdeM reveals a new aspect of resistance to chemotherapy in patients treated for ovarian cancer.
Even though they have more cardiovascular problems, fewer women and people over 65 are recruited for randomized clinical trials than men and younger people.
The more hospital-acquired infections are perceived to be everbody’s business, the more health professionals make sure to wash their hands.
Université de Montréal researchers find that disrupting the composition of ribosomes stops tumour cells from multiplying.
Vaccinating asthmatic pre-schoolers against influenza could dramatically reduce their risk of being hospitalized after an attack, researchers find.
Researchers look at the promising role played by the BMI1 gene, which could someday help mitigate or even reverse the disease.