Alzheimer's

New mechanism detected in Alzheimer’s disease

Published: 13Oct2017

By Chris Chipello McGill University researchers have discovered a cellular mechanism that may contribute to the breakdown of communication between neurons in Alzheimer’s disease.

Could olfactory loss point to Alzheimer’s disease?

Published: 15Aug2017

By the time you start losing your memory, it's almost too late. That's because the damage to your brain associated with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) may already have been going on for as long as twenty...

In support of World Alzheimer’s Day

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You are invited to attend an event  on September 22, 2016 (5:30 – 8:30 pm)/channels-contributeCategory: Dept. of Biology Medicine Research Faculty of Medicine MNI Dept. of Physiology

Québec Science 10 best discoveries: Two members from Douglas Hospital

Published: 8Jan2015

Dr. Gustavo Turecki along with Dr. Juan Pablo Lopez speak about the identification of a molecule that predicts treatment response for depressed patients....

Memory and Alzheimer’s: towards a better comprehension

Published: 3Sep2014

A study just published in the prestigious Nature Neuroscience journal by, Sylvain Williams, PhD, and his team, of the Research Centre of the Douglas Mental Health University Institute and McGill...

Blocking overactive receptor in Alzheimer’s recovers memory loss and more

Published: 17Jun2013

A new study shows that memory pathology in older mice with Alzheimer’s disease can be reversed with treatment. The study by researchers from the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital - The...

Technology has unprecedented ability to detect and diagnose Alzheimer’s

Published: 5Feb2013

January 28, 2013 - A revolutionary technology has the ability to detect and diagnose Alzheimer’s disease with unprecedented accuracy. The computerized technique known as SNIPE analyzes magnetic...

Scientists discover gene behind rare disorders

Published: 9Oct2012

International study with researchers at The Neuro reveals links with other neurodegenerative diseases...