TÉLÉ-QUÉBÉC | Brain’s biological clock stimulates thirst before sleep 

Published: 20Mar2018

On sait que le sommeil et la température de notre corps sont régulés par l'horloge biologique. Charles Bourque, du Centre de recherche du CUSM à Montréal, a découvert une nouvelle fonction qui le...

Brain genes related to innovation revealed in birds

Published: 14Mar2018

Wild birds that are more clever than others at foraging for food  have different levels of a neurotransmitter receptor that has been linked with intelligence in humans, according to a study led by...

Launch of the HBHL Knowledge Mobilization Program

Published: 6Mar2018

Healthy Brains for Healthy Lives (HBHL) is a high profile, high priority multidisciplinary and cross-sectoral initiative located at McGill University made possible with support from the Canada...

Launch of the McGill-Western Collaboration Grant Program

Published: 6Feb2018

Canada First Research Excellence Fund's investment of $150 million in McGill University's Healthy Brains for Healthy Lives (HBHL) and Western University's BrainsCAN marks a pivotal step that will...

A non-invasive method to detect Alzheimer’s disease

Published: 19Dec2017

New research has drawn a link between changes in the brain’s anatomy and biomarkers that are known to appear at the earliest stages of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), findings that could one day provide...

Deep Brainhack 2017


Curious about how deep learning can be used on your data? Come to the Deep Brainhack 2017, a two-day hackathon that will bring together Montreal’s deep learning specialists and neuroscientists....

Ludmer Center Neuroscience Lecture


The Ludmer Center invites faculty, researchers & students to a Neuroscience Guest Lecture on December 12, 2016. The lecture begins at 2:00 pm in the de Grandpre Communications Centre of the...

William Feindel (1918-2014)

Published: 15Jan2014

William Feindel, O.C., G.O.Q., MDCM, D. Phil...


Published: 17Nov2014

 Study has far-reaching implications for unconscious role of infant experiences on adult development...

Neuro awarded over $15 M in CIHR funding

Published: 28Jul2015

Researchers get inaugural Foundation grants for high-impact, long-term programs...