Cystic Fibrosis Translational Research Centre

McGill Opens Doors Wide for Cystic Fibrosis Research

Published: 27May2016

For McGill scientists specializing in protein-traffi cking diseases such as cystic fi brosis (CF), October 17, 2011 marked a monumental event with the opening of McGill’s Cystic Fibrosis...

CFTRc Team Participates in Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History!

Published: 31May2016

Once again the Cystic Fibrosis Translational Research Centre (CFTRc) team from McGill University participated in the annual Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History. As a nation, Canada raised $3...

Opinion: Quebec should screen newborns for cystic fibrosis by Dr. Larry Lands in Montreal Gazette

Published: 10May2017

Half of all CF patients in Canada do not live to see the age of 34, and these are the best results in the world. Treatment is complex, requiring a daily routine that includes consuming many pills...

Carstar Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History


Gather your friends, family members, co-workers and neighbours into your network to help raise funds for research to end cystic fibrosis./cftrcCategory: Dept. of Physiology Research

Dr. John Hanrahan on Cystic Fibrosis, CTV News Interview

Published: 27May2016

Dr. John Hanrahan, of the Cystic Fibrosis Translational Research Centre (CFTRc) from McGill University, appeared on CTV news to explain that a new treatment for the genetic disease is derived from...

David Thomas Interview: Tackling Genetic Diseases on Futures in Biotech

Published: 27May2016

David Thomas, professor and chair in the Department of Biochemistry at McGill University addresses progress in molecular biology and the latest strategies for tackling genetic disease. ...

Cystic Fibrosis, a Paradigm of Conformational Diseases Presentation

Published: 27May2016

Gergely Lukacs, from the Department of Physiology, talks about cystic fibrosis, a paradigm of conformational diseases. A "Soup and Science" presentation....