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ALS researcher receives important grant

Dr Gary Armstrong is one of eight scientists to receive a grant this year from the ALS Society of Canada.
He will use fish models to understand nervous system signaling.

Gut hormone increases response to food

The holiday season is a hard one for anyone watching their weight. The sights and smells of food are hard to resist. One factor in this hunger response is a hormone found in the stomach that makes us more vulnerable to tasty food smells, encouraging overeating and obesity.

Stigma impairs cognition in men living with HIV

A new study by researchers from The Neuro has drawn a direct link between the amount of stigma men with HIV report experiencing and their scores on cognitive tests, measuring abilities such as memory and attention. 

 

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