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First national clinical trial to investigate treatments for prescription opioid use disorder

December 14, 2017

The CRCHUM and the Canadian Research Initiative in Substance Misuse (CRISM), in collaboration with many Canadian partners, have launched the first-ever national clinical trial to study how patients respond to different treatments for prescription opioid use disorder, with the goal of improving treatment outcomes.
Emmanuelle Brochiero and Émilie Maille

Cystic fibrosis: discovery of a key molecule for improving treatments

December 12, 2017

Researchers at the University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM) have identified a promising solution to improving treatments offered to patients with cystic fibrosis.

Director's Note

Vincent Poitout


Quebec writers Sarah Berthiaume and Alain Farah recently visited our research centre. They were invited by Julien Lamontagne, researcher in the Metabolomics Core Facility. Their experience and their writing highlight an inspirational confluence of literature and science.

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