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Luis Bruno Barreiro

Genetic and epigenetic determinants of population differences in immune response to infections

April 20, 2018
On Friday, April 27, 2018, the CRCHUM Conferences will host Luis Bruno Barreiro, Researcher at the CHU Sainte-Justine Research Center and Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the Université de Montréal
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Michael Karin

Metabolic and Immune Control of Liver Tumorigenesis

April 18, 2018
On Friday, April 20, 2018, the CRCHUM Conferences will host Michael Karin, Distinguished Professor of pharmacology at the University of California in San Diego.
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Adriana Di Polo and Luis Alarcon-Martinez

Regulation of blood flow in the central nervous system is located at small vessels and linked to a protein

April 16, 2018
Luis Alarcon-Martinez, under the supervision of Adriana Di Polo, CRCHUM researcher and professor in the Department of Neuroscience of the University of Montreal, contributed to the publication of these important results from their work that explain the mechanisms responsible for regulating blood flow in the central nervous system.
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Réjean Lapointe

Réjean Lapointe is the new in-charge for Cancer Axis

April 13, 2018
The CRCHUM annonces the appointment of Réjean Lapointe as In-Charge of the Cancer Axis. He assumed this new position since April 1, 2018 and succeeds Anne-Marie Mes-Masson.
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Three CRCHUM projects stand out in the Fonds de soutien à l’innovation en santé et en services sociaux

April 12, 2018
Three CRCHUM projects were selected among the 78 submitted in response to the first call for the Fond de soutien à l'innovation en santé et en services sociaux - appui aux projets d'innovation organisationnelle.
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Jean-Marc Cavaillion

Leukocyte reprogramming after severe inflammation

April 9, 2018
On Friday, April 13, 2018, the CRCHUM Conferences will host Professor Jean-Marc Cavaillon, Director of research at the Department of Infection and Epidemiology at the Institut Pasteur.
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Rare brain disease in children: major breakthroughs in Rasmussen’s encephalitis

April 9, 2018
Researchers at Université de Montréal and the research centres of the CHUM and CHU Sainte-Justine are banding together to conquer the Rasmussen’s encephalitis, a rare orphan pediatric disease.
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Heart defects in infant may predict heart problems in birth mother later in life

April 3, 2018
Women who give birth to infants with congenital heart defects may be at increased risk of heart problems including heart attack and heart failure later in life.
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Sylvain Moineau

CRISPR-Cas9 systems: from humble beginnings to today’s headlines

March 29, 2018
On Friday, April 6, 2018, the CRCHUM Conferences will host Sylvain Moineau, Full Professor at the Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Bioinformatics of the Université Laval. Professor Moineau's lecture will focus on the discovery and mode of action of CRISPR-Cas systems.
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Scott Baraban

Toward a cure for epilepsy: Cell transplantation and zebrafish strategies

March 21, 2018
On Friday, March 23, 2018, the CRCHUM Conferences will host Dr. Scott C. Baraban, Professor of Neurological Surgery and William K. Bowes Jr. Endowed Chair in Neuroscience Research at the University of California San Francisco.
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