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  • Scientists at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital at McGill University have made an important discovery about the human auditory system and how to study it. These findings could lead to better testing and diagnosis of hearing-related disorders.

    The researchers detected frequency-following responses (FFR) coming from a part of the brain not previously known to emit them....

    2016
    Published in Future Health, a quarterly publication of Canadians for Health Research in Summer 2016
  • The 2016 Sanofi Pasteur Medal of Excellence in Health Research Journalism was awarded in June as part of the Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Science Writers’ Association, which was held at the University of Guelph in Guelph, ON.

    Although this year’s winner, Quebec Science writer Marine Corniou, could not attend, CHR board chair Tim Lougheed described her accomplishment for the...

    2016
    Published in Future Health, a quarterly publication of Canadians for Health Research in Summer 2016
  • An age-related drop in body temperature may aggravate the main manifestations of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), suggests a study by Université de Laval researchers. Although the phenomenon was demonstrated using transgenic mice, researchers believe that the
    findings are convincing enough to warrant further investigation in humans.

    “We know that the incidence of Alzheimer’s is low before...

    2016
    Published in Future Health, a quarterly publication of Canadians for Health Research in Summer 2016