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August 20th, 2014
Next generation sequencing shakes up genotype/phenotype correlation, disease discoveries

HOUSTON, Aug. 13, 2014 – With the ability to use next generation sequencing technology, researchers have a broadened understanding of the association of genetic changes and disease causation to a much greater resolution, driving new discoveries, said clinical geneticists from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and the University of Montreal in Canada in a perspec...



August 12th, 2014
ADHD, substance abuse and conduct disorder develop from the same neurocognitive deficits

Study suggests ways to treat these deficits before the psychiatric symptoms develop

MONTREAL, August 12, 2014 – Researchers at the University of Montreal and CHU Sainte-Justine Research Centre have traced the origins of ADHD, substance abuse...



August 6th, 2014
Asthma drugs suppress growth

Corticosteroid drugs that are given by inhalers to children with asthma may suppress their growth, evidence suggests. Two new systematic reviews published in The Cochrane Library focus on the effects of inhaled corticosteroid drugs (ICS) on growth r...



July 29th, 2014
Marie Enfant rehabilitation centre acquires a robot-assisted walking therapy device intended for children with motor disorders
A first in Québec!

Montreal, Tuesday, June 29, 2014 – CHU Sainte‐Justine’s Marie Enfant Rehabilitation Centre (CRME) is proud to announce the purchase of a LOKOMAT, the very first robot‐assisted walking therapy device in Québec. This state‐of‐the‐art equipment will also help ...




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