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  • A team of researchers at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) has found an epigenetic modification that may cause 15% of adult alcohol- and tobaccolinked throat cancers. The researchers are hopeful that the discovery, a first in the field of epigenetics, will blaze a path to the development of new, targeted, more effective treatments over the next few years...

    2017
    Published in Future Health, a quarterly publication of Canadians for Health Research in Spring 2017
  • 2017
    Published in Future Health, a quarterly publication of Canadians for Health Research in Spring 2017
  • Scientists have identified a gene in the French-Canadian population that predisposes them to the development of intracranial aneurysm (IA), a potentially life threatening neurological condition that is responsible for approximately 500,000 deaths worldwide per year, half of which occur in people less than 50 years of age.

    Using genetic analysis, the team of researchers found rare...

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