MUHC News, Events and Stories

A key to unlocking the mystery of triple negative breast cancer

RI-MUHC research could lead to new breast cancer treatments linked to prolactin receptor


No cases of infection observed at the MUHC related to the use of heater-cooler devices during open-heart surgery
October 25, 2016 | At present, we have no evidence that the heater-cooler devices used at the MUHC are contaminated [Read more]

RI-MUHC researchers discover new path to stop the spread of cancer
October 18, 2016 | Findings will immediately improve the lives of patients with colon metastasis liver cancer and could lead to more personalized treatment options [Read more]

Brain’s biological clock stimulates thirst before sleep
September 28, 2016 | Discovery could lead to ways to mitigate effects of jet lag and shift work [Read more]

10 years on: recalling the Dawson College shootings and learning from tragedy
September 13, 2016 | For the 10th anniversary of the shooting, we spoke to two MUHC physicians who played important roles in treating the victims [Read more]