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Aging well – Radio VM

Aging well – Radio VM

To celebrate its 30th anniversary, the Research Center on Aging has teamed up with Radio VM (100.3 FM) to offer a series of 17 programs entitled “Aging well” (details here). Today, I got to record my radio interview (1h) with Henri Laban and talked about […]

Winter is coming

Winter is coming

The snow is already here! The first snowflakes fell on November 10th, more came on November 13th and the night of November 15th we got our first snow storm of the season. Last time, Sherbrooke had so much snow that early was in November 1961 […]

Halloween

Halloween

The choice was easy this year! 🙂  

And it happened…

And it happened…

Each wednesday, there is a sportive activity for students and professors at the gymnasium of the Health campus. Last week, it was badminton, one of my favorite sport! I decided to show that professors can still beat students even they are older. Indeed, this sportive […]

Congratulations Riaz !

Congratulations Riaz !

Congratulations to Muhammad Riaz Khan ! He was just awarded a postdoctoral fellowship from the Research Center on Aging at Sherbrooke. He will be joining the lab in 2019.

Happy birthday Javier !

Happy birthday Javier !

What is better than a meringue lemon pie to celebrate?!  

Bye bye Boston !

Bye bye Boston !

Javier’s training is over, everything went well! Thanks to Joshua from the Lehtinen lab for his time! Javier now masters the microdissection of choroid plexus in the brain! Time to celebrate with a (small) beer at the Boston Yardhouse and tomorrow we head back to […]

Boston, here we come!

Boston, here we come!

For his project, Javier is going to the lab of our collaborator Maria Lehtinen (check the website here) to learn brain microdissection. Since Sherbrooke is only 4h drive from Boston and since I kind of miss Boston (just left few months ago), I decided to […]

Jernej Ule in Sherbrooke

Jernej Ule in Sherbrooke

After his talk at the Riboclub annual meeting, our collaborator Jernej Ule (check his lab website here) has decided to enjoy the canadian way of life ! He stayed a couple of extra days in Sherbrooke area what gave us the time to hike Mont […]

Riboclub annual meeting

Riboclub annual meeting

The lab attended the 19th Riboclub annual meeting (September 23-27, 2018) at the Hôtel Chéribourg in Magog (Québec, Canada). The program (check it here) was exceptional, with talks covering diverse topics e.g. splicing, RNA processing, non-coding RNAs, ribosome and translation regulation, epigenetics, RNA modifications, single cell […]