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Maclean’s ranking 2020

Maclean’s ranking 2020

Maclean’s annually ranks the major Canadian institutions with medical schools. This year, the University of Sherbrooke (UdeS) comes in 13th place in the ranking of Universities which have a broad range of Ph.D programs, research and a medical school. For the details of the ranking, […]

Congratulations Javier !

Congratulations Javier !

Congratulations to Javier who just received a travel scholarship from the Center of excellence in Neurocience from the University of Sherbrooke and the NeuroPôle. The scholarship will support expenses for his attendance to the Keystone symposium on « Cerebral Fluid Flow and Function: Lymphatics, Glymphatics and […]

Happy birthday Javier !

Happy birthday Javier !

Today was Javier’s birthday! We celebrated it with some cakes! 🙂  

University of the Third Age (UTA)

University of the Third Age (UTA)

There is no age to attend University… even at 50, 60 or 70! The University of the Third Age (UTA) enables people aged 50 and over to continue their education and learn throughout their lives. The UTA covers 11 regions of Québec and nearly 50 […]

Welcome Diana !

Welcome Diana !

Welcome to Diana Junique! Diana is doing an internship in the lab as part of her Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry.  

RiboClub annual meeting

RiboClub annual meeting

The lab attended the 20th RiboClub annual meeting (September 22-27, 2019) at the Hôtel Chéribourg in Magog (Québec, Canada). This anniversary program was exceptional (check it here), with talks given by amazing scientists and nobel prize personnalities. Javier also had the opportunity to present his […]

Fort Débrouillard

Fort Débrouillard

Our lab is located in the PRAC building on the University Health Campus. In the PRAC, there are 3 research departments: Biochemistry, Microbiology and Cell Biology. Every year, the departments organize a common activity. This year, they planned a full day at Fort Débrouillard.  Based […]

Farewell – Micah

Farewell – Micah

Today was the last day of Micah in the lab. We went to the restaurant to celebrate the end of his first internship! Micah, we wish you the best of luck for the future!  

Pilot grant – RQRV

Pilot grant – RQRV

Our pilot grant on the effects of nutrition on brain physiology just received financial support from the Quebec Network for Research on Aging (RQRV). Congratulations to our team, that of Mélanie Plourde (Sherbrooke University), Frédéric Picard (Laval University), Frédéric Calon (Laval University) and Maria Lehtinen […]

Operating grant – CIHR

Operating grant – CIHR

Our proposal on the study of RNA splicing and epigenetics in regulating the fate of neurons just received financial support from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) for the next 5 years! Let’s celebrate!