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« Cutting-edge research requires high-tech equipment and professional expertise to use them to their maximum. Our role is to provide this essential support to the Institute’s research teams. »

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Promising new research on aggressive breast cancer

Better treatments of HER2-positive breast cancer are closer at hand, thanks to new research by a team led by Professor Jean-François Côté at the cytoskeleton organization and cell-migration research unit of IRCM.

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A genetic mutation that protects against disease

In a study published in the journal eLife, the team of Mathieu Ferron, Director of the Research Unit in Molecular Physiology at the IRCM, unveiled an optimized version of the hormone that could be the basis for innovative therapies. 

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Michel Sadelain

Apr 15, 2024
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Ana Uzquiano López

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Jacinthe Boisvert et Anne-Valérie Fournier

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