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Meakins-Christie Labs Annual ATS Cocktail Reception
Sun, May 17, 2015
6:30-8:30 PM
Crowne Plaza Denver Downtown
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2014 Annual MCL ATS Cocktail Reception
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MCL Alumni
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Date Speaker Title

Beer Seminar
Rm E-M1-3509
Fri, May 22, 10:00
Theodoros Vasilakopoulospubmed
Department of Critical Care
Evangelismos Hospital
U Athens Medical School
Respiratory system response to resistive breathing



Resp Research Day
Rm E-M1-3509
Mon, May 25, 4:00
26th Annual Respiratory Res Day
MUHC-RI
Program
Special Seminar
Rm E-M1-3509
Wed, May 27, 4:00
Emily Nakada pubmed
Meakins-Christie Laboratories
McGill University
The effects of interleukin-17A on T helper 2 responses in allergic airways disease
"Get Together" Lunch
M3
Fri, May 29, 11:30-1:30
TRRD and IDIGH Programs
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Beer Seminar
Rm E-M1-3509
Mon, Jun 1, 4:00
Martin J Richer pubmed
Asst Prof, Dept Microbiol/Immunol
McGill University
Inflammatory IL-15 is required for optimal memory CD8 T cell responses



Beer Seminar
Rm E-M1-3509
Mon, Jun 8, 4:00
Luis Bruno Barreiro pubmed
Asst Prof, Dept Pediatrics
CHU Sainte Justine
Université de Montréal
Inter-individual differences in immune response to infection and susceptibility to disease
Journal Club
Rm E-M1-3509
Wed, June 10, 4:00
Alice Panariti
Gabriel Kaufman



Beer Seminar
Rm E-M1-3509
Mon, Jun 15, 4:00
Katrin Mayer-Barber pubmed
Research Scientist, Immunology
National Institutes of Health

 

   Latest Publications (All Publications)

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Sheridan JA, Zago M, Nair P, Li PZ, Bourbeau J, Tan WC, Hamid Q, Eidelman DH, Benedetti AL, Baglole CJ. Decreased expression of the NF-κB family member RelB in lung fibroblasts from Smokers with and without COPD potentiates cigarette smoke-induced COX-2 expression. Respir Res. 2015 May 6;16(1):54. doi: 10.1186/s12931-015-0214-6.
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Al Heialy S, Zeroual M, Farahnak S, McGovern T, Risse PA, Novali M,Lauzon AM, Roman HN, Martin JG. Nanotubes Connect CD4+ T Cells to Airway Smooth Muscle Cells: Novel Mechanism of T Cell Survival. J Immunol. 2015 May 1. pii: 1401718. [Epub ahead of print]
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Mery V, Kimoff RJ, Suarez I, Benedetti A, Kaminska M, Robinson A, Lapierre Y, Bar-Or A, Trojan DA. High false-positive rate of questionnaire-based restless legs syndrome diagnosis in multiple sclerosis. Sleep Med. 2015 Mar 6. pii: S1389-9457(15)00641-3. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2015.02.529. [Epub ahead of print]
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Navarro LH, Bloomstone JA, Auler JO Jr, Cannesson M, Rocca GD, Gan TJ, Kinsky M, Magder S, Miller TE, Mythen M, Perel A, Reuter DA, Pinsky MR, Kramer GC. Perioperative fluid therapy: a statement from the international Fluid Optimization Group. Perioper Med (Lond). 2015 Apr 10;4:3. doi: 10.1186/s13741-015-0014-z. eCollection 2015.
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   Recent News (All News)

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The winning presentations at the Annual Respiratory Research Day of the MUHC-RI, held on May 25, 2015, were: MSc/PhD students: Jeffrey Downey (sup: Maziar Divangahi) & Shantelle LaFayette (sup: Dao Nguyen); Clin/Postdoc Fellows: Matthieu Storme (sup: Faiz Ahmad Khan) & Benoît Allard (sup: James Martin). Congratulations to all!

(26 May, 2015)

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Congratulations to Francois Coulombe for his outstanding thesis with Maziar Divangahi. Francois has been awarded the Governor General’s Gold Medal, conferred upon the most outstanding McGill graduate receiving a Doctoral degree in 2014-2015 in any discipline. He also received the Gordon A. Maclachlan Prize in the Biological and Health Sciences in recognition of his exemplary academic record, the excellence of his thesis, and the significance of his research.

(22 May, 2015)

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Chris McCusker was interviewed by Radio Canada International on her latest research on a novel potential therapy for allergic diseases
Read about
or listen to the interview.

(20 May, 2015)

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Congratulations to the MCL faculty who recently received Chercheur-Boursier awards from Le Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS):
Maziar Divangahi (Junior 2)
Arnold Kristof (Clinicien - Senior)
Dao Nguyen (Clinicien - Junior 2)

(19 May, 2015)

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