A team of Montreal scientists is collecting biological samples from severely ill COVID-19 patients to understand what made them vulnerable, and has already created one of the world’s biggest “biobanks” out of the information.
Quebec is investing in a new way to test for COVID-19. It’s a portable kit made in Ontario where results take just a half hour. Spartan Biosciences is lauding its testing cube as a groundbreaking tool that looks for a variety of illnesses.
The Board of Directors of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) announced Wednesday that Dr. Constantine Stratakis has decided to not to take on the Institute’s top job.