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Optics-photonics research at the heart of Sentinel North - A Canada First Research initiative

The largest research subsidy in the history of Université Laval, an imposing 98 millions $ over seven years, will support researchers, and allow the creation of the Sentinel North research initiative.  

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Frontiers in Neurophotonics Summer School presentation award winners

The Frontiers in Neurophotonics Summer School is a unique opportunity for a small class of highly motivated students to spend 10 days learning and working hands-on with the highly qualified personnel of the Neurophotonics Centre in Québec city.

During this very intense workshop, students hear lectures from world experts in neuroscience and optics, and use state-of-the-art equipment to investigate the brain and nervous system.

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Yves De Koninck named Director of Research of the "Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux de la Capitale-Nationale"

Dr. Yves De Koninck has been named Director of Research of the  Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux (CIUSSS) de la Capitale-Nationale. For more information, read the  Press release.

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Yves De Koninck receives an honorary doctorate from Université de Montréal

Université de Montréal has given an honorary doctorate to Dr. Yves De Koninck for his exceptional contribution to the field of neuroscience and pain treatment.  

Dr. Guy Breton, Rector of Université de Montréal, highlighted the visionnary aspect of the interdisciplinary research done by Dr. De Koninck when he gave him the honorary degree :

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SfN travel awards for students and post-docs: NEW deadline June 16th

We have just been informed of important changes regarding the travel awards for SfN chapters. New this year, chapters will no longer submit nominations, but instead the potential awardees will need to self-nominate on SfN.org.

Undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral trainees are invited to apply for a Trainee Professional Development Award directly at SfN.org.

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Place orders in advance in prevision of major improvements at the viral vector production facility in June

Major renovations are planned to the Molecular tools culture rooms and will require the shutting down of viral vector production for the month of June, while improvements to the facilities are underway. Production of molecular constructs will not be interrupted by the renovations. Please plan ahead of time and place your orders early!  Please note that orders for viral vectors will still be taken during the renovations, but that there will be a delay in production.

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Launch of LAB en ligne - a directory of research equipment available at the Science and Engineering Faculty of Université Laval

The Science and Engineering Faculty at Université Laval recently launched the LAB en ligne website, which is a directory of equipment and installations available to the scientific community at Université Laval.

From the  LAB en ligne website (in French only):

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