Recent News

Chemical changes in the brain and Alzheimer's disease

June 22, 2016 - A new study from Robarts Research Institute is helping to explain why the long-term use of common anticholinergic drugs u... Read More

Researchers link stress and epilepsy

June 14, 2016 - For epilepsy patients, stress and anxiety can exacerbate their condition; increasing the frequency and severity of seizur... Read More

Jane Rylett named CIHR College of Reviewers Chair

June 10, 2016 - Congratulations to Jane Rylett, PhD, on her appointment as one of 15 Chairs of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research... Read More

In the news: New insight into schizophrenia

June 3, 2016 - Robarts scientist Dr. Lena Palaniyappan has shown that, with proper therapy, the brains of patients with schizophrenia may... Read More

In the news: Londoners pioneer new Crohn's drug

June 2, 2016 - Canadians, who suffer some of the world’s highest rates of Crohn’s disease, have a new treatment, thanks to Lo... Read More

New virtual reality 'toolbox'

May 11, 2016 - Neuroscientists at Robarts Research Institute have developed a new virtual reality ‘toolbox’ that can be used... Read More

Dr. Geoffrey Pickering named alumnus of distinction

April 28, 2016 - Congratulations to Dr. Geoffrey Pickering, PhD'90, on receiving the Excellence in Basic Science Research Award as pa... Read More

Wataru Inoue, PhD, earns New Investigator Fellowship

Wataru Inoue, PhD, received a New Investigator Fellowship... Read More

Ravi Menon, PhD, featured by Canadians for Health Research

Robarts researcher Ravi Menon, PhD, was featured by Canadians for Health Research... Read More

Two Robarts researchers named Faculty Scholars

Congratulations to Robarts scientists Stefan Everling, PhD, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, and Grace Parraga, PhD, Department... Read More