Recent News

Researchers awarded millions in CIHR funding

July 18, 2016 - Four Robarts researchers have been awarded Foundation Grants from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), tota... Read More

2016 Taylor Prize co-recipients announced

July 14, 2016 - Renowned asthma researchers awarded the J. Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine Accordin... Read More

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