#ICEBUCKETCHALLENGE: Donations surpass $1,000,000

MONTREAL, Aug. 28, 2014 – The Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Society of Quebec is pleased to announce that donations received thanks to the Ice Bucket Challenge have reached $1,100,000. Since the viral sensation reached the province on August 10th, over 39,000 Quebecers have taken the challenge of dumping a bucket of ice water on themselves and […]

#IceBucketChallenge donations reach $1.5M

UPDATE: 2014-09-11 at 10AM – $1,550,000 raised through the Ice Bucket Challenge. The ALS Society of Quebec is pleased to announce that donations from August 10 through spetember 11 2014 have reached an all-time high, thanks to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge! Over 50 000 generous people made a donation online related directly to the Ice Bucket Challenge. […]

Excellent care in a friendly, relaxed, patient-centred environment

The Neuro’s ALS Program is a model of compassionate care The Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Program at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro has an interdisciplinary team that delivers outstanding, tailor-made care to meet the needs of patients. The program which integrates research and patient care is having a huge impact on […]

Therapeutic Nanobodies for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Research Profile: Dr. Jean-Pierre Julien Vaccination is a preventative medical technique designed to assist the body in developing an immune response to specific infections. Exposure to weakened versions of these infections causes our body to produce substances called antibodies that neutralize the infection and stand ready to prevent illness should any additional exposure to the same […]