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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month in America, and is using this opportunity to call attention the work being done by IMRIC in preventing one of today's most severe mental health problems: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD).  

Gairdner Foundation officials come to Israel to meet with award recipients Profs. Cedar and Razin

Prof. Cedar discusses DNA methylation with the Gairdner representatives  (L. to

April 14, 2011.  The April sun provided the perfect background for the Gairdner Foundation visit to the IMRIC research center at Hebrew University's Ein Kerem campus.  The Gairdner delegation came to meet with 2011 Canada Gairdner International Awards recipients Profs. Howard Cedar and Aharon Razin, pioneers in the field of epigenetics.

Five young Israeli scholars receive IMRIC scholarship

Five outstanding students received a special scholarship enabling them to work with IMRIC researchers.

Two IMRIC researchers win prestigious Canada Gairdner International Award

Professors Aharon Razin (left) and Chaim Cedar

Jerusalem, March 23, 2011 – Two Hebrew University of Jerusalem professors were named today as winners of the Canada Gairdner International Awards.  

IMRIC and the Manitoba government team up to fight Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Manitoba's Innovation, Energy and Mines Minister Dave Chomiak announced today that the Manitoba government is partnering with IMRIC – The Institute for Medical research Israel-Canada -- to address Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD).