Welcome to the Meakins-Christie Laboratories

Respiratory research centre in Canada: The Meakins-Christie Laboratories of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and McGill University

The Meakins-Christie Laboratories is a leading pulmonary research centre located in Montreal (Canada) and affiliated with McGill University, one of the top ranked universities in the world. Our overall mission is to better understand the pathobiology of respiratory disorders across the lifespan. The ultimate goal of our efforts is to drive innovations in respiratory disease prevention, diagnosis, and therapy.  Research is focused around five primary  themes: Chronic Airways Disease, Lung Injury and Infection, Neuromuscular Dysfunction in Respiratory Diseases, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Lung Cancer. Our faculty of world-class researchers work within the Translational Research in Respiratory Diseases Program at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre.

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World TB Day 2021

March 24 was World TB Day 2021 and the McGill International TB Centre receives CIHR funds to continue its research.


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Upcoming Events

Dora Xiong – April 19, 2021

Dora Xiong, an MSc student in the ab of Dr. Anne-Marie Lauzon, will present on April 19, 2021, a Work-in-Progress Seminar.

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