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News

May 2017

Marie-Claude Carrier wins the Jean-Marie Beauregard prize (1st place) at the 46th Scientific Day, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke.

Publications
- Carrier MC, Bourrassa JS, Massé E. Cellular Homeostasis: A Small RNA at the Crossroads of Iron and Photosynthesis. Current Biology.
- Lalaouna D, Massé E. Cut in translation: ribosome-dependent mRNA decay. The EMBO Journal.

April 2017

Marie-Claude Carrier receives the Dean's honour from Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke 2016.

January 2017

Pr Eric Massé is the recipient of the Prix institutionnel de la recherche et de la création 2016 from the Université de Sherbrooke for the paper A 3’ external transcribed spacer in a tRNA transcript acts as a sponge for sRNAs to prevent transcriptional noise published in Molecular Cell (2015).
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December 2016

David Lalaouna wins the "Publication of the Year, 2016" award from the Société Française de Biochimie et de Biologie Moléculaire for the paper A 3’ external transcribed spacer in a tRNA transcript acts as a sponge for sRNAs to prevent transcriptional noise published in Molecular Cell (2015).

November 2016

Marie-Claude Carrier is selected by the Royal Society to attend the Commonwealth Science Conference 2017 in Singapore.

September 2016

Marie-Claude Carrier wins the 1st prize at the poster competition of the RiboClub Annual Meeting (Orford, Canada).

Mélanie Geffroy wins the 4th prize at the poster competition of the RiboClub Annual Meeting (Orford, Canada).

Mélanie Geffroy wins the 2nd place (Audience Award) for her poster at the RiboClub Annual Meeting (Orford, Canada).

David Lalaouna receives a travel fellowship from the Société Française de Biochimie et de Biologie Moléculaire.

April 2016

Marie-Claude Carrier receives PhD studentship from Fonds de Recherche du Québec - Nature et Technologie (FRQ-NT).

Marie-Claude Carrier receives the Dean's honour from Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke 2015.

Marie-Claude Carrier receives the Pierre-Chailler Prize at the Annual Symposium of the Biochemistry department.

March 2016

Marie-Claude Carrier receives an Alexander Graham Bell PhD studentship from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)

Eric Massé receives the prize Jean-De-Margerie for the best Biomedical Sciences paper of the year (Lalaouna, Carrier et al., Mol. Cell., 2015) at "Gala Mérite 2016 de la Faculté de Médecine et des Sciences de la santé de l'Université de Sherbrooke".

Karine Prévost receives the prize "Coup de Coeur - Respect" at "Gala Mérite 2016 de la Faculté de Médecine et des Sciences de la santé de l'Université de Sherbrooke".

Publication
- Lalaouna D, Prévost K, Eyraud A, Massé E. Identification of unknown RNA partners using MAPS. Methods.

November 2015

Marie-Claude Carrier wins a poster presentation prize in the category "Molecular Biology" at the Chemistry and Biochemistry Graduate Research Conference presented at Concordia University (Montreal, Quebec).

September 2015

Marie-Claude Carrier receives a PhD Scholarship from the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke

May 2015

Marie-Claude Carrier receives a travel fellowship from the RNA Society (RNA Society Meeting 2015)

April 2015

Marie-Claude Carrier wins the 2nd presentation prize at the Biochemistry Symposium of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke.

Alex Eyraud receives the 1st prize from the Fondation Rennes 1 for his thesis.

January 2015

Nadia Larabi receives a motility fellowship " JALI-jeune à l'international " from the region of Brittany, Université de Rennes-1, France.

October 2014

Alex Eyraud receives a post-doctoral fellowship from the Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Sherbrooke (CRCHUS).

September 2014

Marie-Claude Carrier wins the 1st prize of the poster competition at the RiboClub Annual Meeting (Orford, Canada)

May 2014

Marie-Claude Carrier wins the Jean-Marie Beauregard prize (1st place), 44th Scientific Day, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke.

April 2014

Marie-Claude Carrier receives an Alexander Graham Bell MSc studentship from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)

Marie-Claude Carrier receives an MSc studentship from Fonds de Recherche du Québec - Nature et Technologie (FRQ-NT).

September 2013

Marie-Claude Carrier receives an MSc Studentship from the Faculty of Medicine and health sciences, Université de Sherbrooke.

Guillaume Desnoyers receives the honors of Best Thesis in Health Sciences of the province of Quebec (ADÉSAQ).

May 2013

Julie-Anna Benjamin wins the 2nd prize in the category " Fundamental Biological Sciences " at the 42nd Journée Scientifique of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke.

Marie-Pier Bouchard receives an Alexander Graham Bell MSc studentship from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

Guillaume Desnoyers receives the honors of Best Thesis of the Year from the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke.

Marie-Claude Carrier receives an Undergraduate Student Research Award from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

Eric Massé obtains Haynes Young Scientist Award from the Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences (CSMB).

April 2013

Marie-Pier Bouchard receives an MSc studentship from Fonds de Recherche du Québec - Nature et Technologie (FRQ-NT).

March 2013

Marie-Pier Bouchard receives an MSc Studentship from the Faculty of Medicine and health sciences, Université de Sherbrooke.

Guillaume Desnoyers obtains postdoctoral fellowship from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to pursue postdoctoral training in the laboratory of Stephen Lewis (Atlantic Cancer Research Institute).

November 2012

Marie-Claude Carrier wins a " Prix de la relève " for her poster presentation at Journée Phare 2012 (Orford, Canada).

Marie-Pier Bouchard wins the 2nd poster presentation prize at Journée Scientifique du 1er cycle of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke..

October 2012

Guillaume Desnoyers has been awarded by Fonds de recherche du Québec for his paper "Noncanonical repression of translation initiation through small RNA recruitment of the RNA chaperone Hfq". Click here for details.

July 2012

Hubert Salvail receives a three-years postdoctoral fellowship from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to pursue postdoctoral training in the laboratory of Eduardo Groisman (Yale University).

April 2012

Guillaume Desnoyers receives the honors of Best Student of the Year from the Biochemistry department, Université de Sherbrooke.

Julie-Anna Benjamin wins the 2nd presentation prize at the Biochemistry Symposium of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke

March 2012

Julie-Anna Benjamin, Guillaume Desnoyers and Hubert Salvail receive a Dean's honour from Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke.

November 2011

Eric Massé receives the prize Jean-De-Margerie for the best Biomedical Sciences paper in 2010 (Salvail et al., PNAS, 2010) at "Gala Mérite 2011 de la Faculté de Médecine et des Sciences de la santé de l'Université de Sherbrooke".

September 2011

Hubert Salvail and Maxime Simoneau-Roy win the 2nd poster presentation prize at the Riboclub Annual Meeting (Orford, Canada).

Maxime Simoneau-Roy wins a Sherbrooke Innopole prize at the Riboclub Annual Meeting (Orford, Canada).

March 2011

Julie-Anna Benjamin receives an Alexander Graham Bell PhD studentship from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

February 2011

Julie-Anna Benjamin, Guillaume Desnoyers and Hubert Salvail receive a Dean's honour from Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke.

December 2010

Hubert Salvail wins the 1st prize for his presentation at the Infection Disease Meeting of the Centre de Recherche Clinique Etienne-Lebel, Université de Sherbrooke.

October 2010

Marie-Pier Caron receives a perseverance award from the Riboclub.

Hubert Salvail wins the prize for Best Seminar at the Riboclub Annual Meeting (Orford, Canada).

Julie-Anna Benjamin wins the 2nd prize in the poster competition at the Riboclub Annual Meeting (Orford, Canada).