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A new therapeutic strategy to combat prion and Alzheimer’s diseases

August 22 2013

A work performed by the teams headed by Benoit Schneider and Odile Kellermann (INSERM Unit 747, team “Stem cells, Signalling and Prions”, Université Paris Descartes) as well as Jean-Marie Launay’s team (INSERM Unit 942 Hôpital Lariboisière and th...
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How is the male genome preserved until it reaches the egg?

July 26 2013

When the male genome carried in the spermatozoid leaves the male body to reach the egg, it undergoes numerous transformations. A team led by Saadi Khochbin in Mixed Research Unit 823 at the Institut Albert Bonniot Research Centre (Inserm/Joseph Fo...
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The surprising ability of blood stem cells to respond to emergencies

April 11 2013

A research team of Inserm, CNRS and MDC lead by Michael Sieweke of the Centre d’Immunologie de Marseille Luminy (CNRS, Inserm, Aix Marseille Université) and Max Delbrück Centre for Molecular Medicine, Berlin-Buch, today revealed an unexpected role...
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A fish to detect contaminant endocrinal disruptors

June 25 2012

The researchers from INERIS and Inserm (a team managed by Olivier Kah in Inserm unit 1085 "Institute for research into health, environment and work") have just developed a test in fish that allows us to detect the endocrinal disrupting e...
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New discovery of proteins involved in positioning muscular nuclei

March 20 2012

The position of cellular nuclei in muscle fibres has an important role in some muscle weaknesses. Edgar Gomes, an Inserm researcher in the myology group at the Institute of Myology (mixed Inserm/UPMC unit) recently made this discovery in collabora...
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