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A new experimental approach against hepatitis C virus

March 30 2015

An international collaboration led by Professor Thomas Baumert (Inserm/University of Strasbourg Joint Research Unit 1110, “Institute for Viral and Liver Disease”) has shown that a monoclonal antibody directed specifically against claudin-1, a live...
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Predicting the end of fertility for women after paediatric cancer

March 23 2015

Researchers from the Paris Public Hospitals (AP-HP), Inserm, the Gustave Roussy and Curie Institutes, and Oscar Lambret Cancer Centre, coordinated by Dr Cécile Thomas-Teinturier of the Paediatric Endocrinology Service at Bicêtre Hospital, have stu...
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Anne Dejean-Assémat, is awarded the Inserm Grand Prix for 2014

November 28 2014

The annual Inserm awards ceremony for medical research will take place on 3 December 2014 at the Collège de France, in the presence of Marisol Touraine, Minister for Social Affairs and Health, Geneviève Fioraso, Secretary of State for Higher Educa...
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Lung cancer diagnosed before it is detected by imaging

October 31 2014

A team of researchers from Inserm led by Paul Hofman (Inserm Unit 1081/University of Nice) has just made a significant advance in the area of early diagnosis of invasive cancers. In a study which has just been published in the journal Plos One, th...
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Colon cancer: Two genetic alterations that generate metastases

October 09 2014

With approximately 42,000 estimated new cases in France in 2012, colon cancer is, for both sexes combined, the third most common type of cancer, and the second most common cause of cancer deaths after lung cancer. One of the challenges is to succe...
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