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Avoiding skin graft rejection: it’s possible!

November 14 2014

A research team bringing together José Cohen and Philippe Grimbert (Inserm Unit 955/Université Paris Est Créteil [UPEC] and the Centre for Clinical Investigation – Biotherapies 504 [CIC-BT 504]), and their collaborators at Institut Curie and AP-H...
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Anorexia/bulimia: a bacterial protein implicated

October 07 2014

Eating disorders (ED) such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia, and binge eating disorder affect approximately 5-10% of the general population, but the biological mechanisms involved are unknown. Researchers at Inserm Unit 1073, “Nutrition, inflammation...
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Dimly lit working environments : correcting your body clock is possible!

July 30 2014

Researchers at Inserm, led by Claude Gronfier (Inserm Unit 846: Stem Cell and Brain Institute), have, for the first time, conducted a study under real conditions on the body clocks of members of the international polar research station Concordia....
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Antiphospholipid syndrome : discovery of a promising route to improving patient care

July 30 2014

Teams of the Nephrology–Adult Transplant department of the Necker Hospital-Sick Children (AP-HP, department led by Prof Christophe Legendre, Paris Descartes University) and of Dr Fabiola Terzi, Inserm research director of the ‘Therapeutic mechanis...
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Discovery of two types of adrenal cancer

April 22 2014

Adrenocortical carcinoma (also known as adrenal cortex cancer or ACC), is a generally aggressive tumour, with a mean survival rate of less than five years for those affected. Apart from metastasis, it exposes the patients to manifestations such as...
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