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Press release list of thematic 'Cancer'



A white mouse

October 01 2012

Mice with black fur that turns white? Specialist cancer researchers from Inserm, CNRS, the Institut Curie and the Université Paris-Sud have taken steps to better understand the development of skin cells responsible for pigmentation (known as mela...
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Does night work put women's health at risk?

June 18 2012

The results of a study carried out by the researchers of the Inserm unit 1018 (Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health) and published in the International Journal of Cancer show that the risk of developing breast cancer is higher...
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A new gene thought to be at cause in early-onset forms of Alzheimer's disease

April 03 2012

A new gene that causes early-onset of Alzheimer’s disease has been discovered by the research team of Dominique Campion at the Insert unit 1079 ”Genetics of cancer and neuropsychiatric diseases” in Rouen. The research scientists showed that in the...
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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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A predictive test to assess the risks of bowel cancer

March 15 2012

A discovery presented by Catherine Seva, biologist at InsermTwo research scientists, Catherine Seva and Audrey Ferrand, from a combined team of researchers from Inserm / Université Toulouse III - Paul Sabatier (Cancerology research center of Toulo...
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