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A French researcher attended at the 2014 AAAS meeting in Chicago

February 10 2014

European cutting-edge research will be attended at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in Chicago. Inserm will be represented by Karine Clément, scientific coordinator of the European project METACA...
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A new treatment for heart attack will soon be available for emergency teams and the emergency ambulance service (SAMU)

October 31 2013

A new strategy for emergency anticoagulant treatment for patients with acute myocardial infarction has been put in place by a team led by Philippe-Gabriel Steg at Inserm Unit 698 (Haemostasis, Bioengineering, Immunopathology and Cardiovascular Rem...
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Obesity: a new appetite-increasing mechanism discovered

October 25 2013

Despite their efforts, many morbidly obese people continue to consume too much food (hyperphagia) compared to their reserves and their needs. And yet, the hunger hormone, called ghrelin, is most frequently found at a normal or even lower level in...
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Dwarfism: a new development to restore bone growth

September 18 2013

Achondroplasia is the most common form of dwarfism, affecting roughly one child in every 15,000 births. Inserm researcher Elvire Gouze, and her associates from the Mediterranean Centre for Molecular Medicine in Nice (Inserm Unit 106), have succee...
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FIBRO-TARGETS - Europe banks on cardiac fibrosis as a therapeutic target in heart failure

September 04 2013

The European Union commits funds to the FIBRO-TARGETS (Targeting cardiac fibrosis for heart failure treatment) research consortium, to be coordinated by Inserm over a four-year period. The objective of the project is to determine the underliying...
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