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Early exposure to bisphenol A might damage the enamel of teeth

June 10 2013

Are teeth the latest victims of bisphenol A? Yes, according to the conclusions of work carried out by the research team led by Ariane Berdal of the Université Paris-Diderot and Sylvie Babajko, Research Director at Inserm Unit 872 "Centre des...
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Liver disease: understanding it will enable the provision of better treatment

April 17 2013

A certain number of patients hospitalised for cirrhosis complications soon develop a syndrome characterised by acute liver failure and/or the failure of other vital organs (ACLF) (3). This syndrome had no specific diagnostic criteria hitherto. In...
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Treatment with HDL cholesterol to aid thrombolysis

February 27 2013

Discovery in the rat reduces bleeding complications by 90% in the only treatment available for embolic stroke. Research performed by the Neurology Department and Stroke Reception and Treatment Unit at the Bichat Hospital (AP-HP/ Paris University D...
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Obesity and insulin resistance: the lipolysis route

February 20 2013

Liver and skeletal muscle resistance to the action of insulin is an early sign of the development of Type 2 Diabetes. The Inserm team at the "Obesity Research Laboratory " at the Institut des Maladies Métaboliques and Cardiovasculaires...
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HOMAGE - Overcoming Heart Failure, an European challenge

February 18 2013

The HOMAGE (Heart OMics in AGEing) project, coordinated by the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM), has been awarded a grant by the European Commission for a 6 year period. The project aims to identify and validate sp...
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