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Ebola: New trial launched in West Africa to evaluate three vaccination strategies

April 06 2017

The French National Institute of Health and Medical Research (Inserm), the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), in collaboration with health authorities in Guinea and Liberia, are...
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The French are overweight – confirmed by the Constances cohort

October 25 2016

Nearly one in two French people over 30 years of age are overweight. This is what the first results from the Constances cohort has revealed. Now supported by Inserm and the French national social security organisation for salaries workers (Cn...
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Combating Ebola: Encouraging Results for the PREVAIL Clinical Trial

October 13 2016

An international research team involving Inserm and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has just published the results of the PREVAIL study on treatment for the Ebola virus. While not definitive, the results show that ZMapp may benefit patient...
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Very premature infants: towards better care

July 06 2016

Born too soon, very premature infants are particularly vulnerable and need appropriate care. The European project EPICE (Effective Perinatal Intensive Care in Europe) examines how medical practices based on scientific evidence are incorporated int...
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Researchers provide guidance on criteria to identify Endocrine Disruptors in the context of European legislation

April 25 2016

The European Commission is legally required to provide criteria identifying Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs), a process that has been blocked for almost three years, allegedly because of a lack of scientific consensus and because an impact as...
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