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Mice pave the way to “big data” of personalized medicine

12 - 01 - 2017

Mice pave the way to “big data” of personalized medicine

The vast amount of data obtained in mice on the link between genetics, environment and ...

Allergic asthma: a complex immune and hormonal mechanism to be decoded

11 - 30 - 2017

Allergic asthma: a complex immune and hormonal mechanism to be decoded

From patient studies and mouse research, a North American team has advanced the understanding of the role of sex hormones in...

The detyrosination enzyme finally discovered

11 - 21 - 2017

The detyrosination enzyme finally discovered

Researchers from the CEA, the CNRS, the Inserm and the Universities of Grenoble, Montpellier and Stanford (USA) have finally isolated a vital...

The story behind our sewer rats

11 - 16 - 2017

The story behind our sewer rats

A new study led by the Kunming Institute of Zoology specifies the origin of the brown rat and the reasons for its remarkable...

Research on the neglected tropical diseases

11 - 11 - 2017

Research on the neglected tropical diseases

A recent publication highlights the need to develop and maintain animal models to defeat tropical diseases that affect the...

Mechanisms behind waking up are preserved by evolution

11 - 06 - 2017

Mechanisms behind waking up are preserved by evolution

The waking state are reportedly controlled by the same cells and brain circuits in fish, mice and probably humans.

 

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$ 250 million to look into the building blocks of the brain

10 - 26 - 2017

$ 250 million to look into the building blocks of the brain

As part of the BRAIN initiative, the National Institutes of Health of the United States (NIH) has embarked on a major research effort to uncover...

Influenza: animal testing in the search for a universal vaccine
Alzheimer's disease: double sided immunity

10 - 10 - 2017

Alzheimer's disease: double sided immunity

Mouse trials have shown that the immune cells of the brain can successively help avoid or cause Alzheimer's disease...

https://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/nih-researchers-uncover-drain-pipes-our-brains

10 - 05 - 2017

Discovery of the brain’s waste treatment network

Following its discovery in mice, researchers discovered the lymph system in the human brain.  

 

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