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Infection prevention: results in the elderly

07 - 13 - 2018

Infection prevention: results in the elderly

Inhibition of the TORC1 protein complex improves the health of aging mice. A clinical study has shown that this is...

Type 1 diabetes: an antihypertensive drug improves patient health

07 - 11 - 2018

Type 1 diabetes: an antihypertensive drug improves patient health

An antihypertensive drug, verapamil, improves the health of patients with type 1 diabetes in a clinical...

Renal insufficiency: is gene therapy the solution?

07 - 06 - 2018

Renal insufficiency: is gene therapy the solution?

Research in gene therapy is beginning to develop viral vectors in mice that could be used to treat kidney...

A treatment for pulmonary emphysema?

07 - 06 - 2018

A treatment for pulmonary emphysema?

A study in mice indicates that a drug used for certain cancers could treat emphysema.

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Stroke: Human pluripotent cells improve recovery of heart function in macaque

07 - 06 - 2018

Stroke: Human pluripotent cells improve recovery of heart function in macaque

A macaque study confirms the value of pluripotent cell transplants for heart repair after...

An actor of liver fibrosis discovered in mice

07 - 04 - 2018

An actor of liver fibrosis discovered in mice

Studies in patients and mice indicate that a population of immune cells, MAITs, may play...

Pesticides and our health

06 - 29 - 2018

Pesticides and our health

The INRA and the INSERM have just published a study that shows in mice the health effects of a cocktail of pesticides...

A patch to treat mouth inflammation

06 - 25 - 2018

A patch to treat mouth inflammation

A patch aimed at treating inflammation of the mouth has successfully passed preclinical and clinical...
Protection from the consequences of liver cirrhosis

06 - 20 - 2018

Protection from the consequences of liver cirrhosis

Aleglitazar shows encouraging results for the treatment of complications related to liver cirrhosis in a rat model....

Repairing damage to the spinal cord

06 - 12 - 2018

Repairing damage to the spinal cord

A hydrogel in the rat recreates the control of breathing after damage to the spinal cord

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