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Why does the anticancer drug cisplatin cause hearing loss?

12 - 21 - 2017

Why does the anticancer drug cisplatin cause hearing loss?

Cisplatin and its derivatives are used in 10% to 20% of cancer cases. But they cause...

A step forward in the fight against malaria

12 - 15 - 2017

A step forward in the fight against malaria

Studies in a mouse model of malaria have uncovered a pathway to...

Lung cancer: a new important discovery

12 - 15 - 2017

Lung cancer: a new important discovery

Researchers have discovered in a mouse model for lung cancer that a...

Zika: a very encouraging Phase I clinical trial

12 - 05 - 2017

Zika: a very encouraging Phase I clinical trial

A vaccine against the Zika virus has been tested in phase I. It was well tolerated and...

Improving the treatment of a rare disease, HLH?

11 - 24 - 2017

Improving the treatment of a rare disease, HLH?

A European project has achieved encouraging results in a clinical trial against HLH after in vitro studies and in mice.

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An implanted robot to help children's hearts

11 - 24 - 2017

An implanted robot to help children's hearts

An implanted pneumatic robot that overcomes unilateral ventricular failure has given good results in animal models.

 

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Coronary heart disease: a clinical study validates a study in mice

11 - 17 - 2017

Coronary heart disease: a clinical study validates a study in mice

The CXCL5 protein protects coronary arteries according to a study in mice.

 

Deposits in the coronary...

Neurodegenerative diseases and the microbiota

11 - 14 - 2017

Neurodegenerative diseases and the microbiota

Recent discoveries on the relationship between the gut microbiota and the brain open therapeutic avenues for neurodegenerative...

Bisphenol A: in utero exposure in rabbits

11 - 10 - 2017

Bisphenol A: in utero exposure in rabbits

Researchers have shown that bisphenol A absorbed by mother rabbits causes an inflammation of the intestine and a...

Irritable bowel pain: how do probiotics fight it

11 - 08 - 2017

Irritable bowel pain: how do probiotics fight it

Researchers recently discovered in vitro and in the mouse, how a probiotic bacterium fights intestinal pain.

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