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In the media - 16.05.2017
May 15 to 19: French skin cancer prevention and screening week
The French Federation of Dermatologists-Venereologists (SNDV) is proposing an information week on the precautions to take in the sun, along with free skin cancer screenings, to take place across the country. This initiative is also an opportunity to raise public awareness of...
In the media - 05.05.2017
Wednesday, May 10, 2017: World Lupus Day
Let us take this opportunity, on World Lupus Day, to revisit this chronic autoimmune disease, which triggers an inflammatory response directed against affected patients’ own immune systems. One of the forms of the disease, known as systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), affects several...
Press releases - 25.04.2017
The composition of gut microbiota can predict the efficacy and tolerance of immunotherapy in people with cancer
Teams from AP-HP, INRA, Gustave Roussy and Inserm can demonstrate the role of microbiota in the response of immunotherapy for cancer. They show that in man, the composition of gut microbiota can help to identify the patients who will respond favourably or...
New drugs for melanoma
Finding new, more effective and personalised treatments for cancer is the challenge of many researchers. A challenge that has been successfully met by a team from Inserm led by Stéphane Rocchi, which has just synthesised and developed new drugs for melanoma....
Press releases - 25.05.2016
Skin cancer: a team synthesises new drugs with surprising powers
Finding new, more effective and personalised treatments for cancer is the challenge of many researchers. A challenge that has been successfully met by a team from Inserm led by Stéphane Rocchi (Inserm Unit 1065, “Mediterranean Center for Molecular Medicine”), which has just...
In the media - 20.05.2016
Thursday 26 May 2016: National Day of Screening for Skin Cancer
Organised by the French National Union of Dermatologists (SNDV), and supported by the French National Cancer Institute (INCa), the 18th edition of the National Day of Screening for Skin Cancer will be held on Thursday, 26 May 2016, to highlight the risks...
Press releases - 20.11.2015
Pier-Vincenzo Piazza receives the Inserm Grand Prix 2015
On 8 December next, at Collège de France, the Inserm Prizes for 2015 will be awarded to eight outstanding researchers and research engineers. The Inserm Grand Prix 2015 will be awarded to Pier-Vincenzo Piazza, in recognition for his body of work on...
Press releases - 06.11.2015
THE INTESTINAL FLORA AS A COMPLEMENT TO IMMUNOTHERAPY IN ONCOLOGY
The vital role of the intestinal flora in successful immunotherapy has just been revealed in a study published in the journal Science. Intestinal bacteria have been identified that can improve the therapeutic response to this drug and reduce a side-effect, “inflammatory colitis,”...
Press releases - 12.10.2015
Ovarian cancer: A promising approach for treating the most aggressive forms using targeted therapy
Thanks to work done at Institute Curie by a team led by Fatima Mechta-Grigoriou, Inserm Research Director, it is now possible to identify, among women with aggressive ovarian cancer, those who could benefit from a promising targeted therapy....
Press releases - 16.06.2015
Restoring natural immunity against cancers
Scientists at the Institut Pasteur and Inserm have successfully increased the infiltration of immune cells into tumors, thus inducing the immune system to block tumor growth....