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Press releases - 26.04.2016
How can the onset of psychosis be explained?
A research team from Paris Descartes University, Inserm and Sainte-Anne Hospital, led by Professor Marie-Odile Krebs, has demonstrated that epigenetic modifications accompany the onset of a psychotic episode in a cohort of young at-risk people aged 15–25 years. These modifications compromise systems...
Press releases - 02.12.2015
Benzodiazepine use is associated with a risk of developing dementia
A link between benzodiazepine use and the occurrence of dementia has been observed in a study, the results of which are published in the journal Alzheimer’s and Dementia, conducted by a team of Inserm researchers directed by Christophe Tzourio (Inserm Unit 897,...
Press releases - 12.11.2015
Inserm goes into space with Thomas Pesquet
In one year’s time, French ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet will take off for the International Space Station (ISS), on board which he will conduct scientific experiments prepared by researchers from Inserm. The scientific and technical programme for this ESA (European Space Agency)...
Press releases - 11.11.2015
An indicator for predicting emergence from coma
Researchers from Unit 825, “Brain imaging and neurological handicaps” show that the quality of communication between two structures in the brain predicts patient recovery at 3 months....
Press releases - 08.09.2015
How can one assess the effectiveness of hypnosis?
In a report submitted to the French Directorate General for Health, researchers from Inserm led by Bruno Falissard assessed the effectiveness of this complementary medical practice for some of its indications (women’s health, digestive ailments, surgery, psychiatry, etc.)....
In the media - 16.06.2015
BACCALAURÉAT 2015: D-1
Starting on Wednesday 17 June, nearly 700,000 candidates, from 13 to 93 years of age, will be taking the baccalauréat state examination....
In the media - 29.05.2015
Excess caffeine harmful to the body
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has just announced that consumption of more than 400 milligrams of caffeine per day (i.e. 4 espressos) may be harmful for health....
In the media - 24.03.2015
Friday 27 March 2015: Sleep Day
On the 15th Sleep Day, to be held on Friday 27 March 2015 on the theme of “Sleep and Nutrition,” many public institutions and associations, including InSV, will be working to receive, inform and sensitise the general public....
Press releases - 18.03.2015
Manaslu 2015: A scientific expedition at over 5,000 m altitude
For 5 weeks, 5 international research teams will conduct a scientific expedition in Nepal, in the heart of the Himalayas, close to the summit of Mount Manaslu (8,156 m). The French component of the expedition, coordinated by a researcher from Inserm (Inserm/Université...
Press releases - 03.03.2015
Sleep reduces the brain’s predictive ability
A study carried out at NeuroSpin (French Atomic Energy Commission [CEA]/Inserm) has shown that even though sounds continue to penetrate the auditory cortex, sleep disrupts the brain’s ability to anticipate them...