Category Archives: Europe

Europe supports stem cell research for the treatment of diabetes

The HumEn project aims to develop insulin-producing cells as a future cell replacement therapy for diabetes.

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NanoAthero: using nanomedicine to treat cardiovascular diseases

Sixteen partners from 10 European countries got together to create the “Nanomedicine for Atherosclerosis” consortium. Its aim is to study and develop the clinical feasibility of nanomedicine for targeted diagnosis and treatment of atherosclerosis.

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A mother’s exposure to atmospheric pollution results in a risk of her baby having low birth weight

This study, of which the French section was assigned to Rémy Slama and Johanna Lepeule, researchers at the INSERM U823 Unit, the Centre de recherche Institut Albert Bonniot, was published on 6 February 2013 in the journal entitled Environmental Health Perspectives.

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