Category Archives: Press releases

(Français) Lancement de SCAI : un centre de l’intelligence artificielle au coeur de Sorbonne Université

(Français) Lancement de SCAI : un centre de l’intelligence artificielle au coeur de Sorbonne Université

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Human Adipose Tissue Reproduced in the Lab

A research team used 3D culture to develop adipose tissue organoids (or adipospheres) – small cellular units that mimic the characteristics and organization of adipose tissue as it presents in vivo.

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Better air quality: what should the target values be for improving health?

To produce a significant reduction in mortality due to fine particulates, their average level should be reduced by at least 3 micrograms per m3 as a yearly average, concludes an interdisciplinary study.

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Des lipides laitiers pourraient contribuer à diminuer le risque cardiovasculaire chez des populations à risque

(Français) Un consortium français vient de montrer que la consommation de certains lipides présents naturellement dans les produits laitiers (appelés « lipides polaires ») pourrait réduire le risque cardiovasculaire chez les femmes ménopausées et en surpoids.

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Une étude montre des effets bénéfiques particulièrement importants du café dans le traitement d’une maladie neurologique orpheline

(Français) Une étude montre des effets bénéfiques particulièrement importants du café dans le traitement d’une maladie neurologique orpheline.

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A New Atherosclerosis Marker on the Way

A team of researchers are proposing a new radioactive tracer to locate atheromatous plaques in arterial walls, which can cause cardiovascular events.

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Quand la narcolepsie rend plus créatif

(Français) Des chercheurs ont mis en évidence l’existence d’une plus grande créativité chez les patients atteints de narcolepsie. Les résultats de l’étude suggèrent un lien entre une phase du sommeil particulière, le sommeil paradoxal, et les capacités créatives.

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Consumption of ultra-processed food and risk of cardiovascular disease

(Français) Des chercheurs rapportent un risque accru de maladies cardiovasculaires chez les consommateurs d’aliments ultra-transformés dans la cohorte NutriNet-Santé.

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Explaining Chronic and Relapsing Eczema

The researchers discovered that not only do the allergens persist in the skin for several weeks but also that they are not alone in doing so. Indeed, immune cells – known as tissue-resident memory T cells – proliferate at the lesion sites and remain there for long periods, reactivating the onset of eczema patches in the event of re-exposure to the allergen.

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The Extraordinary Powers of Bacteria Visualized in Real Time

The global spread of antibiotic resistance is a major public health issue and a priority for international microbiology research.

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