medicine and life sciences

Health - Agronomy - Jun 12
A French consortium led by INRA, in collaboration with INSERM, the Universities of Lyon and Clermont Auvergne, Lyon Civil Hospitals and the Human Nutrition Research Centres (CRNH) of Rhône-Alpes and Auvergne, have now demonstrated that consuming certain lipids present naturally in dairy products (called "polar lipids") could reduce the cardiovascular risk in overweight postmenopausal women by lowering their blood levels of LDL-cholesterol ("bad" cholesterol) and triglycerides.
Life Sciences - Health - Jun 11
Life Sciences - Health

Researchers at INRA, ANSES, and ENVA have discovered that bluetongue virus can enhance its replication by exploiting one of its host's cellular pathways.

Innovation - Pharmacology - May 22
Innovation - Pharmacology

First patents to cover the fundamental processes for accessing the human gut microbiome as biotherapeutics.

Life Sciences - Pharmacology - Dec 21, 2018
Life Sciences - Pharmacology

Bacteria make use of a number of natural resistance strategies to overcome antibiotics. And it seems that this bacterial toolbox may be much more varied than previously thought.

Health - Agronomy - Jun 5
Health - Agronomy

In an article published May 30, 2019 in the British Medical Journal , researchers from Inserm, Inra, Université Paris 13 and Cnam in the Nutritional Epidemiology Research Team (EREN) report an incr

Life Sciences - Health - Mar 20
Life Sciences - Health

Researchers from INRA, CIRAD, CEA, the University of Montpellier, and Chicago and Vanderbilt Universities in the United States have developed an innovative method for analysing the genome of the Wolbachia bacterium.

Life Sciences - Health - Dec 17, 2018
Life Sciences - Health

PARIS, 17 december 2018 Researchers at CNRS, Université Côte d'Azur and Inserm have demonstrated a new mechanism related to the onset of migraine.