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  • 14.05.2012

    Learning and memory: the role of neo-neurons revealed

    Researchers at the Institut Pasteur and the CNRS have recently identified in mice the role played by neo-neurons formed in the adult brain. By using selective stimulation the researchers were able to show that these neo-neurons increase...

    Keywords : brain

  • 19.04.2012

    A new hope in the fight against tuberculosis

    Researchers from the Institut Pasteur and Inserm, in collaboration with researchers from the University of Pisa, have uncovered the key role played by specific proteins in the virulence of the mycobacterium responsible for tuberculosis,...

    Keywords : tuberculosis - Mycobacterium - BCG

  • 12.03.2012

    DENFREE: flying towards the efficient control of dengue

    Comfortably nested in the salivary glands of mosquitoes, the dengue virus moves around and infects everybody unlucky enough to be bitten. But on the wings of mosquitoes, it can’t possibly go very far and usually stays within a...

    Keywords : surdité - cerveau

  • 27.02.2012

    Four Prestigious Awards to Support Innovative Biomedical Research

    Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) and the Institut Pasteur announced today the creation of the Sanofi-Institut Pasteur Awards to encourage scientific excellence in the service of health. Four hundred and eighty thousand euro (480,000...

    Keywords : maladies tropicales négligées - résistance - vaccin

  • 24.02.2012

    New cancer target identified?

    A team of researchers from the Institut Pasteur and the CNRS has recently identified a protein that can specifically control the activity of an enzyme whose dysfunction has been linked to the development of several types of cancer. This...

    Keywords : cancer


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