Medicine

French Researchers Invent a Blood Substitute made from a Marine Worm Molecule...

2014-04-14
French Researchers Invent a Blood Substitute made from a Marine Worm Molecule
Scientists are studying an incredible property of certain marine worms: the production of a molecule with capabilities similar to those of red blood cells.
Medicine

Pasteur Institute to Create a Research Laboratory on Ebola Fever in Guinea...

2014-04-10
Pasteur Institute to Create a Research Laboratory on Ebola Fever in Guinea
The Pasteur Institute in Bordeaux, France, plans to create a laboratory for research on the viral hemorrhagic fever Ebola in Guinea, said Sylvain Baize, a French epidemiologist, after ...
Medicine

On the Trail of a Treatment for Gluten Intolerance...

2014-04-09
On the Trail of a Treatment for Gluten Intolerance
Those who suffer from gluten intolerance may soon be able to eat bread and pasta without getting sick. Researchers are on the trail of a treatment that’s easy to make and highly promising....
Medicine

Ribavirin Found to be an Effective Treatment for Hepatitis E...

2014-03-27
Ribavirin Found to be an Effective Treatment for Hepatitis E
Ribavirin has been found to be an effective and safe treatment against hepatitis E according to a new French scientific study. Hepatitis E affects one third of the world population....
Medicine

Neurogel, a Potential Cure for Paralysis

2014-03-22
Neurogel, a Potential Cure for Paralysis
A father whose daughter became quadriplegic after a road accident is fighting for Neurogel to be tested in France: the product can repair a damaged or sectioned spinal cord.
Medicine

Breast Cancer: Passive Smoking is as Harmful as Smoking...

2014-03-21
Breast Cancer: Passive Smoking is as Harmful as Smoking
Passive smoking is as harmful as smoking and increases the risk of developing breast cancer according to a new French scientific study.
Medicine

French Study: Education Found to Delay the Onset of Alzheimer's Disease...

2014-03-21
French Study: Education Found to Delay the Onset of Alzheimer's Disease
The period between the first symptoms and actual dementia is an average of 15 to 16 years among college graduates and seven years for those who have not studied according to the results ...
Medicine

BioAlliance Signs Partnership Agreement with Innocutis...

2014-03-19
BioAlliance Signs Partnership Agreement with Innocutis
Starting this summer, the 60 million Americans affected by recurrent herpes labialis will have access to a new, more efficient treatment, a product of French innovation.
Medicine

Inserm Study: Pregnant Women Can be Safely Treated for Flu...

2014-03-17
Inserm Study: Pregnant Women Can be Safely Treated for Flu
Pregnant women can use Tamiflu or be vaccinated against the H1N1 virus according to a new French study.
Medicine

Coffee Found to be Effective in Fighting Cancer...

2014-03-17
Coffee Found to be Effective in Fighting Cancer
Combined with gold, caffeine may be effective in fighting cancer cells according to a new French study.
Medicine

Major Discovery of a Natural Painkiller by French Researchers...

2014-03-05
Major Discovery of a Natural Painkiller by French Researchers
Researchers at French start-up Pharmaleads are developing a painkiller naturally produced by the body without any side effects in humans. It could be marketed in 2017 and eventually ...
Medicine

East German Doctors Prescribe Significantly More High-Priced Biopharmaceutical ...

2014-02-21
East German Doctors Prescribe Significantly More High-Priced Biopharmaceutical Medication Than West German Doctors
127 % higher revenues of pharmaceutical companies per physician and year in Eastern Germany. Doctors in the east with traditionally lower price sensitivity. Differentiation of different ...

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