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The last two years in scientific news
With 3D histology, researchers from MIRCen highlighted, among nine methods of neuroinflammation PET quantification methods, the optimal performances of one of them.
Researchers from Genoscope have identified about twenty transformation products resulting from the degradation of chlordecone (a compound classed as a persistent organic pollutant) and furthermore demonstrated their presence in French West Indies soils.
In a study recently published in the journal Molecular Cell, IRCM researchers describe the key elements of a pathway that protects chromosomes from certain radiation-induced rearrangements.
A French team from IRCM (CEA/Inserm) recently published a study in the scientific journal Nature showing that neurons can develop within the tumoral microenvironment and thus contribute to the development of certain types of cancer.
A study on data collected largely by the Tara Oceans expedition has provided the most complete catalog to date of the viruses present in the world's oceans —and earned a place on the front page of the scientific journal Cell. The results reveal the key role of the Arctic Ocean as a reservoir for marine viruses.
With help from MIRCen, an international team has shown that the mitochondria of astrocytes (neuron support cells) intervene in the regulation of memory.
The 8th International Conference on HLA-G will take place at the Ministry of Health and Solidarity (Ministère de la Santé et des Solidarités) in Paris on 8, 9 and 10 July 2019.
The workshop on Medical Genomics aims at uniting the genomic community over two days and will include talks from GENMED partners who will present their latest results in human disease genomics. In addition, internationally renowned speakers will be invited to give general presentations covering broader and innovative topics in the field of “omic” research.
The CEA held its Symposium for Functional Genomics on 4–5 April 2018 at the Fontenay-aux-Roses site.
Theranexus, a CEA-born biopharmaceutical company, signs a three-year research partnership agreement with the Collège de France.
CEA is a French government-funded technological research organisation in four main areas: low-carbon energies, defense and security, information technologies and health technologies. A prominent player in the European Research Area, it is involved in setting up collaborative projects with many partners around the world.