Nora Benachour

Summary

Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Major pesticides are more toxic to human cells than their declared active principles
    Robin Mesnage
    University of Caen, Institute of Biology, CRIIGEN and Network on Risks, Quality and Sustainable Environment MRSH CNRS, Esplanade de la Paix, 14032 Caen Cedex, France
    Biomed Res Int 2014:179691. 2014
  2. pmc Debate on GMOs health risks after statistical findings in regulatory tests
    Joël Spiroux de Vendômois
    CRIIGEN, 40 rue Monceau, 75008 Paris France
    Int J Biol Sci 6:590-8. 2010
  3. pmc A comparison of the effects of three GM corn varieties on mammalian health
    Joël Spiroux de Vendômois
    CRIIGEN, Paris, France
    Int J Biol Sci 5:706-26. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Answers to critics: Why there is a long term toxicity due to a Roundup-tolerant genetically modified maize and to a Roundup herbicide
    Gilles Eric Seralini
    University of Caen, Institute of Biology, EA2608 and CRIIGEN and Network on Risks, MRSH CNRS, Esplanade de la Paix, 14032 Caen Cedex, France Electronic address
    Food Chem Toxicol 53:461-8. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Long term toxicity of a Roundup herbicide and a Roundup-tolerant genetically modified maize
    Gilles Eric Seralini
    University of Caen, Institute of Biology, CRIIGEN and Risk Pole, MRSH CNRS, EA 2608, Esplanade de la Paix, Caen Cedex 14032, France
    Food Chem Toxicol 50:4221-31. 2012
  6. pmc How subchronic and chronic health effects can be neglected for GMOs, pesticides or chemicals
    Gilles Eric Seralini
    University of Caen, Institute of Biology, Biochemistry, Esplanade de la Paix, 14032 Caen Cedex, France
    Int J Biol Sci 5:438-43. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint New analysis of a rat feeding study with a genetically modified maize reveals signs of hepatorenal toxicity
    Gilles Eric Seralini
    Committee for Independent Information and Research on Genetic Engineering CRIIGEN, Paris, France
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 52:596-602. 2007
  8. pmc Dig1 protects against cell death provoked by glyphosate-based herbicides in human liver cell lines
    Céline Gasnier
    Laboratory of Biochemistry EA2608, Institute of Biology, University of Caen, France
    J Occup Med Toxicol 5:29. 2010
  9. pmc Defined plant extracts can protect human cells against combined xenobiotic effects
    Céline Gasnier
    Laboratory of Biochemistry EA2608, Institute of Biology, University of Caen, France
    J Occup Med Toxicol 6:3. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Glyphosate-based herbicides are toxic and endocrine disruptors in human cell lines
    Céline Gasnier
    University of Caen, Institute of Biology, Lab Biochemistry EA2608, Esplanade de la Paix, 14032 Caen Cedex, France
    Toxicology 262:184-91. 2009

Collaborators

  • Gilles Eric Seralini
  • Joël Spiroux de Vendômois
  • Robin Mesnage
  • Emilie Clair
  • Céline Gasnier
  • Dominique Cellier
  • Nicolas Defarge
  • Manuela Malatesta
  • Steeve Gress
  • Didier Hennequin
  • Claire Laurant
  • Cécile Decroix-Laporte
  • Carine Travert
  • Frédéric Langlois
  • Christian Vélot
  • Marcello Buiatti
  • Charles Sultan
  • Krishna R Dronamraju
  • Lou Gallagher
  • Coralie Dumont
  • Michael Antoniou
  • François Roullier
  • Marie Christine Chagnon

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Major pesticides are more toxic to human cells than their declared active principles
    Robin Mesnage
    University of Caen, Institute of Biology, CRIIGEN and Network on Risks, Quality and Sustainable Environment MRSH CNRS, Esplanade de la Paix, 14032 Caen Cedex, France
    Biomed Res Int 2014:179691. 2014
    ..Chronic tests on pesticides may not reflect relevant environmental exposures if only one ingredient of these mixtures is tested alone. ..
  2. pmc Debate on GMOs health risks after statistical findings in regulatory tests
    Joël Spiroux de Vendômois
    CRIIGEN, 40 rue Monceau, 75008 Paris France
    Int J Biol Sci 6:590-8. 2010
    ..The debate implies an enormous responsibility towards public health and is essential due to nonexistent traceability or epidemiological studies in the GMO-producing countries...
  3. pmc A comparison of the effects of three GM corn varieties on mammalian health
    Joël Spiroux de Vendômois
    CRIIGEN, Paris, France
    Int J Biol Sci 5:706-26. 2009
    ..In addition, unintended direct or indirect metabolic consequences of the genetic modification cannot be excluded...
  4. doi request reprint Answers to critics: Why there is a long term toxicity due to a Roundup-tolerant genetically modified maize and to a Roundup herbicide
    Gilles Eric Seralini
    University of Caen, Institute of Biology, EA2608 and CRIIGEN and Network on Risks, MRSH CNRS, Esplanade de la Paix, 14032 Caen Cedex, France Electronic address
    Food Chem Toxicol 53:461-8. 2013
    ..GM NK603 and R cannot be regarded as safe to date...
  5. doi request reprint Long term toxicity of a Roundup herbicide and a Roundup-tolerant genetically modified maize
    Gilles Eric Seralini
    University of Caen, Institute of Biology, CRIIGEN and Risk Pole, MRSH CNRS, EA 2608, Esplanade de la Paix, Caen Cedex 14032, France
    Food Chem Toxicol 50:4221-31. 2012
    ..These results can be explained by the non linear endocrine-disrupting effects of Roundup, but also by the overexpression of the transgene in the GMO and its metabolic consequences...
  6. pmc How subchronic and chronic health effects can be neglected for GMOs, pesticides or chemicals
    Gilles Eric Seralini
    University of Caen, Institute of Biology, Biochemistry, Esplanade de la Paix, 14032 Caen Cedex, France
    Int J Biol Sci 5:438-43. 2009
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  7. ncbi request reprint New analysis of a rat feeding study with a genetically modified maize reveals signs of hepatorenal toxicity
    Gilles Eric Seralini
    Committee for Independent Information and Research on Genetic Engineering CRIIGEN, Paris, France
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 52:596-602. 2007
    ..Longer experiments are essential in order to indicate the real nature and extent of the possible pathology; with the present data it cannot be concluded that GM corn MON863 is a safe product...
  8. pmc Dig1 protects against cell death provoked by glyphosate-based herbicides in human liver cell lines
    Céline Gasnier
    Laboratory of Biochemistry EA2608, Institute of Biology, University of Caen, France
    J Occup Med Toxicol 5:29. 2010
    ..In order to know their effects on cells from liver, a major detoxification organ, we have studied their mechanism of action and possible protection by precise medicinal plant extracts called Dig1...
  9. pmc Defined plant extracts can protect human cells against combined xenobiotic effects
    Céline Gasnier
    Laboratory of Biochemistry EA2608, Institute of Biology, University of Caen, France
    J Occup Med Toxicol 6:3. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  10. ncbi request reprint Glyphosate-based herbicides are toxic and endocrine disruptors in human cell lines
    Céline Gasnier
    University of Caen, Institute of Biology, Lab Biochemistry EA2608, Esplanade de la Paix, 14032 Caen Cedex, France
    Toxicology 262:184-91. 2009
    ..A real cell impact of glyphosate-based herbicides residues in food, feed or in the environment has thus to be considered, and their classifications as carcinogens/mutagens/reprotoxics is discussed...
  11. doi request reprint Glyphosate formulations induce apoptosis and necrosis in human umbilical, embryonic, and placental cells
    Nora Benachour
    University of Caen, Laboratory Estrogens and Reproduction, UPRES EA 2608, Institute of Biology, Caen 14032, France
    Chem Res Toxicol 22:97-105. 2009
    ..Moreover, the proprietary mixtures available on the market could cause cell damage and even death around residual levels to be expected, especially in food and feed derived from R formulation-treated crops...