france

Summary

Summary: A country in western Europe bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, the English Channel, the Mediterranean Sea, and the countries of Belgium, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, the principalities of Andorra and Monaco, and by the duchy of Luxembourg. Its capital is Paris.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Pulmonary arterial hypertension in France: results from a national registry
    Marc Humbert
    UPRES EA 2705, Service de Pneumologie et Reanimation Respiratoire, Hopital Antoine Beclere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris Sud, 157 rue de la Porte de Trivaux, 92140 Clamart, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:1023-30. 2006
  2. pmc Incidence and risk factors of HCV and HIV infections in a cohort of intravenous drug users in the North and East of France
    D Lucidarme
    Service de Pathologie Digestive, Centre Hospitalier Saint Philibert, rue du Grand But BP, Lomme cedex, France
    Epidemiol Infect 132:699-708. 2004
  3. ncbi A genome-wide association study identifies novel risk loci for type 2 diabetes
    Robert Sladek
    Department of Human Genetics, McGill University and Genome Quebec Innovation Centre, Montreal H3A 1A4, Canada
    Nature 445:881-5. 2007
  4. pmc Has the impact of heat waves on mortality changed in France since the European heat wave of summer 2003? A study of the 2006 heat wave
    A Fouillet
    INSERM, U754, IFR69, Universite Paris Sud 11, Epidémiologie Environnementale des Cancers, Villejuif, France
    Int J Epidemiol 37:309-17. 2008
  5. ncbi Virtual surveillance of communicable diseases: a 20-year experience in France
    A Flahault
    Réseau Sentinelles, INSERM UMR S707, Paris, France
    Stat Methods Med Res 15:413-21. 2006
  6. pmc Fate of biomedical research protocols and publication bias in France: retrospective cohort study
    Evelyne Decullier
    Clinical Research Unit, DIM des Hospices Civils de Lyon, 162 Avenue Lacassagne, 69424 Lyon Cedex 03, France
    BMJ 331:19. 2005
  7. doi Cancer incidence and mortality in France over the period 1980-2005
    A Belot
    Service de Biostatistique, Hospices Civils de Lyon, Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, Lyon, France
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 56:159-75. 2008
  8. doi Prevalence of hepatitis B and hepatitis C virus infections in France in 2004: social factors are important predictors after adjusting for known risk factors
    Christine Meffre
    National Institute for Public Health Surveillance, Saint Maurice, France
    J Med Virol 82:546-55. 2010
  9. ncbi Assessment of the epidemiological status of Echinococcus multilocularis in foxes in France using ELISA coprotests on fox faeces collected in the field
    F Raoul
    Department of Biology and Ecophysiology, Institute for Environmental Sciences and Technology, WHO Collaborating Centre for Prevention and Treatment of Human Echinococcoses, University of Franche Comte, Besancon, France
    Int J Parasitol 31:1579-88. 2001
  10. pmc Prevalence and seasonal variations of six bee viruses in Apis mellifera L. and Varroa destructor mite populations in France
    Diana Tentcheva
    Laboratoire de Pathologie Comparée des Invertébrés UMR5087, CC 101, Universite Montpellier II, Montpellier, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:7185-91. 2004

Research Grants

  1. COMMUNITY BASED STUDY ON OCCUPATIONAL ASTHMA, ECRHS-OA
    Manolis Kogevinas; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. 12th International Congress of Radiation Research
    George Iliakis; Fiscal Year: 2003
  3. Heme Oxygenase 2005 -- the 4th International Conference
    FRITZ BACH; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. 8th International Symposium for VIP, PACAP & Related Peptides
    Victor May; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. Structural and molecular basis of drug-induced IKACh reduction
    SAMI FOUAD NOUJAIM; Fiscal Year: 2012
  6. SAMI FOUAD NOUJAIM; Fiscal Year: 2014
  7. Depot calcineurin inhibitors to prevent graft rejection
    Thomas J Smith; Fiscal Year: 2010
  8. Multi-center Controlled Clinical Trials in Alport Syndrome-A Feasibility Study
    Clifford E Kashtan; Fiscal Year: 2013
  9. 16th ISBRA Conference
    Edward P Riley; Fiscal Year: 2012
  10. Francois Dabis; Fiscal Year: 2016

Detail Information

Publications405 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Pulmonary arterial hypertension in France: results from a national registry
    Marc Humbert
    UPRES EA 2705, Service de Pneumologie et Reanimation Respiratoire, Hopital Antoine Beclere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris Sud, 157 rue de la Porte de Trivaux, 92140 Clamart, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:1023-30. 2006
    ..Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is an orphan disease for which the trend is for management in designated centers with multidisciplinary teams working in a shared-care approach...
  2. pmc Incidence and risk factors of HCV and HIV infections in a cohort of intravenous drug users in the North and East of France
    D Lucidarme
    Service de Pathologie Digestive, Centre Hospitalier Saint Philibert, rue du Grand But BP, Lomme cedex, France
    Epidemiol Infect 132:699-708. 2004
    ..a prospective cohort study of HCV- and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-negative IDUs in the North and East of France. A total of 231 HCV and HIV IDUs who had injected drugs at least once in their lifetime were followed up every 3 ..
  3. ncbi A genome-wide association study identifies novel risk loci for type 2 diabetes
    Robert Sladek
    Department of Human Genetics, McGill University and Genome Quebec Innovation Centre, Montreal H3A 1A4, Canada
    Nature 445:881-5. 2007
    ..These associations explain a substantial portion of disease risk and constitute proof of principle for the genome-wide approach to the elucidation of complex genetic traits...
  4. pmc Has the impact of heat waves on mortality changed in France since the European heat wave of summer 2003? A study of the 2006 heat wave
    A Fouillet
    INSERM, U754, IFR69, Universite Paris Sud 11, Epidémiologie Environnementale des Cancers, Villejuif, France
    Int J Epidemiol 37:309-17. 2008
    ..measures and an alert system aiming at reducing the risks related to high temperatures have been set up in France by the health authorities and institutions...
  5. ncbi Virtual surveillance of communicable diseases: a 20-year experience in France
    A Flahault
    Réseau Sentinelles, INSERM UMR S707, Paris, France
    Stat Methods Med Res 15:413-21. 2006
    Inserm has developed, since 1984, an information system based on a computer network of physicians in France. It allows for constitution of large databases on diseases, with individual description of cases, and to explore some aspects of ..
  6. pmc Fate of biomedical research protocols and publication bias in France: retrospective cohort study
    Evelyne Decullier
    Clinical Research Unit, DIM des Hospices Civils de Lyon, 162 Avenue Lacassagne, 69424 Lyon Cedex 03, France
    BMJ 331:19. 2005
    ..To describe the fate of protocols approved by the French research ethics committees, a national system created by the French 1988 Huriet-Sérusclat Act; to assess publication bias at a national level...
  7. doi Cancer incidence and mortality in France over the period 1980-2005
    A Belot
    Service de Biostatistique, Hospices Civils de Lyon, Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, Lyon, France
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 56:159-75. 2008
    The objective of this study was to provide updated estimates of national trends in cancer incidence and mortality for France for 1980-2005.
  8. doi Prevalence of hepatitis B and hepatitis C virus infections in France in 2004: social factors are important predictors after adjusting for known risk factors
    Christine Meffre
    National Institute for Public Health Surveillance, Saint Maurice, France
    J Med Virol 82:546-55. 2010
    ..1) knew their status. Anti-HCV prevalence was close to the 1990s estimates whereas HBsAg prevalence estimate was greater than expected. Screening of hepatitis B and C should be strengthened and should account for social vulnerability...
  9. ncbi Assessment of the epidemiological status of Echinococcus multilocularis in foxes in France using ELISA coprotests on fox faeces collected in the field
    F Raoul
    Department of Biology and Ecophysiology, Institute for Environmental Sciences and Technology, WHO Collaborating Centre for Prevention and Treatment of Human Echinococcoses, University of Franche Comte, Besancon, France
    Int J Parasitol 31:1579-88. 2001
    ..Six study sites were selected in a high endemicity area and two study sites in a low endemicity area in eastern France on the basis of landscape composition. Sampling was undertaken in the winters of 1996-97, 1997-98 and 1998-99...
  10. pmc Prevalence and seasonal variations of six bee viruses in Apis mellifera L. and Varroa destructor mite populations in France
    Diana Tentcheva
    Laboratoire de Pathologie Comparée des Invertébrés UMR5087, CC 101, Universite Montpellier II, Montpellier, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:7185-91. 2004
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  11. ncbi Remote sensing based identification of environmental risk factors associated with West Nile disease in horses in Camargue, France
    A Leblond
    Unité Environnement et Prévisions de la Santé des Populations, UMR CNRS 5525 TIMC, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire de Lyon, Marcy l Etoile, France
    Prev Vet Med 79:20-31. 2007
    ..The best model indicated that rice fields and dry bushes, wet "sansouire" and open water were the major components of the landscape that were associated with the presence of West Nile virus cases...
  12. doi A small-area index of socioeconomic deprivation to capture health inequalities in France
    Sabrina Havard
    French School of Public Health, 35043 Rennes, France
    Soc Sci Med 67:2007-16. 2008
    ..from a principal component analysis of 1999 national census data from the Strasbourg metropolitan area in eastern France, at the census block level...
  13. doi An innovative survey underlining the significant level of contamination by Toxoplasma gondii of ovine meat consumed in France
    Lénaïg Halos
    ENVA AFSSA INRA UMR BIPAR, National Reference Laboratory for Food Borne Parasites, 23 Avenue du Général de Gaulle, 94700 Maisons Alfort, France
    Int J Parasitol 40:193-200. 2010
    ..A nationwide study was conducted in France to evaluate the prevalence of Toxoplasma in fresh ovine meat...
  14. ncbi August 2003 heat wave in France: risk factors for death of elderly people living at home
    S Vandentorren
    Department of Environmental Health, French Institute of Public Health Surveillance, Cedex, France
    Eur J Public Health 16:583-91. 2006
    The August 2003 heat wave in France resulted in many thousands of excess deaths particularly of elderly people. Individual and environmental risk factors for death among the community-dwelling elderly were identified...
  15. doi Rhinoviruses delayed the circulation of the pandemic influenza A (H1N1) 2009 virus in France
    J S Casalegno
    Hospices Civils de Lyon, National Influenza Centre South of France, Laboratory of Virology, Bât A3, Bron Cedex, France
    Clin Microbiol Infect 16:326-9. 2010
    ..in other European countries, the onset of the A(H1N1)2009 influenza virus epidemic was unexpectedly slow in France during the first part of autumn 2009...
  16. pmc Seasonal influenza in the United States, France, and Australia: transmission and prospects for control
    G Chowell
    Theoretical Division MS B284, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 136:852-64. 2008
    ..to estimate the reproduction numbers of seasonal influenza epidemics spanning three decades in the United States, France, and Australia...
  17. pmc West Nile outbreak in horses in southern France, 2000: the return after 35 years
    B Murgue
    Centre National de Référence des Arbovirus et des Fièvres hémorragiques virales, Institut Pasteur 25, rue du Dr Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    Emerg Infect Dis 7:692-6. 2001
    On September 6, 2000, two cases of equine encephalitis caused by West Nile (WN) virus were reported in southern France (Hérault Province), near Camargue National Park, where a WN outbreak occurred in 1962...
  18. ncbi Do African immigrants living in France have long-term malarial immunity?
    Olivier Bouchaud
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, and Parasitology, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Paris, France
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:21-5. 2005
    ..falciparum. These results suggest the persistence of acquired immunity to P. falciparum malaria after several years of non-exposure in African immigrants...
  19. ncbi A survey of pesticide residues in pollen loads collected by honey bees in France
    Marie Pierre Chauzat
    Agence Francaise de Securite Sanitaire des Aliments, Les Templiers, Sophia Antipolis, France
    J Econ Entomol 99:253-62. 2006
    ..colonies. Apiaries were evenly distributed in five sites located on continental France. Five colonies were randomly selected in each apiary, leading to a total of 125 studied honey bee colonies...
  20. pmc The impact of major heat waves on all-cause and cause-specific mortality in France from 1971 to 2003
    Grégoire Rey
    Univ Paris Sud, UMR S754, IFR69, Villejuif, France and INSERM, U754, 16, avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94800, Villejuif Cedex, France
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 80:615-26. 2007
    The aim of the study was to identify the major heat waves (HW) that occurred in France from 1971 to 2003 and describe their impact on all-cause and cause-specific mortality.
  21. doi Molecular epidemiology of human Blastocystis isolates in France
    Laetitia Souppart
    INSERM, U547, Institut Pasteur de Lille, Universite Lille Nord de France, 1 rue du Professeur Calmette, BP 245, 59019, Lille Cedex, France
    Parasitol Res 105:413-21. 2009
    ..in public health, in this study, we determined the frequency of different Blastocystis subtypes in patients in France. We hypothesized on the mode of transmission and tested a possible relationship between the subtype and ..
  22. doi The estimated incidence of gastrointestinal stromal tumors in France. Results of PROGIST study conducted among pathologists
    Genevieve Monges
    Institut Paoli Calmettes, 232, boulevardd Sainte Marguerite, 13309 Marseille, France
    Bull Cancer 97:E16-22. 2010
    The aim of this study was to investigate the incidence of gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) in France.
  23. doi [COPD routine management in France: are guidelines used in clinical practice?]
    G Jebrak
    Service de Pneumologie B, Hopital Bichat, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
    Rev Mal Respir 27:11-8. 2010
    ..COPD management guidelines have been proposed to improve the major outcomes for COPD patients. In clinical practice, COPD treatment is only partially consistent with current guidelines and recommendations...
  24. ncbi Post-mortem findings and causes of death of harbour porpoises (Phocoena phocoena) stranded from 1990 to 2000 along the coastlines of Belgium and Northern France
    T Jauniaux
    Department of Pathology, Veterinary College, Liege, B43, 4000, Belgium
    J Comp Pathol 126:243-53. 2002
    ..The cause of the increased numbers of carcasses in 1999 was unclear but did not include viral epizootics or net entanglement. A temporary increase in the porpoise population in the southern North Sea may have been responsible...
  25. ncbi First record of Ochlerotatus (Finlaya) japonicus japonicus (Theobald, 1901) in metropolitan France
    Francis Schaffner
    Adege, EID Méditerranée, 165 avenue Paul Rimbaud, 34184 Montpellier Cedex 4, France
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 19:1-5. 2003
    ..The latter already is present in France. We report the species for the 1st time in metropolitan France and in Europe...
  26. pmc Pandemic Vibrio parahaemolyticus O3:K6 spread, France
    Marie Laure Quilici
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1148-9. 2005
  27. ncbi Risk factors for ectopic pregnancy: a comprehensive analysis based on a large case-control, population-based study in France
    Jean Bouyer
    INSERM U569, IFR69 The French Institute of Health and Medical Research, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Am J Epidemiol 157:185-94. 2003
    This case-control study was associated with a regional register of ectopic pregnancy between 1993 and 2000 in France. It included 803 cases of ectopic pregnancy and 1,683 deliveries and was powerful enough to investigate all ectopic ..
  28. ncbi Prevalence and description of chronic daily headache in the general population in France
    Michel Lanteri-Minet
    Départment d Evaluation et Traitement de la Douleur, Hopital Pasteur, 30, avenue de la Voie Romaine, 06002, Nice Cedex, France
    Pain 102:143-9. 2003
    ..study was to describe the epidemiology, clinical presentation and consequences of chronic daily headache (CDH) in France. A representative nation-wide sample of the general population was identified using a stratified sampling method...
  29. ncbi An outbreak of coronavirus OC43 respiratory infection in Normandy, France
    Astrid Vabret
    Laboratory of Human and Molecular Virology, University Hospital, 14 033 Caen, France
    Clin Infect Dis 36:985-9. 2003
    ..6%). This study shows that an outbreak of HCoV OC43 respiratory infection was responsible for the lower respiratory tract symptoms observed in nearly one-third of patients identified by active surveillance for coronavirus infection...
  30. ncbi Ecological and genetic interactions in Drosophila-parasitoids communities: a case study with D. melanogaster, D. simulans and their common Leptopilina parasitoids in south-eastern France
    F Fleury
    Lab Biométrie et Biologie Evolutive, UMR CNRS 5558, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex, France
    Genetica 120:181-94. 2004
    ..experiments investigating the ecological role of Leptopilina parasitoids in Drosophila communities of southern France. Seasonal survey of species abundance shows that strong interspecific interactions occur at both tropic levels. D...
  31. pmc Anaerobic microbial communities in Lake Pavin, a unique meromictic lake in France
    Anne C Lehours
    Laboratoire de Biologie des Protistes, UMR CNRS 6023, 24 avenue des Landais, 63177 Aubiere Cedex, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:7389-400. 2005
    ..The structure of the Archaea community remained rather homogeneous, while TRFLP patterns for the eubacterial community revealed a heterogeneous distribution of eubacterial TRFs...
  32. pmc Phylogenetic diversity of archaea and bacteria in the anoxic zone of a meromictic lake (Lake Pavin, France)
    Anne Catherine Lehours
    Laboratoire de Biologie des Protistes, UMR CNRS 6023, Universite Blaise Pascal, 63177 Aubiere Cedex, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:2016-9. 2007
    ..in the anoxic zone of the water column in Lake Pavin, a freshwater permanently stratified mountain lake in France, were determined...
  33. ncbi Hemodynamic monitoring in shock and implications for management. International Consensus Conference, Paris, France, 27-28 April 2006
    Massimo Antonelli
    Istituto di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Policlinico Universitario A Gemelli, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 33:575-90. 2007
    ..The goal of this consensus statement is to provide recommendations regarding the monitoring and management of the critically ill patient with shock...
  34. ncbi Characterisation of PCV-2 isolates from Spain, Germany and France
    A Mankertz
    Robert Koch Institut, P24 Xenotransplantation, Nordufer 20, 13353, Berlin, Germany
    Virus Res 66:65-77. 2000
    ..report describes the characterisation of PCV-2 isolates from animals affected with PMWS from Germany, Spain and France. We could demonstrate the presence of circovirus by electron microscope, in situ hybridisation and PCR...
  35. pmc Mortality in 13 French cities during the August 2003 heat wave
    Stéphanie Vandentorren
    Department of Environmental Health, Institut de Veille Sanitaire, Saint Maurice, France
    Am J Public Health 94:1518-20. 2004
    We observed the daily trend in mortality rates during the 2003 heat wave in 13 of France's largest cities. Mortality data were collected from July 25 to September 15 each year from 1999 through 2003...
  36. ncbi Definition of organ involvement and treatment response in immunoglobulin light chain amyloidosis (AL): a consensus opinion from the 10th International Symposium on Amyloid and Amyloidosis, Tours, France, 18-22 April 2004
    Morie A Gertz
    Dysproteinemia Clinic, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Hematol 79:319-28. 2005
    ..response as a result of discussions at the 10th International Symposium on Amyloid and Amyloidosis held in Tours, France, April 2004...
  37. ncbi Long-lasting protection against canine visceral leishmaniasis using the LiESAp-MDP vaccine in endemic areas of France: double-blind randomised efficacy field trial
    Jean Loup Lemesre
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, UR 008 Pathogénie des Trypanosomatidae, Equipe 1, 911 Avenue Agropolis, BP 64501, 34394 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    Vaccine 25:4223-34. 2007
    ..against visceral leishmaniasis is investigated in naturally exposed dogs of endemic areas of the South of France vaccinated with LiESAp/MDP vaccine...
  38. pmc Frailty among community-dwelling elderly people in France: the three-city study
    José Alberto Avila-Funes
    Department of Geriatrics, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Medicas y Nutricion Salvador Zubiran, Mexico City, Mexico
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:1089-96. 2008
    ..The purpose of this report is to show the characteristics of frailty and observe its prognosis in a large sample of French community-dwelling elderly persons...
  39. ncbi Influenza burden of illness: estimates from a national prospective survey of household contacts in France
    Fabrice Carrat
    INSERM U444, Faculte de Medecine Saint Antoine, 27 rue Chaligny, 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Arch Intern Med 162:1842-8. 2002
    ..We estimated the impact of influenza in terms of uncomplicated morbidity and its consequences on health care utilization and lost workdays...
  40. pmc Significant reduction of antibiotic use in the community after a nationwide campaign in France, 2002-2007
    Elifsu Sabuncu
    INSERM, U657, Paris, France
    PLoS Med 6:e1000084. 2009
    ..b>France consumes more antibiotics and has the highest rate of beta-lactam resistance in Streptococcus pneumoniae than any ..
  41. doi Metagenomic approach studying the taxonomic and functional diversity of the bacterial community in a mesotrophic lake (Lac du Bourget--France)
    Didier Debroas
    Université Blaise Pascal Laboratoire Microorganismes génome et environnement, UMR CNRS 6023, Aubiere Cedex, France
    Environ Microbiol 11:2412-24. 2009
    ..These results prompted us to propose hypotheses on the ecological role of these bacterial classes in lacustrine ecosystems...
  42. ncbi Clinical characteristics and outcome of patients with invasive pneumococcal disease, Puy-de-Dôme, France, 1994-1998
    H Laurichesse
    Infectious Diseases Department, Hotel Dieu, University Hospital of Clermont Ferrand, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 20:299-308. 2001
    ..invasive pneumococcal disease was undertaken in Puyde-Dĵme, an administrative district of the region Auvergne in France, from 1 January 1994 to 31 December 1998. A total of 214 cases were identified...
  43. ncbi Resistance of HIV-1 to multiple antiretroviral drugs in France: a 6-year survey (1997-2002) based on an analysis of over 7000 genotypes
    Catherine Tamalet
    Laboratoire de Virologie, CHRU La Timone, 13005 Marseille, France
    AIDS 17:2383-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the extent of multiple drug resistance among individuals followed for HIV-1 infection in France.
  44. ncbi Prescription of drugs to pregnant women in France: the HIMAGE study
    Marie Nöelle Beyens
    Centre Regional de Pharmacovigilance, Hopital Bellevue, Saint Etienne, France
    Therapie 58:505-11. 2003
    ..during pregnancy on the basis of a representative sample of 911 pregnant women resident in this region of France. Altogether 93.5% received at least one prescription, with a mean of 10.9 different drugs per woman...
  45. ncbi Changing of hepatitis C virus genotype patterns in France at the beginning of the third millenium: The GEMHEP GenoCII Study
    C Payan
    Laboratoire de Virologie, CHU Angers, France
    J Viral Hepat 12:405-13. 2005
    ..of patients with chronic hepatitis C, the epidemiological characteristics of hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotypes in France. Data from 26 referral centres, corresponding to 1769 patients with chronic hepatitis C were collected ..
  46. ncbi Financial cost of osteoarthritis in France. The "COART" France study
    Claude Le Pen
    Aremis Consultants, 10, rue Beffroy, 92200 Neuilly sur Seine, France
    Joint Bone Spine 72:567-70. 2005
    Osteoarthritis is the most common musculoskeletal disease, with about 9-10 million patients in France including 4.6 million with symptoms...
  47. ncbi Multicentre study of hepatitis B virus genotypes in France: correlation with liver fibrosis and hepatitis B e antigen status
    P Halfon
    Alphabio Laboratory, Marseille, France
    J Viral Hepat 13:329-35. 2006
    ..The aims of this study were to assess the distribution of HBV genotypes in France and to identify the associations between HBV genotypes and patient demographics, severity of liver disease and ..
  48. ncbi The nature of the scientific evidence leading to drug withdrawals for pharmacovigilance reasons in France
    Pascale Olivier
    Service de Pharmacologie Clinique, centre Midi Pyrénées de pharmacovigilance, de Pharmacoepidemiologie et d Informations sur le Medicament, Faculte de Medecine, Toulouse, France
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 15:808-12. 2006
    ..The objective of our study was to determine the scientific evidences leading to drug withdrawal for pharmacovigilance reasons in France.
  49. ncbi Population dynamics of pest mosquitoes and potential malaria and West Nile virus vectors in relation to climatic factors and human activities in the Camargue, France
    N Ponçon
    Department of Health, Research Unit 016, Institut de recherche pour le developpement IRD, Montpellier, France
    Med Vet Entomol 21:350-7. 2007
    The Camargue is an extensive wetland in the southeast of France, which is highly influenced by human activities. Large ponds, marshes and irrigated fields provide abundant potential breeding sites for mosquitoes...
  50. pmc Case ascertainment and estimated incidence of drug-induced long-QT syndrome: study in Southwest France
    Mariam Molokhia
    Non Communicable Disease Epidemiology UnitLondon School of Hygiene and Tropical MedicineKeppel Street, WC1E 7HT London, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 66:386-95. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the incidence and reporting rate of drug-induced long-QT syndrome (LQTS) in France [defined by evidence of torsades de pointes (TdP), QT prolongation and exposure to a relevant drug] and to assess ..
  51. pmc A quantitative risk assessment approach for mosquito-borne diseases: malaria re-emergence in southern France
    Nicolas Ponçon
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, UR016, Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    Malar J 7:147. 2008
    ..Considering the importation of Plasmodium due to the high number of imported malaria cases in France, the aim of this article was to make some predictions regarding the risk of malaria re-emergence in the Camargue.
  52. ncbi The French National Nutrition and Health Program: 2001-2006-2010
    Serge Hercberg
    U557 INSERM, CNAM, Paris 13, F 93017 Bobigny, France
    Int J Public Health 53:68-77. 2008
    ....
  53. doi Epidemiological, clinical, paraclinical and molecular study of a cohort of 102 patients affected with autosomal recessive progressive cerebellar ataxia from Alsace, Eastern France: implications for clinical management
    M Anheim
    Departement de Neurologie, Hopital Civil, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Strasbourg, 1, Place de l Hopital, 67000, Strasbourg, France
    Neurogenetics 11:1-12. 2010
    ..We prospectively studied 102 suspected ARCA cases from Eastern France (including 95 from the Alsace region) between 2002 and 2008...
  54. pmc Influenza epidemics in the United States, France, and Australia, 1972-1997
    Cecile Viboud
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Paris, France
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:32-9. 2004
    ..We have analyzed pneumonia and influenza deaths from 1972 to 1997 in the United States, France, and Australia to examine the correlation over space and time between the three countries...
  55. ncbi Cancer prevalence in France: time trend, situation in 2002 and extrapolation to 2012
    Marc Colonna
    Network of French Cancer Registries FRANCIM, Toulouse, France
    Eur J Cancer 44:115-22. 2008
    ..This paper provides a prevalence estimate for 2002 and 2012 in France and an assessment of the trend in prevalence over the period 1993-2002.
  56. doi An economic evaluation of cetuximab combined with radiotherapy for patients with locally advanced head and neck cancer in Belgium, France, Italy, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom
    Ben Brown
    IMS Health, London, UK
    Value Health 11:791-9. 2008
    ....
  57. doi Epidemiological differences between the UK and Ireland versus France in Staphylococcus aureus isolates resistant to fusidic acid from community-acquired skin and soft tissue infections
    A R Larsen
    Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:589-94. 2008
    To characterize the epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus isolates resistant to fusidic acid isolated from patients with skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) in France, the UK and Ireland.
  58. pmc Clonal population of flucytosine-resistant Candida tropicalis from blood cultures, Paris, France
    Marie Desnos-Ollivier
    Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:557-65. 2008
    ..tropicalis isolates, is widespread in the Paris area. We propose the analysis of 2 polymorphic microsatellite markers coupled with URA3 sequencing to track the clone...
  59. doi The potential effects of global warming on changes in canine leishmaniasis in a focus outside the classical area of the disease in southern France
    Jacques Dereure
    Universite Montpellier 1, Laboratoire de Parasitologie, Centre National de Référence des Leishmania, UMR 2724 GEMI, Montpellier, France
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 9:687-94. 2009
    ..The Pyrenees Mountains are usually considered to be outside of the endemic range of leishmaniasis in southern France, and so our demonstration of a microfocus of canine leishmaniasis in the northern foothills is noteworthy...
  60. doi Epidemiology, management, and risk factors for death of invasive Candida infections in critical care: a multicenter, prospective, observational study in France (2005-2006)
    Olivier Leroy
    Service de Réanimation Médicale et des Maladies Infectieuses, Centre Hospitalier Gustave Dron, Tourcoing, France
    Crit Care Med 37:1612-8. 2009
    ..To describe the evolving epidemiology, management, and risk factors for death of invasive Candida infections in intensive care units (ICUs)...
  61. ncbi Human papillomavirus (HPV) genotype distribution in invasive cervical cancers in France: EDITH study
    Jean Luc Pretet
    EA3181, IFR133, CHU Besancon, Besancon, France
    Int J Cancer 122:428-32. 2008
    Invasive cervical cancer (ICC) remains a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in France. Since human papillomavirus (HPV) is the necessary cause of ICC, the aim of this study was to assess the type-specific prevalence of HPV in ..
  62. doi Hypoglycaemia in patients with type 2 diabetes treated with a combination of metformin and sulphonylurea therapy in France
    P Vexiau
    Department of Diabetology and Endocrinology, Hopital Saint Louis, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Diabetes Obes Metab 10:16-24. 2008
    ..Combination use of metformin and a sulphonylurea has become increasingly common; yet, the impact of hypoglycaemia on quality of life in these patients is not well documented...
  63. ncbi A Vibrio splendidus strain is associated with summer mortality of juvenile oysters Crassostrea gigas in the Bay of Morlaix (North Brittany, France)
    A Lacoste
    Station Biologique de Roscoff, Centre National de la Recherche, , Roscoff, France
    Dis Aquat Organ 46:139-45. 2001
    Juvenile oysters Crassostrea gigas cultured in the Bay of Morlaix (France) have suffered unexplained summer mortalities for over a decade...
  64. pmc The health care system under French national health insurance: lessons for health reform in the United States
    Victor G Rodwin
    Wagner School, New York University, New York, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:31-7. 2003
    ....
  65. ncbi Phylogenetic analysis of rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus in France between 1993 and 2000, and the characterisation of RHDV antigenic variants
    G Le Gall-Reculé
    Agence Française de Sécurité Sanitaire des Aliments AFSSA, Laboratoire d Etudes et de Recherches Avicoles et Porcines, Unité de virologie, Immunologie, Parasitologie, Aviaires et Cunicoles, Ploufragan, France
    Arch Virol 148:65-81. 2003
    The first molecular epidemiological study of Rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus undertaken in France between 1988 and 1995, identified three genogroups, two of which (G1, G2) disappeared quickly...
  66. ncbi Medication errors in hospitals: computerized unit dose drug dispensing system versus ward stock distribution system
    Jean Eudes Fontan
    Pharmacie et Laboratoire de Toxico pharmacologie, Hôpital Robert Debré AP HP, 48 Bd Serurier 75019 Paris, France
    Pharm World Sci 25:112-7. 2003
    ....
  67. ncbi Prediction of the spread of influenza epidemics by the method of analogues
    Cecile Viboud
    Epidemiology and Information Sciences, INSERM Unit 444, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    Am J Epidemiol 158:996-1006. 2003
    ..The authors applied it to forecasting the incidences of influenza-like illnesses (ILI) in France and in the country's 21 administrative regions, using a series of data for 938 consecutive weeks of ILI ..
  68. ncbi Relationships between certain individual characteristics and occupational injuries for various jobs in the construction industry: a case-control study
    Nearkasen Chau
    National Institute for Health and Medical Research INSERM, Vandoeuvre les Nancy Cedex, France
    Am J Ind Med 45:84-92. 2004
    ..There is little published about the role of individual characteristics in occupational injuries. Construction workers have a high rate of injury; we assessed 11 personal characteristics in this professional sector...
  69. ncbi Occupational class, occupational mobility and cancer incidence among middle-aged men and women: a prospective study of the French GAZEL cohort*
    Maria Melchior
    INSERM U88 IFR69, 14 rue du Val d Osne, 94415, Saint Maurice, France
    Cancer Causes Control 16:515-24. 2005
    ..To examine the association between occupational class, occupational mobility and cancer incidence in the 1990s...
  70. ncbi Sensitivity of influenza viruses to zanamivir and oseltamivir: a study performed on viruses circulating in France prior to the introduction of neuraminidase inhibitors in clinical practice
    O Ferraris
    Laboratoire de Virologie, Centre National de Référence pour la Grippe France Sud, Domaine Rockefeller, 8 avenue Rockefeller, 69373 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Antiviral Res 68:43-8. 2005
    ..introduced in clinical practice in various parts of the world since 1999 but were only scarcely distributed in France. Prior to the generalization of zanamivir and oseltamivir utilization in our country, we decided to test a large ..
  71. ncbi Canine babesiosis in France
    Gilles Bourdoiseau
    Unité de Parasitologie Mycologie Maladies Parasitaires, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire de Lyon, 1 av Bourgelat, 69280 Marcy l Etoile, France
    Vet Parasitol 138:118-25. 2006
    Canine babesiosis has a high prevalence in France and continues to constitute a diagnostic challenge. This paper presents essential data derived from epidemiological surveys in order to define the main features of this disease...
  72. pmc Toscana virus RNA in Sergentomyia minuta files
    Remi N Charrel
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1299-300. 2006
  73. ncbi Frequency, determinants and consequences of delayed access to care for HIV infection in France
    Emilie Lanoy
    INSERM, UMR S 720, Paris, France
    Antivir Ther 12:89-96. 2007
    ..We analysed the frequency and predictors of delayed access to care (DAC) for HIV infection, and its influence on survival...
  74. ncbi Short- and long-term outcomes of heatstroke following the 2003 heat wave in Lyon, France
    Laurent Argaud
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Groupement Hospitalier Edouard Herriot, 5 Place d Arsonval, Lyon Cedex 03, France
    Arch Intern Med 167:2177-83. 2007
    During August 2003, Europe sustained a severe heat wave that resulted in 14 800 heat-related deaths in France. Most of these excess deaths occurred in urban areas, where maximal temperatures broke all records...
  75. doi Neuromyelitis optica in France: a multicenter study of 125 patients
    N Collongues
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Strasbourg, 67091 Strasbourg, France
    Neurology 74:736-42. 2010
    ..There have been few epidemiologic studies on neuromyelitis optica (NMO) and none used the recent 2006 diagnostic criteria. Here we describe the clinical, laboratory, MRI, and disability course of NMO in a French cohort of 125 patients...
  76. pmc Stx2 subtyping of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli isolated from cattle in France: detection of a new Stx2 subtype and correlation with additional virulence factors
    Y Bertin
    Laboratoire de Microbiologie, Centre de Recherche INRA de Clermont Ferrand Theix, 63122 St Genes Champanelle, France
    J Clin Microbiol 39:3060-5. 2001
    ..In addition, Stx2-EDL933 and/or Stx2vh-b subtypes were highly associated with other putative virulence factors such as Stx1 and EspP extracellular serine protease, but not with EAST1 enterotoxin...
  77. pmc Nitrification and nitrifying bacteria in the lower Seine River and estuary (France)
    Aurélie Cébron
    UMR Sisyphe 7619, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, 75005 Paris, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:7091-100. 2003
    ..These results imply a significant immigration and/or selection of the ammonia-oxidizing bacterial population along the continuum of the Seine River from Paris to the estuary...
  78. ncbi Malnutrition is an independent factor associated with nosocomial infections
    Stephane M Schneider
    Comité de Liaison Alimentation Nutrition, CHU de Nice, France
    Br J Nutr 92:105-11. 2004
    ..An early screening for malnutrition may therefore be helpful to reduce the high prevalence of NI...
  79. ncbi Early detection of pulmonary arterial hypertension in systemic sclerosis: a French nationwide prospective multicenter study
    Eric Hachulla
    Hopital Claude Huriez, Lille, France
    Arthritis Rheum 52:3792-800. 2005
    ..on the method and criteria for optimal screening, we sought to develop an algorithm based on symptoms, Doppler echocardiography, and right heart catheterization (RHC) for application to a nationwide multicenter SSc population in France.
  80. pmc Lifelong socioeconomic trajectory and premature mortality (35-65 years) in France: findings from the GAZEL Cohort Study
    M Melchior
    INSERM U687 IFR69, St Maurice, France
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:937-44. 2006
    ..However, there are virtually no data from other countries and few investigations have examined non-cardiovascular mortality in men and women...
  81. pmc Short-term effects of ozone air pollution on ischaemic stroke occurrence: a case-crossover analysis from a 10-year population-based study in Dijon, France
    J B Henrotin
    Stroke Register of Dijon, Neurology Department, University Hospital of Dijon, Dijon, France
    Occup Environ Med 64:439-45. 2007
    ..To evaluate the association between air pollutants and the occurrence of acute stroke from 10-year population-based study...
  82. ncbi Candidemia and candiduria in critically ill patients admitted to intensive care units in France: incidence, molecular diversity, management and outcome
    Marie Elisabeth Bougnoux
    Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Service de Bacteriologie, Virologie, Parasitologie et Hygiène, 149, rue de Sevres, 75473 Paris Cedex 15, France
    Intensive Care Med 34:292-9. 2008
    To determine the concomitant incidence, molecular diversity, management and outcome of nosocomial candidemia and candiduria in intensive care unit (ICU) patients in France.
  83. pmc Ecological association between a deprivation index and mortality in France over the period 1997 - 2001: variations with spatial scale, degree of urbanicity, age, gender and cause of death
    Grégoire Rey
    INSERM, CépiDc, IFR69, Le Vesinet, France
    BMC Public Health 9:33. 2009
    ..was to create an ecological deprivation index and evaluate its association with mortality over the entire mainland France territory...
  84. doi Occurrence of antibiotic resistance and class 1, 2 and 3 integrons in Escherichia coli isolated from a densely populated estuary (Seine, France)
    Emilie Laroche
    Faculte des Sciences, Université de Rouen CNRS 6143 M2C, Groupe de Microbiologie, Mont Saint Aignan, France
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 68:118-30. 2009
    ..However, for slightly over half of the E. coli isolates exhibiting the class 1 integron, the variable region could not be amplified, because part of the 3' conserved sequence was missing...
  85. ncbi Influence of pesticide residues on honey bee (Hymenoptera: Apidae) colony health in France
    Marie Pierre Chauzat
    AFSSA LERPRA Les Templiers, 105 route des Chappes, B P 111, F 06 902 Sophia Antipolis cedex, France
    Environ Entomol 38:514-23. 2009
    A 3-yr field survey was carried out in France, from 2002 to 2005, to study honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) colony health in relation to pesticide residues found in the colonies...
  86. ncbi Pig anelloviruses are highly prevalent in swine herds in France
    L Bigarré
    Unité de génétique virale et biosécurité, AFSSA, BP 5035, 22440 Ploufragan, France
    J Gen Virol 86:631-5. 2005
    A survey of anelloviruses in swine herds from Britanny, France, is reported. By using PCR targeted to the conserved untranslated region, prevalences of 93 and 73 % were found among 15 herds and 33 animals, respectively...
  87. pmc Melanocortin 1 receptor (MC1R) gene variants may increase the risk of melanoma in France independently of clinical risk factors and UV exposure
    E Matichard
    J Med Genet 41:e13. 2004
  88. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of human papillomavirus DNA testing in the United Kingdom, The Netherlands, France, and Italy
    Jane J Kim
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:888-95. 2005
    ..We assessed the cost-effectiveness of incorporating HPV DNA testing into existing cervical cancer screening programs in the United Kingdom, The Netherlands, France, and Italy.
  89. ncbi [Trends in perinatal health in metropolitan France between 1995 and 2003: results from the National Perinatal Surveys]
    B Blondel
    INSERM, U149, IFR69, Unité de recherches épidémiologiques sur la santé périnatale et la santé des femmes, 16, avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex
    J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 35:373-87. 2006
    To study trends in the main indicators of health, medical practice and risk factors in France. Population and method. A sample of all births during one week was set up in 1995 (N=13,318), 1998 (N=13,718) et 2003 (N=14,737)...
  90. ncbi Interleukin-18 and the risk of coronary heart disease in European men: the Prospective Epidemiological Study of Myocardial Infarction (PRIME)
    Stefan Blankenberg
    INSERM U525, Faculté de Médecine Pitié Salpêtrière, Paris, France
    Circulation 108:2453-9. 2003
    ..Interleukin (IL)-18 promotes atherosclerotic plaque growth and vulnerability. It is unknown, however, whether elevations of circulating IL-18 precede the onset of coronary events in apparently healthy individuals...
  91. pmc Cannabis intoxication and fatal road crashes in France: population based case-control study
    Bernard Laumon
    French National Institute for Transport and Safety Research INRETS, Epidemiological Research and Surveillance Unit in Transport, Occupation and Environment UMRESTTE, 25 Avenue François Mitterrand, F 69675 Bron Cedex
    BMJ 331:1371. 2005
    ..To evaluate the relative risk of being responsible for a fatal crash while driving under the influence of cannabis, the prevalence of such drivers within the driving population, and the corresponding share of fatal crashes...
  92. pmc Different genotypes of anatoxin-producing cyanobacteria coexist in the Tarn River, France
    Sabrina Cadel-Six
    Unité des Cyanobactéries CNRS URA 2172, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:7605-14. 2007
    ..occurred in 2002, 2003, and 2005 after the animals drank water from the shoreline of the Tarn River in southern France. Signs of intoxication indicated acute poisoning due to a neurotoxin...
  93. pmc Prevalence of fecal carriage of acquired expanded-spectrum cephalosporin resistance in Enterobacteriaceae strains from cattle in France
    Jean Yves Madec
    J Clin Microbiol 46:1566-7. 2008
  94. ncbi [Fleas community in introduced Siberian chipmunks (Tamias sibiricus Laxmann) in Forest of Sénart, France]
    B Pisanu
    Museum national d histoire naturelle, Département Ecologie et Gestion de la Biodiversité, UMR 5173 MNHN CNRS P6, 61, rue Buffon, F 75005 Paris, France
    Parasite 15:35-43. 2008
    ..population of Siberian chipmunks, Tamias sibiricus, between 2005 and 2007, in the Forest of Sénart (Essonne, France). We collected and identified 383 fleas on 463 chipmunks (total: 1,891 captures on 471 chipmunks)...
  95. doi Establishing a reference interval for bone turnover markers in 637 healthy, young, premenopausal women from the United Kingdom, France, Belgium, and the United States
    Sarah J Glover
    University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Bone Miner Res 24:389-97. 2009
    ..We studied 637 eligible women from four countries that participated in the Horizon-PFT study (United Kingdom, France, Belgium, United States). The women were 30-39 yr of age (mean, 34.6 yr), with regular cyclic menses...
  96. pmc Kinetics of decline of maternal measles virus-neutralizing antibodies in sera of infants in France in 2006
    Arnaud Gagneur
    CHU Brest, Brest, France
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:1845-50. 2008
    ..To assess the current situation in France, a multicenter, prospective seroepidemiological study was conducted in seven French hospitals between October 2005 ..
  97. doi Acute hepatitis E in south-west France over a 5-year period
    J M Mansuy
    CHU Toulouse, Hopital Purpan, Laboratoire de Virologie, Institut Fédératif de Biologie de Purpan, F 31300, France
    J Clin Virol 44:74-7. 2009
    ..Hepatitis E was found in people living in industrialized countries who had not travelled to highly endemic areas...
  98. doi Neonatal screening for sickle cell disease in France
    J Bardakdjian-Michau
    Service de Biochimie et de Génétique, Unité Fonctionnelle de Génétique, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Henri Mondor AP HP, Creteil, France
    J Clin Pathol 62:31-3. 2009
    As a result of population growth in African-Caribbean regions of overseas France, and now immigration essentially from North and sub-Saharan Africa to mainland France, neonatal screening for sickle cell disease (SCD) has been performed in ..
  99. doi Time trends in prevalence and severity of childhood asthma and allergies from 1995 to 2002 in France
    I Annesi-Maesano
    INSERM, UMR S 707 EPAR, Paris, France
    Allergy 64:798-800. 2009
    To assess time trends in symptoms of asthma, allergic rhinitis and atopic eczema among adolescents in Languedoc Roussillon, France.
  100. pmc ARTIST (osteoarthritis intervention standardized) study of standardised consultation versus usual care for patients with osteoarthritis of the knee in primary care in France: pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    P Ravaud
    INSERM, U738, Paris, France
    BMJ 338:b421. 2009
    ..To evaluate the impact of standardised consultations on patients with osteoarthritis of the knee...
  101. pmc Prospective nationwide study of Aeromonas infections in France
    Brigitte Lamy
    Laboratoire de Biologie, Centre Hospitalier du Bassin de Thau, Sete, France
    J Clin Microbiol 47:1234-7. 2009
    We report a systematic prospective multicenter nationwide study of clinical Aeromonas infections in France. During 6 months (May to October 2006), 78 cases of aeromonosis were reviewed for risk factors and clinical, microbiological, and ..

Research Grants71

  1. COMMUNITY BASED STUDY ON OCCUPATIONAL ASTHMA, ECRHS-OA
    Manolis Kogevinas; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..currently updated (ECRHS-II) following-up approximately 17,000 young adults from 12 countries (Australia, Belgium, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK and USA)...
  2. 12th International Congress of Radiation Research
    George Iliakis; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..of societies in Great Britain, several countries in Europe (the Netherlands, Sweden, Poland, Germany, Italy, and France), Japan, and Israel...
  3. Heme Oxygenase 2005 -- the 4th International Conference
    FRITZ BACH; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..biological research including, in addition to the United States, Australia, China, Japan, Taiwan, Korea, England, France, Italy, Germany, Holland, Poland, India and others...
  4. 8th International Symposium for VIP, PACAP & Related Peptides
    Victor May; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..the meeting sites have alternated on different continents; the first symposium was held in 1993 in Strasbourg (France) and the second in 1995 in New Orleans (Louisiana, USA)...
  5. Structural and molecular basis of drug-induced IKACh reduction
    SAMI FOUAD NOUJAIM; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..of Medicine Piti[unreadable]-Salp[unreadable]tri[unreadable]re of the Pierre Marie Curie University in Paris, France. Through the combination of the new techniques and concepts I will learn, and the relevant courses and seminars in ..
  6. SAMI FOUAD NOUJAIM; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..of Medicine Piti[unreadable]-Salp[unreadable]tri[unreadable]re of the Pierre Marie Curie University in Paris, France. Through the combination of the new techniques and concepts I will learn, and the relevant courses and seminars in ..
  7. Depot calcineurin inhibitors to prevent graft rejection
    Thomas J Smith; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..requiring immunosupression are performed annually in the largest 7 markets (US, Japan, Germany, Britain, Canada, France, Italy), and the market for immunosuppressive drugs is estimated at $2.9 Billion annually (2007)...
  8. Multi-center Controlled Clinical Trials in Alport Syndrome-A Feasibility Study
    Clifford E Kashtan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..for this feasibility study will enable the five regional recruitment centers in the United States, Canada, China, France and Germany to interrogate existing Alport syndrome registries and databases, and monitor accrual of new Alport ..
  9. 16th ISBRA Conference
    Edward P Riley; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..held biennially and since the founding of ISBRA, meetings have been held in Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Japan, United Kingdom, and the United States...
  10. Francois Dabis; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..by the WADA Coordinating Center at the Bordeaux School of Public Health (ISPED) in Bordeaux University, France (Prof...
  11. Charles S Watson; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..been available for the past seven years in the Netherlands, versions of which are now in use in the UK, Australia, France, and Germany, and are being developed in several other countries...
  12. Terri Lois Young; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..Our international consortium is composed of myopia and statistical geneticists from the United Kingdom, France, Denmark, Australia, and the United States...
  13. Matthew Levy; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..of fluorescent tags for the candidate protein mediators of X inactivation (Edith Heard, Institut Curie, Paris, France). The project is thus based on a strong and multifaceted foundation of expertise and resources. PHS 398/2590 (Rev...
  14. 11th International Symposium on the Maillard Reaction
    John W Baynes; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..ISMR11 will convene in Nancy, France, from September 16 - 20, 2012...
  15. Boris P Kovatchev; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..effort of physicians, psychologists, mathematicians, and engineers from the United States, Italy, and France dedicated to the understanding of behavioral and biological prerequisites to individually-tailored closed-loop ..
  16. Bradley P Sutton; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..The main objective of the proposed USA-France collaborative effort is to develop a computational imaging approach to quantify the microstructure of cerebral ..
  17. Pathways from genotype and environment to melanoma
    Nicholas K Hayward; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..published linkage to flat nevus density on 9p, 9q, 2p and 8q, replicated in one or more recent studies from UK, France (FR) and Netherlands (NL)...
  18. James W Vaupel; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..wild in Kenya (Project 5); Longitudinal data on lemurs in the wild on Madagascar and in captivity at Duke and in France (Project 6);and Laboratory data on fruit flies (Project 7)...
  19. Molecular Activities of Angiogenin in the Nucleus
    KIMBERLY ANNE DICKSON; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..gained the attention of experts in both fields;the first international meeting on the topic occurred in Paris, France during the summer of 2010, and was called "The two faces of evil"...
  20. Blood Transcriptional Biomarker Profiles for Category B Pathogens
    Damien Chaussabel; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Centre d'lmmunologie de Marseille Luminy, France) and diarrheal diseases (Escherichia coli, pathogenic Vibrio strains, Shigella spp, Salmonella, Campylobacter ..
  21. The Role of EGF in Human Hepatocellular Transformation
    BRYAN CHRISTOPHER FUCHS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our analysis of the distribution of allelic frequencies in cirrhosis populations from both Massachusetts and France revealed that the G/G genotype was significantly associated with risk of HCC relative to the A/A genotype...
  22. Mieke C W Eeckhaut; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..on contraceptive use as part of the Generations and Gender Programme (GGP);Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, France, Georgia, Germany, Romania, and Russia...
  23. MAM'Out project: evaluation of innovative approaches to prevent acute malnutritio
    Patrick Kolsteren; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This project is proposed by Action Contre la Faim - France, a non-governmental non-for- profit organization, and supported through a multi-annual formalized collaboration by ..
  24. John B Whitfield; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..We have gathered an experienced multidisciplinary team from the USA, Australia, France, Germany, Switzerland and UK with a proven track record in clinical alcoholic liver disease and in genetics...
  25. Travel Awards for the 11th International Conference on Environmental Mutagens
    THOMAS EDWARD WILSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..USA;William Bohr, USA; Leona Samson, USA;Fabrizio D'Adda di Fagagna, Italy;Alan Lehman, UK;Jean Marc Egly, France;Hiroshi Kasai, Japan;Thomas Kunkel, USA;Wei Yang, USA;Michael Fenech, Australia, Alain Sarasin, France and Stefano ..
  26. FASEB SRC on Melatonin Receptors: Actions and Therapeutics
    David Blask; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..circadian disorders and depression (Rozerem, Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America, USA;Valdoxan, SERVIER, France, Europe). Other melatonin agonists for treatment of these disorders are currently in development...
  27. Marisa Roberto; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..but not limited to the following countries: Russia, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Japan, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, and the United States...
  28. Alexey S Kuznetsov; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..The immediate goal of this France-USA collaboration is to quantify the acute effects of alcohol on the dynamics of GABA-DA crosstalk and ultimately ..
  29. A. gambiae thioester-containing protein 1 (TEP1) protein-protein interactions
    Richard H G Baxter; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Elena Levashina at the University of Strasbourg, France, a specialist in the immune response of mosquitoes to malaria, under Prof...
  30. Diana L Robins; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..is being studied in translation in other countries and cultures, including Japan, China, Spain, the Netherlands, France, Iceland, Ireland, Germany, Egypt, Puerto Rico and Turkey...
  31. MECHANISMS OF MAMMALIAN FERTILIZATION/POLYSPERMY BLOCK
    Richard M Schultz; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This aim will be conducted in collaboration with J.P. Ozil (INRA, France), who over the past decade has developed unique technologies to modulate precisely the frequency and amplitude of ..
  32. PRF 11th Anniversary Workshop on Progeria - "Hand in Hand: Basic and Clinica
    Leslie B Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Mark Kieran, MD, PhD (Dana Farber Cancer Inst., Boston) and Nicolas Levy, MD (Marseilles, France) will discuss farnesyltransferase inhibitor, bisphosphonate and statin use in Progeria...
  33. Standard zidovudine plus infant nevirapine to prevent perinatal HIV in Thailand
    Marc J Lallemant; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The study will build upon PHPT-1 and PHPT-2, a collaborative effort between Harvard University, IRD- France, the Thai MoPH, and Mahidol and Chiang Mai Universities, through a network of 39 public hospitals...
  34. Fifth International Conference on Tumor Microenvironment: Progression, Therapy a
    Yves DeClerck; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..for Cancer Research (AACR), and the French Institut National du Cancer (INCa), and will be held in Versailles, France from October 20-24, 2009. The meeting will be held over 3...
  35. EDITH VIONI SULLIVAN; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..The award will enable an international collaboration between two INSERM sites in France (Orsay and Caen) and our US neuroscience laboratories to investigate the consequences of chronic alcoholism on ..
  36. Conference Support for 16th International Workshop on KSHV and Related Agents, Pu
    Bala Chandran; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In addition to USA delegates, participants are anticipated from the United Kingdom, Canada, China, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Israel, Mexico, Scandinavia and South America...
  37. CONSOLE FOR 10.5 TESLA WHOLE BODY MRI SYSTEM
    Kamil Ugurbil; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..An 11.7 T, 68 cm bore (~500 MHz) "head only" system is planned for NIH intramural research and a major effort in France aims to develop a similar system based on a larger bore magnet...
  38. 2011 CAG Triplet Repeat Disorders GRC/GRS
    Laura P W Ranum; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..American (Mount Holyoke College, 2001, 2005;Watervalley NH, 2009) and European (Il Ciocco, Italy 2003 and Aussois, France 2007) sites. This is the second year that there will be an associated Graduate Research Seminar...
  39. YVONNE ELEANOR VAUCHER; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..Premedication is used more frequently in other countries (United Kingdom 90%, France 74%), and usually includes the use of a muscle relaxant which helps to mitigate the adverse events of this ..
  40. 11TH INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF RADIATION RESEARCH
    Elizabeth Travis; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..of societies in Great Britain, several countries in Europe (the Netherlands, Sweden, Poland, Germany, Italy and France), Japan, and Israel...
  41. Molecular And Genetic Analysis Of Autosomal Dominant Spastic Paraplegia
    Stephan Zuchner; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..will have access to DNA samples from all known linked SPG12 families through collaborations with investigators in France (Dr Alexandra Durr), Italy (Dr. Antonio Orlacchio), and the UK (Dr. Evan Reid)...
  42. ERNEST JOSEPH FELEPPA; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..the University of Hawaii and Kuakini Medical Center, and the National Center for Scientific Research (Paris, France) propose to continue to investigate, refine, and expand the use of novel quantitative ultrasound methods for ..
  43. 14th International Workshop on Kaposi's Sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus and Relate
    Dean H Kedes; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..In addition to USA delegates, participants are anticipated from the United Kingdom, Canada, China, Scandinavia, France, Germany and Israel...
  44. Macroeconomic Demography of Intergenerational Transfers
    Ronald D Lee; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..S., Europe, Latin America, and Asia. The accounts will be estimated for seven economies, the U.S., France, Brazil, Chile, Japan, Taiwan, and Indonesia, with sufficient historical depth to analyze long-run changes in ..
  45. Screening and development of anti-Ebola entry inhibitors
    Lijun Rong; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Viktor Volchkov's group in France. Therefore no animal protocol is needed for the current application. 3...
  46. Pooling HIV Cohorts to Inform Clinical Decision
    Miguel Hernan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Aging Cohort Study (USA), the Swiss HIV Cohort Study (Switzerland), the French Hospital Database HIV Study (France), GEMES (Spain), and PISCIS (Catalonia and Balearic Islands, Spain)...
  47. 15th Congress of INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH ON ALCOHOLISM
    Edward Riley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..For the 15th Congress in 2010, ISBRA will be meeting in Paris, France. While the Congress is convened every six years in Europe, this will be the first time the Congress has met in ..
  48. CAG Triplet Repeat Disorders
    Leslie Michels Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..College, 2001, 2005;Waterville Valley NH, 2009, 2013) and European (Il Ciocco, Italy 2003, 2011, and Aussois, France 2007) sites. This is the third year that there will be an associated Graduate Research Seminar...
  49. A Strategy for Developing and Institutionalizing Global Health Programs at Northw
    Robert L Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..for Northwestern students in collaboration with partner institutions in Mexico, China, South Africa, Uganda, and France;(4) global health programs for first year medical students;and (5) directed group research in Global Health...
  50. Project 1: Immunogens and Manufacturing
    Harriet L Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Nantes France to be a promising option. GeoVax has produced dedicated Master and Working EB66 cell banks...
  51. 4th ASM Conference on Salmonella: the Bacterium, the Host and the Environment
    Jorge E Galan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..follows previous editions held in Sardinia, Italy (2003), Victoria, BC, Canada (2006), and Aix-en-Provence, France, (2009). This conference series is the only one that covers all aspects of Salmonella research...
  52. International Epi Databases to Evaluate AIDS (IEDEA) in central Africa (Region 9)
    Godfrey Woelk; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..d'Etudes Demographiques Research Unites Mortalite Sante Epidemiologie et Population and Developpement, Paris, France;(3) Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement and Department of International Health, University of Montpellier, ..
  53. Jin Billy Li; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..This was clearly echoed at the Resources Meeting at the International Xenopus Meeting in France (Sept...
  54. Health behaviors over the adult lifecourse and cognitive aging
    Archana Singh-Manoux; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the proposal is based primarily on the British Whitehall, the research team is composed of scientists based in France as well as the UK, providing us with the opportunity to validate some of our results in data from the French GAZEL ..
  55. CONSTANCE ALLEN NATHANSON; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..a book manuscript that will reconstruct in detail the social processes that led from the "disaster" represented by France's experience of HIV-contamination of the blood supply to the transformation of public health from a ..
  56. PPTOX III: Environmental Stressors in the Developmental Origins of Disease: Evide
    Cheryl L Walker; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): PPTOX III is an international conference to be held May 14-16, 2012 in Paris, France. It will focus on the role of environmental exposures and nutrients during development on subsequent diseases/..
  57. Targeted Discovery of Marine-derived Anticancer Leads
    PHIL CREWS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..NIBRI), led by Executive Director Dennis France;Lab Program #2 led by Prof...
  58. 3rd ASM Conference on Salmonella
    Ferric Fang; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..to provide support for the 3rd ASM Salmonella conference to be held from 5-9 October 2009 in Aix-en-Provence, France. This conference is sponsored by the American Society for Microbiology, which provides both management expertise ..
  59. SYMPOSIUM ON HEREDITARY SPASTIC PARAPLEGIA
    John Fink; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Representatives of HSP patient organizations in the United States, France, and Germany will participate in this Symposium...
  60. INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON RHEUMATIC DISEASES PREGNANCY
    Jill Buyon; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Important observations have been made in the United States, England, the Netherlands, France, Italy, Mexico, Israel, and other countries, but the investigators have never convened at one site...
  61. NST-001 Nanoparticle Formulation for Osmotic pump delivery to inner ear
    Thomas J Lobl; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Scientists at INSERM in Montpellier, France demonstrated the effectiveness of gacyclidine in an animal model of tinnitus...
  62. GENOME SEQUENCING OF ASPERGILLUS FUMIGATUS
    David Denning; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The international contributors are the US (Manchester/TIGR), the UK (Sanger), France (Genoscope), Spain and Japan. The genome is estimated to be 30Mb in size containing about 8000 genes...
  63. FOURTEENTH TRANSPLANTATION SOCIETY CONGRESS
    Oscar Salvatierra; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The XIVth International Congress of the Transplantation Society will be held in Paris, France, August 16-21, 1992...
  64. COMPARATIVE LIFE COURSE RESEARCH ON ECONOMIC WELL-BEING
    LEE RAINWATER; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..a multi-year database covering the period from the late 1960s to the mid- 1980s in Sweden, Norway, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Canada, Spain and the United States with the possible inclusion of Finland and Australia...
  65. 7th International Workshops on Opportunistic Protists
    EDNA KANESHIRO; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..3rd in Cleveland, Ohio, 1994 (which included Toxoplasma), 4th in Tucson, Arizona, 1996, 5th in Lille, France, 1997; and the 6th in Raleigh, North Carolina, 1999...
  66. CONFERENCE ON POSITIVE-STRAND RNA VIRUSES
    MARGO BRINTON; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..fellows, and predoctoral students to attend the Sixth International Positive-Strand RNA Virus Symposium in Paris, France, May 28 to June 2, 2001...
  67. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF RAYNAUD PHENOMENON
    HILDEGARD MARICQ; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..criteria and methodology, the work will be carried out in South Carolina and in Haute Savoie, Isere and Drome, France, thus allowing comparisons between cold (Haute Savoie, Isere) and warm (Drome) areas within the same country and ..
  68. COCKROACH ALLERGENS--IMMUNOCHEMISTRY & ALLERGIC DISEASE
    Martin Chapman; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..study of patients with asthma enrolled in Charlottesville, New Orleans, Baltimore, Augusta, GA, and in Strasbourg, France. Exposure to CR allergens in houses will be assessed using monoclonal antibody based assays and counts of CR ..