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Walter Wahli

Toxalim welcomes Professor Walter Wahli, Chair of Excellence Pierre de Fermat

Walter Wahli, professor emeritus of the University of Lausanne and professor at the University of Singapore, joins the Integrative Toxicology and...
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Pesticide Risk

The risk associated with pesticide exposure at low doses and in combination: a review of recent work in TOXALIM

Better understanding of the exposure of the general population to mixtures of pesticides at low concentrations and the potentially associated risk,...
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BPA in foods

Bisphenol A directly absorbed through sublingual exposure

A research team of Toxalim highlighted the importance of sublingual absorption of bisphenol A, a possible contaminant of food
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food packaging


Martine Kolf-Clauw is a member of a committee of experts of EFSA that assesses the safety of regulated products
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L farciminis

A probiotic whose “anti-stress” effects have been deciphered

Lactobacillus farciminis is a probiotic bacterial strain which reduces the permeability of the intestinal barrier, thus preventing passage into the...
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Toxalim is present at the "News Kiosk" of the Natural History Museum of Toulouse, on Sunday, June 2, 2013

The "News Kiosks" of the Museum are an opportunity for the public to meet scientists around animations and exhibits. On the agenda of this 7th...
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ANSES publishes its report on the risks to human health associated with bisphenol A

Two years after its first report on the dangers of bisphenol A (BPA), ANSES released on March 9, 2013 a new report on the assessment of risk to human...
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2013 German-French DNA repair meeting on Epigenetics and Genome Integrity

We are pleased to announce our upcoming meeting on Epigenetics and Genome Integrity, taking place October 7-10, 2013 at Strasbourg-Illkirch, France
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Simon Ducheix

The liver X receptors promote the expression of lipogenesis genes and hepatic steatosis

A recent study by Simon Ducheix and colleagues identifies for the first time the pivotal role of LXR in steatosis induced by essential fatty acid...
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An extract of fermented soy germ (SG) shows activities that can mitigate the symptoms of irritable bowel

The study results reinforce the rationale for the use of FSG as adjunctive therapy for this digestive pathology.
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