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December 04 2017

FRM medical research foundation awards funding to LMGP lab

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France’s Fondation pour la Recherche Médicale (FRM) recently approved an LMGP lab specializing in the interfaces between biological and other materials for a project on bone regeneration. Catherine Picart and her team of biomaterials engineers are investigating BMP*-mediated cotransduction to better understand how the bioactive proteins initiate the differentiation between stem cells to regenerate bone […] >>

December 04 2017

Skin DNA: Sunscreens do provide protection

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Sunscreens protect the skin from sunburn, of course. But can they effectively prevent skin DNA damage due to exposure to UV rays, a phenomenon that starts to occur before sunburn appears? Pharmaceutical company Laboratoires Pierre-Fabre turned to a team of INAC researchers specialized in the field to find answers. The researchers developed very sensitive analysis […] >>

December 04 2017

Stimulating the visual cortex to restore sight

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Leti recently announced that is working on the ambitious CorticalSight project alongside a consortium of five other partners led by the Institut De la Vision in Paris. The project is funded by the United States Department of Defense DARPA agency. The goal of the CorticalSight project is to restore sight in patients not eligible for […] >>

December 04 2017

FED4SAE explores cyber-physical systems

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Leti is coordinating the EU FED4SAE program, which will receive €6.7 million in funding over three years. The project recently kicked off with thirteen partners including Intel and STMicroelectronics. The purpose of the project is to help startups and small- to mid-sized businesses develop their existing products into cyber-physical systems. These physical objects with connected […] >>

December 04 2017

Interview: Aurélie di Nola, Director, Corporate Relations, Grenoble Institute of Technology-Phelma

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Engineering and services firm ONET and Grenoble Institute of Technology-Phelma recently signed a partnership agreement. How many corporate partners does the school currently have? We signed the agreement with ONET on October 12. The company offers a wide range of services that align with our programs (electronics, embedded systems, nuclear engineering). With ONET we now […] >>
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