The fibres which prevent type 1 diabetes

An important preclinical study shows that the fermentation activity of intestinal bacteria produces several fatty acids which block the development of type 1 diabetes. Download the column

Richard Béliveau

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The 2015 Nobel Prize for medicine-physiology has just been awarded to three scientists who have dedicated their careers to the discovery of medicines for countering malaria and the diseases caused by parasitic worms. Beyond having saved millions of lives, these discoveries also illustrate the immense therapeutic potential of some of the molecules found in nature. Download this column