Scientific newssheets presents each month the latest results of research of the IRD. They reflect the current event of the institute's researchers and make comprehensible the actual challenges of the research for the development of southern countries.
Intended for the general public, for the media and for the partners of the IRD, they pass on a clear, synthetic and understandable scientific information. Translated into English and Spanish, they are distributed by the representations of the IRD worldwide and downloadable on internet.
The latest scientific news sheets available in english language version
429 - Explaining cancer to better prevent it
428 - The Sahara olive tree: a genetic heritage to be preserved
427 - Malaria: a vector infecting both apes and humans
426 - Boom in jellyfish: overfishing called into question
425 - Agroecosystems: reservoirs of biodiversity to be promoted
Ten years ago, at the IRD
The origin of HIV-1 New clarification from an epidemiological study in central Africa
The question of the origin of HIV-1, the virus responsible for the worldwide Aids epidemic, has been stirring the scientific community for several years.