Paris, January 20, 2016 – Following the clinical trial disaster of the experimental drug BIA 10-2474, Antidote Europe has sent an open letter to the French Minister of Health, Mrs Marisol Touraine, questioning the practice of recruiting healthy volunteers for drug trials (1). Testing experimental drugs on healthy individuals is both scientifically and legally questionable…. Read more
This announcement represents a victory for Antidote Europe. The NIH announcement is in line with our position that no animal species can be considered as a « model » for humans. Paris, 24 November 2015 – The NIH (National Institutes of Health, USA), the biggest biomedical research organisation in the world « will no longer fund biomedical research on… Read more
The EU chemicals testing program REACH is a well-intentioned but scientifically flawed attempt to protect human health and the environment, both of which continue to be at risk from the effects of toxic chemicals. The EU chemicals testing program REACH (registration, evaluation, authorisation and restriction of chemicals) is a well-intentioned but scientifically flawed attempt to protect human health and… Read more
An Antidote Europe-funded study demonstrates the harmful effects of mixtures of the pesticides pyrimethanil, cyprodinil and fludioxonil. A scientific study conducted by Aston University in Britain and funded by NGOs Future Generations and Antidote Europe has been published in the peer-reviewed scientific journal PLoS One. The study demonstrates the harmful effects of mixtures of some commonly used… Read more
Science has moved forward 65 years since the end of World War II but the laws have not yet caught up with the science. A doctor, lawyer and university professor of neuroscience have just released startling new evidence to show that the Nuremberg Code may actually be causing harm to people’s health in the present… Read more
Claude Reiss, Antidote Europe’s president, will be interviewed tomorrow, July 10th, at 14:00 on Radio France Inter about chemicals in our environment. The interview will be held in French.