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Film Lauréat Pariscience AST - Ville de Paris Grand Prize

Sunday 15th October 2006 from 20h30 to 22h30
Salle 2 / Grand Amphithéâtre

Screening of the film awarded with the Pariscience AST - Ville de Paris Grand Prize

Dr Virus and Mr. Hyde

Directed by
Jean Crépu
Written by
Ali Saïb, Jean Crépu
Produced by
TGA Production

Documentary, France, 2006, 52 min

Pariscience AST - Ville de Paris Grand PrizeWill be screened again : Saturday 14th October 2006 from 13h30 to 15h15

Viruses, perceived as a threat to humanity, have, however, revealed some incredible properties. Having infected our DNA thousands years ago, retroviruses have integrated our genetic heritage. Today, viruses are used in gene therapy as carriers of drugs to cure diseases of genetic origin. But retroviruses are the source of another function of primary importance: the formation of the placenta...