“They didn’t tell us the truth about the dogs. If I’d known the dogs were dead, I wouldn’t have risked my life for €1,900. I wouldn’t have signed up. I’m not crazy”

Nearly two months after he willingly became a human guinea pig in pharmaceutical tests carried out by the Biotrial company in Rennes, Stéphane Schubha(...)

French health minister Marisol Touraine and neuroscientist Gilles Edan. The minister promised to “get to the bottom of this tragic accident”. Photograph: Reuters/Stephane Mahe

One man is brain dead and four others are likely to suffer “irreversible handicaps” after participating in a drug trial for a French company that spe(...)