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The department’s primary goal is to develop analysis of the interface between microorganisms and cells/tissues.

The department’s primary goal is to develop analysis of the interface between microorganisms and cells/tissues.

The Cell Biology and Infection Department is chaired by Chiara Zurzolo.

To understand infection mechanisms we need to explore in depth how cells function both during infection and in the balance between the commensal flora and host. Three clear priorities are identified:

  • stepping up efforts to integrate cell biology, cell microbiology, genomics and imaging with a view to improving investigation of bacterial, viral, parasitic and prion infections;
  • developing expertise in tissue microbiology using increasingly sophisticated in vivo imaging technologies to improve understanding of infection at the whole-animal scale;
  • developing synergistic interactions with immunologists and cell biologists in other departments.

These activities are closely related to the development of new techniques such as imaging, image analysis, genomics and post-genomics.

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“Molecular and biological drivers of pathological alpha-synuclein propagation and spread” – Kelvin Luk

DEPARTEMENT DE BIOLOGIE CELLULAIRE ET INFECTION & DEPARTEMENT DE NEUROSCIENCE   Kelvin LUK  (Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA) “Molecular and biological drivers of pathological alpha-synuclein propagation and spread” Mardi 28 […]

2017-03-28 12:00:00 2017-03-28 17:00:00 Europe/London “Molecular and biological drivers of pathological alpha-synuclein propagation and spread” – Kelvin Luk DEPARTEMENT DE BIOLOGIE CELLULAIRE ET INFECTION & DEPARTEMENT DE NEUROSCIENCE   Kelvin LUK  (Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA) “Molecular and biological drivers of pathological alpha-synuclein propagation and spread” Mardi 28 […] 25 Rue du Docteur Roux, Paris, France

Dr. Gilgueng HWANG “On-chip micro/nanorobotic swimmers: fabrications, characterizations and applications”

Microfluidics, Pizza and Beer Third Seminar Thursday March the 30th, 2017 – 17h30 Seminar room Jules Bordet, Metchnikoff building Dr. Gilgueng HWANG Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology CNRS, U. Paris Sud, Paris-Saclay Marcoussis France “On-chip […]

2017-03-30 17:30:00 2017-03-30 19:00:00 Europe/London Dr. Gilgueng HWANG “On-chip micro/nanorobotic swimmers: fabrications, characterizations and applications” Microfluidics, Pizza and Beer Third Seminar Thursday March the 30th, 2017 – 17h30 Seminar room Jules Bordet, Metchnikoff building Dr. Gilgueng HWANG Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology CNRS, U. Paris Sud, Paris-Saclay Marcoussis France “On-chip […] 25 Rue du Docteur Roux, Paris, France

Microfluidics Club at Pasteur Third Seminar: Dr. Gilgueng HWANG

Microfluidics Club @ Pasteur Third Seminar Dr. Gilgueng HWANG Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology CNRS                                           […]

2017-03-30 17:30:00 2017-03-30 19:00:00 Europe/London Microfluidics Club at Pasteur Third Seminar: Dr. Gilgueng HWANG Microfluidics Club @ Pasteur Third Seminar Dr. Gilgueng HWANG Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology CNRS                                           […] Institut Pasteur, 25 Rue du Docteur Roux, Paris, France

“Impact of Virulent Bacteriophages on Cholera” – Andrew Camilli

DEPARTEMENT DE BIOLOGIE CELLULAIRE ET INFECTION   Andrew CAMILLI Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator Professor of Molecular Biology & Microbiology Tufts University, School of Medicine, Boston, USA   “Impact of Virulent Bacteriophages on Cholera” […]

2017-04-24 12:00:00 2017-04-24 15:00:00 Europe/London “Impact of Virulent Bacteriophages on Cholera” – Andrew Camilli DEPARTEMENT DE BIOLOGIE CELLULAIRE ET INFECTION   Andrew CAMILLI Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator Professor of Molecular Biology & Microbiology Tufts University, School of Medicine, Boston, USA   “Impact of Virulent Bacteriophages on Cholera” […] 25 Rue du Docteur Roux, Paris, France

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