ORCID iD: 0000-0001-8856-0819
Current position 2015-present: Postdoctoral fellow at the Institut Pasteur, Paris, France in the Biology of Infection Unit.
Past activity 2012-2015: Postdoctoral fellow at the Institute for Molecular Infection Biology (IMIB), Universität Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany in the group Host RNA Metabolism headed by Dr. Ana Eulalio. 2008-2012: PhD student at the Cochin Institute, Université Paris Diderot, Paris in the group Virus-Cells Molecular Inteferences headed by Dr. Florence Margottin-Goguet.
Education 2008-2012: PhD at the Cochin Institute, Université Paris Diderot, Paris. Advisor: Dr. Florence Margottin-Goguet. Thesis defended in December 2011. Degree obtained with high honors. 2007-2008: Master of BioSciences, specialty in Molecular and Cellular Biology at École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France. Degree obtained with high honors. 2006-2007: Preparation to the French national competitive exam for High School and Preparatory School teachers, Agrégation des Sciences de la Vie et des Sciences de la Terre et de l’Univers, École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France. 2005-2006: Master of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Oncology; Specialty in Molecular and Cellular Biology -first year- at École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France. 2004-2005: Bachelor of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Oncology at École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France. Degree obtained with honors. 2004: Admitted through the competitive exam to the École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France. Ranked 39th out of over 1000 candidates. 2001-2004: University level Preparatory School to France’s Grandes écoles.
University levels October 2014: EMBO practical course “Non-coding RNA in infection”. Conceived and tutored the practical courses about microRNAs. 2008-2011: Teaching assistant at the Pierre & Marie Curie University, Paris, France in molecular and cellular biology (Master of Biology level, 64 hours of courses given per year).
In the lab 2018: Scientific supervision of a M2 student of the Biology of Infection Unit. 2015: Scientific supervision of a Master student of the “Host RNA Metabolism” group 2012-2015: Technical supervision of all the members of the “Host RNA Metabolism” group for their first weeks in the lab, which corresponds to three PhD students, two Master students and two technicians 2008-2011: Technical supervision of a Master student and two technicians
Awards “Article of the month” prize attributed by the French Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (SFBBM) in December 2014 for the article: Maudet C, Mano M, Sunkavalli U, Sharan M, Giacca M, Förstner KU, Eulalio A. Functional high-throughput screening identifies the miR-15 microRNA family as cellular restriction factors for Salmonella infection. Nat Commun. 2014 Aug 22;5:4718. Pubmed PMID: 25146723.
Other Member of the SFBBM (French Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology)
Selected publications 13 references listed in Web of Science, h-index: 8, total citations: 746 (12/2020).