January 2020 – Antoine’s paper on Class-A PBPs is accepted in eLife. Congratulations!
September 2019 – More major results online: Enno’s and Yuki’s manuscript on the role of surface expansion for cell-volume regulation is now on the bioRxiv! Antoine’s, Baptiste’s and Andrey’s manuscript on the repair function of cell-wall synthases is on bioRxiv!
August 2019 – Eva’s and Gizem’s paper on the biorxiv and under review!
March 2019 – Andrey Aristov joins the lab as a postdoc. Welcome!
November 2018 – Sven became EMBO Young Investigator.
October 2018 – Francois joined as a new PhD student. Welcome!
February 2018 – Antoine’s paper in collaboration with David Bikard’s lab got accepted at MSB: http://msb.embopress.org/content/14/3/e7899.
October 2017 – Alexandra started as a postdoc and Yuki as a PhD student. Welcome!
September 2017 – Our collaborative work with the teams of Ariel Amir and Lars Renner became the cover story in the September issue of Nature Microbiology. See also this report on phys.org
June 2017 – Eva and Antoine present their research at the EMBO meeting New Approaches and Concepts in Microbiology June 27-30.
June 2017 – The lab goes on a ‘cell shape’ retreat in Burghausen, Bavaria, together with the labs of collaborators Lars Renner, Ariel Amir, Ethan Garner and Uli Gerland.
April 2017 –Baptiste joins the lab as a postdoc. Welcome!
February 2017 – Leonie and Lorenzo join the lab as master students. Welcome!
December 2016 – Together with our collaborators Lars Renner, Ariel Amir, Ethan Garner and Uli Gerland, Sven receives a Life? grant of the Volkswagen foundation.
November 2016 – Nitai from the lab of Ilana Kolodkin-Gal (Weizmann) joins the lab to work on B. subtilis biofilms for a few months. Welcome!
October 2016 – Gizem joins the lab as PhD students. Welcome!
June 2016 – Sven and Eva present our recent findings on the dynamics of cell-wall enzymes at the Gordon Research Conference on Bacterial Cell Surfaces, and Eva wins the poster prize. Congrats!
June 2016 – Enno Oldewurtel joins the team as a postdoc. Welcome!
March 2016 – Eva receives a “PRESTIGE” postdoctoral fellowship. Congratulations!
March 2016 – Hélène and Irida join as a M2 students. Hélène works on protein-protein interactions using correlation spectroscopy. Irida will use biochemistry and genetics to study the cell-wall expansion machinery. Welcome!
February 2016 – Louis and Thomas from the interdisciplinary AIV master program join the lab for their master thesis projects. Welcome!
October 2015 – Sven receives an Emergences grant from the City of Paris.
October 2015 – After an excursion to the iGEM competition Antoine returns for his PhD under joint supervision in the Synthetic biology lab and in our lab. Welcome back!
October 2015 – Sven receives ERC starting grant!
October 2015 – Together with Paolo Pierobon, Jeanette Nguyen, and Chiara Fracassi, Sven teaches a course on the Dynamics of Living Systems within the Master program of the Centre de Recherche Interdisciplinaire.