Category: Expert

Job offer – Offre d’emploi

Job offer : position closed Offre d’emploi : POURVUE UN TECHNICIEN PLATEFORME CYTOMETRIE EN FLUX (H/F) Contrat CNRS à durée déterminé d’un an renouvelable, plein temps + RTT Affectation UMS CNRS 3727 – US INSERM 005, 100 % plateforme de cytométrie More informations here. 2017-04  

New review about Immune-mediated repair

Authors: Paôline Laurent, Valérie Jolivel, Pauline Manicki, Lynn Chiu, Cécile Contin-Bordes, Marie-Elise Truchetet and Thomas Pradeu   Abstract: Though the immune system is generally defined as a system of defense, it is increasingly recognized that the immune system also plays a crucial role in tissue repair and its potential dysregulations. In this review, we explore how distinct immune… Read more »

New paper: γδT-APCs in malaria

Authors: Jennifer Howard, Séverine Loizon, Christopher Tyler, Dorothée Duluc, Bernhard Moser, Matthieu Méchain, Alexandre Duvignaud, Denis Malvy, Marita Troye-Blomberg, Jean-François Moreau, Matthias Eberl, Odile Mercereau-Puijalon, Julie Déchanet-Merville, Charlotte Behr & Maria Mamani-Matsuda.   Jenny Howard: former PhD student (from 2011 to 2015) in the CNRS UMR5164     Charlotte Behr: group leader (from 2005 to… Read more »

Brand new paper in PNAS !

Authors: Marlin R*, Pappalardo A, Kaminski H, Willcox CR, Pitard V, Netzer S, Khairallah C*, Lomenech AM, Harly C, Bonneville M, Moreau JF, Scotet E, Willcox BE, Faustin B, Déchanet-Merville J. Marlin & Pappalardo co-first authors Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Mar 7. pii: 201621052. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1621052114 Photo: *Romain Marlin and Camille… Read more »

March for Science Bordeaux April 22nd

SCIENCE, NOT SILENCE The March for Science demonstrates our passion for science and sounds a call to support and safeguard the scientific community. Recent policy changes have caused heightened worry among scientists. The incredible and immediate outpouring of support has made clear that these concerns are also shared by the support of hundreds of thousands… Read more »

What is philosophy of biology about? New paper in Biology&Philosophy

“Thirty years of Biology & Philosophy: philosophy of which biology?” By Thomas Pradeu, Biology & Philosophy, March 2017 Journal access Final draft   Abstract Which domains of biology do philosophers of biology primarily study? The fact that philosophy of biology has been dominated by an interest for evolutionary biology is widely admitted, but it has… Read more »

Vincent Pitard was honored with the “Palmes Académiques”

Created by Napoléon in 1808, the “Palmes Académiques” honor the eminent members of the University. Vincent Pitard was named “Chevalier de l’ordre des Palmes Académiques” at the official ceremony to be held on February 16th, 4pm, at the Agora (Domaine du Haut-Carré, Talence).     Vincent Pitard a été nommé Chevalier de l’ordre des Palmes Académiques… Read more »

New review on Gamma-delta T cells & cytomegalovirus

  Authors: Camille Khairallah, Julie Déchanet-Merville, Myriam Capone. Abstract: γδ T lymphocytes are unconventional immune cells, which have both innate- and adaptive-like features allowing them to respond to a wide spectrum of pathogens. For many years, we and others have reported on the role of these cells in the immune response to human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) in… Read more »

Inflammasome & Ageing in Nature Medicine, just out !

“Expression of specific inflammasome gene modules stratifies older individuals into two extreme clinical and immunological states.” Furman D, Chang J, Lartigue L, Bolen CR, Haddad F, Gaudilliere B, Ganio EA, Fragiadakis GK, Spitzer MH, Douchet I, Daburon S, Moreau JF, Nolan GP, Blanco P, Déchanet-Merville J, Dekker CL, Jojic V, Kuo CJ, Davis MM, Faustin… Read more »