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IBPS News - Infrared light as a means to treat hyperinflammation induced by SARS-CoV-2

SARS-CoV-2 is a highly pathogenic ?-coronavirus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic. Using alveolar cells and macrophages, the team of Margaret Ahmad and Nathalie Jourdan (B2A) and her collaborators have developed a protocol [...]


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IBPS News - Organic cation transporter 2 contributes to the effectiveness of antidepressants by controlling the availability of tryptophan in the brain

Depression is a common and disabling illness, with considerable clinical, social and economic impact. However, current antidepressant treatments are poorly effective [...]


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Science Festival 2023 - The aftermovie!

Take a look back at the IBPS workshops during the weekend of October 14 & 15 on the occasion of the 2023 edition of the Science Festival on the Sorbonne University Campus!


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Opening of Micro-Explo: Collaborative laboratory space

With the support of the CNRS Foundation and the DIM-ELICIT (Free2Morph Project), Micro-Explo, a new collaborative laboratory space dedicated to the exploration of control techniques, engineering and physico-chemical measurements of the cellular microenvironment is emerging at the LBD. The establishment of [...]


News - Congenital mirror movements are associated with defective polymerization of RAD51

So far, only a few mutations in the RAD51 gene, encoding a key protein in homologous recombination processes, have been associated with congenital mirror movement syndrome [...]


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News - Structure and dynamics of the photosynthetic SBPase

Among the regulations exerted on the SBPase, the redox modifications targeting the cysteines play a leading role. The detailed analysis of the molecular models revealed [...]


Farewell to Susanne Bolte, Head of the Imaging Facility - IBPS

Susanne Bolte passed away on Sunday May 21 in the evening. Her departure is a shock for all those who have had the privilege of working and interacting with her, and leaves a terrible void for her colleagues from the facilities and the federation with whom she had built bonds of trust and friendship.


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Meeting of the Cellular Proteolysis group of the SFBBM and COST PROTEOCURE - May 22 to 24, 2023

Bertrand Friguet and Chahrazade El Amri (B2A) are co-organizing a meeting from May 22 to 24, 2023 which will take place at Campus les Cordeliers. This gathering will be a joint meeting with [...]


Prizes and distinctions

ERC Consolidator Grant 2022 - PROMISE : Proteome diversification in evolution - An IBPS winner!

Elodie Laine, Sorbonne University lecturer in the LCQB's "Analytical Genomics" team, is the winner of the "ERC Consolidator Grant 2022" program for her PROMISE Project: Proteome diversification in evolution. This prestigious funding is granted by [...]


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News - Role of calcium channels in chronic pain

While 1.5 billion people worldwide suffer from chronic pain, therapies have limited effectiveness. Among the favored avenues of research are [...]