Here it is: the fourth baby in the lab ! Congrats Laureen for your dissertation manuscript !
Recent news from the lab
We are happy to have Maïalène and Thierry joining the lab !
Congratulations to Yoann who obtained a fellowship to continue his work as a Ph.D student !
The lab participated to a popularization article on the T6SS for a french magazine for kids “Science et Vie Junior” !
Rahim is awarded the best 2015 thesis from the Aix-Marseille Université !
Well done !!
Congratulations to Yassine who obtained a Ph.D fellowship to join the group !
Rahim received the Dina Surdin Award from the French Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (SFBBM).
from the group of Annabelle Merieau at the University of Evreux / Rouen.
Laureen obtained a 4th year Ph.D fellowship from the Fondation pour la Recherche Médicale !
Rahim received the Bettencourt-Schueller Award for his Ph.D work ! Congrats again !!
Rahim was selected for a présentation at the “Académie des Sciences” (French National Academy of Science) as one of the six major progresses in France in 2015 ! Congrats
Our work on the T6SS tail assembly regulation by TssA is featured on the CNRS website.
Rahim and Eric celebrate their TssA paper in Nature ! Champagne !
Nicolas describes the poison he identified at the extremity of the spike, at the Huffington Post: ma thèse en deux minutes.
Rahim has an article in the newspaper “Var matin” !
Congrats Eric D. for the ESCMID research grant !
Maxence left for a 5-week stay in Margaret Duncan’s laboratory (Forsyth Institute, Boston, USA).
Congratulations to Rahim for the SFBBM (French Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology) award of the best article of the month (for the TssJLM membrane complex Nature paper) !
Press release : our work on the T6SS is featured in Arte Future.
Our work on the TssJLM membrane complex is featured on the CNRS website.
Our work on the TssJLM membrane complex is featured in Nature Reviews in Microbiology.
Laureen Logger presents a short talk at the ‘Bacteria and Phage Meeting’ (Madison, USA)
Marie-Stéphanie hired as Faculty Member at the University of Brest !
Best wishes ! Proud of our Alumni !
We are now on Twitter ! #CascalesLab
Our paper on the assembly and structure of the T6SS membrane complex is now online on the Nature website !
Congratulations to Maxence for his Master 2 diploma and the thesis fellowship !
Congratulation to Laureen for her Award of the ‘Best Oral Presentation’ at the Doctoral School meeting !
Eric C. is presenting the ‘Assembly and structure of the T6SS membrane complex’ at the FEMS meeting in Maastricht (The Netherlands).
Congratulation to Rahim for his ‘Nature Reviews in Microbiology’ Award of the Best Poster Presentation at the BacNet15 meeting !
Rahim is presenting a poster at the BacNet 2015 meeting at San Feliu de Guixol (Spain).
Laure, Rahim, Laureen, Nicolas and Maxence are at the Institut Pasteur Symposium on ‘Bacterial Membranes’.
Eric C. is giving a talk at the EMBO Conference on ‘Mechanism and Regulation of Protein translocation’ in Dubrovnik (Croatia).
Rahim was awarded the Jean-Pierre Ebel Award of the SFBBM – a travel grant to participate to a conference. Let’s go to the BacNet15 meeting !
We are happy to host Sarah Tjaden, a visiting Ph.D student from the group of Ulrich Dobrindt at the University of Muenster (Germany) until July
Maxence joined the lab for his Master 2 training work. He will focus his work on the characterization of a T9SS subunit.
Rahim is leaving the lab for a 4-week training period in Remi Fronzes’s laboratory (Pasteur Institute, Paris).
Laure, Laureen and Rahim are at the “Ecole thématique de Microbiologie” in Carry-le-Rouet (France).
Eric C. is at the latin-american PGPR meeting in Cordoba (Argentina).
Nicolas succeeded at his Master 2 ! Congratulations !
Laure and Rahim are at the Gordon Conference on ‘Bacterial Cell Surfaces’ (Vermont, USA).
Thank you to our three undergraduate trainees, Doriane, Alexandre and Yoann, for the time and efforts in the lab !
Elodie obtained the best mark for her oral presentation on the work she has done in the lab with Laure ! Not for her performance in Bowling !
Laure and Laureen are at the 3d Molecular Microbiology meeting in Würzburg (Germany).
Nicolas joined the lab for his Master 2 training period. He will work with Laure on the effectors delivered by the T6SS in enteroaggregative E. coli.