March 1st, 2019 Antoine's paper (Collet + Laloux groups), describing the function of NlpE as a sentinel for two important envelope biogenesis processes, is accepted for publication in the Journal of Bacteriology. Click here to read the manuscript.
February 1st, 2019 Meeting of the FNRS contact group "Molecular Bacteriology" organised this year at the IBMM (ULB), on "Structural biology in microbiology"
October 19th, 2018 Our group attends the Annual Symposium of the Belgian Society for Microbiology
September 2018 Welcome Terrens Saaki, first post-doc of the lab!
July 2018 The ERC Starting Grant "PREDATOR" is funded!
June 2018 Inês Gouveia (Université Clermont Auvergne, M1) joins the lab for the summer.
June 2018 Applications for the available post-doc position are now closed.
May 2018 Antoine Delhaye wins the Best Talk prize at the de Duve Institute PhD Day!
January 2018 Applications for PhD projects are now closed! Post-doc candidates are still welcome to apply (check the job offer here).
December 2017 The lab receives the "MIS incentive grant for scientific research" from the F.R.S.-FNRS. PhDs (ideally with experience in microbiology and/or fluorescence microscopy) who are interested in pursuing an exciting post-doc research project in bacterial cell biology are welcome to contact us with their CV, references and motivation letter. Programs can start as early as July 2018.
The team will expand in 2018 Highly motivated students holding a Master degree with a strong background in microbiology and molecular biology, and who are interested in starting a PhD research project on the cell biology of bacterial predation are welcome to contact me with their CV and references (full job description and requirements available here). Several types of fellowship applications can be considered (earliest deadline December 2017 for a program starting in the Fall 2018). We are also happy to receive applications from Post-doc candidates (experience with quantitative live fluorescence microscopy of bacterial cells is a plus!).
September 2017 Géraldine receives the Alvarenga, de Piauhy award 2016 from the Belgian Royal Academy of Medicine! A total of 7 researchers from UCLouvain received an award from the Academy this year.
September 2017 Our Master student Elodie graduates from the Haute Ecole Condorcet after a great and productive stay in the lab!
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