LAI awarded PACA regional grant!

We are pleased to annonce that the PACA region selected our project « RARE DETECT » for funding. This grant will finance the acquisition of a brand new cell analyser and cell sorter to the level of 149.000 euros. It will allow the Inserm TPR2 to upgrade outstandingly the commun facility of ‘culture cell biology’, opened to all researchers on site.

LAI participated in ”La Fête de la Science”

LAI proudly participated in the ”La Fête de la Science” in Marseille from 12 to 14 October to promote science among the general public. During this time, Geoffrey was invited by Radio Grenouille to share his thoughts on air. You can listen by following the link here :

http://www.radiogrenouille.com/actualites-2/sujets/fete-de-la-science-idees-recues-idees-envoyees/?fbclid=IwAR0GVY0e8o_v8WGgR4D3DjxdEB-gBPB01t62AlX5rTV1VDvlrA6ef4-vA-A

Congratulations and thanks to all for your contribution!IMG-20181013-WA0000

 

LAI welcomes new master trainee Beatriz Chaves

Beatriz Chaves has joined the laboratory on October 4th, and comes from Messejana, Brasil. She is a graduate student, and she will work here for two month on a new inhibiting singel-chain antibody against VLA-4 she contributed to design and produce, to quantify its effect in vitro on T lymphocyte adhesion and migration. Welcome!