The Pasteur Museum is housed in the apartment where Louis Pasteur spent his final seven years and offers a rare behind-the-scenes look at the living and working environment of the world-renowned scientist. Visitors can gain a unique insight into his everyday life alongside his wife and can admire his rich and diverse scientific work.
The Institut Pasteur’s scientific strategy focuses on developing original and innovative topics and promoting interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary cooperation and approaches. The Institut Pasteur teams have access to the technological resources needed to speed up and further improve the quality of their outstanding research.
Ever since the introduction of the world’s first "Technical Microbiology" course in 1889, teaching has been a priority for the Institut Pasteur. The Institut Pasteur has an international reputation for quality teaching that attracts students from all over the world who come to further their training or top up their degree programs.
The research conducted in the unit Biologie des Bacteries Intracellulaires (BBI) associated to CNRS (UMR 3525), focuses mainly on pathogenicity related genomic features of the intracellular pathogens Legionella and their function in host-pathogen interactions.
Many aspects of this research are based on the studies on Legionella genomics that we have initiated in the last years at the Institut Pasteur.