Research / Scientific departments / Immunology / Seminar series

January 11th – 12 :00 pm

Simon FILLATREAU, Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum, Berlin, Allemagne

(invited by Alexandre Tang)

Title: Roles of activated B cells as negative regulators of Immunity.


January 18th – 12 :00 pm

Miguel SOARES, Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Oeiras, Portugal (invited by Helena Soares)

Title: Disease Tolerance: A host defense strategy against infection.


February 1st – 12 :00 pm

Michael SIXT, Institute of Science and Technology, Klosterneuburg Austria

 (invited by Matthew Albert)

Title: Cytoskeletal regulation in chemotactic leucocytes


Feburary 4th – 3.00 pm 

Seminar of the Département d’Immunologie and of the Département Génomes et Génétique

Philip DE JAGER, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, Etats-Unis

(invited by Matthew Albert) et Luis Quintana-Murci

Title: Deconstructing inflammatory diseases: Exploring the causal chain linking genetic risk to variation in immune function and clinical syndromes


February 8th – 12 :00 pm

Lucienne CHATENOUD, Université Paris Descartes - Paris V, France (invited by Frédérique Michel)

Title: The challenge of restoring self-tolerance in clinical autoimmunity


March 1st – 12 :00 pm

Dinis CALADO, London Research Institute, United Kingdom (invited by Paulo Vieira)

Title: Role of MYC in Germinal Center B cell Physiology and Pathology


March 8th – 12 :00 pm

Andreas WACK

London Research Institute, London, Grande-Bretagne (invited by Christian Vosshenrich)

Title: Two tales about immunity and infection:

1. The transcription factor E4BP4 in NK cell development: less essential than we thought?

2. The response of airway epithelia to influenza infection: how is it induced?


March 15th – 12 :00 pm

Oreste ACUTO

Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford, Grande-Bretagne (invited par Vincenzo di Bartolo)

Title: T cell antigen receptor: a signaling journey


March 22nd – 12 :00 pm 
Thierry ROSE

Immunogénétique Cellulaire, Institut Pasteur (invited by Matthew Albert)

Title: Interleukin-7 compartmentalizes its receptor signaling complex to initiate CD4 T lymphocyte response


March 26th – 12 :00 pm

Seminar of the Immunology department and of the Virology department


Emory Vaccine Center, Atlanta, Etats-Unis (invited by Claude Leclerc)

Title: Systems Vaccinology: enabling rational vaccine design with systems biology


April 5th – 12 :00 pm


Linköping University, Linköping, Suède (invited par Ana Cumano)

Title: Shaping up a lineage: Lessons learned from B-lymphocyte development.


April 26th – 12 :00 pm

Jochen HUEHN

Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Braunschweig, Allemagne (invited by Lars Rogge et Sascha Cording)

Title: Thymic and peripheral development of Foxp3+ regulatory T cells


May 3rd – 12 :00 pm


Institut Universitaire d'Hématologie, université Paris-Diderot (invited by Ludovic Deriano)

Title: Clonal evolution in acute leukemia


May 10th – 12 :00 pm


Université de Toronto (invited by Gérard Eberl)

Title: Nod proteins in inflammation and immunity


May 17th – 12 :00 pm

Nicolas MANEL

Institut Curie, Paris (invited par Paulo Vieira)

Title: Innate sensing of HIV by dendritic cells


May 31st – 12 :00 pm

Clifford LOWELL

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, San Francisco, Etats-Unis

 (invited by Pierre Bruhns).

Title: Tyrosine kinases and phosphatases in innate immune cell activation


June 7th – 12 :00 pm


The Washington university in St Louis, Etats-Unis

 (invited by Gérard Eberl).

Title: Host-microbe interactions that incite damage and stimulate repair



June 14th – 12 :00 pm


Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Allemagne

(Invited by Matthew Albert).

Title: Neutrophil Extracellular Traps


June 28th – 12 : 00 pm

Michael DUSTIN

New York University  Cancer Institute, Etats-Unis (Invited by Philippe Bousso).

Title: Getting to the center of the immunological synapse


June 28th – 12 : 00 pm

SEMINAIRE CONJOINT du Département de Biologie Cellulaire et Infection

et du Département d’Immunologie


St Jude Children ‘s research Hospital, Memphis, Etats-Unis

(invited by Nouara Lhocine).

Title: Amino acid communication and sensing between T cells and

and APCs


July 12th – 12 : 00 pm


Université de Toronto, Canada (Invited by Gérard Eberl).

Title: Meningeal Follicle-like Structures in a rodent model of MS: Dissecting the involvement of the Lymphotoxin pathway