MEURS Eliane : Institut Pasteur : Hepacivirus and Innate Immunity

Unit : Département de Virologie - Institut Pasteur

Institut Pasteur
Unité Hepacivirus et Immunité Innée
28 rue du Docteur Roux
75015 PARIS

Speciality : Department IM

Director of the unit : Olivier SCHWARTZ

Principal investigator :

MEURS Eliane
Email : emeursSPAMFILTER@pasteur.fr Phone number: +33 (0)1 45 68 87 77

Composition of research team :

  • MEURS Eliane (CL IP, HDR)
  • NEUVEUT Christine (CR-INSERM, HDR)
  • JOUVENET Nolwenn (CR-CNRS, HDR)

5 Recent publications of the research team :

Dabo S, Meurs EF  (2012). dsRNA-dependent protein kinase PKR and its role in stress, signaling and HCV infection..Viruses. Oct 29;4(11):2598-635. Review.

Arnaud, N., S. Dabo, D. Akazawa, M. Fukazawa, F. Shinkai-Ouchi, J. Hugon, T. Wakita, and E. F. Meurs. (2011) . Hepatitis C virus reveals a novel early control in accute immune response PLoS Pathog  Oct;7(10):e1002289.

Paz, S., Vilasco, M., Werden,S.J., Arguello, M., Joseph-Pillai,D., Zhao,T., Nguyen, T, Sun, Q., Meurs, E.F., Lin, R. Hiscott, J (2011) A functional C-terminal TRAF3-binding site in MAVS participates in positive and negative regulation of the IFN antiviral response.Cell Research (Jan 4).

Arnaud,N., Dabo, S., Maillard, P., Budkowska, A., Kalliampakou, K. I., Mavromara, P., Garcin, D., Hugon, J., Gatignol, A., Akazawa, D., Wakita, T., Meurs, E.F. (2010). Hepatitis C Virus controls Interferon production through PKR activation. Plos One, May 11;5(5):e10575.

Vitour D, Dabo S, Ahmadi Pour M, Vilasco M, Vidalain PO, Jacob Y, Mezel-Lemoine M, Paz S, Arguello M, Lin R, Tangy F, Hiscott J, Meurs EF. Polo-like kinase 1 (PLK1) regulates interferon (IFN) induction by MAVS. J Biol Chem. 2009 Aug 14;284(33):21797-809. Epub 2009 Jun 22.