LUTY Adrian (actuellement en expatriation au Bénin) : UMR-D216 : Immunology Working Group

Unit : UMR-D 216 IRD/Université Paris Descartes "Mère et enfant face aux infections tropicales"

IRD/UPD UMR-D 216
Mère et enfant face aux infections tropicales
Faculté de Pharmacie
4 avenue de l"Observatoire
75006 PARIS

Speciality : Department IMMUNO

Director of the unit : Philippe DELOROON

Principal investigator :

LUTY Adrian (actuellement en expatriation au Bénin)
Email : adrian.lutySPAMFILTER@ird.fr Phone number: +229 64 80 99 96

Composition of research team :

  • LUTY Adrian  (DR-IRD, HDR)
  • COURTIN David (CR-IRD) 
  • FIEVET Nadine (CR-IRD, HDR)
  • MIGOT-NABIAS Florence (DR-IRD, HDR)  

5 Recent publications of the research team :

K Gbédandé, S Varani, S Ibitokou, P Houngbegnon, S Borgella, O Nouatin, S Ezinmegnon, A Adeoti, G Cottrell, A Massougbodji, K Moutairou, M Troye-Blomberg, P Deloron, N Fievet & A J F Luty. 2013. Malaria modifies neonatal and early-life Toll-like receptor cytokine responses. Infection and Immunity 81: 2686-2696.

A C Teirlinck, M B B McCall, M Roestenberg, A Scholzen, R Woestenenk, Q de Mast, A J A M v d Ven, C C Hermsen, A J F Luty & R W Sauerwein. 2011. Longevity and composition of cellular immune responses following experimental Plasmodium falciparum malaria infection in humans. PLoS Pathogens 7: e1002389.

D Courtin, M Oesterholt, H Huisman, K Kusi, J Milet, C Badaut, O Gaye, W Roeffen, E Remarque, R Sauerwein, A Garcia & A J F Luty. 2009. The quantity and quality of African children’s IgG responses to merozoite surface antigens reflect protection against Plasmodium falciparum malaria. PLoS ONE, 4(10): e7590.

P Bigey, S Gnidehou, J Doritchamou, M Quiviger, F Viwami, A Couturier, A Salanti, MA Nielsen, D Scherman, P Deloron & N Tuikue Ndam. 2011. Identification of functionally antigenic sites in the Plasmodium falciparum erythrocyte membrane protein VAR2CSA. Journal of Infectious Diseases 204: 1125-1133.

C Dechavanne, C Pierrat, E Renard, B Costes, N Martin, R Ladekpo, C Ahouangninou, VM Alvarez, BT Huynh, A Garcia & F Migot-Nabias. 2013. Genetic characterization of Plasmodium falciparum allelic variants infecting mothers at delivery and their children during their first plasmodial infections. Infection Genetics and Evolution 20: 16-25.