THOMAS Vincent : Microbiology Technology Institute - BIOASTER Paris : Microbiology Technology Institute - BIOASTER Paris

Research Unit : Microbiology Technology Institute - BIOASTER Paris

Microbiology Technology Institute
BIOASTER Paris - Campus Institut Pasteur
28 rue du Docteur Roux
75015 PARIS

Speciality : Department IM

Director of the Unit : THOMAS Vincent

Principal Investigator :

THOMAS Vincent
Email : Phone number: 0614240128

Composition of the research team :

  • THOMAS Vincent (Head of the Unit, HDR)
  • PORCHERAY Fabrice
  • BEITZ Benoit (IR)
  • BOUNAB Yacine (CR)
  • DOTT Tom (IR)
  • REKIKI Abdessalem (CR)
  • RIPAUX-LEFEVRE Maryline (IR)
  • VEDRINE Christophe (CR)

5 recent publications of the team :

Gresnigt MS, Rekiki A, Rasid O, Savers A, Jouvion G, Dannaoui E, Parlato M, Fitting C, Brock M, Cavaillon JM, van de Veerdonk FL, Ibrahim-Granet O. 2016. Reducing hypoxia and inflammation during invasive pulmonary aspergillosis by targeting the Interleukin-1 receptor. Sci Rep 6:26490.

Wheat WH, Casali AL, Thomas V, Spencer JS, Lahiri R, McDonnell G, Juarrero MG, Brennan PJ, Jackson M. 2014. Long-term survival and virulence of Mycobacterium leprae in amoebal cysts. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e3405.

Ovrutsky AR, Chan ED, Kartalija M, Bai X, Jackson M, Gibbs S, Falkinham JO, Iseman MD, Reynolds PR, McDonnell G, Thomas V. 2013. Co-occurrence of free-living amoebae and non-tuberculous mycobacteria in hospital water networks, and preferential growth of Mycobacterium avium in Acanthamoeba lenticulata. Appl Environ Microbiol 79:3185-3192.

Porcheray, F., J.W. Fraser, B. Gao, A. McColl, J. DeVito, I. Dargon, Y. Helou, W. Wong, T.C. Girouard, S.L. Saidman, R.B. Colvin, A. Palmisano, U. Maggiore, A. Vaglio, R.N. Smith, and E. Zorn. 2013. Polyreactive antibodies developing amidst humoral rejection of human kidney grafts bind apoptotic cells and activate complement. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons 13:2590-2600.

Coulon C, Eterpi M, Greub G, Collignon A, McDonnell G, Thomas V. 2012. Amoebal host-range, host-free survival and disinfection susceptibility of environmental Chlamydiae as compared to Chlamydia trachomatis. FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 64:364-373.