PICARDEAU Mathieu : Institut Pasteur : Unit of Biology of Spirochetes

Unit : Département de Microbiologie - Institut Pasteur

Institut Pasteur
Unité de Biologie des Spirochètes
25 rue du Docteur Roux
75724 PARIS Cedex 15

Speciality : Department IM

Director of the unit : Hilde de REUSE

Principal investigator :

Email : mathieu.picardeauSPAMFILTER@pasteur.fr Phone number: +33 (0)1 45 68 83 68

Composition of research team :

  • PICARDEAU  Mathieu  (CL-IP , HDR)
  • BENAROUDJ  Nadia (CR- IP)    
  • BOURHY  Pascale (Ingénieur IP)

5 Recent publications of the research team :

Pappas CJ, Benaroudj N, Picardeau M (2015) A replicative plasmid vector allows efficient complementation of pathogenic Leptospira strains. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 81:3176-3781.

Eshghi A, Pappalardo, E, Hester, S, Thomas, B, Pretre, G, Picardeau, M (2015) Pathogenic Leptospira interrogans Exoproteins Are Primarily Involved in Heterotrophic Processes. Infect. Imm. 83:3061-3073.

Miras I, Saul, F, Nowakowski, M, Weber, P, Haouz, A, Shepard, W, Picardeau, M (2015) Structural characterization of a novel subfamily of leucine-rich repeat proteins from the human pathogen Leptospira interrogans. Acta Crystallogr. D Biol. Crystallogr. 71:1351-1359.

Bourhy P, Collet L, Brisse S, Picardeau M (2014) Leptospira mayottensis sp. nov., a pathogenic species of the genus Leptospira isolated from humans. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 64:4061-4067.

Lambert, A, Picardeau, M, Haake, DA, Sermswan, RW, Srikram, A, Adler, B, Murray, GA (2012) FlaA proteins in Leptospira interrogans are essential for motility and virulence but are not required for formation of the flagellum sheath. Infect. Immun. 80:2019-2025.