BOURDOULOUS Sandrine : UMR_S1016 UMR8104 : Vascular Cell Biology in Infection, Inflammation and Cancer

Unit : INSERM UMR_S1016 CNRS UMR8104 - Institut Cochin - Université Paris Descartes

Institut Cochin
22 rue Méchain
75014 PARIS

Speciality : Department IM

Director of the unit : Pierre-Olivier COURAUD

Principal investigator :

BOURDOULOUS Sandrine
Email : sandrine.bourdoulousSPAMFILTER@inserm.fr Phone number: +33 (0)1 49 51 64 27

Composition of research team :

  • BOURDOULOUS Sandrine (DR2-CNRS, HDR)
  • FAURE Camille (CR2-CNRS)
  • MORAND Philippe (MCU-PH, HDR)

5 Recent publications of the research team :

Bernard SC, Simpson N, Join-Lambert O, Federici C, Laran-Chich MP, Maïssa N, Bouzinba-Ségard H, Morand PC, Chretien F, Taouji S, Chevet E, Janel S, Lafont F, Coureuil M, Segura A, Niedergang F, Marullo S, Couraud PO, Nassif X, Bourdoulous S. Pathogenic Neisseria meningitidis utilizes CD147 for vascular colonization.Nat Med. 2014 Jul;20(7):725-31.

Coureuil M, Bourdoulous S, Marullo S, Nassif X. Invasive meningococcal disease: a disease of the endothelial cells.Trends Mol Med. 2014 Oct;20(10):571-8. 

Coureuil M, Lécuyer H, Scott MG, Boularan C, Enslen H, Soyer M, Mikaty G, Bourdoulous S, Nassif X, Marullo S. Meningococcus Hijacks a β2-adrenoceptor/β-Arrestin pathway to cross brain microvasculature endothelium. Cell. 2010 Dec 23;143(7):1149-60.

Lemichez E, Lecuit M, Nassif X, Bourdoulous S. Breaking the wall: targeting of the endothelium by pathogenic bacteria. Nat Rev Microbiol. 2010 Feb;8(2):93-104.

Coureuil M, Mikaty G, Miller F, Lécuyer H, Bernard C, Bourdoulous S, Duménil G, Mège RM, Weksler BB, Romero IA, Couraud PO, Nassif X. Meningococcal type IV pili recruit the polarity complex to cross the brain endothelium. Science. 2009 Jul 3;325(5936):83-7.