Pasteurdon 2022: what is it, dates, what are the donations for?

Pasteurdon 2022 what is it dates what are the donations

[PASTEURDON 2022] The 16th edition of Pasteurdon takes place from October 5 to 9, 2022. How to make a donation? What will the funds raised be used for? SUMMARY Pasteurdon: what is it? Pasteurdon is annual fundraising operation. These funds, essential to the functioning of the Institut Pasteur, provide the necessary resources to 143 research … Read more

Pasteurdon 2022: brain organoids to study early brain aging

Green Fund local negotiation at the heart of change

From stem cells, regulatory elements, nutrients and a lot of know-how from researchers, in two months it is possible to obtain a cerebral organoid a few millimeters long. Under this name, which is reminiscent of a science fiction film, hides a research tool that is increasingly used to study the cellular and neuronal mechanisms involved … Read more

Pasteurdon 2022: correcting certain deafness with gene therapy

Photonics is a key technology that Europe cannot afford to

“ I met Professor Christine Petit, director of the Joint Genetics and Physiology of Hearing research unit at the Institut Pasteur during a scientific symposium in the United States. By exchanging together, we both realized that the complementarity of our expertise could open up new avenues of research. says Professor Saaid Safieddine, a pioneer in … Read more

Pasteurdon 2022: investigation into the world of pathogenic bacteria

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For more than 75 years, bacteria such as Escherichia coli, salmonella or vibrios have been detected, studied and classified at the Institut Pasteur. This history enables the Institute to possess one of the largest collections of bacteria in the world with several hundred thousand strains. With current genetic sequencing techniques, nearly 10,000 bacteria are sequenced … Read more

Pasteurdon 2022: studying new virus transmissions to humans by mosquitoes

Pasteurdon 2022 studying new virus transmissions to humans by mosquitoes

Zika, dengue fever, yellow fever, chikungunya… All these diseases are transmitted to humans through the bites of infected mosquitoes. These mosquitoes are enormous reservoirs of viruses since a single mosquito contains billions of viral particles which can be derived from several viruses pathogenic for humans. Impossible to avoid contact between humans and mosquitoes, on the … Read more

Pasteurdon 2022: Sars-Cov-2, a virus that hijacks our neural network

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The transversality of the knowledge and tools available is very important to advance research. It is particularly illustrated with this Covid-19 pandemic for which many discoveries on other viruses allow us to better characterize Sars-Cov-2. Move like on a network of highways, or send remote signals to the central nervous system like a telecommunications network… … Read more