The Institut Jacques-Monod, funded jointly by the CNRS and the University Paris Diderot, is one of the main centers for basic research in biology in the Paris area.
It is headed by Giuseppe Baldacci, professor at the University of Paris Diderot.
October 2016: Laureate for L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellowships 2016.
Charlène Gayrard, PhD at Institut Jacques Monod is laureate for L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellowships 2016.
October 2016: How apoptotic cells are extruded from epithelia?
In an article published on October 12th in Current Biology, the team Ladoux-Mège at Institut Jacques Monod shows how mechanical constraints within epithelial tissues can induce various modes of apoptotic cell extrusions.
Monod Diderot Conferences
The Institut Jacques Monod invites renowned scientists to give seminars of wide biological interest. The next Monod Diderot Conferences will be given by Svante PÄÄBO on Friday 30 September, 2016
August 2016: DNA repair observed in real-time
In an article published in Nature on August 11th (Fan et al. 2016), the DNA Nanomanipulation group led by Terence Strick details the key sequence of events in DNA transcription-coupled repair.