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.
August 2014: a molecular mechanism of transformation of a mechanical signal into a long lasting chemical signal at cell-cell contacts
These results published in Nature Communication the 31th of July 2014 have been obtained by the group Ladoux/Mège at the Institut Jacques Monod in collaboration with the group of Jie Yan at the Mechanobiology Institute in Singapore.
July 2014: Results of the group of Maïté Coppey are the focus of the section "News and Notable" in the Biophysical Journal
These studies demonstrate that mecano-chemical activation of a unique adhesion site on non-adhering fibroblasts is sufficient to induce polarisation of the cell...
July 2014: Denis Mestivier and Delphine Salort, of the group Pakdaman, have both obtained a position as University Professors,
at the university Paris-Est Créteil and at the UPMC respectively.
June 2014: 2 scientists of the Institut Jacques Monod have entered into the presidential team at the University Paris Diderot
Anne Vanet becomes vice president in charge of "Digital Information System", Reiner Veitia is now delegate for the "Sciences".
Juin 2014 : Visionnez la vidéo de présentation de l'équipe Libri qui s'est installée à l'Institut Jacques Monod cette année
Complètement internationale, cette équipe intitulée "Métabolisme et fonction de l'ARN dans le noyau" s'intéresse à la transcription.