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.
January 9, 2015 : "Ver Midi XVIII" Conference"
The C. elegans meeting “Ver Midi XVII”, which will assemble French researchers studying the nematode as a model system, will take place at the Institut Jacques Monod on January 9th 2015.
December 2014: Transcriptional Roadblocks for polymerases that do not stop at traffic lights
In an article published on December 4th in Molecular Cell, the team Libri of Institut Jacques Monod has demonstrated the existence of a mechanism of termination that implicates a transcription factor, i.e. a protein that promotes transcription initiation!
Décember 2014: Discovery of the function of parkinsonism-associated protein DJ-1/Park7
This work is published in the Journal of Biological chemistry and has been performed by the team of Gilbert Richarme at the Institut Jacques Monod.
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 Patrick GAUDRAY on Friday 12 December, 2014