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.
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 Thomas PRADEU on Friday 24 October, 2014
The Penelope strategy to control pervasive transcription
A collaborative study of the team Libri of Institut Jacques Monod with the team Stefl of Central European Institute of Technology, Masaryk University (CEITEC) recently published in Molecular Cell sheds light on the quality control mechanism that allows sorting out the “right” from the “wrong” transcription events.
September 2014: Basal foot MTOC organizes pillar MTs required for coordination of beating cilia
Published in the journal Nature Communications online the September 12, 2014, this work is the fruit of a collaboration between the the Poirier's group from the Institut Jacques Monod and the Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology at Birkbeck.
September 2014: Orestis Faklaris won the price of the best poster at the 4th Single Molecule Localisation Microscopy Symposium in London, at the end of August
Orestis is notably in charge of the activity Photonic Microscopy at ImagoSeine, the service and R&D Imaging facility of the Institut Jacques Monod