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Seminar by Boris VAUZEILLES.

On June 26th 2017, Boris Vauzeilles, PhD, "Institut de Chimie Moléculaire et des Matériaux d'Orsay", will give a seminar entitled "Détecter les pathogènes en leurrant leur métabolisme ?".


May 16th, 2017

PhD defense of Benoît DAVID.

On May 16, 2017, Benoît David has successfully defended his doctoral thesis entitled "Conception rationnelle d'enzymes: conversion de glycoside hydrolases en transglycosidases" at Nantes University.

May 2nd, 2017

Seminar by Mathilde CARPENTIER.

On May 2nd 2017, Mathilde Carpentier, PhD, "Museum d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris", gave a seminar entitled "Évolution des protéines : entre séquence, structure et dynamique".

April 5th, 2017

Seminar by Fabrice TELETCHEA.

On April 5th 2017, Fabrice Téletchéa, PhD, "Unité de Recherche Animal et Fonctionnalités des Produits Animaux", University of Lorraine, gave a seminar entitled "Intérêt et difficulté du phénotypage à « haut débit » : application à la domestication de nouvelles espèces en aquaculture".

March 23rd, 2017

Seminar by Julien DAIROU.

On March 23rd 2017, Julien DAIROU, PhD, "Laboratoire de Chimie et Biochimie Pharmacologique et Toxicologiques (CNRS UMR 8601)", Paris Descartes University, gave a seminar entitled "Stress et Adaptation: Implication des enzymes du métabolisme des Xénobiotiques".

March 21st, 2017

Seminar by Justine DUMAY.

On March 21st 2017, Justine Dumay, PhD, "laboratoire Mer, Molécules, Santé (MMS)", Nantes University, will give a seminar entitled "Optimisation de bioprocédés pour la valorisation de matrices marines: application du génie enzymatique aux algues".

March 2nd, 2017

Seminar by Cyrile GARNIER.

On March 10th 2017, Cyrille Garnier, PhD, Rennes University, gave a seminar entitled "Développements pour l'étude des macrocomplexes et/ou des processus auto-associatifs".

November 10th, 2016

PhD defense of Nader Siami.

On November 10th, 2016, Nader SIAMI has successfully defended his doctoral thesis entitled "Evidences of the action of the complement C3 on myogenic differentiation of mouse progenitors" at Nantes University.

October 28th, 2016

PhD defense of Johann Dion.

On October 28, 2016, Johann DION has successfully defended his doctoral thesis entitled "Synthesis and evaluation of galectin inhibitors derivatives of lactosamine" at Nantes University

October 21st, 2016

Seminar by Marta RADMAN-LIVAJA, PhD.

Marta RADMAN-LIVAJA, PhD, Institut de génétique moléculaire de Montpellier, gave a seminar entitled "Transcription governs nucleosome repositioning processes after genome replication".

September 26-27th, 2016

Seminar by Prof. Joseph PARELLO.

During his visit to the UFIP, Prof. Joseph PARELLO, Department of Chemistry, Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN, USA), gave two seminars entitled:

  • Selective signaling via the kappa opioid receptor interacting with terpenoid furanolactones : case of fungal collybolides.
  • Parvalbumin, model of proteins containing "EF Hand" motifs linking Ca2+ and Mg2+ ions. An unfinished saga 50 years after
He was invited by Yves-Henri Sanejouand, PhD.

July 07th, 2016

Meetings of the UFIP.

The UFIP invited the laboratories of the Faculty of Science and Technology for a day of scientific meetings.

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June 14th, 2016

Half-day seminar on biology-chemistry of olfaction.

The "in-silico" team of UFIP organized a half-day on the subject of the chemistry and biology of olfaction. Three invited speakers came to present their research work.

  • Pr Jérôme Golebiowski (Institut de Chimie de Nice) - "From a molecule to an odor"
  • Pr Ramanathan Sowdhamini (National Center for Biological Sciences, Bangalore) - "Diversity of olfactory receptors"
  • Dr Philippe Arnaud (UFIP, Nantes) - "I am an odorant binding protein and I am flexible !"
  • Jean-Baptiste Chéron (Institut de Chimie de Nice) - "Perception of sweetness"

February 19th, 2016

Seminar by Prof Jean-François PICIMBON.

Prof Jean-François Picimbon of Agricultural Microbiology Institute at Qilu University of Technology (Jinan, Shandong Province, China) gave a seminar entitled "Mutations in the family of chemosensory proteins in moths". He was invited by Prof Bernard Offmann and Philippe Arnaud, PhD.

December 04th, 2015

PhD defense of Marine Goux.

On December 04th, 2015, Marine Goux has successfully defended his doctoral thesis entitled "Functionalization of protein scaffolds as alternatives to antibodies for medical imaging in oncology" at Nantes University.

November 19th, 2015

PhD defense of Brendan Alligand.

On November 26, 2015, Brendan Alligand has successfully defended his doctoral thesis entitled "Etude du rôle des phosphorylations de Rad51 en Y54 et en Y315 sur son fonctionnement" at Nantes University.

November 19th, 2015

Seminar by IMPACT / Malvern.

The IMPACT platform, in collaboration with Malvern firm, gave a seminar on microcalorimetry at CEISAM lab.

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October 30th, 2015

PhD defense of Simon Huet.

On October 30, 2015, Simon Huet has successfully defended his doctoral thesis entitled "Molecular recognition : from in silico to in vitro, and vice versa" at Nantes University.

July 17th, 2015

Seminar by Séverine PADIOLLEAU, PhD.

Séverine Padiolleau, PhD, "Université Technologique de Compiègne", gave a seminar on her works concerning catalytic antibodies and autoimmunity.

July 2nd, 2015

HDR defense of Axelle RENODON-CORNIERE, PhD.

Axelle Renodon-Cornière, PhD, CNRS researcher at the UFIP, defended her habilitation on Thursday, July 2nd at the Faculty of Science and Technology of Nantes.

June 15th, 2015

Seminar by Prof. Jeremy BROWN.

Prof. Jeremy BROWN, Centre for Inflammation and Tissue Repair, Division of Medecine, University College School, Rayne Institute, London, gave a seminar entitled "Functional role of Streptococcus pneumoniae capsule". He was invited by Emilie Camberlein, PhD, from the UFIP.

May 18th, 2015

Seminar by Yann GUERARDEL, PhD.

Yann GUERARDEL, PhD, Unité de Glycobiologie Structurale et Fonctionnelle (UGSF), UMR/CNRS 8576, Université de Lille 1, gave a seminar entitled "Synthesis of beta-mannosylated cell-wall glycoconjugates in the pathogenic yeast Candida albicans".

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Jumping between protein conformers using normal modes

JCC (2017), Volume 38, Issue 18, Pages 1622–1630.

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