Enterocytes of an orally infected drosophila PGRP-LE-GFP transgenic larvae

Photo Bernard Charroux, IBDM

Host-pathogen interaction can be study in simple organism like the worm C. elegans

Photo Natalie Pujol, CIML

3D Recording of a C. elegans embryo expressing an histone::GFP fusion using light sheet microscope (Digital Scanned Light Sheet Microscope). Recording conditions: acquisition of a stack of 80 slices (distance between slices 0.5μm); exposure time: 200ms for each channel.

Photo Claire Chardes, IBDM

INformation Flow and ORganization at the Membrane

The INFORM program sets up an interdisciplinary consortium in the Luminy campus of Aix Marseille University, gathering 12 laboratories in Biology, Mathematics and Physics. The objective is to quantitatively understand the biochemical and mechanical basis of cell signaling, both in normal and disease conditions.


Scientific Advisory Board visit

The SAB members will visit the LabEx INFORM on November 30th and December 1st. The teams will provide an update …


Labex phD program
Welcome to our new PhD students !

Four international PhD students have been hired by the LabEx INFORM; they will start mid October 2016 in Alphée Michelot, Pierre François Lenne, …


FBS / voeux 2016
Thomas Lecuit
Lauréats prix Viviane Bettencourt - sciences du vivant 2016
Thomas Lecuit is the 2015 laureate of the prestigious Liliane Bettencourt Prize for Life Sciences.

The Liliane Bettencourt Prize for Life Sciences (300.000€) is awarded annually since 1997 to an european researcher recognized by the …


Upcoming events

19 October 2016
Labex INFORM scientific meeting
12 h 30 min /
30 November 2016
SAB Visit
0 h 00 min / IBDM Ground Floor / Room 32-34
1 December 2016
SAB Visit
0 h 00 min / IBDM Ground Floor / Room 32-34