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.


Thomas Lecuit
Thomas Lecuit appointed Professor at the Collège de France on a new chair "Dynamics of Living Systems"

Thomas LECUIT heads the “Architecture and Dynamics of Biological Tissues” team at the Institute of Developmental Biology of Marseille (IBDM). …


The CenTuri Project (Turing Centre for Living Systems) winner of “Instituts Convergences” call

The “Instituts Convergences” aim to structure multidisciplinary sites to address ambitious scientific, societal and economic challenges: http://www.agence-nationale-recherche.fr/institutsconvergences. For the first …


Training Course: A Focus on Imaging 2017

This training is an introductory course to different microscopy techniques, dedicated to PhD students willing to explore the most advanced and …


Upcoming events

8 March 2017
LabEx monthly meeting
12 h 30 min /