PhD defense of Maelenn Chevreuil

Maelenn CHEVREUIL has defended her PhD thesis entitled Self-assembly and disassembly dynamical phenomena in icosahedral viruses under the supervision of Stéphane BRESSANELLI and Guillaume TRESSET. The self-assembly and disassembly of …

How do icosahedral RNA viruses package their genome?

In collaboration with the Institute of Integrative Biology of the Cell (I2BC), the Laboratoire Léon Brillouin and the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, our team has elucidated the nonequilibrium self-assembly dynamics …

A Nobel prize for cryo electron microscopy

Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson have been awarded the 2017 Nobel prize for Chemistry “for developing cryo-electron microscopy for the high-resolution structure determination of biomolecules in solution” a …

Virophysics 2015

The objective of the meeting will be to gather theoreticians and experimentalists from France and surroundings who work on viral systems by using theoretical concepts and experimental techniques borrowed from …