LENS Webinar #1, Global Health Threats: Viruses
Prof. Marc Jamin: Viruses: the devils who can take over our cells
11 June 2020, 11:30 CET
Chair: Giovanna Fragneto, Institut Laue-Langevin
Introduction to LENS Pilot Action 3: Global health threats and the webinar series
Hanna Wacklin-Knecht, ESS
“Viruses: the devils who can take over our cells”
Marc Jamin, Université Grenoble-Alpes
Q & A
End of programme
Marc Jamin is Professor at the University of Grenoble-Alpes since 1999. He studied biochemistry at the University of Liège (Belgium) and did post-doctoral research at the University of Stanford in Palo Alto (CA, USA), and at The Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla (CA, USA). He worked on negative-sense RNA viruses for 15 years and heads the group Viral Replication Machines at the Institut de Biologie Structurale in Grenoble since 2016. In 2017, the group was labelled Equipe de la Fondation de la Recherche Médicale.
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