Group leader positions
The Cell Biology department at the Institut Curie (UMR 144 Institut Curie/CNRS) in Paris is inviting applications for group leader positions from outstanding scientists working in basic aspects of cell and tissue biology. Special attention will be given to candidates developing projects related with the mechanisms that govern normal and pathological cell function, structural biology and physics approaches of the cell.
Our latest publications
Actin Flows Mediate a Universal Coupling between Cell Speed and Cell Persistence. Maiuri P, Rupprecht J-F, Wieser S, Ruprecht V, Bénichou O, Carpi N, Coppey M, De Beco S, Gov N, Heisenberg C-P, Lage Crespo C, Lautenschlaeger F, Le Berre M, Lennon-Dumenil A-M, Raab M, Thiam H-R, Piel M, Sixt M, Voituriez R. Cell, March 2015.
Myosin VI deafness mutation prevents the initiation of processive runs on actin. Pylypenko O, Song L, Shima A, Yang Z, Houdusse AM, Sweeney HL. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, March 2015.
Confinement and low adhesion induce fast amoeboid migration of slow mesenchymal cells. Liu YJ, Le Berre M, Lautenschlaeger F, Maiuri P, Callan-Jones A, Heuzé M, Takaki T, Voituriez R, Piel M. Cell, February 2015