Post-doctoral position starting on September 1st, 2020

A post-doctoral position starting on September 1st, 2020 is currently open in the laboratory of angiogenesis and cancer microenvironment INSERM Unit1029 at the University of Bordeaux in the field of tumor angiogenesis and metastasis. The proposed post-doctoral project, dealing with the processes of invasion and metastasis will be conducted within the dynamic interaction between fundamental and clinical research. During the first year of the project (potential additional 1 year), the candidate will investigate the effect of a newly identified tumor suppressor marker by our team in tumor progression and angiogenesis.
Highly motivated candidates with excellent experimental knowledge in the field of molecular and cellular biology and biochemistry, please send your letter of motivation and full CV to
An experience with the zebrafish model is very welcome.

Interdisciplinary conferences

Interdisciplinary conferences will be regularly organized by INSERM U1029 inviting mathematicians, historians, philosophers, sociologists, biologists, doctors etc … from the september 2019.

The first lecturer will be made by Johann Chapoutot, French historian of Nazism and he will talk about biologism in the national socialism philosophy and the eugenic movement in general. He is the most brilliant French historian of that time.

See also: “The Nazi Cultural Revolution”

Seminar in “Concepts in Cancer and Vascular Biology”

Michael Detmar, Professor at the ETH in Zurich,  will speak at a seminar on june 28 2018 in Bordeaux. He is an internationally recognized expert on lymphangiogenesis specially related to cancer. Detailed informations will come later.

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HDR Defense of Clotilde Billotet

The laboratory is pleased to announce that Clotilde Billotet will defend her HDR, entitled “Molecular mechanisms involved in tumor progression and invasion” on 23th March 2018 at 1.30pm in the amphitheatre of building B6 (University of Bordeaux, Talence Campus).

We wish her good luck!

Rendez-vous Recherche : “Cancers et Médecine de Précision” the 14th of Match

The ARC Foundation in partnership with the newspaper Sud Ouest presents “Rendez-Vous Recherche” with the aim of encouraging contact and exchange between ARC-supported research scientists and the public.

The next Rendez-Vous Recherche will take place on the 14th of March 2018 at 6.30pm at Cité mondiale (Parvis des Chartrons, Bordeaux). Its theme will be “Advances in research in cancer and personalised medicine”. Continue reading “Rendez-vous Recherche : “Cancers et Médecine de Précision” the 14th of Match”