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.

Conference by Karl Sigmund

We have the great pleasure to have Karl Sigmund with us for a conference on the Vienna Circle. Karl is a internationally recognized mathematician and on e of the pioneers of evolutionary game therory. He has also a strong interest in the history of mathematics and philosophy. His recent book on the Vienna circle is a must read ! 

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”

Seminars during this year

We will have the following forthcoming seminars:

 June 19, Solange Landreville(Université de Laval, Quebec) Topic: Ocular Melanoma

July 4th, Olivier Ayrault (Institut Curie). Topic: Medulloblastoma

October 22, Ugo Cavallaro (EIO, Milan). Topic: Ovarian carcinomas

 November 14, Johanna Joyce (EPFL, Lausanne). Topic: tumor microenvironment.