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Bruno Miroux, Director of the laboratory
Edith Godard, Director assistant

Laboratoire de Biologie Physico-Chimique des Protéines Membranaires
UMR 7099 (CNRS - Université Paris Diderot)
Institut de Biologie Physico-Chimique
13 rue Pierre et Marie Curie
75005 Paris
Tel: +33 [0]1 58 41 50 04
Fax: +33 [0]1 58 41 50 24
Email : edith.godard(at)

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Job position

A 2-year post-doc position is available starting from december 2018. Study of the energy landscape of G Protein-Coupled Receptors in lipid discs.
For more information, see and Post-doc description.

Recently published

A complete and up to date coverage on Membrane Proteins in Aqueous Solutions, Springer International Publisher, 2018, written by Jean-Luc Popot is now available: Web link

D.F. Tifrea, S. Pal, C. Le Bon, F. Giusti, J.-L. Popot, M. J. Cocco, M. Zoonens & L.M. de la Maza(2018) Co-delivery of amphipol-conjugated adjuvant with antigen, and adjuvant combinations, enhance immune protection elicited by a membrane protein-based vaccine against a mucosal challenge with Chlamydia. Vaccine. 36(45):6640-6649 (Pubmed)

R.A. Corey, E. Pyle, W.J. Allen, D.W. Watkins, M. Casiraghi, B. Miroux, I. Arechaga, A. Politis & I. Collinson (2018) Specific cardiolipin-SecY interactions are required for proton-motive force stimulation of protein secretion. PNAS 115(31):7967-7972 doi:10.1073/pnas.1721536115. (Pubmed)

F. Angius, O. Ilioaia, A. Amrani, A. Suisse, L. Rosset, A. Legrand, A. Abou-Hamdan, M. Uzan, F. Zito & B. Miroux (2018) A novel regulation mechanism of the T7 RNA polymerase based expression system improves overproduction and folding of membrane proteins. Sci Rep. 8(1):8572.(Pubmed)

Membranes & Molecules Seminars

Olivier Lambert
(Wednesday, October 17th 2018, 14h30)
Institut de Recherche en Infectiologie de Montpellier (IRIM), UMR9004-CNRS, université de Montpellier
Solve the” ESKAPE game” to combat antibiotic resistance: CryoEM studies of a tripartite assembly of RND multidrug efflux pumps (abstract)


The traditionnal meeting 'ABC of membrane transport' will take place on Friday November 30th 2018 in the Bibliothèque of IBPC, Paris. The final program is being finalized.

PhD defense

Federica Angius, October 13th 2017
"Molecular basis of membrane protein production and intracellular membranes proliferation in E. coli"(abstract)


Structural Biochemistry Course IBPC:
From Protein Identification by Mass Spectrometry to Crystal Structure Determination and Molecular Dynamic Analysis.

---From 8th to 16th March 2018---
More details and Program.

Course Integrative Structural Biology​
--Mechanisms of Living Organisms--

---From 16th to 21th July 2018---
More details and Program.

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