Two research teams from the ENS de Lyon have been closely associated with the development of the IRT LYONBIOTECH winning project constituted as a foundation for IRT BioASTER scientific cooperation.IRT BIOASTER
Topic: microbiology, infectiology and infectious diseases
Project leader: Lyonbiopole
ENS de Lyon teams involved:
- Institute of Functional Genomics of Lyon IGFL UMR 5242
- Human Virology Unit UMR S 758
Subject: Lyon Biotech aims to provide skills, services and high level technology for global integrated and customized care for pathologies of infectious origin.
Bringing together industrial leaders in the sector, around fifty small and medium-sized companies and top academic key players in the fields of infectious disease, human and animal microbiology, this new technological research operator (with the legal status of a scientific cooperation Foundation with a simplified joint stock company subsidiary) will support the international position of France with 5 high level platforms and 3 structuring R&D programs on new therapies and vaccines, real-time diagnosis and microbiota.