Alliance Française contre les Maladies Parasitaires


Project Title : "Analysis of the specific T cell- and parasite-dependent mechanisms leading to development of experimental cerebral malaria"

Project PI : Nicolas Blanchard  Co-PI : Olivier Silvie

Lab : Eukaryotic intracellular parasites : immunity and pathophysiology, CPTP, Toulouse

Thesis defense : 04/2017 

Background :

  • Master's degree in cellular biology & immunology in parasitology &mycology, University Paris VI (UPMC) - France (2012-2013)
  • Master's degree in health & biology, Université of Lille I - France (2010-2012)
  • Bachelor's degree in health & biology, Université of Lille I - France (2007-2010)

Position after ParaFrap training : Postdoctoral researcher in Pr Ferrandon’s lab, Sino-French Hoffmann Research Institute, Guangzhou - China 

Publications :

Draheim, M., M. F. Wlodarczyk, K. Crozat, J. M. Saliou, T. D. Alayi, S. Tomavo, A. Hassan, A. Salvioni, C. Demarta‐Gatsi, J. Sidney, A. Sette, M. Dalod, A. Berry, O. Silvie and N. Blanchard (2017). "Profiling MHC II immunopeptidome of blood‐stage malaria reveals that cDC1 control the functionality of parasite‐specific CD4 T cells." EMBO Mol Med [9.2]: e201708123. [PDF]