paolo pierobon
Master AIV Teacher
Paolo's Bio

Paolo is a CNRS researcher at Curie Institute in the team "Spatio-temporal dynamics of immune cells". He has a graduate training in Physics from Università degli Studi di Padova and a PhD from Ludwig Maximilian Universität (Muenchen, Germany).

He has been teaching at CRI in the AIRE Master since 2017 in the courses "Dynamics of Living Systems" and "Physics of the Cell".


A few recent publications:


1: Kumari A, Pineau J, Lennon-Duménil AM, Balland M, Pierobon P. Traction Force Microscopy to Study B Lymphocyte Activation. J Vis Exp. 2020 Jul 23;(161). doi: 10.3791/60947. PMID: 32773764.


2: Moreau HD, Lennon-Duménil AM, Pierobon P. "If you please… draw me a cell". Insights from immune cells. J Cell Sci. 2020 Mar 2;133(5):jcs244806. doi: 10.1242/jcs.244806. PMID: 32122988.


3: Kumari A, Pineau J, Sáez PJ, Maurin M, Lankar D, San Roman M, Hennig K, Boura VF, Voituriez R, Karlsson MCI, Balland M, Lennon Dumenil AM, Pierobon P. Actomyosin-driven force patterning controls endocytosis at the immune synapse. Nat Commun. 2019 Jun 28;10(1):2870. doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-10751-7. PMID: 31253773; PMCID: PMC6599028.


4: Pierobon P, Lennon-Duménil AM. To use or not to use the force: How B lymphocytes extract surface-tethered antigens. J Cell Biol. 2017 Jan 2;216(1):17-19. doi: 10.1083/jcb.201612043. Epub 2016 Dec 20. PMID: 27998992; PMCID: PMC5223618.