Université Lyon, Lyon, France

Partner 10

Université Lyon is a multidisciplinary university specializing in both fundamental and applied research and as such it can boast more than 4415 internationally published articles and 44 patents per year.
Université Lyon, Lyon, France

The University has 86 state-funded research units working mainly in three fields; health, the environment and material technologies. The University is committed to more than 80 European Union projects and participates actively in The Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development (FP7). The work will be conducted by the team “bacterial Pathogenesis and Innate Immunity” (headed by F.Vandenesch) which is part of a multidisciplinary unit called “Immunity Infection & Vaccination”. The laboratory serves as the French National Reference laboratory for Staphylococci and conducts epidemiological studies and provides expertise not only for French researchers and health care, but also for numerous European surveillance networks.

Partner 10 is the French partner involved in WP3.

Key contributor to  activities are: Francois Vandenesh, Professor, MD, PhD.
  • Team Leader
    Professor Francois Vandenesch
    Immunity Infection & Vaccination
    Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1
    INSERM Unit 1111, site Laennec, rue G. Paradin, 690008 Lyon