CNRS research associates

Chris Chipot

CNRS research director

Research interests: Free-energy calculations, membrane simulations.

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François Dehez

CNRS research associate

Research interests: Membrane simulations, intermolecular potentials.

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Administrative staff

Francis Hoffmann

System administrator

Former associates

Jeff Comer

Jeff Comer

Research interests: Statistical mechanics simulations, free-energy calculations.

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Axel Bidon-Chanal Badia

Research interests: Modeling of protein-membrane interaction, free-energy calculations in biological systems, drug design.

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Nicole Holzmann

Postdoctoral fellow

Research interests: Membrane Simulations, Bonding Analysis, EDA-NOCV

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Vijayaraj Ramadoss

Postdoctoral fellow

Research interests: Modeling of biomolecular interactions, Free energy calculations of biological systems. Computational redesigning of enzyme specificity, Multidimensional quantitative structure activity relationship.

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Recent publications

Structural Basis for Broad HIV-1 Neutralization by a Novel MPER-Specific Human Broadly Neutralizing Antibody
Dora Pinto; Craig Fenwick; Christophe Caillat; Chiara Silacci; Serafima Guseva; Francois Dehez; Christophe Chipot; Sonia Barbieri; Andrea Minola; David Jarrossay; Georgia D. Tomaras; Xiaoying Shen; Agostino Riva; Maciej Tarkowski; Olivier Schwartz; Timothee Bruel; Jeremy Dufloo; Michael S. Seaman; David C. Montefiori; Antonio Lanzavecchia; Davide Corti; Giuseppe Pantaleo; Winfried Weissenhorn;
SSRN Electronic Journal (2019)
Lysine Mutation of the Claw-Arm-Like Loop Accelerates Catalysis by Cellobiohydrolases
Zhiyou Zong; Qiyu Li; Zhangyong Hong; Haohao Fu; Wensheng Cai; Christophe Chipot; Huifeng Jiang; Dongyuan Zhang; Shulin Chen; Xueguang Shao;
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2019) 141 (36): 14451-14459
Triggering Tautomerization of Curcumin by Confinement into Liposomes
Maxime Girardon; Stephane Parant; Antonio Monari; Francois Dehez; Christophe Chipot; Ewa Rogalska; Nadia Canilho; Andreea Pasc;
ChemPhotoChem (2019) 31 (121-


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