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Welcome to Eric Aria!

Eric Aria Fernandez received his Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Pharmacy from Bandung Institute of Technology in 2015. He followed that with a Master’s degree in Translational Medicine in 2016 and is expected to officially graduate in the winter of 2017. For his Master’s degree, which is the Master of Research, he worked in Prof. Karen McCloskey’s lab which focuses on Ion channels and genitourinary oncology. He now joins Prof. Fajas’ lab as a Ph D candidate under the supervision of Dr. Isabel Lopez-Mejia.IMG_20171206_095337


Welcome (back) Mariano!

Mariano Schiffrin obtained his PhD in Beatrice Desvergne’s group in 2016. After doing a trip around the world he came back at the UNIL in the group of Gregory Resch at the biophore for working with bacteriphages (viruses that infect bacteria). Mariano is joining the group of Béatrice Desvergne as a Post-Doc to pursue his previous studies on gender dimorphism of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.



P. Franken was in “Le quotidien du médecin”, 05.10.2017

Paul Franken’s interview about the circadian rythme was published in Oct. 2017.
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CIG’s end of the year celebrations – 14.12.2017 from 17:30, Génopode’s hall



★ following the good feedback from last year, the seating arrangement will be picked at random again this year ★ 

Capture d’écran 2017-10-20 à 10.37.00 



Thank you for your participation in the end of the year’s celebration.





Génopode’s got talent 2016

Capture d’écran 2017-10-12 à 14.41.13

Capture d’écran 2017-10-12 à 14.41.06