François Leulier

Research Associate
Institut de Biologie du Développement de Marseille Luminy
CNRS/Université Aix-MArseille

Fields of interest: 

Mutualism – Commensalism – Symbiosis


Recent publications:

Storelli G, Defaye A, Erkosar B, Hols P, Royet J, Leulier F:
Lactobacillus plantarum promotes Drosophila systemic growth by modulating hormonal signals through TOR dependent nutrient sensing.
Cell Metabolism, 14(3), (2011): 403-414.

Geuking P, Narasimamurthy R, Lemaitre B, Basler K, Leulier F:
A non-redundant role for Drosophila Mkk4 and hemipterous/Mkk7 in TAK1-mediated activation of JNK.
PLoS ONE, 4(11), (2009): e7709.

Leulier F:
Tuning-down NF-kappaB signaling by DUBs: a fly case.
Cell Host and Microbe, 6(4), (2009): 294-296.

Leulier F, Royet J:
Maintaining immune homeostasis in fly gut.
Nature Immunology, 10(9), (2009): 936-938.

Defaye A, Evans I, Crozatier M, Wood W, Lemaitre B, Leulier F:
Genetic ablation of Drosophila phagocytes reveals their contribution to both development and resistance to bacterial infection.
Journal of Innate Immunity. 1, (2009): 322-334.

Lhocine N, Ribeiro PS, Buchon N, Wepf A, Wilson R, Tenev T, Lemaitre B, Gstaiger M, Meier P, Leulier F:
PIMS Modulates Immune Tolerance by Negatively Regulating Drosophila Innate Immune Signaling.
Cell Host and Microbe, 4(2), (2008): 147-158.

Leulier F, Lemaitre B:
Toll-like receptors–taking an evolutionary approach.
Nature Review Genetics. 9(3), (2008): 165-178.