L'unité de recherche de l'institut du thorax

Translational research : our strength
From the patient to target identification and medical management development
Understanding patholologies to better prevent
Understanding patholologies to better prevent
A common objective around cardiovascular, metabolic and respiratory diseases
State-of-the-art technologies
State-of-the-art technologies
Core Facilities : Genomics, Bioinformatics & functional exploration
Translational research : our strength


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Folle Journée de l'Anévrisme
December 12th-13th, 2019

Registration until November 24h

The latest high-throughput sequencer generation
October 2019

Inauguration of the NovaSeq 6000 installed on our Genomics core facility, GenoBiRD

Autumn School DHU2020
October 17th-18th, 2019

e-nnovative technologies in precision medicine : generating and analyzing data from single cell to 7 billion humans

Team IV laureate of 'Equipe FRM' call
September 2019

The only team in Nantes among the 52 french laureates, for the INSTINCTIVE project.

Romain Capoulade, laureate of ERA-CVD call
Automne 2018

Romain Capoulade will be the French scientific investigator of the international PICASSO project "Unravelling PCSK9 mechanisms in calcific aortic valve disease : from aortic valve sclerosis to stenosis".

Key Figures

  • Members
  • PhD students
  • Our research on cardiovascular diseases
  • Our research on cholesterol
  • Discovery of intracranial aneurysm gene (France3 Pays de la Loire)
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