The lab members including the bench microscope

Current people


Created the lab in 2011.
Théo ASPERT, PhD student

Joined the lab in 2017.
Likes to film yeasties grow old in microfluidic devices.
Interested into developping new methods and understanding senescence and quiescence.
Designer and admin of the website.
Basile JACQUEL, PhD student

Joined the lab in 2016.
Works on yeast stress response and growth.
Audrey MATIFAS, Lab manager

Joined the lab in 2014.
Engineer assistant CNRS at IGBMC since 2002…jumped from mice to yeast.
Yeast strains construction and validation.
Sandrine MORLOT, Permanent Researcher

Joined the lab in 2013.
Sophie QUINTIN, Permanent Researcher

Joined the lab in 2015.
Jia SONG, PhD Student

Joined the lab in 2016.


Julien HURBAIN - Undergraduate student 2019 - Now graduate student in Thommen lab

Youlian GOULEV - Post-Doc from 2011 to 2017 - Now postdoc in Johan Paulsson lab

Cécilia GARMENDIA-TORRES - Post-Doc from 2013 to 2015 - Founder of

Camille PAOLETTI - PhD student from 2011 to 2014 - Now Project Manager in Student Life at Université Paris-Saclay, France

Steffen FEHRMANN - Post-Doc from 2011 to 2013 - Now Scientific Consultant and Data Scientist at Genedata AG