Bacterial Virulence: Basic Principles, Models and Global Approaches
Copyright © 2010 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
Editor(s): Philippe Sansonetti
Print ISBN: 9783527323265
Online ISBN: 9783527629664
About the Author
Professor Sansonetti received his M.D. in 1979 from the University of Paris. From 1979 to 1981, he conducted research in the Department of Enteric Infections at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research in the United States. He is a Chevalier de la Légion d'Honneur and received the Prix d'Excellence Jacques Monod en Biologie Moléculaire, the Prix AGIR du Conseil Pasteur-Weitzmann, the Grand Prix de l'Académie de Médecine, the Prix Louis Jeantet de Médecine, and the Robert Koch Prize and Medal. He is a member of the French Academy of Science and a corresponding member of the French Academy of Medicine. In 2007, he was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He is currently professor at the Institute Pasteur and head of the Unité de Pathogénie Microbienne Moléculaire at the Pasteur Institute of Paris.