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Laurence GIRBAL

Laurence GIRBAL
Chargée de Recherches CNRS
+33 (0) 5 61 55 94 19
INSA de Toulouse
135 avenue de Rangueil
31077 Toulouse cedex 4 - FRANCE
Laurence.Girbal @ insa-toulouse.fr



1994, PhD in Microbiology-Biotechnology, INSA Toulouse
2006, Habilitation à Diriger les Recherches, INP Toulouse
Post-doctoral experience,
1994 - 1996, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Other professional experience,
1996-1998, Research contract, Direction Générale de l'Armement, INSA Toulouse



Comprehensive understanding of bacterial adaptation involving post-transcriptional regulations (modifications of RNA stability and translation efficiency) examined at a large-scale through an integrative biological approach.
Two model bacteria are studied: Lactococcus lactis and Escherichia coli.



Tan-a-ram P, Cardoso T, Daveran-Mingot M-L, Kanchanatawee S, Loubière P, GIRBAL L, and Cocaign-Bousquet M. 2011. Diversity of dairy Lactococcus lactis subsp. lactis: an integrated approach combining phenotypic, genomic and transcriptomic analyses. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 77:739-748.

Cretenet M, Laroute V, Ulvé V, Jeanson S, Nouaille S, Even S, Piot M, GIRBAL L, Le Loir Y, Loubière P, Lortal S, and Cocaign-Bousquet M. 2011. Dynamic analysis of Lactococcus lactis transcriptome in UF-cheeses reveals multiple strategies of adaptation to stresses. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 77:247-257.

Picard F, Dressaire C, GIRBAL L, and M. Cocaign-Bousquet. 2009. Examination of post-transcriptional regulations in prokaryotes by integrative biology. C. R. Biologies 332:958-973.