Listen

Geneviève de Saint Basile, Research Award 2011

A Prix Recherche for 2011 has been awarded to Geneviève de Saint Basile

"We have finally managed to show that excessive immune response is caused by a defect of the lymphocyte cytotoxic function. We knew that these cells "killed" tumor cells or cells that had been infected by a virus having entered the body. But no one had imagined that this function also played a key role in regulating the immune system!"

 

You need the Flash player to view this video.

Geneviève de Saint Basile (Inserm/Paris 5 Unit 768 "Normal and pathological development of the immune system", Necker Children's Hospital) - Research Award

^ Top of page