Career/study opportunities

Many career or study opportunities are available now at the Laboratory of Human Immunoretrovirology. Ph.D. studies Individuals interested in completing their Ph.D. studies in immunology, retrovirology, host-pathogen interactions or signal …

Featured Publication : January 2018

Corinne Barat, Alizé Proust, Alexandre Deshière, Mathieu Leboeuf, Jean Drouin and Michel J. Tremblay. Astrocytes sustain long-term productive HIV-1 infection without establishment of reactivable viral latency. Glia (2018) Jan 19; 1-19. …

Featured publication : July 2017

Deshiere A, Joly-Beauparlant C, Breton Y, Ouellet M, Raymond F, Lodge R, Barat C, Roy MA, Corbeil J, Tremblay MJ. Global Mapping of the Macrophage-HIV-1 Transcriptome Reveals that Productive Infection …

Featured publication : February 2017

Clelia Dental, Alizé Proust, Michel Ouellet, Corinne Barat, Michel J. Tremblay; HIV-1 Latency-Reversing Agents Prostratin and Bryostatin-1 Induce Blood-Brain Barrier Disruption/Inflammation and Modulate Leukocyte Adhesion/Transmigration. Journal of Immunology (2017) 198 …

Featured publication : January 2017

Jean-François Bolduc, Michel Ouellet, Laurent Hany, Michel J. Tremblay; Toll-Like Receptor 2 Ligation Enhances HIV-1 Replication in Activated CCR6+ CD4+ T Cells by Increasing Virus Entry and Establishing a More …

Featured publication : May 2016

Alejandro M. Gomez, Michel Ouellet, Alexandre Deshiere, Yann Breton and Michel J. Tremblay; HIV-1-Mediated BAFF Secretion in Macrophages Does Not Require Endosomal TLRs, Type-I IFN, and Nef, but Depends on …

Two 3-year grants for the LHIR

Dr Michel J. Tremblay has been awarded two 3-year grants from the CIHR HIV/AIDS research initiative. The first, for an amount of 276 696$, will study the effect of the …

Featured publication : March 2015

Guadalupe Andreani, Michel Ouellet, Rym Menasria, Alejandro M. Gomez, Corine Barat, Michel J. Tremblay Leishmania infantum amastigotes trigger a subpopulation of human B cells with an immunoregulatory phenotype. PLoS Neglected …

Featured publication: January 2015

Pascal Jalaguier, Réjean Cantin, Halim Maaroufi and Michel J. Tremblay Selective Acquisition of Host-Derived ICAM-1 by HIV-1 Is a Matrix-Dependent Process. Journal of Virology (2015) January 1, Volume 89, Issue …

Featured publication : April 2014

Jonathan Bertin, Pascal Jalaguier, Corinne Barat, Marc-André Roy, Michel J. Tremblay Exposure of human astrocytes to leukotriene C4 promotes a CX3CL1/fractalkine-mediated transmigration of HIV-1-infected CD4(+) T cells across an in vitro …