Insectinov3, a congress on insect production

Philippe Le Gall (DEEIT) is a member of the organizing comittee of the congress Insectinov3. This congress is dedicated to insect production for human food and cattle feed.

The congress will be held the 26, 27 and 28th November 2019 at Biocitech Romainville – Grand Paris.

3 speakers from EGCE are registered: Philippe Le Gall, Frédéric Marion-Poll and Nicolas Pollet.

For information and registration:

This entry was posted on 3 October 2019, in News.

The garden week

In the gardens of the Trianon palace in Versailles: two days to present amphibians and bees to a students audience.

This entry was posted on 20 June 2019, in News.

SemIDEEV invited by IDEEV PhD students

IDEEV PhD students invite four scientists to deliver a talk in the domain of genetics, evolution and ecology. It will take place in the I2BC auditorium, Building 21, CNRS, Campus de Gif-sur-Yvette.

Please note these seminars from 3.30 pm to 4.30 pm:

– Wednesday June 26: Laurent Keller (Université de Lausanne, Suisse)

– Friday August 30: Harmit Malik (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, USA)

– Tuesday October 22: Thomas Flatt (Université de Fribourg, Suisse)

It will be followed by an “Apéro” in the EGCE library (Building 13).

This entry was posted on 17 May 2019, in News.

New social contact in honey bees

Jean-Christophe Sandoz’s team (Evolbee) work was published in Current Biology. A new social learning was demonstrated in honey bees. A mere social contact without food exchange allows worker bees to describe other worker bees the source of food. This article was distinguished for a dispatch in Current Biology and a breve de l’INEE.

To read the article: Social Contact Acts as Appetitive Reinforcement and Supports Associative Learning in Honeybees. Cholé H, Carcaud J, Mazeau H, Famié S, Arnold G, Sandoz JC. Curr Biol. 2019 Apr 8. pii: S0960-9822(19)30323-9. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2019.03.025.  PMID:   30982650

This entry was posted on 16 May 2019, in News.