Jean-Michel Bolla
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Jean-Michel Bolla PhD-HDR Molecular Microbiology

Course and current status

Jean-Michel BOLLA,   Born 08-23-1961, 49 year-old

Address: UMR-MD1 Faculté de Médecine Tel.: 33 4 91 32 44 4027 Bd Jean Moulin Fax: 33 4 91 32 46 06 13385 Marseille cedex 05




1990: PhD in Cell Biology and Microbiology (Université de la Méditerranée, Marseille, France)

2006 : Accreditation to Supervise Research (HDR; Microbiology and Biochemistry (Université de la Méditerranée, Marseille, France)



06/1990-11/1992: Post-Doc Molecular Pathophysiology of Microbial Infections, Faculty of Medicine Necker, Paris, France.

03/1992-03/1996: Chargé de Recherche CR2 Inserm, UMR-MD1, Faculté de Médecine, Marseille

since 03/1996: Chargé de Recherche CR1 Inserm, UMR-MD1, Faculté de Médecine, Marseille


Prize and Awards:

September 2007 – September 2011 : Interface Grant : Inserm – University of Corsica

October 1986 - October 1989: studentship from the French Ministry of Research and Technology

January 1990 -December 1990: studentship from the French Medical Research Foundation

January 1991 - December 1991: studentship from the "Société de Secours des Amis des Sciences" Paris, France.

November 1998 : studentship from the Canadian Medical Research Council.


Achievements and responsabilities:

• Supervision of 3 Ph-D students, 1 post-Doc.

• Member of the French Society of Microbiology and of the American society for Microbiology

• Referee for Biochemistry, Journal of Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, FEMS-Microbiology Letters, Medical Science Monitor, Archives of Microbiology, Journal of Biotechnology, BMC Microbiology, Research in Microbiology.


Selected publications :

- L. Mamelli, L. Dedieu, E. Dé, M. Konkel, J-M. Pagès, and J-M. Bolla. Chromosomal His-tagging : an alternative approach to membrane protein purification. Proteomics (2007) 7, 399-402.

- Dedieu L., Pagès JM and J-M. Bolla. "The omp50 gene is transcriptionally controled by a temperature-dependent mechanism conserved among thermophilic Campylobacter species ". Res. Microbiol. (2008) 159, 270-278.

- C. E. James, K. R. Mahendran, A. Molitor, J-M. Bolla, Andrey N. Bessonov, M. Winterhalter J-M. Pagès. "How Bacteria Screen β-Lactam Antibiotics: The Porin Passport Control". PLoS ONE (2009) 4(5):e5453.

- V. Lorenzi, A. Muselli, A. F. Bernardini, L. Berti, J-M. Pagès, L. Amaral, and J-M. Bolla « A compound of Helichrysum italicum essential oil restores antibiotic activities on multi-drug resistant isolates from Gram-negative species ». Antimicrobial. Agents Chemother. (2009) 53, 2209-2211.

- Martins A, Spengler G, Rodrigues L, Viveiros M, Ramos J, Martins M, Couto I, Fanning S, Pagès JM, J-M. Bolla, Molnar J, Amaral L. pH Modulation of efflux pump activity of multi-drug resistant Escherichia coli: protection during its passage and eventual colonization of the colon. PLoS One. (2009) 17;4(8):e6656.

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