Vincent Noireaux

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Vincent Noireaux

Professor, School of Physics and Astronomy


Physics And Nanotechnology Building
Room 416
115 Union St. Se
Minneapolis, MN 55455


Noireaux Lab


Ph.D., University Paris XI (France), 2000 

B.S., Tours University (France), 1994

Professional Background

Postdoc Biological Physics, The Rockefeller University, New York, 2000-2005 
In vitro gene expression, synthetic gene circuits and synthetic cell system.

PhD: movement of the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes, a model of cell motility. A biomimetic system was used to understand actin-based motility in living cells.

Research Interests

Experimental biological physics and synthetic biology. In vitro gene expression, development of quantitative cell-free transcription/translation systems, biophysics of a synthetic cell system.