Pierre Santucci


Pierre studied biochemistry and molecular biology at the University of Paris-Diderot VII and completed his training with a master's degree and a PhD in microbiology at Aix-Marseille University. His doctoral work was dedicated to the biochemical and physiological characterization of several mycobacterial lipolytic enzymes.

Area of interest

He joined the Host-Pathogen Interactions in Tuberculosis Laboratory in 2019, and is currently investigating antibiotic-mediated killing mechanisms by using live-cell imaging approaches.

Outside the lab

True Provence lover and Real Pétanque aficionado.