Fundamental Research Division
The DRF at the CEA assemble approximately 6,000 scientists since January 2016.
A Franco-Indian collaboration has identified an important mechanism involved in the transmission of antibiotic resistance, which is the principal cause of the failure of therapies aiming to eradicate Helicobacter pylori, a bacterium that infects half the world’s population.
Identification of the periplasmic DNA receptor for natural transformation of Helicobacter pylori, Nature Communications
CEA is a French government-funded technological research organisation in four main areas: low-carbon energies, defense and security, information technologies and health technologies. A prominent player in the European Research Area, it is involved in setting up collaborative projects with many partners around the world.