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UMR 216 , Laboratoire de parasitologie,

Campus de la FSS et de l'ISBA

Cotonou, Bénin

 

Manager
Jean Philippe Chippaux
Phone : (+229) 21 30 98 21
Fax : (+229) 21 30 88 60

 

Secretariat
Sophie Atiogbe
Phone : (+229) 21 30 98 21
Fax : (+33) 21 30 88 60

Main research programs

  • Consequences of malaria infection in the pregnant woman and the infant.
  • Molecular characteristics of Plasmodium falciparum during pregnancy, and relation with severe infections.
  • Protective immune response in the pregnant woman.
  • Factors associated to infant susceptibility to malaria infection.
  • Clinical research on prophylaxis and treatment of severe and non severe malaria.
  • Access to care and drugs.

Teams

  • Host-parasite relationships
  • Risks and Interventions
  • Transversal team

Main local partners

  • Laboratoire de parasitologie et mycologie de la Faculté des Sciences de la Santé (Pr. A. Massougbodji)
  • Institut des Sciences Biomédicales Appliquées (Pr. B. Fayomi)
  • Programme National de Lutte Antipaludique (Dr. I. Yacoubou)
  • Centre de Lutte Intégrée contre le Paludisme (Pr. D. Kindé-Gazard)
  • Hôpital de la Mère et de l'Enfant Lagune (Pr. R.-X. Perrin)
  • Service de pédiatrie du Centre National Hospitalo-Universitaire (Pr. B. Ayivi)
  • Service de Médecine interne du Centre National Hospitalo-Universitaire (Pr. M. Zanou)
  • Laboratoire d'Anatomie pathologique (Pr. M.-T. Akpo)

Staff presentation

Adrian LUTY

Research Director HDR

I work on the immunology of malaria in general and of malaria during pregnancy in particular; I am also conducting research on the immunology of co-infections of malaria with helminths or with other pathogens

Phone :

Email : adrianluty@gmail.com

Jean-Philippe CHIPPAUX

Research Director HDR

Manager implementation Benin

Medical Epidemiologist

Clinical studies of drugs or vaccines to be used in large-scale campaign, that is to say, combining efficiency and job security

Phone :

Email : jean-philippe.chippaux@ird.fr

Carine BAXERRES

Health anthropologist

researcher

Carine Baxerres is Health anthropologist.

It is currently developing research on the drug markets in West Africa (distribution and consumption, offers and uses), with a comparative approach between Francophone and Anglophone countries, and on the experience of pregnancy and practices associated with it in Senegal and Benin

Phone : +33 1 53 73 96 20

Email : carine.baxerres@ird.fr

David COURTIN

researcher

Research topic:

Phone : +229 21 30 98 21

Email : david.courtin@ird.fr

Daniel GONZALEZ

Phone :

Email : daniel.gonzalez.ortiz@hotmail.fr

Jacqueline MILET

Engineer biostatistician in genetic epidemiology

Phone :

Email : jacqueline.milet@ird.fr

Isabelle GUERARD

quality Manager

Manager computer equipment Cerpage

Webmaster

Prevention assistant

Quality Manager for implementations of Paris and Cotonou.

Currently responsible the implementation of quality management at the Centre for Study and Research on Malaria Associated with Pregnancy and Childhood (CERPAGE) headed by Professor Achille Massougbodji in Benin.

The objective is to obtain certification from the culture of parasite cell biology and molecular diagnosis of Plasmodium SPP and molecular diagnostic markers of antimalarial drug resistance in molecular biology.

Phone : +229 66 43 32 32

Email : isabelle.guerard@ird.fr

Justin DORITCHAMOU

PhD student

Phone : +229 97 69 74 92

Email : jdorichamou@yahoo.fr

Rafiou ADAMOU

PhD student

Phone : +22997674544

Email : adrafriou@yahoo.fr

Pépin KOUNOU

Laborantin

Relay quality

Local Staff

Phone : +229 95 29 18 14

Email : pepin.kounou@ird.fr

Séverin VIGNIGBE

Driver

Local Staff

Phone :

Email : tossou.vignigbe@ird.fr

Honoré KOUNOU

surface technician

Local Staff

Maintenance agent

Phone :

Email : honorkounou@yahoo.fr

Inés BOKO

Personnel local

Assistant, interpreter, transcription anthropology.

Phone :

Email : inesboko@yahoo.fr

Alexandre GNACADJA

Agent input

Local Staff

Working on programs MIPPAD, TOLIMMUNPAL and PlacMalVac

Phone :

Email : alexgnac@gmail.com

Aurax FERNANDO

microscopist

Local Staff

Working on programs TOLIMMUNPAL

Phone : +22995501848

Email : auraxfer@yahoo.fr

Darius SOSSOU

microscopist

Local Staff

Working on programs TOLIMMUNPAL

Phone :

Email :

Guy Nazaire WOLO

Agent input

Local Staff

Working on programs TOLIMMUNPAL

Phone :

Email :

Paulin SONON

intern M2

Phone : +229 96 14 44 28

Email : pautas90@yahoo.fr

Erasme GBAGUIDI

intern M2

Phone :

Email : erasmegb@gmail.com

Léonidas TOKPLONOU

Phone :

Email :

Samuel D'ALMEIDA

Phone :

Email : samuel.dalmeida@laposte.net

Clémentine DE LA PORTE

intern M2

Phone :

Email : clemy.delaporte@gmail.com

Sonya GLITHO

Phone :

Email : glithosonya@yahoo.fr

Privat AGNIWO

Phone :

Email :

Eudoxie M'PO

Phone :

Email : kuumadox@yahoo.fr

Nadia DOMINGO

engineer EPAC

Phone :

Email : kateesperate@yahoo.fr