David Bikard

David Bikard is a young investigator at the Pasteur Institute in the department of Microbiology where he started his group in 2014. He obtained an engineer degree from AgroParisTech as well as a master degree and PhD from Paris Diderot University for his work performed at the Pasteur Institute on the integron bacterial recombination system. He then joined the laboratory of Luciano Marraffini at the Rockefeller University as a postdoctoral fellow where he started to work on CRISPR systems. David Bikard is interested in applying engineering principles to better understand and fight pathogenic bacteria.