Faculty Information, Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University   [ English | Japanese ]


Bioinformatics Center - Chemical Life Science -
(Laboratory in the Graduate school of Science, Graduate school of Pharmacology)
Assistant Professor
Dr. Sc.
E-mail: roblanc@kuicr.kyoto-u.ac.jp
Tel: 0774-38-3296
Fax: 0774-38-3269

Academic career
    2014.1 Postdoc INRA (France)
    2015.8 Assistant Professor at Kyoto University
Research field
    Evolutionary genomics
Current research
  1. genomics of plancktonic communities and their associated viruses
Selected publications
  1. Bhunchoth A, Blanc-Mathieu R, Mihara T, Nishimura Y, Askora A, Phironrit N, Leksomboon C, Chatchawankanphanich O, Kawasaki T, Nakano M, Fujie M, Ogata H, Yamada T., Two asian jumbo phages, ϕRSL2 and ϕRSF1, infect Ralstonia solanacearum and show common features of ϕKZ-related phages. Virology 494, 56-66 (2016)  [pubmed]
  2. Blanc-Mathieu R, Ogata H., DNA repair genes in the Megavirales pangenome. Curr. Opin. Microbiol. 31, 94-100 (2016)  [pubmed]
  3. Blanc-Mathieu R, Verhelst B, Derelle E, Rombauts S, Bouget FY, Carre I, Chateau A, Eyre-Walker A, Grimsley N, Moreau H, Piegu B, Rivals E, Schackwitz W, Van de Peer Y, Piganeau G., An improved genome of the model marine alga Ostreococcus tauri unfolds by assessing Illumina de novo assemblies. BMC Genomics 15, 1103 (2014)  [pubmed]
  4. Blanc-Mathieu R, Sanchez-Ferandin S, Eyre-Walker A, Piganeau G., Organellar inheritance in the green lineage: insights from Ostreococcus tauri. Genome Biol. Evol. 5, 1503-11 (2013)  [pubmed]
  5. Marcombe S, Blanc-Mathieu R, Pocquet N, Riaz MA, Poupardin R, Selior S, Darriet F, Reynaud S, Yebakima A, Corbel V, David JP, Chandre F., Insecticide resistance in the dengue vector Aedes aegypti from Martinique: distribution, mechanisms and relations with environmental factors. PLoS One 7, e30989 (2012)  [pubmed]
  6. Toulza E, Blanc-Mathieu R, Gourbiere S and Piganeau G, Environmental and Evolutionary Genomics of Microbial Algae: Power and Challenges of Metagenomics. Chapter in ADVANCES IN BOTANICAL RESEARCH (2012)

Update: Jul 18,2017