Federative structure on infectious, inflammatory and

immune diseases

Postioning of SF3i theme in the region

Jean-Claude Sirard

Director of SF3i



The SF (federative structure) aims to encourage fundamental and translational researches to boost innovations and discoveries in the field of Infections, Inflammatory and Immune-based diseases (3i), which remain major causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. This project will be led by the two research structures:


  • the center for Infection and Immunity of Lille (Director: Camille Locht), and


  • the research unit INSERMU995 (Director: Pierre Desreumaux).