• Associate Professor in Microbiology
  • INSERM U1070 "Pharmacology of anti-infective agents"
    Pôle Biologie Santé
    1 rue Georges Bonnet
    86022 Poitiers cedex

Publications HAL

  • Maxime Pichon, Laurence Delhaes. Le séquençage à haut débit dans le diagnostic microbiologique. Revue Francophone des Laboratoires, Elsevier, 2022, 2022 (541), pp.60-66. ⟨10.1016/S1773-035X(22)00137-X⟩. ⟨hal-03657282⟩
  • Clémence Gachet, Manon Prat, Christophe Burucoa, Philippe Grivard, Maxime Pichon. Spermatic Microbiome Characteristics in Infertile Patients: Impact on Sperm Count, Mobility, and Morphology. Journal of Clinical Medicine, MDPI, 2022, ⟨10.3390/jcm11061505⟩. ⟨hal-03603105⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Bernard Freche, Christophe Burucoa. New Strategy for the Detection and Treatment of Helicobacter pylori Infections in Primary Care Guided by a Non-Invasive PCR in Stool: Protocol of the French HepyPrim Study. Journal of Clinical Medicine, MDPI, 2022, 11, ⟨10.3390/jcm11051151⟩. ⟨hal-03591496⟩
  • David Broderick, David Waite, Robyn Marsh, Carlos Camargo, Paul Cardenas, et al.. Bacterial Signatures of Paediatric Respiratory Disease: An Individual Participant Data Meta-Analysis. Frontiers in Microbiology, Frontiers Media, 2021, 12, ⟨10.3389/fmicb.2021.711134⟩. ⟨hal-03591509⟩
  • Lukas Hafner, Maxime Pichon, Christophe Burucoa, Sophie Nusser, Alexandra Moura, et al.. Listeria monocytogenes faecal carriage is common and depends on the gut microbiota. Nature Communications, Nature Publishing Group, 2021, 12 (1), pp.6826. ⟨10.1038/s41467-021-27069-y⟩. ⟨pasteur-03457267⟩
  • Claire Tinévez, Fanny Velardo, Anne-Gaëlle Ranc, Damien Dubois, Hélène Pailhoriès, et al.. Retrospective multicentric study on Campylobacter spp. bacteremia in France: the Campylobacteremia study. Clinical Infectious Diseases, Oxford University Press (OUP), 2021, ⟨10.1093/cid/ciab983⟩. ⟨hal-03483269⟩
  • Agathe Metais, Jose Torregrosa Diaz, Maria Gallego Hernanz, Maxime Pichon, Deborah Desmier, et al.. Efficacy of antibiotic short course for bloodstream infections in acute myeloid leukemia patients with febrile neutropenia: A retrospective comparative study. Journal of Infection, WB Saunders, 2021, 84, pp.1 - 7. ⟨10.1016/j.jinf.2021.10.017⟩. ⟨hal-03591502⟩
  • Sarah Dellière, Nathan Peiffer-Smadja, Maria João-Lopes, Muge Cevik, Maxime Pichon, et al.. Aims and challenges of building national trainee networks in clinical microbiology and infectious disease disciplines. Future Microbiology, Future Medicine, 2021, ⟨10.2217/fmb-2021-0045⟩. ⟨hal-03280737⟩
  • Jérémy Guenezan, Nicolas Marjanovic, Bertrand Drugeon, Rodérick Neill, Evelyne Liuu, et al.. Chlorhexidine plus alcohol versus povidone iodine plus alcohol, combined or not with innovative devices, for prevention of short-term peripheral venous catheter infection and failure (CLEAN 3 study): an investigator-initiated, open-label, single centre, randomised-controlled, two-by-two factorial trial. The Lancet Infectious Diseases, New York, NY : Elsevier Science ; The Lancet Pub. Group, 2001-, 2021, 21 (7), pp.1038-1048. ⟨10.1016/S1473-3099(20)30738-6⟩. ⟨hal-03464493⟩
  • Matthieu Cabrol, Blandine Rammaert, Chloé Plouzeau, Christophe Burucoa, Maxime Pichon. Phylogeny of Catabacter hongkongensis Strains Responsible for Bacteremia Is Not Associated with Clinical Outcomes or Therapeutic Efficacy. Diseases, MDPI, 2021, 9 (2), pp.24. ⟨10.3390/diseases9020024⟩. ⟨hal-03464344⟩
  • Maelys Proquot, Lovasoa Jamal, Chloe Plouzeau-Jayle, Anthony Michaud, Lauranne Broutin, et al.. K1 Antigen Is Associated with Different AST Profile in Escherichia coli: A One-Month-Long Pilot Study. Microorganisms, MDPI, 2021, 9 (9), pp.1884. ⟨10.3390/microorganisms9091884⟩. ⟨hal-03591500⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Martine Valette, Isabelle Schuffenecker, Geneviève Billaud, Bruno Lina. Analytical Performances of the Panther Fusion System for the Detection of Respiratory Viruses in the French National Reference Centre of Lyon, France. Microorganisms, MDPI, 2020, 8 (9), pp.1371. ⟨10.3390/microorganisms8091371⟩. ⟨hal-03440907⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Cong Tri Tran, Gaëtan Motillon, Charlotte Debiais, Sylvain Gautier, et al.. Where to Biopsy to Detect Helicobacter pylori and How Many Biopsies Are Needed to Detect Antibiotic Resistance in a Human Stomach. Journal of Clinical Medicine, MDPI, 2020, 9 (9), pp.2812. ⟨10.3390/jcm9092812⟩. ⟨hal-03432086⟩
  • Lauranne Broutin, Luc Deroche, Anthony Michaud, Gwenaël Le Moal, Christophe Burucoa, et al.. First description of bacteremia caused by Oscillibacter valericigenes in a patient hospitalized for leg amputation. Anaerobe, Elsevier Masson, 2020, 64, pp.102244. ⟨10.1016/j.anaerobe.2020.102244⟩. ⟨hal-03464270⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Benoit Pichard, Thierry Barrioz, Chloé Plouzeau, Vincent Croquet, et al.. Diagnostic Accuracy of a Noninvasive Test for Detection of Helicobacter pylori and Resistance to Clarithromycin in Stool by the Amplidiag H. pylori+ClariR Real-Time PCR Assay. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, American Society for Microbiology, 2020, 58, ⟨10.1128/jcm.01787-19⟩. ⟨hal-03591499⟩
  • Gregory Destras, Maxime Pichon, Bruno Simon, Martine Valette, Vanessa Escuret, et al.. Impact of Pregnancy on Intra-Host Genetic Diversity of Influenza A Viruses in Hospitalised Women: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Journal of Clinical Medicine, MDPI, 2019, 8, ⟨10.3390/jcm8111974⟩. ⟨hal-03591464⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Karine Lebail-Carval, Geneviève Billaud, Lina Bruno, Pascal Gaucherand, et al.. Decontamination of Intravaginal Probes Infected by Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Using UV-C Decontamination System. Journal of Clinical Medicine, MDPI, 2019, 8, ⟨10.3390/jcm8111776⟩. ⟨hal-03591514⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Clément Labois, Véronique Tardy-Guidollet, Delphine Mallet, Jean-Sébastien Casalegno, et al.. Optimized nested PCR enhances biological diagnosis and phylogenetic analysis of human parvovirus B19 infections. Archives of Virology, Springer Verlag, 2019, 164, pp.2775 - 2781. ⟨10.1007/s00705-019-04368-w⟩. ⟨hal-03591503⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Alexandre Gaymard, Hugo Zamolo, Charlotte Bazire, Martine Valette, et al.. Web-based analysis of adherence to influenza vaccination among French healthcare workers. Journal of Clinical Virology, Elsevier, 2019, 116, pp.29 - 33. ⟨10.1016/j.jcv.2019.04.008⟩. ⟨hal-03486395⟩
  • Damien Dupont, Pauline Tirard-Collet, Florence Persat, Jean Menotti, Emilie Josse, et al.. K3-EDTA differentially inhibits the growth of Candida strains according to their azole resistance status. Medical Mycology, Oxford University Press, 2019, 58, pp.514 - 520. ⟨10.1093/mmy/myz080⟩. ⟨hal-03591468⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Christophe Burucoa. Impact of the Gastro-Intestinal Bacterial Microbiome on Helicobacter-Associated Diseases. Healthcare, MDPI, 2019, 7 (1), pp.34. ⟨10.3390/healthcare7010034⟩. ⟨hal-02132973⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Rémi Gebeile, Bruno Lina, Géraldine Jacquet, Alexandre Gaymard. Quel prélèvement pour le transport des mycoplasmes, eSwab® ou écouvillon sec ?. Annales de Biologie Clinique, John Libbey Eurotext, 2019, 77, pp.95 - 98. ⟨10.1684/abc.2018.1407⟩. ⟨hal-03591619⟩
  • Bruno Simon, Maxime Pichon, Martine Valette, Gwendolyne Burfin, Mathilde Richard, et al.. Whole Genome Sequencing of A(H3N2) Influenza Viruses Reveals Variants Associated with Severity during the 2016–2017 Season. Viruses, MDPI, 2019, 11, ⟨10.3390/v11020108⟩. ⟨hal-03591510⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Marie Joly, Frédérique Lebreton, Medhi Benchaïb, Yahia Mekki, et al.. Evaluation of p16/Ki-67 dual staining compared with HPV genotyping in anal cytology with diagnosis of ASC-US for detection of high-grade anal intraepithelial lesions. Journal of Cytology and Histology, 2019, 36 (3), pp.152. ⟨10.4103/JOC.JOC_131_18⟩. ⟨hal-03589764⟩
  • Michaël Degaud, Barbara Foucher, Maxime Pichon, Amine Belhabri, Melanie Daniel, et al.. Peripheral blood lymphoagglutination and platelet satellitism in marginal zone lymphomas. International Journal of Laboratory Hematology, Wiley, 2018, 41, pp.e50 - e53. ⟨10.1111/ijlh.12956⟩. ⟨hal-03591459⟩
  • Alexandre Gaymard, Maxime Pichon, Antonin Bal, Mona Massoud, Annie Buenerd, et al.. Prise en charge diagnostique et clinique d’une varicelle en cours de grossesse : autour de cas cliniques. Annales de Biologie Clinique, John Libbey Eurotext, 2018, 76, pp.669 - 674. ⟨10.1684/abc.2018.1385⟩. ⟨hal-03591314⟩
  • Antonin Bal, Maxime Pichon, Caroline Picard, Jean-Sébastien Casalegno, Martine Valette, et al.. Quality control implementation for universal characterization of DNA and RNA viruses in clinical respiratory samples using single metagenomic next-generation sequencing workflow. BMC Infectious Diseases, BioMed Central, 2018, 18 (1), pp.537. ⟨10.1186/s12879-018-3446-5⟩. ⟨inserm-02044167⟩
  • Rolf Kramer, Marina Sabatier, Thierry Wirth, Maxime Pichon, Bruno Lina, et al.. Molecular diversity and biennial circulation of enterovirus D68: a systematic screening study in Lyon, France, 2010 to 2016. Eurosurveillance, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, 2018, ⟨10.2807/1560-7917⟩. ⟨hal-03591483⟩
  • Alexandre Gaymard, Maude Bouscambert-Duchamp, Maxime Pichon, Emilie Frobert, Julien Vallée, et al.. Genetic characterization of respiratory syncytial virus highlights a new BA genotype and emergence of the ON1 genotype in Lyon, France, between 2010 and 2014. Journal of Clinical Virology, Elsevier, 2018, 102, pp.12 - 18. ⟨10.1016/j.jcv.2018.02.004⟩. ⟨hal-01920887⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Bruno Lina, Laurence Josset. Caractérisation et impact du microbiote bactérien respiratoire sur les maladies virales. Virologie, John Libbey Eurotext 2018, 22, pp.161 - 172. ⟨10.1684/vir.2018.0739⟩. ⟨hal-03591521⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Rodolphe Pelissier, Martine Valette, Bruno Lina, Laurence Josset. Diversité génomique virale : évaluation et conséquences sur la virulence des infections respiratoires. Virologie, John Libbey Eurotext 2018, 22, pp.173 - 182. ⟨10.1684/vir.2018.0738⟩. ⟨hal-03591517⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Alexandre Gaymard, Pierre-Adrien Bolze, Pascal Gaucherand, Yahia Mekki. Lethal and atypical fetopathy caused by cytomegalovirus recurrence with isolated intra-abdominal complication in an immune woman. Medical Case reports and Reviews, 2018, 1, ⟨10.15761/mcrr.1000101⟩. ⟨hal-03591632⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Caroline Picard, Bruno Simon, Alexandre Gaymard, Cécile Renard, et al.. Clinical management and viral genomic diversity analysis of a child's influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 infection in the context of a severe combined immunodeficiency. Antiviral Research, Elsevier Masson, 2018, 160, pp. 1-9. ⟨10.1016/j.antiviral.2018.10.009⟩. ⟨hal-02050564⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Bruno Lina, Laurence Josset. Impact of the Respiratory Microbiome on Host Responses to Respiratory Viral Infection. Vaccines, MDPI, 2017, 5 (4), ⟨10.3390/vaccines5040040⟩. ⟨hal-01911413⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Alexandre Gaymard, Laurence Josset, Martine Valette, Gilles Millat, et al.. Characterization of oseltamivir-resistant influenza virus populations in immunosuppressed patients using digital-droplet PCR: Comparison with qPCR and next generation sequencing analysis. Antiviral Research, Elsevier Masson, 2017, 145, pp.160-167. ⟨10.1016/j.antiviral.2017.07.021⟩. ⟨hal-01908998⟩
  • Maxime Pichon, Alexandre Gaymard, Karine Lebail-Carval, Emilie Frobert, Etienne Beaufils, et al.. Vaginal Neoplasia Induced by an Unusual Papillomavirus Subtype in a Woman with Inherited Chromosomally Integrated Human Herpesvirus Type 6A. Gynecologic and Obstetric Investigation, Karger, 2017, 82, pp.307 - 310. ⟨10.1159/000470907⟩. ⟨hal-03591629⟩
  • Stanley Langevin, Maxime Pichon, Elise Smith, Juliet Morrison, Zachary Bent, et al.. Early nasopharyngeal microbial signature associated with severe influenza in children: a retrospective pilot study. Journal of General Virology, Microbiology Society, 2017, 98 (10), pp. 2425-2437. ⟨10.1099/jgv.0.000920⟩. ⟨hal-01909982⟩
  • Alexandre Gaymard, Maxime Pichon, Michaël Degaud, Jason Tasse, Céline Dupieux, et al.. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the environment of public transport: data from the metropolitan network in Lyon, France. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, Elsevier, 2016, 48 (4), pp.459-462. ⟨10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2016.07.012⟩. ⟨hal-01911533⟩
  • Y Mekki, J.-S Casalegno, Maxime Pichon, M Bouscambert-Duchamp, C Clamadieu, et al.. Herpes simplex type 1 primo-infection and pregnancy, two cases of intra-uterine infection and revue of the literature. Références en Gynécologie Obstétrique, 2014. ⟨hal-03591626⟩
  • Maxime Pichon. Caractérisation du microbiome respiratoire et de la diversité génomique virale au cours des formes de grippes sévères. Virologie. Université de Lyon, 2018. Français. ⟨NNT : 2018LYSE1271⟩. ⟨tel-03042137⟩

Short CV:

Dr Maxime PICHON (born 03.06.1988) is associate professor of microbiology at the university of Poitiers, School of Medicine and Pharmacy ; and Hospital Practitionner at the Poitiers University Hospital, France.

Member of the INSERM unit U1070 « Pharmacology of Antimicrobial Agents », he received his MD (2017) from the University Claude Bernard Lyon 1 and his Ph.D (2018) in Physiology, Biology and Interactions of the Organisms, with a Specialisation in Bacteriology and Virology, from the University of Lyon, Saint Etienne and the Ecole Normale Supérieure, after conducting his doctoral reserch with Prof Dr. B . Lina in the National Reference Center on Influenza.

He has published 23 articles and book chapters (H-index =7 and i10 score = 4 according to Google Scholar) and was co-director of two master students, one Ph.D. student, and numerous medical residents.

He has organized the annual congresses of the French Microbiology Society (SFM) since 2018, when he founded the Young Microbiologists section. More recently, he was a member of the local organization comittee for the french National Infectiologist Days (JNI), in Poitiers (10 -12 June 2020).

He was implicated in several research grants during his Ph.D. and received, in 2019, three research grants in his own name, including the European Society for Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.

Since in Ph.D., he is especially interested in Microbial communities, described using new technologies of Sequencing, with a special focus on minor variants with particular properties.

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