Anna-Bella Failloux, PhD, is a medical entomologist and chief of the unit “Arboviruses and Insect Vectors” at the Institut Pasteur in Paris. Her work mainly focuses on investigations of arbovirus–mosquito interactions in order to decipher the factors leading to the viral emergence.
Dr. Failloux earned her Ph.D. in Ecology/Entomology from Orsay University (Paris XI). She performed Postdoctoral Research training at the Institut Pasteur where she obtained a full position as research assistant. She has an extended expertise on vectors of alphaviruses, flaviviruses and phleboviruses. She participates actively in teaching medical entomology as co-director of a course and a MOOC.