Professional address: INSERM, UMR-1048, Institute for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases, F-31342 Toulouse, France. Director A. Parini
Present position: Research Director (DR2, HDR) at INSERM, team “Lipids, Peroxidation, Signaling and Vascular Diseases”, INSERM, UMR-1048/I2MC
2005- Diploma in Animal Experimentation, National Veterinary School of Toulouse.
2000- Ph.D in Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, University Paul Sabatier, Toulouse. Fellowship awarded by the French Ministry of Education and Research. INSERM U388, Molecular Pharmacology and Renal Physiopathology, Toulouse (Director A. Parini).
1996- Master Degree 2 Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, University Paul Sabatier Toulouse
1995- Master Degree 1 Biochemistry, Biological Chemistry and Biophysics, University Paul Sabatier, Toulouse
2005-at present INSERM Senior Researcher, INSERM, UMR-1048, Institute for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases. Research topics : Cellular and molecular mechanisms involved in the cell survival/death balance of vascular cells - Role in vascular remodeling and atherogenesis
2003-2005 Post-doctoral Fellow, INSERM U-466 (Dir. R.Salvayre), Toulouse. Post-doctoral fellowship awarded by INSERM (Contrat de recherche jeunes chercheurs).
2000-2003 Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Nephrology and Clinical Research, University of Bern, Switzerland
These studies use a combination of cell models (vascular cells and macrophages), mouse models of atherosclerosis, human atherosclerotic plaques and human clinical data.