Senior Staff Scientist
Stephan, biochemist, did his PhD (2002) in molecular biology with the Pr. W. Schlegel (University of Geneva). After a first postdoc (2003-07), working on the function of BARD1 isoforms in ovarian cancer (Dr. I. Irminger-Finger, University Hospitals of Geneva); he did a second post-doc (2008-13) with Dr. A. Moodycliffe and Pr. D. Hohl (University Hospital of Lausanne) to investigate the role of CD1d in UV-induced skin inflammation and cancer.
Lou obtained a master degree from the faculty of Science, University of Geneva. She is currently doing her PhD in the Labidi-Galy lab, working on the impact of menopause on breast cancer in BRCA1 carriers.
Invited Scientist : Maria Josefina Lascano Maillard, PhD
Josefina, biologist, did her PhD with Pr. J. Luban (University of Geneva, University of Massachusetts Medical School) on the role of TRIM5 in innate immune cell signaling (2009-2014). After a post-doctoral collaboration , she gained experience in bioinformatic, programming and data mining at the Swiss Institute of Bioinformatic (SIB). She’s currently offering her expertise to analyse RNAseq datasets from mucinous cystic neoplasms of the pancreas.