GENEVIEVE ALMOUZNI

Doctor,
Research Director CNRS
Recherche - Paris
Spécialités / domaines
Development, cancer, genetics and epigenetics
Functions within Institut Curie:
Présentation

Geneviève ALMOUZNI, PhD (EMBO member, Member of the French Academy of Sciences, fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Sciences, Director of the Research Center of the Institut Curie from sept 2013 to September 2018 and honorary director since then) is director of research exceptional class at the CNRS. She is Principal Investigator of the Chromatin dynamics team in the Nuclear Dynamics research Unit (UMR3664 CNRS/Institut Curie) since 1999. She is a world leader in understanding genome organization and function during development and disease in particular in cancer. She has combined biochemistry, cell biology and physical approaches with advanced imaging to explore chromatin dynamics. Overall, G. Almouzni authored more than 220 publications and deposited 5 patents. Active in the field of Epigenetics and European actions, she coordinated the EpiGeneSys Network of Excellence to move epigenetics towards systems biology. She is highly engaged in promoting young scientist career. She received prestigious grants (ERC Advanced Grants) and awards including Woman in Sciences FEBS / EMBO (2013) and the grand prix FRM (2014). She served on the EMBO Council (Vice-chair in 2014), chair of the alliance EU-LIFE, she co-chairs the European initiative LifeTime with Prof. N. Rajewski at the MDC Berlin.

Publications
PBRM1 Deficiency Confers Synthetic Lethality to DNA Repair Inhibitors in Cancer
Cancer Research
Roman M. Chabanon, Daphné Morel, Thomas Eychenne, Léo Colmet-Daage, Ilirjana Bajrami, Nicolas Dorvault, Marlène Garrido, Cornelia Meisenberg, Andrew Lamb, Carine Ngo, Suzanna R. Hopkins, Theodoros I. Roumeliotis, Samuel Jouny, Clémence Hénon, Asuka Kawai-Kawachi, Clémence Astier, Asha Konde, Elaine Del Nery, Christophe Massard, Stephen J. Pettitt, Raphaël Margueron, Jyoti S. Choudhary, Geneviève Almouzni, Jean-Charles Soria, Eric Deutsch, Jessica A. Downs, Christopher J. Lord, Sophie Postel-Vinay
Regulation of ALT-associated homology-directed repair by polyADP-ribosylation
Nature Structural & Molecular Biology
Song My Hoang, Nicole Kaminski, Ragini Bhargava, Jonathan Barroso-González, Michelle L. Lynskey, Laura García-Expósito, Justin L. Roncaioli, Anne R. Wondisford, Callen T. Wallace, Simon C. Watkins, Dominic I. James, Ian D. Waddell, Donald Ogilvie, Kate M. Smith, Felipe da Veiga Leprevost, Dattatreya Mellacharevu, Alexey I. Nesvizhskii, Jianfeng Li, Dominique Ray-Gallet, Robert W. Sobol, Genevieve Almouzni, Roderick J. O’Sullivan
LifeTime and improving European healthcare through cell-based interceptive medicine
Nature
Nikolaus Rajewsky, Geneviève Almouzni, Stanislaw A. Gorski, Stein Aerts, Ido Amit, Michela G. Bertero, Christoph Bock, Annelien L. Bredenoord, Giacomo Cavalli, Susanna Chiocca, Hans Clevers, Bart De Strooper, Angelika Eggert, Jan Ellenberg, Xosé M. Fernández, Marek Figlerowicz, Susan M. Gasser, Norbert Hubner, Jørgen Kjems, Jürgen A. Knoblich, Grietje Krabbe, Peter Lichter, Sten Linnarsson, Jean-Christophe Marine, John C. Marioni, Marc A. Marti-Renom, Mihai G. Netea, Dörthe Nickel, Marcelo Nollmann, Halina R. Novak, Helen Parkinson, Stefano Piccolo, Inês Pinheiro, Ana Pombo, Christian Popp, Wolf Reik, Sergio Roman-Roman, Philip Rosenstiel, Joachim L. Schultze, Oliver Stegle, Amos Tanay, Giuseppe Testa, Dimitris Thanos, Fabian J. Theis, Maria-Elena Torres-Padilla, Alfonso Valencia, Céline Vallot, Alexander van Oudenaarden, Marie Vidal, Thierry Voet, Lavinia Alberi, Stephanie Alexander, Theodore Alexandrov, Ernest Arenas, Claudia Bagni, Robert Balderas, Andrea Bandelli, Burkhard Becher, Matthias Becker, Niko Beerenwinkel, Monsef Benkirame, Marc Beyer, Wendy Bickmore, Erik E. A. L. Biessen, Niklas Blomberg, Ingmar Blumcke, Bernd Bodenmiller, Barbara Borroni, Dimitrios T. Boumpas, Thomas Bourgeron, Sarion Bowers, Dries Braeken, Catherine Brooksbank, Nils Brose, Hilgo Bruining, Jo Bury, Nicolo Caporale, Giorgio Cattoretti, Nadia Chabane, Hervé Chneiweiss, Stuart A. Cook, Paolo Curatolo, Marien I. de Jonge, Bart Deplancke, Bart De Strooper, Peter de Witte, Stefanie Dimmeler, Bogdan Draganski, Anna Drews, Costica Dumbrava, Stefan Engelhardt, Thomas Gasser, Evangelos J. Giamarellos-Bourboulis, Caroline Graff, Dominic Grün, Ivo Gut, Oskar Hansson, David C. Henshall, Anna Herland, Peter Heutink, Stephane R. B. Heymans, Holger Heyn, Meritxell Huch, Inge Huitinga, Paulina Jackowiak, Karin R. Jongsma, Laurent Journot, Jan Philipp Junker, Shauna Katz, Jeanne Kehren, Stefan Kempa, Paulus Kirchhof, Christine Klein, Natalia Koralewska, Jan O. Korbel, Malte Kühnemund, Angus I. Lamond, Elsa Lauwers, Isabelle Le Ber, Ville Leinonen, Alejandro Lopez Tobon, Emma Lundberg, Astrid Lunkes, Henrike Maatz, Matthias Mann, Luca Marelli, Vera Matser, Paul M. Matthews, Fatima Mechta-Grigoriou, Radhika Menon, Anne F. Nielsen, Massimiliano Pagani, R. Jeroen Pasterkamp, Asla Pitkänen, Valentin Popescu, Cyril Pottier, Alain Puisieux, Rosa Rademakers, Dory Reiling, Orly Reiner, Daniel Remondini, Craig Ritchie, Jonathan D. Rohrer, Antoine-Emmanuel Saliba, Raquel Sanchez-Valle, Amedeo Santosuosso, Arnold Sauter, Richard A. Scheltema, Philip Scheltens, Herbert B. Schiller, Anja Schneider, Philip Seibler, Kelly Sheehan-Rooney, David Shields, Kristel Sleegers, August B. Smit, Kenneth G. C. Smith, Ilse Smolders, Matthis Synofzik, Wai Long Tam, Sarah Teichmann, Maria Thom, Margherita Y. Turco, Heleen M. M. van Beusekom, Rik Vandenberghe, Silvie Van den Hoecke, Ibo Van de Poel, Andre van der Ven, Julie van der Zee, Jan van Lunzen, Geert van Minnebruggen, Alexander van Oudenaarden, Wim Van Paesschen, John van Swieten, Remko van Vught, Matthijs Verhage, Patrik Verstreken, Carlo Emanuele Villa, Jörg Vogel, Christof von Kalle, Jörn Walter, Sarah Weckhuysen, Wilko Weichert, Louisa Wood, Anette-Gabriele Ziegler, Frauke Zipp,