Jean-François CAILHIER


Principal scientistCancer
Jean-François CAILHIER


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Nephrologist CHUM

Associate clinical professor Department of medicine, Université de Montréal

Research Interests

Role of the microenvironment in the reprogramming of macrophages. We are evaluating how the environment in the transplanted kidney in chronic rejection and ovarian and renal tumours modifies the functions and phenotype of macrophages.


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