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Physician Department of hepatology, CHUM

Full professor Department of medicine, Université de Montréal

Research Chair

Chairholder Chaire Novartis-Fondation canadienne du foie en hépatologie de l’Université de Montréal / Novartis-Canadian Liver Foundation Hepatology Research Chair, Université de Montréal

Research Interests

Research on the cellular physiology of the liver: role of glucose metabolism in the development of hepatocellular carcinoma and in hepatic homeostasis, effect of hepatic fibrosis on hepatocellular carcinoma. He uses cell culture models of mouse and human hepatocytes, liver cancer cell lines and animal models.

Tissue and cell bank on autoimmune diseases of the liver: characterization of cytokines and cytoimmunological phenotype.


The Immunopathology Research Theme comprises a group of researchers spanning the basic and clinical research continuum and focusing on the immune/inflammatory processes involved in the disturbance and restoration of homeostasis. These activities are rooted in shared visions regarding explorat…

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