Cailhier, Jean-François

Principal scientist

CHUM Research Centre

Research theme


Associate clinical professor
Department of medicine, Université de Montréal

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Macrophage biology, tumor-associated macrophages, transplantation, oncology, renal chronic rejection.

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.


Publications indexed on PubMed