CHUM Research Centre
Department of hepatology, CHUM
Department of medicine, Université de Montréal
Université de Montréal Novartis/Canadian Liver Foundation Hepatology Research Chair
514 890-8000, ext. 35749
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Liver diseases, hepatocellular physiology, hepatocellular carcinoma, changes in hepatocellular metabolism, cirrhosis of the liver, autoimmune diseases of the liver.
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.