Roger, Michel

Principal scientist

CHUM Research Centre

Research theme
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Immunogenetics laboratory, CRCHUM

Full professor
Department of microbiology and immunology, Université de Montréal


HIV / AIDS, cancer, pathogenesis, genetics, immunology, pharmacogenetics of antiviral and immunosuppressive agents, microbial resistance, molecular diagnosis.

Research interests

Host immunologic and genetic factors associated with mother-to-child transmission of HIV in collaboration with the ZVITAMBO study group in Zimbabwe (Africa). FRSQ, ACDI

Mucosal innate immunity in HIV resistant women in Benin (Africa). CIHR

The role of host (immunology/genetic) and viral (genetic) factors in HIV transmission, pathogenesis of AIDS, and antiretroviral drug resistance in collaboration with the Provincial AIDS research network and the Quebec genotypic resistance testing program. FRSQ, NIH

Pharmacogenetics of antiretroviral and immunosuppressive drugs in collaboration with Pharmaceutical companies, the Provincial AIDS research network and the Nephrology Consortium of University of Montreal.  

The study of biomarkers associated with human papillomavirus infection and cervical cancer. CIHR Team.

Development of molecular tools for rapid dagnostic of infections.


Publications indexed on PubMed