"Genome and Medicine: Conquests and Frontiers" by Prof. Alain Fischer, 29 March 2019

2019 /Friday, March 29th, 2019

Fondation 101 Génomes and Bank Delen, with the valuable assistance of Professor Michel Goldman, organised a conference evening on Friday 29 March 2019 at the bank's Brussels headquarters.

During this evening, Professor Anne De Paepe, Pro-rector of the University of Ghent and President of Fonds 101 Génomes at the King Baudouin Foundation recalled the objectives of Fondation 101 Génomes and the 101 Genomes Project dedicated to Marfan syndrome.

Professor Alain Fischer, founder of the IMAGINE Institute in Paris and holder of the Chair of Experimental Medicine at the Collège de France, then gave a presentation entitled: "Genome and Medicine: Conquests and Frontiers", which is available for download:

This evening made it possible to better understand the current genomic revolution and to situate the action of the Fondation 101 Génomes .

Professor Alain Fischer

Alain Fischer's work has allowed a better understanding of the development and functions of the immune system and the characterization of the molecular bases and pathophysiology of several hereditary diseases of the immune system, as well and the development of several curative approaches through gene therapies of these diseases.

Alain Fischer is a member of the Academy of Sciences, a founding member of the Institute of genetic diseases IMAGINE, Member of the National Academy of medicine, Member of the academia Europaea and holder of the Chair of experimental medicine at the Collège de France.

The Conference evening has been filmed and you can see (or review) the following different interventions:

3 Responses to " " Genome and Medicine: Conquests and Frontiers " by Prof. Alain Fischer, 29 March 2019 "

  1. Alain Fischer is the perfect integration of medical practice and research in the complex field of genetic diseases.
    Thank you for this very exciting, didactic and enlighting presentation.

  2. Remarkable presentation of clarity and richness to the test.

    Please report to me when Professor Fischer's PPT presentation is available: I will see her with pleasure and wish to circulate it among friends, colleagues and acquaintances.

    1. In reply to Dr. Philippe GAUSSET.
      Thank you very much for your comment.
      The presentation of Prof. Alain Fischer can be downloaded via the links in the article or directly here in PPT Yes there in PDF.
      The presentation was filmed and will soon be available in the same article.
      Of course,

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