stem cells in their environment

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clarisse ganier




PostDoctoral Research Associate


•  PhD, Genetics, Paris Descartes University, France, 2018

•  MSc, Genetics, Paris Diderot University, France & La Sapienza University, Roma, Italy (double degree), 2015

•  European Magistere of Genetics, 2015


research project title

‘Generation of a Skin Cell Atlas for the Human Cell Atlas initiative’

‘Cell therapy using the therapeutic potential of different fibroblasts subpopulations’

core expertise

•  Genetics,

•  Molecular biology,

•  Cell biology,

•  Flow cytometry and FACS

•  Confocal and Transmission electron microscopy,

•  Time-lapse microscopy,

•  Tissue engineering,

•  Animal experimentation



•  ‘Ex vivo COL7A1 correction for Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa using CRISPR/Cas9 and Homology Directed Repair.’ Izmiryan A., Ganier C., Bovolenta M., Schmitt A., Mavilio F. and Hovnanian A. Mol Ther Nucleic Acids. 2018 Sep 7;12:554-567 PMID: 30195791 [PubMed]

•  ‘Intradermal injection of bone marrow-MSC corrects Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa in a xenograft model.’ Ganier C., Titeux M., Gaucher S., Peltzer J., Le Lorc'h M., Lataillade JJ., Ishida-Yamamoto A., and Hovnanian A. J Invest Dermatol. 2018 Jul 11. pii: S0022-202X(18)31965-1 PMID: 29758284 [PubMed]

•  ‘Gene-Corrected Fibroblast Therapy for Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa using a Self-Inactivating COL7A1 Retroviral Vector.’ Jacków J., Titeux M., Portier S., Charbonnier S., Ganier C., Gaucher S., and Hovnanian A. J. Invest. Dermatol. 2016 Jul;136(7):1346-54 PMID: 26994967 [PubMed]