Christelle Nguyen

Toxicologie, Pharmacologie et Signalisation céllulaire - UMR-S 1124
Université Paris Descartes
45 rue des Saints Pères
75270 Paris Cedex 06

Fax : +33 (0) 1 42 86 38 68

Dr. Christelle NGUYEN

Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Pharmacology, toxicology, cell signaling of cartilage and intervertebral disc

christelle.nguyen2@-Code to remove to avoid
+ 01 42 86 38 71, room P453B

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Dr Christelle Nguyen, MD, PhD, is Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PMR) at Paris Descartes University. She has joined Professor François Rannou lab (INSERM UMR 1124, Faculté des Sciences Fondamendales et Biomédicales, Sorbonne Paris Cité University) in 2014, after a 2-year Visiting Academic position at the Institute For Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, Australia (Dr Mathias François lab). She is also consultant in the department of PMR at Cochin hospital (head: Professor Serge Poiraudeau). She is currently leading translational research projects aiming 1/ to better understand molecular mechanisms involved in intervertebral disc and articular cartilage diseases, and in ectopic calcifications, using original animal models, 2/ to assess the efficacy and safety of non-pharmacological interventions in musculo-skeletal disorders including osteoarthritis, intervertebral disc diseases and systemic sclerosis, and 3/ to develop instruments to measure limitations in activities specific to these conditions. Dr Christelle Nguyen is author of more than 40 articles in peer-reviewed journals and her research projects have raised 900 k€ fundings to date. She has been awarded the Young Investigator Prize from the Bettencourt Schueller Foundation in 2012. She is member of the French Societies of PMR (SOFMER) and of Rheumatology (SFR) and member of the experts group on physical activity at the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM).

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