Dr. Chantal Autexier

Academic title(s): 

Professor - Department of Medicine, Division of Experimental Medicine
Professor - Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology

Contact Information
Address: 

Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research
Jewish General Hospital
3755 CĂ´te Ste-Catherine Road
Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E2

Phone: 
514-340-8260 Ext 4651
Email address: 
chantal.autexier [at] mcgill.ca
Current research: 

Telomere, Telomerase, Post-Translational Modifications, Ribonucleoproteins

Projects: 

1. Characterization of enzyme processivity, a unique determinant of telomerase regulation, to validate specific and effective therapeutic targets in tumor cells.
2. Characterization of post-translational modifications in the regulation of telomerase and telomere function in the premature aging disease dyskeratosis congenita.

Selected publications: 
Research areas: 
Cancer