Dr. Chantal Autexier

Academic title(s): 

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

Dr. Chantal Autexier
Contact Information

Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research
Jewish General Hospital
3755 Côte Ste-Catherine Road,
Montreal, Qc, H3T 1E2

(514) 340-8260 ext. 24651
Email address: 
chantal.autexier [at] mcgill.ca
Current research: 

Telomere, Telomerase, Post-Translational Modifications, Ribonucleoproteins


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.

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