Dr. Chantal Autexier
Professor - Department of Medicine, Division of Experimental Medicine
Professor - Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology
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.