Scientific Advisory Board

Eminent, global scientists sit on Imagine’s Scientific Advisory Board (SAB), which makes recommendations to the Board of Trustees and the Institute’s management on the completion of the project. It includes the architectural project, strategic guidelines and the selection of new teams following a call for tenders, as well as changes to these structures and groups.

The International Scientific Council is composed of :

elysabeth blackburn

Elizabeth BLACKBURN, President, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, 2009 Nobel Prize Laureate


Stylianos ANTONARAKIS, University of Geneva Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland


Aravinda CHAKRAVARTI, MCKUSICK-NATHANS Institute of Genetic Medicine Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, Maryland, USA


Ian DRUMMOND, Nephroloy Division, Massachussets General Hospital,Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School Director, Harvard Stem Cell Institute Kidney Program, Boston, Massachussets, USA

Denis DUBOULE, Laboratory of developmental genomics,Lausanne, Switzerland


Bernard MALLISSEN, Immunology Center Marseille Luminy, Marseille, France

Anthony MONACO,President,Tufts University, Medford/Somerville, USA

Fiona POWRIE, Experimental Medicine Division,John Radcliffe Hospital,Oxford, United Kingdom

Antoine Triller

Antoine TRILLER, Biology Institute of Ecole Normale Supérieure Paris, Paris, France

Imagine thanks Pierre Chambon, Max Cooper and Karl Tryggvason, who accompanied Imagine over the last years and greatly helped the Institute complete its project.