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Professor, Division of Biomaterials and Biomechanics
University of Technology of Compiegne, France
Dr. Christophe Egles is a professor and head of the division of Biomaterials and Biomechanics at University de Technologie de Compiagne France since 2010 and Adjunct Professor at Tufts University school of Dental Medicine in Boston USA. He earned his BS in Biochemistry and his PhD in Neurobiology at the University Louis Pasteur in Strasbourg France from 1998 to 2001. He was a postdoctoral fellow at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and later at Tufts University School of Medicine studying the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying synapse formation during early steps of neural development from 2005 to 2010. He worked at Tufts University in the Division of Cancer Biology and Tissue Engineering as an Assistant Professor and served as the Associate director of the Center for Integrated Tissue Engineering. He is an expert of tridimensional culture systems for regenerative medicine.
His research focuses on the development of human skin equivalent for the preclinical development and testing of new wound healing agents, as well as new biofunctionalized artificial matrices for the reparation of central nervous system.