Who's Who

Catherine Voegele

Bioinformatician

Genetic Cancer Susceptibility Group


Academic Degrees

YearDegreeMajorInstitutionTownCountry
2002Master 2BioinformaticsUniversity of MontpellierMontpellierFrance
2001Master 1Biochemistry & geneticsUniversity of StrasbourgStrasbourgFrance
2000LicenceBiologyUniversity of StrasbourgStrasbourgFrance
1999DEUGBio-physico-chemistryUniversity of StrasbourgStrasbourgFrance


Current Research Projects

  • Next Generation Sequencing data analyses

  • Biobank Sample Management System
    Voegele C, Alteyrac L, Caboux E

  • Genetic platform’s Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
    Voegele C, Alteyrac L


Selected Publications

Park DJ, Lesueur F, Nguyen-Dumont T, Pertesi M, Odefrey F, Hammet F, Neuhausen SL, John EM, Andrulis IL, Terry MB, Daly M, Buys S, Le Calvez-Kelm F, Lonie A, Pope BJ, Tsimiklis H, Voegele C, Hilbers FM, Hoogerbrugge N, Barroso A, Osorio A; the Breast Cancer Family Registry; the Kathleen Cuningham Foundation Consortium for Research into Familial Breast Cancer, Giles GG, Devilee P, Benitez J, Hopper JL, Tavtigian SV, Goldgar DE, Southey MC (2012) Rare Mutations in XRCC2 Increase the Risk of Breast Cancer. Am J Hum Genet. 2012 Apr 6 : 90(4):734-739

Le Calvez-Kelm F, Lesueur F, Damiola F, Vallée M, Voegele C, Babikyan D, Durand G, Forey N, McKay-Chopin S, Robinot N, Nguyen-Dumont T, Thomas A, Byrnes GB; Breast Cancer Family Registry, Hopper JL, Southey MC, Andrulis IL, John EM, Tavtigian SV (2011) Rare, evolutionarily unlikely missense substitutions in CHEK2 contribute to breast cancer susceptibility: results from a breast cancer family registry case-control mutation-screening study. Breast Cancer Research 2011 Jan 18 : 13(1):R6.

Voegele C, Alteyrac L, Caboux E, Smans M, Lesueur F, Le Calvez-Kelm F, Hainaut P. (2010) A sample storage management system for biobanks. Bioinformatics. 2010 Nov 1 : 26(21):2798-800

Garritano S, Gemignani F, Voegele C, Nguyen-Dumont T, Le Calvez-Kelm F, De Silva D, Lesueur F, Landi S, Tavtigian SV (2009) Determining the effectiveness of High Resolution Melting analysis for SNP genotyping and mutation scanning at the TP53 locus. BMC Genetics 2009 Feb 17 : 10:5

Voegele C, Tavtigian SV, de Silva D, Cuber S, Thomas A, Le Calvez-Kelm F. (2007) A Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) for a high throughput genetic platform aimed at candidate gene mutation screening. Bioinformatics. 2007 Sep 15 : 23(18):2504-6