Who's Who


Academic Degrees

YearDegreeMajorInstitutionTownCountry
2012Habilité à Diriger les Recherches (in process)Genetics of complex diseasesUniversity Lyon ILyonFrance
2001PhDGeneticsUniversity Lyon ILyonFrance
1996MScMolecular Biology, GeneticsUniversity Paris VIIParisFrance
1994BScMolecular and cellular biologyUniversity Paris VIParisFrance
1991BaccalaureateSciencesLycée de l’EssouriauLes UlisFrance


Current Research Projects

  • Contribution of genetic factors to risk of papillary thyroid carcinoma in young people exposed to radiation
    F Lesueur, A Kesminiene, G Byrnes, F De Vathaire, F Damiola, I Deltour, M Moissonier, E Cardis

  • Common and rare variants in breast cancer risk
    S Tavtigian, F Lesueur (IARC coordinator) F Le Calvez-Kelm, G Byrnes, Breast Cancer Family Registry, I Andrulis, E John, M Hopper J, M Southey

  • Molecular epidemiology study on cutaneous malignant melanoma
    F Lesueur (coordinator), F Le Calvez-Kelm, J McKay, G Byrnes, EPIC skin cancer working group, F Clavel-Chapelon, M Kvaskoff


Selected Publications

Bertolotto C*, Lesueur F*, Giuliano S*, Strub T, de Lichy M, Bille, K, dessen P, d’Hayer B, Mohamdi H, Remeneiras A, Maubec E, de la Fouchardière A, Molinié V, Vabres P, Dalle S, Poulalhon N, Martin-Denavit T, Thomas L, Andry-Benzaquen P, Dupin N, Boitier F, Rossi A, Perrot JL, Labeille B, Robert C, Escudier B, Caron O, Brugières L, Saule S, Gardie B, Gad S, Richard S, Couturier J, The B, Ghiorzo P, Pastorino L, Puig S, Badenas C, Olsson H, Ingvar C, Rouleau E, Lidereau L, Bahadoran P, Vielh P, Corda E, Blanché H, Zelenika D, Galan P, The French Melanoma study group, Chaudru V, Lenoir GM, Lathrop M, Davidson I, Avril MF, Demenais F, Ballotti R*, Bressac-de Paillerets B* (2012) A SUMOylation defective MITF germline mutation predisposes to melanoma and renal carcinoma Nature 480(7375) : 94-98

Ahmad J, Le Calvez-Kelm F, Daud S, Voegele C, Vallée M, Ahmad A, Kakar N, McKay JD, Gaborieau V, Léoné M, Sinilnikova O, Sangrajrang S, Tavtigian SV, Lesueur F (2012) Detection of BRCA1/2 mutations in breast cancer patients from Thailand and Pakistan Clin Genet : [in press]

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 [Epub ahead of print]

Nguyen-Dumont T, Jordheim LP, Michelon J, Forey N, McKay-Chopin S, kConFab, Sinilnikova O, Le Calvez-Kelm F, Southey MC, Tavtigian SV, Lesueur F (2011) Detecting differential allelic expression using high-resolution melting curve analysis: application to the breast cancer susceptibility gene CHEK2 BMC Medical Genomics. 4:39

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 (CFR) case-control mutation screening study Breast Cancer Res 13 :R6

Scientific Societies Membership

EACR
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