Who's Who

Sandrine Mckay-Chopin

Laboratory Technician

Infections and Cancer Biology Group


Specialty:

Molecular Biology

Academic Degrees

YearDegreeMajorInstitutionTownCountry
2001MasterMolecular BiologyUniversity la SorbonneParisFrance
1997BTSBiochemistryInstitute Jean Baptiste de la SalleLyonFrance
1994BaccalaureatSciences SocialesInstitute Jeanne de LestonnacLyonFrance


Current Research Projects

  • Epidemiological studies on the distribution of infectious agents in different human cancers
    Dr T.Gheit, Dr M Tommasino

  • Establishment of a Luminex platform for high throughput screening of infectious agents
    Dr T.Gheit, Dr M Tommasino

  • Role of human papillomavirus infection and other co-factors in the aetiology of head and neck cancer in India and Europe, IARC
    Dr T.Gheit, Dr M Tommasino

  • Whole transcriptome analysis by sequencing
    Dr R Accardi-Gheit, Dr M Tommasino


Selected Publications

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 Res 13(1):R6

Nguyen-Dumont T, Jordheim LP, Michelon J, Forey N, McKay-Chopin S; Kathleen Cuningham Foundation Consortium for Research into Familial Aspects of Breast Cancer, 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 Med Genomics 11;4:39

Hernandez-Vargas H, Ouzounova M, Le Calvez-Kelm F, Lambert MP, McKay-Chopin S, Tavtigian SV, Puisieux A, Matar C, Herceg Z. (2011) Methylome analysis reveals Jak-STAT pathway deregulation in putative breast cancer stem cells Epigenetics 6(4):428-39

Hernandez-Vargas H, Lambert MP, Le Calvez-Kelm F, Gouysse G, McKay-Chopin S, Tavtigian SV, Scoazec JY, Herceg Z. (2010) Hepatocellular carcinoma displays distinct DNA methylation signatures with potential as clinical predictors. PLoS One 5(3):e9749

Tavtigian SV, Oefner PJ, Babikyan D, Hartmann A, Healey S, Le Calvez-Kelm F, Lesueur F, Byrnes GB, Chuang SC, Forey N, Feuchtinger C, Gioia L, Hall J, Hashibe M, Herte B, McKay-Chopin S, Thomas A, Vallée MP, Voegele C, Webb PM, Whiteman DC; Australian Cancer Study; Breast Cancer Family Registries (BCFR); Kathleen Cuningham Foundation Consortium for Research into Familial Aspects of Breast Cancer (kConFab), Sangrajrang S, Hopper JL, Southey MC, Andrulis IL, John EM, Chenevix-Trench G (2009) Rare, evolutionarily unlikely missense substitutions in ATM confer increased risk of breast cancer Am J Hum Genet 85(4):427-46