EDBB Domaines d’Expertise

Prof. Patrick Aebischer Gene therapy, neurodegenerative disorders, animal models, in vivo gene and protein delivery, viral vectors
Prof. Hatice Altug Optical Biosensors, Lab-on-a-Chip Diagnostics, Microfluidics,
High-Throughput Screening, Single-Cell Analysis
Prof. Kamiar Aminian Movement sciences, biomedical signal processing, wearable systems
Prof. Johan Auwerx Metabolism, transcription, genetics
Prof. Yann Barrandon Adult stem cells, plasticity, reprogramming, regenerative medicine, skin, thymus, cornea, epithelia
Prof. Melanie Blokesch Evolution of bacterial pathogens, horizontal gene transfer, molecular microbiology
Prof. Stewart Cole Tuberculosis, drug discovery, leprosy
Prof. Bruno Correia Protein computational design, vaccine design, immunoengineering, antibody engineering, in vitro evolution, protein therapeutics
Prof. Matteo Dal Peraro Computational structural biology/biophysics/biochemistry, macromolecular assembly, biomolecular design, multiscale molecular simulation
Prof. Paolo De Los Rios Theoretical biological physics, genomic data for protein structure and interaction predictions, network theory
Prof. Michele De Palma Tumor angiogenesis, tumor microenvironment, macrophage, angiopoietin, proangiogenic myeloid cell
Prof. Bart Deplancke Systems genetics, gene regulatory networks, genomics
Prof. Georg Fantner Biophysics, nanomechanics, cellular membranes, atomic force microscopy, molecular mechanics, instrumentation, micro/nano-fluidics
Dr. Jerome Feige Skeletal muscle biology, aging, stem cells, regeneration
Prof. Jacques Fellay Human genomics of infection, virus-host interactions, translational genomics
Prof. Dario Floreano Artificial intelligence, biorobotics, behavioral models
Prof. Laszlo Forro Nano-toxicity, oxidative stress
Prof. Diego Ghezzi Neuro-optoelectronic interfaces, visual prosthesis, optical stimulation, nanofabrication, polymers, neuroprosthetics, biocompatibility, visual system, sight restoration, sensory perception, artificial photoreceptors
Prof. Carlotta Guiducci Integrated biochips, biosensors
Prof. Oliver Hantschel Signaling mechanisms and novel treatment strategies for haematological malignancies
Prof. Vassily Hatzimanikatis Computational and systems biology, bioenergetics and molecular biophysics, metabolic engineering, synthetic biology
Prof. Jeffrey D. Jensen Population genetics, molecular evolution, computational biology
Prof. Kai Johnsson Chemical biology, protein engineering
Prof. Stéphanie Lacour Neural electrodes, biomechanics, compliant surfaces, peripheral nerve implants
Prof. Hilal Lashuel Chemical biology, neurodegeneration, protein biochemistry, Parkinson’s disease
Prof. Theo Lasser Optical coherence microscopy, superresolution, single particle spectroscopy
Prof. Petr Leiman Protein crystallography, electron microscopy, protein structure
Prof. Matthias Lutolf Stem cell bioengineering, tissue engineering, advanced biomaterials
Prof. John Maddocks Sequence dependent DNA mechanics
Prof. Sebastian Maerkl Microfluidics, systems biology, synthetic biology
Prof. Suliana Manley Computational biology
Prof. John McKinney Microfluidics, microbiology, time-lapse microscopy, single-cell biology, microbial individuality, antibiotics
Prof. Anders Meibom Sub-cellular isotopic imaging, nanoSIMS, nutrients, metabolism, symbiosis, drug-delivery
Prof. José del R. Millán Brain-computer interfaces, neuroprosthetics, statistical machine learning, human-robot interaction, neuroscience
Prof. Felix Naef Computational biology, transcription regulation, circadian rhythms, systems biology
Prof. Olaia Naveiras Hematopoietic and mesenchymal stem cells, bone marrow transplantation, adipocytes, metabolism, regenerative medicine, leukemia, post-chemotherapy neutropenia
 Prof. Andrew Oates Embryology, patterning, oscillators, synchronisation, biological timing, segmentation, morphegenesis, gene regulatory networks, intercellular signalling, single cell imaging, microscopy, image processing, physics of biology, mathematical modelling, collective processes
Prof. Alexandre Persat Bacterial mechanotransduction, mechanobiology, signal transduction, biomaterials, microfluidics, microscopy
Prof. Dominique Pioletti Biomechanics, tissue engineering, musculoskeletal
Prof. Demetri Psaltis biomedical optics, biophotonics
Prof. Aleksandra Radenovic Nanopores, single molecule, super resolution, membrane proteins, signaling
Prof. Freddy Radtke Cancer, stem cells, cellular differentiation
Prof. Philippe Renaud Microfluidics, cell sorting, cell chips
Prof. Sylvie Roke Biophotonics, water, nanosystems, model membranes, ultrafast
Prof. Marcel Salathe Epidemiology, digital health, big data, data science, data analytics, infectious diseases
Prof. Kristina Schoonjans Liver and gut physiology, metabolism, transcription
Prof. Daniel Schorderet Molecular and cellular opthalmology
Prof. Nikolaos Stergiopulos Cardiovascular biomechanics, medical microdevices
Prof. David Suter Embryonic stem cells, gene expression dynamics, Single cell Analysis, single molecule imaging
Prof. Li Tang Immunoengineering, biomaterials, nanomedicine, drug delivery, cancer immunotherapy, vaccine development
Prof. Didier Trono Epigenetics, stem cells, viral engineering
Prof. Michaël Unser Biomedical imaging and signal processing
Prof. Dimitri Van De Ville Medical imaging, signal processing
Prof. Gisou van der Goot Host-pathogen interactions, bacterial toxins, protein-membrane interactions, protein folding
Dr. Alexander Verkhovsky Cell mechanics, cell migration, biophysics
Prof. Horst Vogel Membrane biophysics and G-protein coupled receptors
Dr. Georges Wagnières Biomedical photonics, photosensitization, tissue optical spectroscopy, cancer detection by fluorescence/reflectance imaging, vascular effects of photodynamic therapy