Research domains

DEPARTMENT OF CELL PHYSIOLOGY AND METABOLISM

Roberto Coppari
Metabolism in cancer and diabetes

Michelangelo Foti
Obesity and metabolic syndrome

Pierre Maechler
Mitochondria and energy metabolism

Mirko Trajkovski
Adipose tissue and gut microbiota in metabolic diseases

Bernhard Wehrle-Haller
Cell Migration

DEPARTMENT OF GENETIC MEDICINE AND DEVELOPMENT

Emmanouil Dermitzakis
Population genomics and genetics of complex traits

Pedro Luis Herrera
Cell fate allocation and specification for pancreatic cells

DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY 

Thierry Berney & Domenico Bosco
Cell isolation and transplantation

MEMBRE INVITÉ

Howard Riezman, Faculté des sciences

Lipid homeostasis and lipidomics

SCIENTIFIC ADVISOR

Claes Wollheim, professeur honoraire

DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE

Charna Dibner
Department of medical specializations, HUG
Circadian endocrinology

Serge Livio Ferrari
Division of Bone Diseases, HUG

Genetics and metabolism of osteoporoses

Jacques Philippe
Pancreatic α-cell function in diabetes

Françoise Rohner-Jeanrenaud
Metabolic homeostasis

Francesco Negro
Department of Pathology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine

Division of Clinical Pathology, HUG
Hepatitis virus and insulin resistance

Ildiko Szanto
Oxidative stress and insulin action

Sophie de Seigneux
Division of Nephrology, HUG
Chronic Kidney Disease

DEPARTMENT OF PAEDIATRICS
& CHILD AND ADOLESCENT DEPARTMENT, HUG

Valérie Schwitzgebel
Identification of genes causing human diabetes

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY HEALTH AND MEDICINE

Alain Golay
Division of Therapeutic Teaching for Chronic Illnesses, HUG
Obesity and disease management

David Beran
Division of Tropical and Humanitarian Medicine
Access to insulin and the issue of multi-morbidity.