Laboratory of Cancer Epigenetics
Professor François Fuks
Full Professor at Faculty of Medicine, ULB
Director of ULB-Cancer Research Center
Director of Laboratory of Cancer Epigenetics
Professor Fuks performed his PhD thesis at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg (Germany). His project, conducted under the supervision of Prof. Jean Rommelaere , concerned the regulation of the parvoviral early promoter (P4) activity.
Next, François joined the laboratory of Prof. Tony Kouzarides at the Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge (UK) , where he initiated his work on epigenetics.
After his postdoctoral training in Cambridge, François joined the laboratory of Prof. Yvan de Launoit at the Faculty of Medicine, ULB – Université Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium), and pursued the studies he started in Cambridge.
Currently, François is a full professor and the Director of the Laboratory of Cancer Epigenetics, at the Faculty of Medicine, ULB – Université Libre de Bruxelles and Bordet Institute.