Archives for November 2016

11/15/2016

Alain Ktorza, PhD

The IGIS community has been deprived of one of its outstanding members, Alain Ktorza, who passed away on October 18, 2016. Alain was the secretary of the IGIS Board since 2004.
Alain Ktorza received his PhD from the University of Paris 7 – Denis Diderot in 1986. He remained affiliated with this University throughout his academic career, starting as an “Associate Assistant” and ending as a Full Professor of Endocrinology & Metabolism (1997) and Director of the UMR – CNRS Research Unit 7059 (2000). In 2004, he was recruited …

11/11/2016

The IGIS Digest of the XVIIth IGIS symposium is available online !

The present Digest summarizes the topics covered by the symposium on the theme “A change of personality: dedifferentiation and transdifferentiation in β cells” and reflects the latest front-line research results in that field.
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