Academic Profile : Faculty

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Prof Julien Lescar
Professor, School of Biological Sciences
Interim Director, Nanyang Institute of Structural Biology (NISB)
1.1 CURRICULUM VITAE

Lescar Julien
Born June 17th, 1966 in Paris
French citizenship
Married, 2 children



EDUCATION

1990-1993 Ph.D. (December 1993) Université Paris XI, Orsay
Thesis work performed at the Institut Pasteur, Paris

1989 Master Degree in Physics
1988 B. Sc. Degree in Physics


RESEARCH AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE




Since January 2002 School of Biological Science
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Assistant Professor (2002)
Associate Professor (2004)

Octobre 1999 Hired as a permanent Scientist (Chargé de Recherches) with C.N.R.S, Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble

1997-1999 Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
ESRF-EMBL Joint Structural Biology Group, Grenoble.

1995-1996 Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Institut Pasteur, Paris


1994 Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, USA.

1990-1993 DEA, Thèse
Département d’Immunologie. Institut Pasteur, Paris
Structural Biology
Infectious Diseases
Structure-Based Drug Design
 
  • Discovering New Target Space for the Development of Drugs Against Malaria Parasites
  • Discovering New Target Space for the Development of Drugs Against Malaria Parasites (Julien Lescar)
  • Functional implication of cytoplasmic EZH2 in cancer stem cells
  • Protein Drug target Identifications in Human Malaria Parasites
  • Targeting PGA1-Nurr1 pathway
  • Viral RNA polymerases from pneumoviruses as molecular machines and as drug targets
  • Yield optimisation of recombinant protein vaccine candidate against scale drop disease virus