Master in Chemistry, University Lyon, France, 1976. Diploma organic chemistry, University Lyon, France, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, University Lyon, France, 1979.
Doctor of Science, University Lyon, France, 1983.
Chemist, Faculty Medicine, Lyon, 1968-1969;
analytical chemist, Pharmaceutical Laboratory, Lyon, 1969-1970;
laboratory research assistant, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, 1971-1983;
scientist, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, since 1984. Consultant French Directorate of Health and Social Affairs, 1987, Astra-Hassle, Sweden, 1991, Glaxo Researcher, United Kingdom. Examiner Doctor of Philosophy thesis, France, since 1989.
Lecturer in field.
Member European Cancer Prevention Organisation.
Married Alain Pignatelli, May 24, 1969 (deceased March 1996).