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Brigitte Pignatelli, French research scientist. Recipient prize French League Against Cancer, 1985; grantee Administration to Science and Technology Research, 1981-1983, National Center for Scientific Research National Center for Science Research, 1984. Member European Cancer Prevention Organization.


Pignatelli, Brigitte was born on September 29, 1946 in Tignieu, Isère, France. Daughter of François and Francine (Jacquon) Saint Genis.


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.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Handbook of Food Analysis, Volume 2, 1996. Contributor chapters to books and articles to professional journals.


Member European Cancer Prevention Organization.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, music.


Married Alain Pignatelli, May 24, 1969 (deceased March 1996).

François Genis

Francine (Jacquon) Saint Genis

Alain Pignatelli