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educator , Medical researcher

Marcel Garcia, French medical researcher, educator. Achievements include patents for cancer gene therapy and nanoparticles for photodynamic therapy; invention of cathepsin D kit for pronostic evaluation.

Background

Garcia, Marcel was born on December 1, 1952 in Pezenas, France. Son of Joseph Garcia and Josiane Lamarque.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Montpellier II, France, 1977. Doctor, University Montpellier II, France, 1981.

Career

Assistant professor Medicine University, Montpellier, since 1977. Research assistant Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale, since 1979, research director, since 1986. Applied research developer SANOFI, since 1982.

Consultant Pharmaceutical Groups, Paris, 1990—2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for cancer gene therapy and nanoparticles for photodynamic therapy. Invention of cathepsin D kit for pronostic evaluation.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific papers (Endocrinology award, French Medical Research Foundation Paris, 1986, Biology award, Henriette REGNIER, French Science Academy, 1999, Metastasis Research Society award, London, 2000).

Connections

Married Evelyse Agustin. Children: Lise, Sylvain.

father:
Joseph Garcia

mother:
Josiane Lamarque

spouse:
Evelyse Agustin

children:
Sylvain Garcia

Lise Garcia