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research scientist

Martine Clozel, French, Swiss research scientist. Achievements include 16 patents in field; discovery of first orally active endothelin receptor antagonist. Eli-Lilly research fellow, 1984; recipient special prize Fondation de France, 1983-1984, Roche Prize, 1997.

Background

Clozel, Martine was born on December 27, 1955 in Nancy, France. Daughter of Etienne and Gilberte Caen.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Nancy, 1980. Master Pharmacology, University Nancy, 1980. Postgraduate in pediatrics, University Nancy, 1983.

Career

Research fellow McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1980-1982. Fellow University California, San Francisco, 1984-1985. Researcher Hoffmann-LaRoche, Basel, Switzerland, 1987-1992, science specialist, 1992—1994, science expert, 1994—1997.

Senior vice president head drg discovery pharmacology and preclinical development Actelion Ltd., Allschwil, Switzerland, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Achievements include 16 patents in field. Discovery of first orally active endothelin receptor antagonist.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, tennis, classical music, travel, reading.

Connections

Married Jean-Paul Clozel, June 24, 1978. Children: Sophie, Thomas, Sarah.

father:
Etienne Caen

mother:
Gilberte Caen

spouse:
Jean-Paul Clozel

child:
Sophie Clozel

child:
Thomas Clozel

child:
Sarah Clozel