Director Unit INSERM U1255 – Director EFS Grand Est

Dr. Christian Gachet, a graduate of the Faculty of Medicine in Strasbourg in 1985, obtained his thesis in Pharmacology in 1991 at the University Louis Pasteur in Strasbourg. Appointed in 1998, Research Director INSERM, he now holds the position of Director of INSERM Unit U949, as well as the post of Director of the French Establishment of the Great East Blood. Member of the French Society of Hematology since 1991, the Group of Study of Hemostasis and Thrombosis since 1991 and the International Society of Hemostasis since 1994, Dr. Christian Gachet has published more than 200 scientific articles as well as more than 300 communications in its area of expertise, particularly in the biology and pharmacology of blood platelets, the understanding of platelet activation mechanisms by ADP and their inhibition by antiplatelet drugs.

Organization of congresses :

  • EUplan 2014 : Le Bischenberg, September 24-26, Bischoffsheim, France.
  • ADP 2012 : Platelet ADP receptors: from basic science to clinical practice; Supported by pharmaceutical partners, GEHT, SISET. Co-chair M. Cattaneo, Milan Italy. Château de Camiole, April 11-13, 2013, France
  • ADP 2010 : Platelet ADP receptors: from basic science to clinical practice; Supported by pharmaceutical partners, GEHT, SISET. Co-chair M. Cattaneo, Milan Italy. September 2-4, 2010, Villa Cagnola, Italy
  • ADP 2008 : Platelet P2 receptors: from basic science to clinical practice; Supported by pharmaceutical partners, GEHT, SISET. Co-chair M. Cattaneo, Milan Italy. Bormio, June 19-21 2008, Italy
  • ADP 2006 : Platelet P2 receptors: from basic science to clinical practice; Supported by Conseil Régional d’Alsace, Université Louis Pasteur, ARMESA and pharmaceutical partners. Co-chair with M. Cattaneo, Milan, Italy. Le Bischenberg, October 5-7, 2006, France
  • ADP 2004 : P2 receptors and other new targets for antithrombotic drugs; Supported by ETRO. Co-chair with M. Cattaneo, Milan, Italy. Castelvecchio Pascoli, Toscane, Italy, September 16-18, 2004
  • ADP 2002 : The platelet ADP receptors. Biochemistry, Physiology, Pharmacology and Clinical aspects; Supported by lETRO (European Thrombosis Research Organization). Co-chair with M. Cattaneo, Milan, Italy. Santa Maria di Pula, Sardaigne, Italy, October 3-5, 2002
  • XVth European Platelet Symposium (Chairman, C. Gachet); Supported by Conseil Régional, Conseil Général, l’INSERM, l’ARMESA and pharmaceutical partners. October 19-21, 2000, Le Bischenberg, France
  • ADP 2000 : The platelet ADP receptors. Biochemistry, Physiology, Pharmacology and Clinical aspects; Supported by ETRO (European Thrombosis Research Organization). Co-chair with M. Cattaneo, Milan, Italy. La Thuile (Italy), March 29-31, 2000.

Prizes and awards :

Christian Gachet has received several awards for his work:

  • GEHT price for the ISTH meeting, New-York (1993)
  • American Society of Hematology award l’ASH, Nashville (1994)
  • Young Investigator Award ISTH meeting in Washington (1999)
  • FRM JP Binet award (2004)
  • Biennial Award for Contributions to Haemostasis, ISTH (2013)

Publications

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