About the authorDr. Annik Prat received her PhD in molecular biology in 1988 from the University Pierre et Marie Curie in Paris, France. After 3 years at the Biozentrum in Basel, Switzerland, as a post-doctoral fellow, she became Associate Professor in Molecular Biology at the University Pierre et Marie Curie. Since 1997, she is a staff scientist at the Clinical Research Institute of Montreal (IRCM) and works in Nabil G. Seidah’s laboratory, in which PCSK9 was discovered.
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