Professor Claude Négrier
Claude Négrier is head of the Haematology Department at Edouard Herriot University Hospital in Lyon, France and Director of the Haemophilia Comprehensive Care Centre at this institution. He is also Professor of Haematology at the Lyon School of Medicine and Adjunct Professor in the Division of Hematology at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA.
Professor Négrier has authored more than 160 peer-reviewed publications and acts as a reviewer for different journals including Blood, The Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis and Haemophilia, for which he is a member of the editorial board.
Professor Négrier's research interests focus on molecular and cellular biology of factor VIII and factor IX, clinical evaluation of therapeutic modalities in patients who have developed an inhibitor and clinical utility of surrogate markers. In addition, he has a keen interest in the current and future approaches to gene therapy in patients with haemophilia.