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City: Lyon

Institution: CRCL INSERM U1052


Biography of Massimo LEVRERO

Massimo Levrero is Professor of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the University of Lyon (UCBL1) – Hospices Civils de Lyon and he leads a Research Unit at the Centre de Recherche en Cancérologie de Lyon (CRCL). He has acted as Scientific Secretary of EASL and he is president of the CCS12 Basic Hepatitis Research Committee at the French National Agency for Research on AIDS and Viral Hepatitis (ANRS). He is actively involved in clinical research and treatment of HBV and HCV chronic hepatitis and he served as Network Coordinator and/or Principal Investigator in a number of research projects and clinical studies.
HBV research focuses on the epigenetic regulation of cccDNA and HBV replication, the identification of new targets for anti-viral therapy and the molecular pathogenesis of hepatocellular carcinoma. He is the author of over 190 publications in major peer-reviewed journals, including Nature, Nature Medicine, Science, J Clin Invest, J Exp Med, Nat Cell Biol, Mol Cell, PNAS USA, EMBO J, Gastroenterology, GUT, Hepatology, J of Hepatology.

PHC's participations

Tuesday, March 09th 2021

Hépatite B: Objectif éradication virologique

13th PHC – 2020

Monday, January 13th 2020

HEPATITIS B - SESSION 2: therapy of hepatitis B tomorrow: HBV cure (chairman) -

Boosting innate and adaptive immunity for HBV cure -

LUNCH WORKSHOPS - 1. Hepatitis B : practical management: Room 251 -

12th PHC – 2019

Monday, January 14th 2019

HEPATITIS C - SESSION 1 (chairman)

HEPATITIS C - SESSION 2 (chairman)

Do DAAs decrease the risk of HCC? -

Jeunes Hépatologues Conférence

Friday, June 30th 2017


DAY 1 – Friday, August 28

Friday, August 28th 2015

Short presentations (chairman)

2nd PHC – 2007

Tuesday, January 23rd 2007

1st session (chairman)

4th PHC – 2011

Monday, January 17th 2011

Hepatitis C: towards a personalised management (chairman)

5th PHC – 2012

Monday, January 30th 2012

Interactive luncheons - Room 7 -

6th PHC – 2013

Tuesday, January 15th 2013

Therapy in special populations (chairman)

7th PHC – 2014

Tuesday, January 14th 2014

Interactive luncheons - Room 5 (chairman)

11th PHC – 2018

Tuesday, January 16th 2018

Luncheon Workshops - (chairman) -

10th PHC – 2017

Monday, January 30th 2017

LUNCH WORKSHOPS - 1-Future therapies for HBV and HDV: What can we expect? -

8th PHC – 2015

Tuesday, January 13th 2015

Lunch Workshops - Room 251 (chairman) -

9th PHC – 2016

Monday, January 11th 2016

Lunch Workshops - Room 252B -