Farzad Pakdel obtained his Ph.D. degree in 1989 in molecular biology from the University of Rennes, France. He carried out his postdoctoral work at the University of Illinois, IL, USA (1989–1992). He currently works as Director of Research at the CNRS, IRSET, and UMR 1085 Inserm, University of Rennes 1, France. His work focuses on the molecular pathways of estrogen receptor action, including environmental estrogens, in gene transcription, in breast cancer as well as during development.
Biography Updated on 31 January 2013