Jean-Marc Cavaillon is the Head of the Cytokines and Inflammation Unit at Institut Pasteur in Paris, France. Having obtained his academic degrees from Paris University, and after a postdoctoral stay in Toronto, Cavaillon spent most of his career at Institut Pasteur. Here he has been Director of the general immunology course, Scientific Director of Institut Pasteur Euroconferences. Currently, he is Head of the Department of Infection and Epidemiology. He has authored 125 scientific publications, 92 reviews and chapters, and two books. He has been President of the “International Endotoxin and Innate Immunity Society.” Cavaillon is member of numerous Editorial Boards of Journals such as Innate Immunity, Shock, European Cytokine Network, Journal of Infectious Diseases, American Journal of Surgery, Open Immunology Journal, and Open Critical Care Medicine Journal. He was AssociateEditor of “Cytokine” from 2002 to 2009.
Biography Updated on 23 April 2009