Our 

Team

The Clinical Proteomics Platform consists of a dynamic team ready to listen to your questions.

Each member of the laboratory brings his or her own talents and knowledge to make the PPC the best choice for all your projects.

Christophe HIRTZ

Christophe HIRTZ

Head of the Clinical Proteomics Platform of Montpellier

Full Professor in Clinical Proteomics and Biochemistry, Christophe Hirtz is specialized in clinical assays and R&D activities in the field of clinical proteomics since 1998 and neurodegenerative diseases since 2010.

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Sylvain LEHMANN

Sylvain LEHMANN

Head of the laboratory of Biochemistry and Clinical Proteomics

Prof. Sylvain Lehmann M.D., Ph.D. is professor of Biochemistry at the Medical School of Montpellier. His clinical unit at the University Hospital Center (CHU) is in charge of the biological diagnosis of neurodegenerative disorders and he recently set up a reference Neurological biobank. 

Jérôme VIALARET

Jérôme VIALARET

MASS SPECTROMETRY Specialist - engineer

“I am an experienced scientist who has conduct research across several disease areas based on pre-clinical assay development for large molecules by LC-MS.”
Laurent TIERS

Laurent TIERS

ImmunoAssay specialist - engineer

“Hello, I am in charge of immunoassays in the laboratory on the latest technologies, SIMOA and MSD.”

Nelly GINESTET

Nelly GINESTET

laboratory technician

“I perform biological diagnostic assays for neurodegenerative disorders. I also manage samples for our biobank. Furthermore, I’m involved in research projects on new technologies such as SiMoA, MSD and ELLA.”

Aurore ATTINA

Aurore ATTINA

MASS SPECTROMETRY ENGINEER - SMART PROJECT MANAGER

“Hello everyone, I’m a mass spectrometry engineer and I joined PPC as the SMART project manager. My role is the development and implementation of methods for the detection and quantification of RNA changes.”

Laura FICHTER

Laura FICHTER

Mass spectrometry engineer

“Engineer in mass spectrometry and proteomics, I am in charge of the research project on the TAU protein in multiple neurodegenerative pathologies.”

Jana KINDERMANS

Jana KINDERMANS

engineer assistant - plasma boost project manager

“Hello! My name is Jana, I’m 21 years old and I’m from Belgium. I’m responsible for the Plasma Boost project: the detection of amyloid peptides in the blood on a MALDI-TOF (concerning Alzheimer’s disease).” 

Marie-Laure PONS

Marie-Laure PONS

PhD student from 2019 to 2022

“I’m a PhD student working on the development of innovative method in mass spectrometry for the discovery of biomarkers in the context of neurodegenerative diseases.” 

Syrine DIMASSI

Syrine DIMASSI

Temporary Lecturer and Research Assistant

“I joined the PPC team as a Temporary Lecturer And Research Assistant in the field of mass spectrometry and proteomics.” 

 

Clinical Proteomics Platform

Institute for Regenerative Medicine & Biotherapy (IRMB)
Hôpital Saint Eloi
80 rue Augustin Fliche
34295 MONTPELLIER – Cedex 5
FRANCE

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Phone: 04 67 33 04 20 

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