Emilie Besnard
Scientist I
Emilie earned her PhD studying cellular senescence and DNA replication at the University of Montpellier in France. Prior to joining BIOAGE, she worked as a postdoctoral researcher in Eric Verdin’s laboratory at the Gladstone Institutes in San Francisco, studying the transcriptional regulation of sirtuins and their effects on metabolism and aging, as well as the role of mTOR in the regulation of HIV transcription.