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Olivier Pourquie, Ph.D.
Frank Burr Mallory Professor of Pathology

Olivier Pourquie is Professor in the Department of Genetics at Harvard Medical School and Professor of Pathology at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He was the director of the Institute for Genetics and Molecular and Cellular Biology (IGBMC) in France and before that a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator at the Stowers Institute for Medical Research in Kansas City. He graduated as an engineer in France and trained with Nicole Le Douarin. He is the Editor in Chief of the journal Development.

Dr. Pourquie authored more than 100 peer-reviewed publications. He is an elected member of the European Molecular Biology Organization and of the Academia Europea. His work on the segmentation clock that controls the periodicity of vertebrae was recognized as one of the milestones in developmental biology of the 20th century by Nature Magazine.

Timed Collinear Activation of Hox Genes during Gastrulation Controls the Avian Forelimb Position.
Authors: Authors: Moreau C, Caldarelli P, Rocancourt D, Roussel J, Denans N, Pourquie O, Gros J.
Curr Biol
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Ce n'est qu'un au revoir.
Authors: Authors: Pourquié O.
Development
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Introducing preLights: preprint highlights, selected by the biological community.
Authors: Authors: Brown K, Pourquié O.
Development
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And one last thing.
Authors: Authors: Pourquié O.
Development
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Somite formation in the chicken embryo.
Authors: Authors: Pourquié O.
Int J Dev Biol
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Summary of the first inaugural joint meeting of the International Consortium for scoliosis genetics and the International Consortium for vertebral anomalies and scoliosis, March 16-18, 2017, Dallas, Texas.
Authors: Authors: Giampietro PF, Pourquie O, Raggio C, Ikegawa S, Turnpenny PD, Gray R, Dunwoodie SL, Gurnett CA, Alman B, Cheung K, Kusumi K, Hadley-Miller N, Wise CA.
Am J Med Genet A
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The Long Road to Making Muscle In Vitro.
Authors: Authors: Pourquié O, Al Tanoury Z, Chal J.
Curr Top Dev Biol
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Multi-scale quantification of tissue behavior during amniote embryo axis elongation.
Authors: Authors: Bénazéraf B, Beaupeux M, Tchernookov M, Wallingford A, Salisbury T, Shirtz A, Shirtz A, Huss D, Pourquié O, François P, Lansford R.
Development
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Editorial changes.
Authors: Authors: Pourquié O, Brown K.
Development
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The times they are a-changin'.
Authors: Authors: Pourquie O.
Development
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