Slimane AIT-SI-ALI
Directeur de Recherche
Equipe : Dynamique épigénétique et différenciation cellulaire
Slimane Ait‑Si‑Ali is a Principal Investigator (Directeur de Recherche) at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS). He graduated from the Algiers Scientific and Technical University (USTHB), Algeria, and received his PhD in 1998 from University Pierre et Marie Curie in Paris, France. He joined the CNRS in 2000 after his post-doctoral training in Alan P. Wolffe’s laboratory at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA). He was awarded an ACI-Jeunes Chercheurs starting grant as a Junior Group Leader and the Prix Coup d’Elan à la Recherche Française from the Fondation Bettencourt-Schueller in 2005. He headed a young team in the Institut André Lwoff (IAL), Villejuif, France, before joining the Epigenetic and Cell Fate department in 2009. He is mainly interested in regulation of gene expression by chromatin modifications.