French National Institute of Health and Medical Research

Founded in 1964, the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM) is a public scientific and technological public research institute that operates under the joint authority of the French Ministry of Health and French Ministry of Research.

Imagine Institute is a research and innovative healthcare institute dedicated to a better understanding of genetic diseases for pediatric patients. More than 800 scientists, physicians, engineers, technicians and healthcare professionals work together to bring faster to patients and their families the diagnostic and therapeutic solutions for an innovative and specialized healthcare..

One of INSERM mission is to focus on human health and as a consequence, in 2008 INSERM took on the responsibility for the strategic, scientific and operational coordination of biomedical research with the establishment of Clinical Research Centers (CIC). INSERM, which is a partner for RECOMB, is composed of the Human Lympho-Hematopoeisis Laboratory at Imagine Institute localized on Necker-Enfants Malades Hospital Campus (Paris, France).


dr. Chantal Lagresle-Peyrou

Principal Investigator