Guy Sauvageau, MD, PhD, FRCP(C)

Posted on June 14th, 2015

Guy Sauvageau is a Principal Investigator in the Molecular Genetics of Stem Cells research unit at the Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer (IRIC) and a Professor in the Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine at Université de Montréal. He is the Canada Research Chair in Molecular of Normal and Leukemia Stem Cells. In 2014, Dr. Sauvageau was named Radio-Canada’s Scientist of the Year and La Presse’s Personality of the Year in the Science Category for his discovery of UM171. He was the founding scientific director (2003-2014) of IRIC at University of Montreal and CEO from 2007-2015.