Shahragim Tajbakhsh#


Shahragim Tajbakhsh
Email:shahragim.tajbakhsh 'at' pasteur.fr
Membership Number:4342
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:FRANCE
Section:CELL & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY
Username:stajbakhsh
Homepage: https://research.pasteur.fr/en/team/stem-cells-and-development




Present and Previous Positions
  • May 2012- 2016 Head, Dept. of Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
  • Jan. 2011-2016 Vice-Director of CNRS URA 2578
  • Jan. 2010 Professor, Institut Pasteur
  • May 2007 Lab Head, Stem Cells & Development Unit, Institut Pasteur
  • 09/2001 - 2007 Lab Head, Stem Cells & Development Group, Institut Pasteur
  • 2001 - 2009 Assistant Professor at Institut Pasteur, Paris
  • 1997 Associate Professor at Institut Pasteur, Paris
  • 1995 Staff scientist, Institut Pasteur. Establishing cellular identity in skeletal muscle
  • 1990 – 1995 Post-doc; Institut Pasteur; Establishing cellular identity in skeletal muscle
  • 1988 - 1989 Post-doc; National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa

Fields of Scholarship
  • Skeletal muscle stem cell commitment and self-renewal
  • Asymmetric cell divisions
  • Tissuegenesis
  • Regeneration
  • Ageing
  • Myopathy
  • Intravital imaging
  • Stem cell niche
  • Gene Regulatory Networks

Honours and Awards
  • 2014 French Academy of Sciences Prize / Fondation Generale de Santé, for Stem Cell research
  • 2013 EMBO Member
  • 2013-2018 ERC Advanced Grant: Genetic and epigenetic regulation of stem cell fate
  • 2011-2019 LabEx REVIVE Laboratory of Excellence Consortium; co-coordinator: Stem cells in regenerative biology & medicine 28 M € strategic infrastructure grant; 28 Academic and Industrial Partners
  • 2010 Vallery-Radot Prize, Institut Pasteur
  • 2000 Prix Georges Zermati; Fondation de France


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