Comptes Rendus


Director of Publication

Antoine Triller* – Permanent Secretary of the French Academy of sciences for the second division (Chemical, biological and medical sciences and their applications)




Editorial board

The editorial board of Comptes Rendus Biologies is composed of members of the second division of the Academy of Sciences, specialised in various branches of biology: Molecular and Cellular Biology and Genomics, Integrative Biology, or Human Biology and Medical Sciences. These associate editors participate in the construction of the journal's editorial policy by soliciting authors, coordinating (or having guest editors coordinate) special issues, writing topical or opinion articles, or evaluating submitted articles (if necessary by contacting experts in the subject concerned) and deciding on their editorial future on the basis of reviewers' reports.

Members of the editorial board:


Scientific committee

The scientific committee of Comptes Rendus Biologies is composed of members of the French Academy of sciences and external researchers, all internationally renowned scientists, specialised in various fields of biology. Its members participate in the evaluation of the manuscripts submitted to the journal by ensuring their examination themselves or by contacting experts in the subject concerned. They are also asked to write opinion articles in their field of expertise.

Members of the scientific committee:

ités pour rédiger des articles d'opinion touchant à leur domaine de spécialité.

Membres du comité scientifique :

  • Patrick Charnay*  École normale supérieure, Paris
  • Rosa Cossart– Inserm, Aix-Marseille Université, Marseille
  • Jean-René Duhamel  Institut des sciences cognitives, CNRS, Bron
  • Jean-Marc Egly* – Institut de génétique et de biologie moléculaire et cellulaire, Strasbourg
  • Sonia Garel– École normale supérieure, Collège de France, Paris
  • Tatiana Giraud* – Université Paris-Saclay, CNRS, Orsay
  • Thomas Lecuit* – Collège de France, Paris
  • Daniel Louvard– Institut Curie, Saint-Cloud
  • Isabelle Mansuy – Université de Zurich, Zurich
  • Pierre Paoletti – Ecole nomale supérieure, CNRS, Paris
  • Mathias Pessiglione – Institut du cerveau, Paris
  • Jean-Philippe Pin – Inserm, CNRS, Montpellier
  • Frédéric Saudou – Inserm, Institut des neurosciences, Grenoble
  • André Sentenac– Comissariat à l'énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives, Gif-sur-Yvette
  • Angela Sirgu – Institut des sciences cognitives, CNRS, Bron
  • Hugues de Thé– Inserm, Collège de France, Paris
  • Jean-Claude Weill* – Inserm, Paris
  • Éric Westhof* – CNRS, Strasbourg

*Member of the French Academy of Sciences


The composition of the journal's editorial and scientific committees is updated at the beginning of each calendar year, with each member indicating to the editors whether or not they wish to continue their participation.

(Last update : February 2023)