UMR 8612, Faculty of Pharmacy
University Paris-Sud XI, Chatenay-Malabry
Tel: +33 1 46835750
E-mail: [email protected]
Iuliana Popa is associate professor at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Paris XI, and board member of the French Society of Cosmetics.She
holds a PhD in Macromolecular Chemistry (Romania) and also a PhD in Biology (France) when
got into the study of gangliosides as sphingolipid markers in melanoma cancer in Lyon. During this time she worked on research subjects related to the ceramides as metabolic precursors in the skin in various diseases in dogs and humans (atopic dermatitis, ichtyosis, melanoma) and during aging. Currently, she is trying to promote the importance of the study of sphingolipids in skin biology in this university where this topic is not yet developed.