Marie-France Sagot, the head of the INRIA-CNRS-UCBL BAMBOO-BAOBAB team inside the INRIA and the Laboratoire de Biométrie et Biologie Évolutive at Université Claude Bernard (Lyon 1), started her career in Brazil, at the Institute of Mathematics and Statistics of the University of São Paulo. The BAMBOO-BAOBAB team combines Biology, Algorithmics and Mathematics, Besides Other Occupations to pursue their research objectives.
She is one of the creators of the LIRIO (International Laboratory of Research In Bioinformatics), a French-Brazilian initiative to build a “laboratory without walls” between the Laboratoire de Biométrie et Biologie Évolutive (LBBE/CNRS/France) and the Laboratório Nacional de Computação Científica (LNCC/Brazil).
We have the great pleasure to announce that Marie-France Sagot confirmed her presence at the br.BIO.fr! We are very grateful that she will give us the oppportunity to meet her, such a science-passionate-successful person, during br.BIO.fr!
Please visit: http://pbil.univ-lyon1.fr/members/sagot/htdocs/index.html to know more about her and her research.
and for more about LIRIO: http://www.jornaldaciencia.org.br/Detalhe.jsp?id=80986 (in portuguese).