Institute of Chemistry for Life and Health Sciences
Laboratory for Inorganic Chemical Biology
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Germain Niogret was born in Paris on August 14, 1996. He completed his university studies at the “Université de Paris”, where he obtained his bachelor’s degree in the biomedical field.
He then continued with a first year of the master’s degree “Frontiers in chemistry” in the same university. He had the opportunity to enrich his experience, both professionally and culturally, during a 6-month internship at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) in Yitzhak Tor’s group. He worked on the synthesis, characterization and analysis of fluorescent nucleic acid analogues.
He is currently in his second year of a master’s degree at “Université PSL” where he follows the multidisciplinary program “Chemistry and life sciences”.
In Paris, since February 2020 he works on the preparation and characterization of novel, cytotoxic Ru(II) complexes.
In his spare time Germain enjoys playing sports (football, futsal, volleyball, badminton, cycling). He also played clarinet for 7 years and has been playing the saxophone since 2013. He loves to travel and transpose his travels through films and photos.