Dr. Fabien Jourdan
Fabien Jourdan is a research scientist at INRA (the French National Research Institute for Agricultural Research). He is developing computational methods to study human genome-scale metabolic network aiming at, based on experimental data like metabolomics ones, retrieving parts of the organism metabolism affected by genetic or environmental perturbations. These methods are mainly applied to toxicology and human health. Fabien Jourdan is leading the development of MetExplore web server (www.metexplore.fr) which is used by more than 400 users and developed by a group of 8 computational biologists. Fabien Jourdan is member of the board of the French National infrastructure for metabolomics and fluxomics, MetaboHub. Since 2015, Fabien Jourdan is president of the French-speaking Metabolomics and Fluxomics Network (RFMF).