Fundamental Research Division
The DRF at the CEA assemble approximately 6,000 scientists since January 2016.
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Initiated in 2012 by teams from the Laboratory of Excellence in Drug Discovery and Therapeutic Innovation (LERMIT LabEx) at Paris-Saclay University, the project federates multidisciplinary and complementary laboratories, notably those of Alain Pruvost and Jean-Christophe Cintrat from the Frédéric-Joliot Life Sciences Institute—two laboratories specialized in drug metabolism and medicinal chemistry, respectively.
CEA is a French government-funded technological research organisation in four main areas: low-carbon energies, defense and security, information technologies and health technologies. A prominent player in the European Research Area, it is involved in setting up collaborative projects with many partners around the world.