Martin Pelletier, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

Dr. Martin Pelletier is a researcher in the Division of Infectious and Immune Diseases at the CHU de Québec-Laval University Research Center, and Assistant Professor in the Department of Microbiology-Infectious Diseases and Immunology at Laval University. Author of over 35 publications, he has developed a unique expertise in inflammation, innate immunity, and energy metabolism.

His research focuses on the identification of intrinsic and extrinsic factors involved in triggering, maintaining, and resolving inflammation. His work aims at characterizing environmental and host factors that modulate energy metabolism and the functional responses of inflammatory cells in chronic diseases to develop new therapeutic strategies and improve patient care.