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Anne-Catherine Bachoud-Levi

NeuroPsychologie Interventionnelle

PU-PH, APHP, Director of NPI

29 rue d'Ulm
75005 Paris France

NPI 29 rue d'ulm / IMRB Faculté de médecine, 8 rue du Général Sarrail, Créteil, 94010
+33 (0)1 49 81 43 01
Selected publications
Book chapter  

Bachoud-Levi, A. (2017). From open to large-scale randomized cell transplantation trials in Huntington's disease: Lessons from the multicentric intracerebral grafting in Huntington's disease trial (MIG-HD) and previous pilot studies. Prog Brain Res. (Vol. 230, pp. 227-261). doi:10.1016/bs.pbr.2016.12.011

International Journal article  

Rosser, A. & Bachoud-Levi, A. (2012). Clinical trials of neural transplantation in Huntington's disease. Progress in brain research, 200, 345-71. doi:10.1016/B978-0-444-59575-1.00016-8


Anne-Catherine Bachoud-Levi is Professor of Neurology (MD, PhD) with a specialization in cognitive processing (PhD in psycholinguistics (1998)) and biotherapy trials in HD. She heads the Neurology Department at Henri Mondor hospital. She also leads the INSERM team “Interventional neuropsychology” developed both at the Institut Mondor de Recherche Biomédicale (IMRB, UPE) and at the Labex Institut de la Cognition (IEC, ENS). She heads the National Reference Centre for Huntington disease (Ministry Decree 2004, Centre for Rare Diseases (CRMR-MH)), which is part of the European Network for Rare Diseases – Rare Neurological Diseases, labelled for 5 years by the European Commission in 2016. She
created and heads the French Huntington Study Group since 2002. For 10 years, she led the cognitive working group and is the French coordinator for the European Huntington’s Disease Network (EHDN) cohort “REGISTRY”. Her group develops assessments for care, cohorts and therapeutic trials.

Interest in clinical and translational research:

  • innovative therapy in Huntington’s disease (cell and gene therapy);
  • cognition; in particular slanguage and social cognition
  • longitudinal follow-up of cognitive functions in neurodégenerative disease
  • care

Cogmaster (ENS), Master de Santé (UPE), DU maladies rares, Medical Faculty (Créteil)
Previous Phd Students : C. Jacquemot, M. Teichmann, L. Cleret de Langavant, M. Couette, S. Sambin,
C. Schramm