Oncology Division
Alphabetical list (active faculty):   
Annabel Quinet

Annabel Quinet, PhD


Department of Medicine

Oncology Division

Molecular Oncology

Research Interests

  • DNA repair and replication stress
  • Genomic stability and tumorigenesis
  • DNA replication stress response to chemotherapy


  • 314-362-9221 (lab)
  • 314-747-2797 (fax)
  • Division of Oncology
    Mail Stop 8069-0020-08
    Washington University
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110
  • Room 8848, Clinical Sciences Research Building (office)


2004-2007 BS, Biological Sciences, Lycée Fénelon and Paris-Sud University (Paris XI), France
2007-2009 MS, Integrative Biology and Physiology, University of Pierre and Marie Curie (Paris VI), France
2009-2012 PhD, Biological Sciences, University of São Paulo, Brazil and Paris-Sud University (Paris XI), France
Post-Graduate Training
2013-2015 Postdoctoral Fellow, Biomedical Sciences Institute, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
2016-2019 Postdoctoral Fellow, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Department, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO
Academic Positions
2019-present Instructor in Medicine, Division of Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Honors & Awards
2009-2012 PhD fellowship grant from the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research
2011 Honorable mention for Oral Communication in the Area of Mutagenesis, Brazilian Conference in Genetics
2012 Best poster in the Area of Mutagenesis, Brazilian Conference in Genetics
2013 Art of Breakthrough, Contest of Scientific Photos, 1st Place with the Photo of DNA Fiber Assay Entitled "Fiberworks", Ion Torrent - Life Technologies
2013-2015 Post-doctoral Fellowship Grant from Brazilian Ministry of Education (CAPES)
2013 Post-doctoral Fellowship grant from The Brazilian National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) (declined due to fellowship redundancy)
2014 Honorable Mention for Scientific Publication, Microbiology Department, University of São Paulo
2015 Finalist of the Young Geneticist Prize, Genetic Brazilian Society
2016 Best Scientific Publication, Microbiology Department, University of São Paulo
2016 International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), Travel Award to Attend the Meeting At the Intersection of DNA Replication and Genome Maintenance: From Mechanisms to Therapy, Trieste, Italy