Gil Bellis

Researcher +33(0) 1 56 06 21 52 +33(0) 1 56 06 21 94
Secretariat : Ornella Makiese +33 (0)1 56 06 20 24

Research field(s)

- Population genetics

- Demography of rare diseases

- Living conditions of people with genetic diseases: disabilities and perceived health, changes in morbidity and life expectancy

More information about his·her Research

Disparities in health and mortality

Some publications

Jagadeesan A., Gunnarsdottir E.D., Ebenesersdottir S.S., Guomundsdottir V.B., Thordardottir E.L., Einarsdottir M.S., Jonsson H., Dugoujon J.M., Fortes-Lima C., Migot-Nabias F., Massougbodji A., Bellis G., Pereira L., Masson G., Kong A., Stefansson K., Helgason A., 2018, « Reconstructing an African haploid genome from the 18th century », Nature Genetics, doi: 10.1038/s41588-017-0031-6.

Fortes-Lima C., Gessain A., Ruiz-Linares A., Bortolini M.C., Migot-Nabias F., Bellis G., Moreno-Mayar J.V., Restrepo B.N., Rojas W., Avendano-Tamayo E., Bodoya G., Orlando L., Salas A., Helgason A., Gilbert M.T.P., Sikora M., Schroeder H., Dugoujon J.M., 2017, « Genome-wide ancestry and demographic history of African-descendant Maroon communities from French Guiana and Suriname », American Journal of Human Genetics, 101, p. 725-736.

Patin E., Lopez M., Grollemund R., Verdu P., Harmant C., Quach H., Laval G., Perry G.H., Barreiro L.B., Froment A., Heyer E., Massougbodji A., Fortes-Lima C., Migot-Nabias F., Bellis G., Dugoujon J.M., Pereira J.B., Fernandes V., Pereira L., Van der Veen L., Mouguiama-Daouda P., Bustamante C.D., Hombert J.M., Quintana-Murci L., 2017, « Dispersals and genetic adaptation of Bantu-speaking populations in Africa and North America », Science, 356, p. 543-546.

Burgel P.R., Bellis G., Olesen H.V., Viviani L., Zolin A., Blasi F., Elborn J.S., 2015, « Future trends in cystic fibrosis demography in 34 European countries », European Respiratory Journal, 46, p. 133-141.

Fortes-Lima C., Brucato N., Croze M., Bellis G., Schiavinato S., Massougbodji A., Migot-Nabias F., Dugoujon J.M., 2015, « Genetic population study of Y-chromosome markers in Benin and Ivory Coast ethnic groups », Forensic Science International: Genetics, 19, p. 232-237.

Bellis G., 2014, « Matrimonial practices, population genetic structures and public health in the Mediterranean region », South-East European Journal of Political Science, 2, p. 86-96.

Bellis G., Cazes M.H., Parant A., Gaimard M., Travers C., Le Roux E., Ravilly S., Rault G., 2007, « Cystic fibrosis mortality trends in France », Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, 6, p. 179-186.

Teaching activities, other functions, titles

- Member of the Ethics Committee of Ined

- Member of the Academic Council of heSam Université

- Secretary General of the Conférence Universitaire de Démographie et d’Étude des Populations (Cudep)