Prof. Jean-Jacques Merland
Jean-Jacques Merland is one of the pioneers in interventional neuroradiology. His major achievements comprises the development of interventional neuroradiology and more broadly the interventional vascular radiology. Under his impulse, cerebral, spinal and superficial arteriovenous malformations have been divided, classified, with the resulting therapeutic implications. To this must be added the development of the experimental interventional radiology with the creation of an internationally recognized animal laboratory.