Fabien Lecaille is a Professor of Biochemistry at Tours University, France. He obtained his Ph.D. in 2000 at the Francois Rabelais University in Tours (France) under the guidance of Dr. Gilles Lalmanach. In 2001, he joined as a postdoctoral fellow the laboratory of Pr. Dieter Brömme at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York city (USA). In 2002, he returned to academia at Tours University as a Lecturer, Associate Professor, and full Professor in 2022. His main interests are human papain-like cysteine proteases and their roles in health and disease. He is the author of 68 publications.