2020 B. Bedessem. La liberté de chercher. Perspectives épistémologiques sur la gouvernance des sciences. Paris: Hermann.

Peer-reviewed journal in philosophy

2020 B. Bedessem. Citizen science and scientific objectivity: mapping out epistemic risks and benefits. Perspective on science.

2019 B. Bedessem. « Sciences participatives : enjeux épistémologiques ».  Lato Sensu. 7(1):1-16.

2019   B. Bedessem. « Should we fund research randomly? An epistemological criticism of the lottery model as an alternative to peer-review for the funding of science ». Research Evaluation, DOI: 10.1093/reseval/rvz034

2018   B. BedessemIs science conservative? Two conceptions of the sources of conservatism in scientific research”. Synthese, DOI: 10.1007/s11229-019-02479-0

2018   B. Bedessem, “The division of cognitive labor: two missing dimensions of the  debate”.  European Journal for Philosophy of Science, 2018, 9(3)

2018   B. Bedessem, S. Ruphy, “The unpredictability of scientific inquiry and scientific autonomy: the unexpected might not be where you would expect”. Studies in History and Philosphy of Science, 2019,73:1-7

2018   B. Bedessem, “L’imprévisibilité de la science: un argument pour la liberté de    recherche ? La découverte des ARNi comme étude de cas”. Lato Sensu, 2018, 5(1), 37-43

2017   B. Bedessem, S. Ruphy, « SMT and TOFT integrable after all: A Reply to Bizzari and Cucina », Acta biotheoretica, 2017, 65(1), 81-85

2015   B. Bedessem, S. Ruphy, “SMT or TOFT? How the two main theories of carcinogenesis were made (artificially) incompatible”. Acta Biotheoretica, 2015, 63(3), 257-67

Peer-reviewed articles in biology

2015   B. Bedessem et al., “Effects of the Hypoxia-Mimetic Agents DFO and CoCl2 on HeLa-Fucci Cells”. Journal of Cell Biology and Cell Metabolism, 2015, 2(1)

2015   B. Bedessem and A.Stephanou, “Role of compartmentalization on HiF-1α degradation dynamics during changing oxygen conditions: a computational approach”. Plos One, 2014, 22;9(10).

2014   B. Bedessem and A. Stéphanou, “A mathematical model of HiF mediated response to hypoxia on the G1/S transition for normal and cancer cell”. Mathematical Biosciences, 2014, 248:31-9.

2012  R.Michel, V.Peschetola, B.Bedessem, et al., “Inverse problem for the determination of traction forces by cells on a substrate”, Computer Methods in Biomechanics Engineering, N°15.



2019   B. Bedessem et S. Ruphy, “Citizen science: a challenge to scientific objectivity?”. 7th Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (EPSA), 11-14 September 2019, Geneva, Switzerland (oral communication )

2018   B. Bedessem, symposium (organisateur) “Fondements politiques et épistémologiques d’une démocratisation de la gouvernance des sciences: problèmes et perspectives”. 7ème conférence de la Société de Philosophie des Sciences, Nantes, France, 4-6 juillet

2018   B. Bedessem, “Explorer l’inconnu ? Une lecture pragmatiste du conservatisme en science”. 7ème conférence de la Société de Philosophie des Sciences, Nantes, France, 4-6 juillet 2018 (oral communication)

2017   B. Bedessem,“Exploring the unknown? A pragmatist perspective on the governance of science”. 6th Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (EPSA), 6-9 Septembre 2017, Exeter, United-Kingdom (poster)

2016   B. Bedessem et S. Ruphy, “Serendipity: an argument for scientific freedom?”. 25th Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association (PSA), 3-5 Novembre 2016, Atlanta, Etats-Unis (oral communication).

2016   B.Bedessem et S. Ruphy, “La sérendipité: un argument pour la liberté de recherche?”. 6ème Conférence de la Société de Philosophie des Sciences, 29 juin-premier juillet 2016, Lausanne, Suisse (oral communication).

2015   B. Bedessem, “Serendipity : an argument for scientific freedom?”. Workshop “Science and Values”, Durham University, December 2015.

2015   B.Bedessem, “Serendipity : an argument for scientific freedom?”. 5th Meeting of the European Philosophy of Science Association, 23-26 Septembre 2015, Düsseldorf, Germany (poster).

2015   B. Bedessem, “Pluralism into the Pasteur’s Quadrant: from the study of human behavior to cancerology”. 5th  Meeting of the Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice, 24-26 Juin 2015, Aarhus, Danemark (oral communication).

2014   B. Bedessem, “SMT ou TOFT? Une controverse autour du cancer, entre science et philosophie”. 34ème Conférence de la Société Française de Biologie Théorique, 26-28 mai 2014, Saint-Flour, France  (oral communication)