Ana UZQUIANO
September 2014
31-05-2017

Years 2-4

October 1, 2015 - September 30, 2018
ED 515
Université Pierre et Marie Curie

Progenitor cell mechanisms contributing to human brain malformations.

FRANCIS Fiona

Year 1

October 1, 2014 - September 30, 2015
UEI (Unité d'Enseignement isolé)
Université Pierre et Marie Curie

Lab rot 1:Adenosine signaling senses the activity of nascent synapses.

Lab rot 2Analysis of demyelination and remyelination after optic nerve injury.

Lab rot 3: Progenitor cell mechanisms contributing to human brain malformations.

LEVI Sabine
CHEDOTAL Alain
FRANCIS Fiona

Biography/CV

Publications:

Montague K, Lowe AS, Uzquiano A, Knüfer A, Astick M, Price SR, Guthrie S.The assembly of developing motor neurons depends on an interplay between spontaneous activity, type II cadherins and gap junctions.Development. 2017 Mar 1;144(5):830-836. doi: 10.1242/dev.144063.

Team

Cortical GABAergic interneurons play a critical role in shaping the activity of neuronal ensembles. In particular, in the hippocampus, GABA signaling is involved in the maintenance of rhythmic...
Fiona FRANCIS
The group of F. Francis/L. Goutebroze focuses on three cortical development proteins mutated in malformations or more subtle cortical abnormalities. Cortical malformations are frequent causes of drug...