Mrs
Muriel PERRON
Research Director
Chercheur
ED 419 BioSigNe

Retinal stem cells and regeneration

03-06-2019
25-07-2016
20-06-2019

Team

Muriel PERRON
Our research program focuses on neural stem cells in both mice and Xenopus retina. The amphibian retina contains a population ofneural stem cells, which, in contrast to the mammalian situation, are...

Biography/CV

 

Research positions

  • 2007-now: Research director at the CNRS
  • 2014-15: Visiting scientist, Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA, USA
  • 1999-2006 Junior scientist at the CNRS
  • 1997-1999 Post-doctoral position, University of Cambridge, UK
  • 1996-1997 Post-doctoral position, UCSD, San Diego, USA
  • 1996 Ph.D. Thesis, University Paris-Sud, France

 

 Responsabilities

  • Deputy Director of the Dev-Evo Department, Neuro-PSI Institute
  • Head of the research group SCaNR (Stem Cells & Neurogenesis in the Retina)
  • Scientific director of the CERTO (Centre d’Études et de Recherches Thérapeutiques en Ophtalmologie)



Awards and fellowships

  • 2013: Triennial Price “Jean Brachet” from the Royal Academy of Belgium 
  • 1997-99: Marie-Curie Post-doctoral fellowship
  • 1996-97: ARC post-doctoral fellowship