September 2012

Years 2-4

October 1, 2013 - September 30, 2016
ED 158
Université Pierre et Marie Curie

Characterization of dynein/dynactin mutations associated withamyotrophic lateral sclerosis and their effect on axonal transport andneuromuscular junction formation.

DEL BENE Filippo

Year 1

October 1, 2012 - June 1, 2013
UEI (Unité d'Enseignement isolé)
Université Pierre et Marie Curie

Lab rot 1: Including the SMN gene and protein in a pre-established neurodegenerative pathway using the zebrafish model.  

Lab rot 2In vivo imaging of axonal transport (vesicles and organelles) and mRNA transport in a zebrafish dynactin mutant transgenic line.

DEL BENE Filippo


The optic tectum has emerged as a tractable visuomotor transformer, in which anatomical and functional studies can allow a better understanding of how behavior is controlled by neuronal circuits. We...