Development, Evolution, Behavior, Adaptation, Evolutionary forces

Développement et Evolution du Cerveau Antérieur (DECA)

Domaine de recherche principal: 

Neurogenetics / neurodevelopment

Mots clefs: 

Development, Evolution, Behavior, Adaptation, Evolutionary forces

Labelisation ENP: 

2015

Centre de recherche / Institut: 

Institut des Neurosciences Paris-Saclay NeuroPSI

Code unité de recherche: 

UMR9197

We address two questions:

1) Which mechanisms underly the evolution and the diversification of the vertebrate forebrain?

2) What are the evolutionary forces involved?

Leader

Leader: 

Établissements

Établissement de rattachement: 

CNRS

Établissements affiliés: 

Université Paris Sud

Université: 

Université Paris Sud

École doctorale: 

ED 568 BioSigNe
Laboratory

Nom: 

Département Développement-Évolution

Initiatives d'Excellence: 

Idex NeuroSaclay
Publications

publications: 

Hinaux H, Devos L, Blin M, Elipot Y, Bibliowicz J, Alié A, Rétaux S. Sensory evolution in blind cavefish is driven by early embryonic events during gastrulation and neurulation. Development. 2016 Dec 1;143(23):4521-4532. 

Yannick Elipot, Hélène Hinaux, Jacques Callebert, Jean-Marie Launay, Maryline Blin and Sylvie Rétaux (2014) A Mutation in theEnzyme Mono Amine Oxidase explains part of the Astyanax Cavefish Behavioural Syndrome. Nature Communications, 5:3647. IF10.

Yannick Elipot, Laurent Legendre, Stéphane Père, Frédéric Sohm and Sylvie Rétaux (2014) Astyanax transgenesis and husbandry:how cavefish enters the lab. Zebrafish, 11(4):291-9. IF3 (with cover picture)

Luis Espinasa, Jonathan Bibliowicz, William R. Jeffery, and Sylvie Rétaux. (2014) Enhanced prey capture skills in Astyanax cavefishlarvae are independent from eye loss. Evo Devo 5: 35.

Suzanne E. McGaugh, Joshua B. Gross, Bronwen Aken, Maryline Blin, Richard Borowsky, Domitille Chalopin, Hélène Hinaux, WilliamJeffery, Alex Keene, Li Ma, Pat Minx, Daniel Murphy, Kelly E. O’Quin, Sylvie Rétaux, Nicolas Rohner, Steve M. J. Searle, BethanyStahl, Cliff Tabin, Jean-Nicolas Volff, Masato Yoshizawa, Wes C. Warren. (2014) The cavefish genome reveals candidate genes foreye loss. Nature Communications, Oct 20; 5:5307.

Hélène Hinaux, Maryline Blin, Julien Fumey, Laurent Legendre, Didier Casane and Sylvie Rétaux (2014) Lens defects in Astyanaxmexicanus cavefish: focus on crystallin evolution and function. Developmental Neurobiology, 28. [Epub ahead of print].