Sebastian CEBALLO
September 2014
15 May 2019

Years 2-4

1 October 2015 - 30 September 2018
ED 158
Université Pierre et Marie Curie

Coding principles of perception and experience-dependent plasticity in the mouse auditory cortex.


Year 1

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

Lab rot 1Characterization and functions of neurons-oligodendrocyte progenitor cell synapses in zebrafish myelination.

Lab rot 2Spatial organization of S1 projecting neurons and their functional classification.

Lab rot 3: Interfering  auditory perception through patterned optogenetic stimulation of auditory cortex in mice.


Biographie / Publications

San Martín A, Sotelo-Hitschfeld T, Lerchundi R, Fernández-Moncada I, Ceballo S, Valdebenito R, Baeza-Lehnert F, Alegría K, Contreras-Baeza Y, Garrido-Gerter P, Romero-Gómez I & LF Barros (2014). Single-cell imaging tools for brain energy metabolism: a review. Neurophoton. 0001;1(1):011004. doi:10.1117/1.NPh.1.1.011004.

San Martín A, Ceballo S, Baeza-Lehnert F, Lerchundi R, Valdebenito R, Contreras-Baeza Y, Alegría K & LF Barros (2014). Imaging mitochondrial flux in single cells with a FRET sensor for pyruvate. PLoS ONE 9(1): e85780. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0085780

Barros LF, San Martín A, Sotelo-Hitshfeld T, Lerchundi R, Fernández-Moncada I, Ruminot I, Gutiérrez R, Valdebenito R, Ceballo S, Alegría K, Baeza-Lehnert F & D Espinoza (2013). Small is fast: astrocytic glucose and lactate metabolism at cellular resolution. Front. Cell. Neurosci. 7:27. doi:10.3389/fncel.2013.00027

San Martín A, Ceballo S, Ruminot I, Lerchundi R, Frommer WB & LF Barros (2013). A Genetically Encoded FRET Lactate Sensor and Its Use To Detect the Warburg Effect in Single Cancer Cells. PLoS ONE 8(2): e57712. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0057712

  • Doctoral fellowship (year 1-3) supported by la Région IDF (DIM Cerveau et Pensée)


 Perception occurs through multiple sensory channels. The brain uses this rich information to make guesses about the objects and situations encountered in the environment. In this process, the...