MEGE René Marc : UMR7592 : Cell Adhesion & Mechanics

Unit : CNRS UMR7592 - Institut Jacques Monod - Université Paris Diderot

Institut Jacques Monod CNRS UMR7592
Université Paris Diderot
Equipe "Cell Adhesion & Mechanics"
15 rue Hélène Brion
75205 PARIS Cedex 13

Speciality : Department BCMPP

Director of the unit : Giuseppe BALDACCI

Principal investigator :

MEGE René Marc
Email : mege.rene-marcSPAMFILTER@ijm.univ-paris-diderot.fr Phone number: +33 (0)1 57 27 80 67

Composition of research team :

  • MEGE René Marc (DR, HDR)   
  • DELACOUR Delphine (DR, HDR)  

5 Recent publications of the research team :

1: Delacour D, Salomon J, Robine S and Louvard D. Plasticity of the brush border : the yin and the yang of intestinal homesotasis. Nature Reviews Gastroenterology and Hepatology, in press.

2: Strale PO, Duchesne L, Peyret G, Montel L, Nguyen T, Png E, Tampé R, Troyanovsky S, Hénon S, Ladoux B, Mège RM. The formation of ordered nanoclusters controls cadherin anchoring to actin and cell-cell contact fluidity. J Cell Biol. 2015 Jul 20;210(2):333-46.

3: Clare DK, Magescas J, Piolot T, Dumoux M, Vesque C, Pichard E, Dang T, Duvauchelle B, Poirier F, Delacour D. Basal foot MTOC organizes pillar MTs required for coordination of beating cilia. Nat Commun. 2014 Sep 12;5:4888.

4: Yao M, Qiu W, Liu R, Efremov AK, Cong P, Seddiki R, Payre M, Lim CT, Ladoux B, Mège RM, Yan J. Force-dependent conformational switch of α-catenin controls vinculin binding. Nat Commun. 2014 Jul 31;5:4525.

5: Plestant C, Strale PO, Seddiki R, Nguyen E, Ladoux B, Mège RM. Adhesive interactions of N-cadherin limit the recruitment of microtubules to cell-cell contacts through organization ofactomyosin. J Cell Sci. 2014 Apr 15;127(Pt8):1660-71.