MEZGER Valérie : UMR7216 : Development and environment interface

Unit : CNRS UMR7216 Epigénétique et Destin Cellulaire - Université Paris Diderot

CNRS UMR7216 "Epigénétique et Destin Cellulaire"
Equipe Interface Développement et Environnement
Université Paris Diderot
Bâtiment Lamarck - case 7042
35 rue Hélène Brion
75013 PARIS

Speciality : Department DGNRV

Director of the unit : Jonathan WEITZMAN

Principal investigator :

MEZGER Valérie
Email : valerie.mezgerSPAMFILTER@univ-paris-diderot.fr Phone number: +33 (0)6 75 77 11 98

Composition of research team :

  • MEZGER Valérie (DR2-CNRS, HDR)  
  • SABERAN-DJONEIDI  Délara (MCF, HDR)
  • LE MOUËL Anne (IR1-CNRS)

5 Recent publications of the research team :

Miozzo F, Sabéran-Djoneidi D & Mezger V (2015) HSFs, stress-sensors and sculptors of transcription compartments and epigenetic landscapes, J. Mol Biol. 2015 427(24):3793-816

El Fatimy R, Abane R, Le Mouël A, Massaoudi I, Schwendimann L, Paslaru L, Hashimoto-Torii K, Rakic P, Gressens P, Mezger V. HSF2 is a stress-responsive mediator of neuronal migration defects in models of fetal alcohol syndrome. EMBO Mol Med. 2014 6:1043-61

Hashimoto-Torii K, Torii M, Fujimoto M, Nakai A, El Fatimy R, Mezger V, … Gage FH, Rakic P. Roles of heat shock factor 1 in neuronal response to fetal environmental risks and its relevance to brain disorders. Neuron. 2014 May 7;82(3):560-72

Abane R, Mezger V Novel aspects of heat shock factors: Roles in gametogenesis and development. FEBS J 277: 4150-4172 (2010). Review

Kallio M, Chang Y, Manuel M, Alastalo TP, Rallu M, Gitton Y, Pirkkala L, Loones MT, Paslaru L, Larney S, Hiard S, Morange M, Sistonen L, Mezger V. Brain abnormalities, defective meiotic chromosome synapsis and female subfertility in HSF2 null mice. EMBO J. 21:2591-601 (2002).