DUHARCOURT Sandra : UMR7592 : Epigenetic regulation of genome organization

Unit : CNRS UMR7592 Institut Jacques Monod - Université Paris Diderot

Université Paris Diderot
Institut Jacques Monod
Bâtiment Buffon pièce 285B
15 rue Helene Brion
75205 Paris Cedex 13

Speciality : Department BCMPP

Director of the unit : Giuseppe BALDACCI

Principal investigator :

DUHARCOURT Sandra
Email : sandra.duharcourtSPAMFILTER@ijm.fr Phone number: +33 (0)1 57 27 80 09

Composition of research team :

  • DUHARCOURT Sandra (DR2-CNRS, HDR)

5 Recent publications of the research team :

Lhuillier-Akakpo M, Guérin F, Frapporti A and Duharcourt S.
DNA deletion as a mechanism for developmentally programmed centromere loss.
Nucleic Acids Res. 2015 Oct 25. pii: gkv1110.

Lhuillier-Akakpo M*, Frapporti A*, Denby Wilkes C, Matelot M, Vervoort M, Sperling L, Duharcourt S.
Local effect of Enhancer of Zeste-like reveals cooperation of epigenetic and cis-acting determinants for zygotic genome rearrangements.
PLoS Genet. 2014 Sep 25;10(9):e1004665.eCollection 2014 Sep.

Singh DP, Saudemont B, Guglielmi G, Arnaiz O, Goût JF, Prajer M, Potekhin A, Przybòs E, Aubusson-Fleury A, Bhullar S, Bouhouche K, Lhuillier-Akakpo M, Tanty V, Blugeon C, Alberti A, Labadie K, Aury JM, Sperling L, Duharcourt S, Meyer E.
Genome-defence small RNAs exapted for epigenetic mating-type inheritance.
Nature. 2014 May 22;509(7501):447-52. Epub 2014 May 7.

Arnaiz O, Mathy N, Baudry C, Malinsky S, Aury JM, Denby Wilkes C, Garnier O, Labadie K, Lauderdale BE, Le Mouël A, Marmignon A, Nowacki M, Poulain J, Prajer M, Wincker P, Meyer E, Duharcourt S, Duret L, Bétermier M, Sperling L.
The Paramecium Germline Genome Provides a Niche for Intragenic Parasitic DNA: Evolutionary Dynamics of Internal Eliminated Sequences.
PLoS Genet. 2012 Oct;8(10):e1002984.

Coyne RS*, Lhuillier-Akakpo M*, Duharcourt S.
RNA-guided DNA rearrangements in ciliates: Is the best genome defense a good offense?
Biol Cell. 2012. 104, 1–17.