PIERANI Alessandra : UMR984 : Genetics and Development of the Cerebral Cortex

Unit : INSERM UMR 894

CENTER of PSYCHIATRY AND NEUROSCIENCE, INSERM UMR 894

102-108 Rue de la Santé, 75014 PARIS, FRANCE
 Tel : + 33 (0) 1 40 78 92 62
 Room 402

https://cpn.paris5.inserm.fr/recherche/equipes-et-projets/22-equipe-pierani

 

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Speciality : Department DGNRV

Director of the unit : GALLI Thierry

Principal investigator :

PIERANI Alessandra
Email : alessandra.pieraniSPAMFILTER@ijm.univ-paris-diderot.fr Phone number: +33 (0)1 40 78 92 62 / +33 (0)1 42 75 45 67

Composition of research team :

  • PIERANI Alessandra (DR1-CNRS, HDR)
  • BILLUART Pierre (CR1-INSERM, HDR)
  • CAUSERET Frédéric (CR1-INSERM, HDR)
  • COPPOLA Eva (MCF)
  • TEISSIER Anne (CR2)

5 Recent publications of the research team :

Teissier A., Waclaw R.R., Griveau A., Campbell K. and Pierani A. (2011)Tangentially migrating transient glutamatergic neurons control neurogenesis and maintenance of cerebral cortical progenitor pools. Cerebral Cortex, Jun 10 [Epub ahead of print].

Causeret F., Ensini M., Teissier A., Kessaris N., Richardson W. D., Lucas de Couville T. and Pierani A. (2011)Dbx1-expressing cells are necessary for the survival of the mammalian anterior neural and craniofacial structures. PLoS One, 6(4), e19367.

Teissier A., Griveau A., Vigier L., Piolot T., Borello U. and Pierani A. (2010) A novel transient glutamatergic population migrating from the pallial-subpallial boundary contributes to neocortical development. Journal Neuroscience, 30, 10563-10574.

Griveau A., Borello U.#, Causeret F.#, Tissir F., Boggetto N., Karaz S. and Pierani A. (2010) A Novel Role for Dbx1-derived Cajal-Retzius Cells in Early Regionalization of the Cerebral Cortical Neuroepithelium. PLoS Biol. 8(7), e1000440.

Bielle F., Griveau A., Narboux-Nême N.,Vigneau S., Sigrist M., Arber S., Wassef  M. and Pierani A. (2005),  Multiple origins of Cajal-Retzius cells at the borders in of the developing pallium. Nature Neuroscience 8, 1002-1012.