ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-991110-1
Brustein, Edna
Email: edna.brustein@umontreal.ca
Address: Centre for Research in Neuroscience McGill University 1650 Cedar Avenue Montreal, Quebec, H3G 1A4 Canada
Phone: (514) 937-6011 ext. 44602
Fax: (514) 934-8261


Capo-Chichi, J.M., Boissel, S., Brustein, E., Pickles, S., Fallet-Bianco, C., Nassif, C., Patry, L., Dobrzeniecka, S., Liao, M., Labuda, D., Samuels, M.E., Hamdan, F.F., Velde, C.V., Rouleau, G.A., Drapeau, P., Michaud, J.L. (2015) Disruption of CLPB is associated with congenital microcephaly, severe encephalopathy and 3-methylglutaconic aciduria. Journal of Medical Genetics. 52(5):303-11
Brustein, E., Côté, S., Ghislain, J., and Drapeau, P. (2013) Spontaneous glycine-induced calcium transients in spinal cord progenitors promote neurogenesis. Developmental Neurobiology. 73(2):168-175
Kabashi, E., Bercier, V., Lissouba, A., Liao, M., Brustein, E., Rouleau, G.A, and Drapeau, P. (2011) FUS and TARDBP but Not SOD1 Interact in Genetic Models of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. PLoS Genetics. 7(8):e1002214
Kabashi, E., Brustein, E., Champagne, N., and Drapeau, P. (2011) Zebrafish models for the functional genomics of neurogenetic disorders. Biochimica et biophysica acta. Molecular basis of disease. 1812(3):335-345
Tarabeux, J., Champagne, N., Brustein, E., Hamdan, F.F., Gauthier, J., Lapointe, M., Maios, C., Piton, A., Spiegelman, D., Henrion, E., Team, S.T., Millet, B., Rapoport, J.L., Delisi, L.E., Joober, R., Fathalli, F., Fombonne, E., Mottron, L., Forget-Dubois, N., Boivin, M., Michaud, J.L., Lafrenière, R.G., Drapeau, P., Krebs, M.O., and Rouleau, G.A. (2010) De Novo Truncating Mutation in Kinesin 17 Associated with Schizophrenia. Biological psychiatry. 68(7):649-656
Kabashi, E., Champagne, N., Brustein, E., and Drapeau, P. (2010) In the swim of things: recent insights to neurogenetic disorders from zebrafish. Trends in genetics : TIG. 26(8):373-381
Gauthier, J., Champagne, N., Lafrenière, R.G., Xiong, L., Spiegelman, D., Brustein, E., Lapointe, M., Peng, H., Côté, M., Noreau, A., Hamdan, F.F., Addington, A.M., Rapoport, J.L., Delisi, L.E., Krebs, M.O., Joober, R., Fathalli, F., Mouaffak, F., Haghighi, A.P., Néri, C., Dubé, M.P., Samuels, M.E., Marineau, C., Stone, E.A., Awadalla, P., Barker, P.A., Carbonetto, S., Drapeau, P., Rouleau, G.A. and the S2D Team. (2010) De novo mutations in the gene encoding the synaptic scaffolding protein SHANK3 in patients ascertained for schizophrenia. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 107(17):7863-7868
Montpetit, A., Côté, S., Brustein, E., Drouin, C.A., Lapointe, L., Boudreau, M., Meloche, C., Drouin, R., Hudson, T.J., Drapeau, P., and Cossette, P. (2008) Disruption of AP1S1, causing a novel neurocutaneous syndrome, perturbs development of the skin and spinal cord. PLoS Genetics. 4(12):e1000296
Reynolds, A., Brustein, E., Liao, M., Mercado, A., Babilonia, E., Mount, D.B., and Drapeau, P. (2008) Neurogenic role of the depolarizing chloride gradient revealed by global overexpression of KCC2 from the onset of development. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 28(7):1588-1597
Brustein, E., and Drapeau, P. (2005) Serotoninergic Modulation of Chloride Homeostasis during Maturation of the Locomotor Network in Zebrafish. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 25(46):10607-10616
Brustein, E., Chong, M., Holmqvist, B., and Drapeau, P. (2003) Serotonin patterns locomotor network activity in the developing zebrafish by modulating quiescent periods. Journal of neurobiology. 57(3):303-322
Brustein, E., Marandi, N., Kovalchuk, Y., Drapeau, P., and Konnerth, A. (2003) "In vivo" monitoring of neuronal network activity in zebrafish by two-photon Ca(2+) imaging. Pflugers Archiv : European journal of physiology. 446(6):766-773
Brustein, E., Saint-Amant, L., Buss, R.R., Chong, M., McDearmid, J.R., and Drapeau, P. (2003) Steps during the development of the zebrafish locomotor network. Journal of physiology, Paris. 97(1):77-86