Zebrafish Neurogenetics (ZEN) Unit, Dept of Developmental and Stem Cell Biology, Institut Pasteur and CNRS UMR3738, 25 rue du Dr Roux, 75015 Paris, France
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BIOGRAPHY AND RESEARCH INTERESTS
We are studying the mechanisms controlling the maintenance and recruitment of neural progenitor cells in the embryonic and adult brain. We are also addressing the link between adult neurogenesis and the modulation of emotional and cognitive behavior
Tallafuss A, Bally-Cuif L. Formation of the head-trunk boundary in the animal body plan: an evolutionary perspective. Gene. 2002 Apr 3;287(1-2):23-32.
Xcoe2, a transcription factor of the Col/Olf-1/EBF family involved in the specification of primary neurons in Xenopus. L. Dubois, L. Bally-Cuif, M. Crozatier, J. Moreau, L. Paquereau and A. Vincent. Curr. Biol. 8: 199-209 (1998).
Involvement of Wnt-1 in the formation of the met-mesencephalic boundary. L. Bally-Cuif, B. Cholley and M. Wassef. Mech. Dev. 52: 1-12 (1995).
c-otx2 is expressed in two different phases of gastrulation and is sensitive to retinoic acid treatment in chick embryo. L. Bally-Cuif, M. Gulisano, V. Broccoli and E. Boncinelli. Mech. Dev. 49: 49-63 (1995).
Determination events in the nervous system of the vertebrate embryo. L. Bally-Cuif and M. Wassef. Curr. Op. Genet. Dev. 5: 450-458 (1995).
Ectopic induction and reorganization of Wnt-1 expression in quail/chick chimeras. L. Bally-Cuifand M. Wassef. Development 120: 3379-3394 (1994).
The mouse NCAM gene displays a biphasic expression pattern during neural tube development. L. Bally-Cuif, C. Goridis and M-J. Santoni. Development 117: 543-552 (1993).
Regional specification during cerebellar development. M. Wassef, L. Bally-Cuif and R-M. Alvarado-Mallart. Perspectives Dev. Neurobiol. 1: 127-132 (1993).
A short 5'-flanking region mediates glucose repression of amylase gene expression in Drosophila melanogaster. C. Magoulas, L. Bally-Cuif, A. Loverre-Chyurlia, B. Benkel and D. Hickey. Genetics 134: 507-515 (1993).
Functional conservation of a glucose-repressible amylase gene promoter from Drosophila virilisin Drosophila melanogaster. C. Magoulas, A. Loverre-Chyurlia, S. Abukashawa, L. Bally-Cuif and D.A. Hickey. J. Mol. Evol. 36: 234-242 (1993).
Relationship between Wnt-1 and En-2 expression domains during early development of normal and ectopic met-mesencephalon. L. Bally-Cuif, R-M. Alvarado-Mallart, D.K. Darnell and M. Wassef. Development 115: 999-1009 (1992).
DM-20 mRNA is expressed during the embryonic development of the nervous system of the mouse. S.G. Timsit, L. Bally-Cuif, D.R. Coleman and B. Zalc. J. Neurochem. 58: 1172-1175 (1992).
Concerted evolution of duplicated protein-coding genes in Drosophila. D.A. Hickey, L. Bally- Cuif, S. Abukashawa, V. Payant and B.F. Benkel. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 88: 1611-1615 (1991).
Molecular cloning and partial sequence characterization of the duplicated amylase genes from Drosophila erecta. L. Bally-Cuif, V. Payant, S. Abukashawa, B.F. Benkel and D.A. Hickey. Genet. Sel. Evol. 22: 57-64 (1990).
Identification of positive and negative regulatory elements governing cell type-specific expression of the neural cell adhesion molecule gene. M-R. Hirsch, L. Gaugler, H. Deagostini- Bazin, L. Bally-Cuif and C. Goridis. Mol. Cell. Biol. 10: 1959-1968 (1990).