Year 2011


Goubard, V., Fino, E., Venance, L. (2011),. Contribution of astrocytic glutamate and GABA uptake to corticostriatal information processing. J. Physiol. (Lond.) 589, 2301–2319. (publication sélectionnée comme "must read" par "Faculty of 1000")

Progress in Neurobiology

Marc Y. & Llorens-Cortes C. (2011), The role of the brain renin-angiotensin system in hypertension: implications for new treatment. Progress in Neurobiology, Oct;95(2): 89-103.


Pandolfo, P., Silveirinha, V., dos Santos-Rodrigues, A., Venance, L., Ledent, C., Takahashi, R.N., Cunha, R.A., Köfalvi, A. (2011),. Cannabinoids inhibit the synaptic uptake of adenosine and dopamine in the rat and mouse striatum. Eur. J. Pharmacol. 655, 38–45.

Proceedings of the National Academy of Science

Pannasch U., Vargova L., Reingruber J., Ezan P., Holcman D., Giaume C., Sykova E. & Rouach N. (2011), Astroglial networks scale synaptic activity and plasticity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (USA). 108:8467-72.


Puente N., Cui Y., Lassalle O., Lafourcade M., Georges F., Venance L.*, Grandes P.* & Manzoni O.J.* (2011), Polymodal activation of the endocannabinoid system in the extended amygdala. Nature Neuroscience, Nov 6;14(12):1542-7.
* co-senior authors


Bignon M.*, Pichol-Thievend C.*, Hardouin J., Malbouyres M., Bréchot N., Nasciutti L., Barret A., Teillon J., Etienne E., Caron M., Joubert-Caron R., Monnot C., Ruggiero F., Muller L. & Germain S. (2011), Lysyl oxidase-like protein-2 regulates sprouting angiogenesis and type IV collagen assembly in the endothelial basement membrane. Blood, Oct 6;118(14):3979-89
* both authors contributed equally


Di Lullo E., Haton C., Le Poupon C., Volovitch M., Joliot A., Thomas J.-L. & Prochiantz A. (2011), Paracrine Pax6 activity regulates oligodendrocyte precursor cell migration in the chick embryonic neural tube. Development 138, 4991-5001.


Vandecasteele, M., Deniau, J.-M., Venance, L. (2011), Spike frequency adaptation is developmentally regulated in substantia nigra pars compacta dopaminergic neurons. Neuroscience 192, 1–10.


Azoury J., Lee K.W., Georget V., Hikal P., Verlhac M.-H. (2011), Symmetry breaking in mouse oocytes requires transient F-actin meshwork destabilization. Development, Jul ; 138 (14) : 2903-8.

Cell Host & Microbe

Romero S., Grompone G., Carayol N., Mounier J., Guadagnini S., Prevost M.-C., Sansonetti P.J. & Tran Van Nhieu G. (2011), ATP-Mediated Erk1/2 Activation Stimulates Bacterial Capture by Filopodia, which Precedes Shigella Invasion of Epithelial. Cell Host Microbe, Jun 16;9(6):508-19

Devlopment Layalle

Layalle S., Volovitch M., Mugat B., Bonneaud N., Parmentier M.L., Prochiantz A., Joliot A. & Maschat F. (2011), Engrailed homeoprotein acts as a signaling molecule in the developing fly. Development, Jun; 138(11): 2315-23.


Bosch, C., Degos, B., Deniau, J.-M., Venance, L. (2011), Subthalamic nucleus high-frequency stimulation generates a concomitant synaptic excitation-inhibition in substantia nigra pars reticulata. J. Physiol. (Lond.) 589, 4189–4207.

Jof Neurosci Todero

Torero Ibad R., Rheey J., Mrejen S., Forster V., Picaud S., Prochiantz A. & Moya K.L. (2011), Otx2 promotes the survival of damaged adult retinal ganglion cells and protects against excitotoxic loss of visual acuity in vivo. J. Neurosci., Apr 6;31(14):5495-503.


Alvarez-Fischer D., Fuchs J., Castagner F., Stettler O., Massiani-Beaudoin O., Moya K.L., Bouillot C., Oertel W.H., Lombès A., Faigle W., Joshi R.L., Hartmann A. & Prochiantz A. (2011), Engrailed protects mouse midbrain dopaminergic neurons against mitochondrial complex I insults. Nat.Neurosci., Sep 14: 1260-66.