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.