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IRIBHM PhD Day
Ferme de Holleken
Next : December 7, 2018.  Save the date!
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   Recent Publications

“Inhibition of SHIP2 activity inhibits cell migration and could prevent metastasis in breast cancer cells”, Somadri Ghosh, Samuel Scozzaro, Ana Raquel Ramos, Sebastien Delcambre, Clement Chevalier, Pavel Krejci, and Christophe Erneux. 2018 Journal of Cell science, Aug 16;131(16), pii: jcs216408.

“Embryonic microglia derive from primitive macrophages and are replaced by cmyb-dependent definitive microglia in zebrafish”, Giuliano Ferrero, Christopher B. Mahony, Eléonore Dupuis, Laurent Yvernogeau, Elodie Di Ruggiero, Magali Miserocchi, Marianne Caron, Catherine Robin, David Traver, Julien Y. Bertrand and Valérie Wittamer. Cell Rep. 2018 Jul 3;24(1):130-141

"Human-specific NOTCH2NL genes expand cortical neurogenesis through Delta/Notch regulation," Suzuki IK, Gacquer D, Van Heurck R, Kumar D, Wojno M, Bilheu A, Herpoel A, Cheron J, Polleux F, Detours V, and Vanderhaeghen P. Cell, Volume 173, Issue 6, 31 May 2018, Pages 1370–1384.e16

"Human Pluripotent Stem-Cell-Derived Cortical Neurons Integrate Functionally into the Lesioned Adult Murine Visual Cortex in an Area-Specific Way", Ira Espuny-Camacho, Kimmo A. Michelsen, Daniele Linaro, Angéline Bilheu, Sandra Acosta-Verdugo, Adèle Herpoel, Michele Giugliano, Afsaneh Gaillard, Pierre Vanderhaeghen, , Cell Reports, Volume 23, Issue 9, 29 May 2018, Pages 2732-2743.

A Rapid CRISPR/Cas-based Mutagenesis Assay in Zebrafish for Identification of Genes Involved in Thyroid Morphogenesis and Function," A. Trubiroha, P. Gillotay, N. Giusti, D. Gacquer, F. Libert, A. Lefort, B. Haerlingen, X. Deken, R. Opitz, and S. Costagliola,  Sci. Rep., pp. 1–19, Mar. 2018.

"Development by Genetic Immunization of Monovalent Antibodies Against Human Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide Receptor 1 (VPAC1), New Innovative, and Versatile Tools to Study VPAC1 Receptor Function." Peyrassol X, Laeremans T, Lahura V, Debulpaep M, El Hassan H, Steyaert J, Parmentier M, Langer I. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2018 Apr 5;9:153.

Other publications, as collaborators.

“The inositol phosphatase SHIP2 enables sustained ERK activation downstream of FGF receptors by recruiting Src kinases,” B. Fafilek, L. Balek, M. K. Bosakova, M. Varecha, A. Nita, T. Gregor, I. Gudernova, J. Krenova, S. Ghosh, M. Piskacek, L. Jonatova, N. H. Cernohorsky, J. T. Zieba, M. Kostas, E. M. Haugsten, J. Wesche, C. Erneux, L. Trantirek, D. Krakow, and P. Krejci,  Sci Signal, vol. 11, no. 548, p. eaap8608, Sep. 2018.

   Seminars

November 2018
Biomedical Research Seminars
Campus Erasme - 1PM

November 8 (Auditoire B1.003)
Miikka Vikkula
Human Molecular Genetics (GEHU)
de Duve Institute (DDUV) UCL
"Dichotomic activation of EC signaling pathways in vascular anomalies: role of molecular therapies?"
Host: G. Smits

November 15 (Auditoire B1.003)
Sophie Lucas
de Duve Institute (DDUV) UCL
"Targeting GARP on human Tregs: a novel approach for the immunotherapy of cancer?"
Host: Di. Communi

November 22 (!!Auditoire F2.103A/B)
Pierre Smeesters
Molecular Bacteriology Laboratory, (BACMOL) ULB
"A trio of similar coiled-coil proteins decorates the surface of Streptococcus pyogenes. What’s the impact on bacterial virulence and vaccine development? "
Host: M. Parmentier

November 29 (Auditoire B1.003)
Bertie Gottgens
Cambridge Stem Cell Institute UK
"A Single-Cell Resolution Roadmap from Mouse Gastrulation to Early Organogenesis"
Host: C. Blanpain

   Open Positions

Several positions are open at IRIBHM for PhD students and Postdocs.

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   Conferences

What can proteomics do for you?
6-7 December 2018 ULB Campus Solbosch, Brussels