Équipe Julien Bouvier

Circuits neuronaux et contrôle moteur
Les publications

Publications of the team or with team members :

    • Usseglio G, Gatier E, Heuzé A, Hérent C, Bouvier J. Control of orienting movements and locomotion by projection-defined subsets of brainstem V2a neurons. Current Biology, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2020.09.014. Open-access full text.
    • Skarlatou S, Hérent C, Toscano E, Mendes C, Bouvier J, Zampieri N. Afadin Signaling at the Spinal Neuroepithelium Regulates Central Canal Formation and Gait Selection. Cell Reports, 2020 Jun 9;31(10):107741. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2020.107741. Pubmed link. Open-access full text.

See also our recent preprint:

Previously published work of the team leader:

    • Caggiano V*, Leiras R*, Goñi-Erro H, Masini D, Bellardita C, Bouvier J, Caldeira V, Fisone G, Kiehn O (2017). Midbrain circuits that set locomotor speed and gait selection. Nature. doi:10.1038/nature25448. Full text available from PMC. Abstract on Nature Website.
    • Wu J, Capelli P, Bouvier J, Goulding M, Arber S, Fortin G (2017). A V0 core neuronal circuit for inspiration. Nat Commun. Sep 15;8(1):544. doi: 10.1038. Full text available.
    • Bellardita C, Caggiano V, Leiras R, Caldeira V, Fuchs A, Bouvier J, Löw P, Kiehn O. (2017) Spatiotemporal correlation of spinal network dynamics underlying spasms after spinal cord injury. eLife, Feb 13 ;6. Full text available from eLIFE or PMC.
    • Hernandez-Miranda LR, Ruffault PL, Bouvier J, Murray AJ, Morin-Surun MP, Zampieri N, Cholewa-Waclaw JB, Ey E, Brunet JF, Champagnat J, Fortin G, Birchmeier, C (2017). Genetic identification of a hindbrain nucleus essential for innate vocalization. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci U.S.A. Jul 25 ;114(30):8095-8100. Full text available.
    • Bouvier J, Caggiano V, Leiras R, Caldeira V, Bellardita C, Balueva K, Fuchs A, Kiehn O (2015). Descending Command Neurons in the Brainstem that Halt Locomotion. Cell. 2015 Nov 19 ;163(5):1191-1203. doi : 10.1016/j.cell.2015.10.074. Full text available from PMC.
    • Talpalar AE*, Bouvier J*, Borgius L, Fortin G, Pierani A, Kiehn O (2013). Dual-mode operation of neuronal networks involved in left-right alternation. Nature Aug 1 ;500(7460):85-8. Pubmed
    • Thoby-Brisson M, Bouvier J, Glasco DM, Stewart ME, Dean C, Murdoch JN, Champagnat J, Fortin G, Chandrasekhar A (2012). Brainstem Respiratory oscillators develop independently of neuronal migration defects in the Wnt/PCP mouse mutant looptail. PLoS ONE, 7(2) : e31140. Full text.
    • Ramanantsoa N, Hirsch MR, Thoby-Brisson M, Dubreuil V, Bouvier J, Ruffault P-L, Matrot B, Fortin G, Brunet JF, Gallego J, Goridis G (2011). Breathing without CO2 Chemosensitivity in Conditional Phox2b Mutants. Journal of Neuroscience, Sep ; 31 (36) : 12880-12888. Full text.
    • Bouvier J, Thoby-Brisson M, Renier N, Dubreuil V, Ericson J, Champagnat J, Pierani A, Chédotal A, Fortin G (2010). Hindbrain Interneurons and Axon Guidance Signaling Critical for Breathing. Nature Neuroscience, Sep ;13(9):1066-74. Pubmed
    • Bouvier J, Autran S, Dehorter N, Katz DM, Champagnat J, Fortin G, Thoby-Brisson M (2008). Brain-derived neurotrophic factor enhances fetal respiratory rhythm frequency in the mouse preBötzinger complex in vitro. European Journal of Neuroscience, Aug ;28(3):510-20. Pubmed.