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Life Sciences: Molecular Biology

Mainguy G, Koster J, Woltering J, Jansen H, Durston A (2007) Extensive Polycistronism and Antisense Transcription in the Mammalian Hox Clusters. PLoS ONE 2(4): e356. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0000356

Mainguy G. Wikipedia and science publishing. Has the time come to end the liaisons dangereuses? (2006) 3rd NATO-UNESCO Advanced Research Workshop proceedings

Mainguy G, Mietchen D, Motamedi, M. Peer review - The newcomers' perspective. PloS Biol 3(9) e326 (2005).

In der Rieden P, Mainguy G, Woltering J & Durston A. Homeodomain to Hexapeptide/PBC-Interaction-Domain distance: Size apparently matters. Trends in Genetics. 20 (2), 76-79 (2004).

Mainguy G. Les miARNs, de petits êtres touche-à -tout. La lettre de l'Académie des Sciences n°13 p16-17 (2004).

Mainguy G, In der Rieden P, Berezikov E, Woltering J, Plasterk R.H.A & Durston A. A position-dependent organisation of Retinoid Response Element is conserved in the vertebrate Hox clusters. Trends in Genetics. 19 (9), 476-479 (2003).

Richard J.F, Mainguy G, Gibert M. Marvaud J.C, Stiles B.G & Popoff M.R. Transcytosis of iota-Toxin Components Across Polarized CaCo-2 Cells. Mol Microbiol. 43 (4), 907-917 (2002).

Montesinos M.L, Foucher I, Conradt M, Mainguy G, Prochiantz A & Volovitch M. Microtubule Associated Protein-1B (MAP1B) is under direct homeoprotein transcriptional control. J. Neurosci. 21 (10), 3350-59 (2001)

Martinez-Arca S, Coco S,Mainguy G, Alberts P, Schenk U, Brouille P, Mezzina M, Prochiantz A, Matteoli M, Louvard D, Galli T. A common exocytotic pathway mediates axonal and dendritic outgrowth. J. Neurosci. 21 (11), 3830-38 (2001)

Allinquant B, Mainguy G, & Prochiantz A. Homeoprotein intercellular transport: mechanisms, significance and applications. In Beyreuther K. Christen Y. Masters C.L. Eds; Neurodegenerative diseases : loss of function through gain of function. Berlin: Springer. 149-158 (2001)

Mainguy G, Montesinos M.L, Lesaffre B, Zevnik B, Karasawa M, Kothary R, Wurst W, Prochiantz A & Volovitch M. An induction gene trap for identifying a homeoprotein-regulated locus. Nature Biotechnol. 18 (7), 746-749 (2000).

Mainguy G, Erno H, Montesinos M.L, Lesaffre B, Wurst W, Volovitch M & Prochiantz, A. Regulation of epidermal bullous pemphigoid antigen 1 (BPAG1) synthesis by homeoprotein transcription factors J. Invest. Dermatol. 113, 643-50 (1999).

Prizes / Awards

Fellowships and grants:
BiovisionNext fellow 2005
Fondation Recherche Medicale grant 2005
Marie Curie fellow 2003
EMBO fellow 2002
French Ministry of Research and Education grant 1997
Ecole Normale Superieure fellow 1992

Travel awards and scholarship:
Travel award, NIH Keystone, Breckenridge, January 2005
Travel award, UNESCO Marrakech, December 2004
Scholarship Société Francaise de Biochimie et de de Biologie Moléculaire Capri, October, 2001

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