François Georges et al. inNature Communications

NMDA-receptor-dependent plasticity in the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis triggers long-term anxiolysis. Glangetas C, Massi L, Fois GR, Jalabert M, Girard D, Diana M, Yonehara K, Roska B, Xu C, Lüthi A, Caille S, Georges F. Nat Commun. 2017 Feb 20;8:14456. doi: 10.1038/ncomms14456. Une publication soutenu par le LabEx BRAIN Abstract NMDA-receptor-dependent plasticity in the…

P-V Piazza et al. inNeuron

March 23rd, 2017 The CB1 Receptor as the Cornerstone of Exostasis. Pier Vincenzo Piazza, Daniela Cota, and Giovanni Marsicano. Neuron (2017),Neuron 93, March 22, 2017 ª 2017 Elsevier Inc. 1/j.neuron.2017.02.002/ Volume 93, Issue 6, p1252–1274, 22 March 2017 Giovanni Marsicano DVM, PhD Group Leader Group "Endocannabinoids and Neuroadaptation », Daniela Cota, MD,Group Leader, Group "Energy Balance and…

K. Guillem & S. Ahmed in Cerebral Cortex

Preference for Cocaine is Represented in the Orbitofrontal Cortex by an Increased Proportion of Cocaine Use-Coding Neurons, Karine Guillem, Serge H. Ahmed. Cereb Cortex 1-14.DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/cercor/bhw398a Serge Ahmed, team leader: Pathological decison-making in addiction / IMN https://doi.org/10.1093/cercor/bhw398a Information in french: La cocaïne est la deuxième drogue illicite la plus utilisée en Europe. Heureusement, tous les usagers de cocaïne…

Pierre Philip et al. in Scientific Reports

Le 3 avril 2017 Virtual human as a new diagnostic tool, a proof of concept study in the field of major depressive disorders. Pierre Philip, Jean-Arthur Micoulaud-Franchi, Patricia Sagaspe, Etienne De Sevin, Jérôme Olive, Stéphanie Bioulac & Alain Sauteraud Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 42656 (2017) doi:10.1038/srep4265 12 January 2017   Dans Sciences et Avenir…

Guillaume Lucas in Molecular Psychiatry

Inducing a long-term potentiation in the dentate gyrus is sufficient to produce rapid antidepressant-like effects. Kanzari A, Bourcier-Lucas C, Freyssin A, Abrous DN, Haddjeri N, Lucas G. Inducing a long-term potentiation in the dentate gyrus is sufficient to produce rapid antidepressant-like effects. Mol Psychiatry. 2017 May 9.  Information in french:  L'un des principaux défis de la…

Thomas Tourdias et al. inBrain

June 6th, 2017 Thalamic alterations remote to infarct appear as focal iron accumulation and impact clinical outcome. Kuchcinski G, Munsch F, Lopes R, Bigourdan A, Su J, Sagnier S, Renou P, Pruvo JP, Rutt BK, Dousset V, Sibon I, Tourdias T. Brain. 2017 May 25. doi: 10.1093/brain/awx114. [Epub ahead of print] Post-stroke outcome includes not only…

S.Parkes, E. Coutureau et al. inCerebral Cortex

June 29th, 2017 Insular and Ventrolateral Orbitofrontal Cortices Differentially Contribute to Goal-Directed Behavior in Rodents. Parkes SL, Ravassard PM, Cerpa JC, Wolff M, Ferreira G, Coutureau E. Cereb Cortex. 2017 May 25:1-13. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhx132. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28541407 CNRS, Institut de Neurosciences Cognitives et Intégratives d’Aquitaine, UMR 5287, Université de Bordeaux. / INRA, Nutrition…

Daniel Choquet and Yann Humeau in Nature

Hippocampal LTP and contextual learning require surface diffusion of AMPA receptors. Penn A.C., Zhang C.L., Georges F., Royer L., Breillat C., Hosy E., Petersen J.D., Humeau Y. and Choquet D. Nature, le 13 septembre 2017. DOI : 10.1038/nature23658 Institute for Interdisciplinary Neuroscience (IINS) / Bordeaux Neurocampus / Campus Carreire / Université de Bordeaux    …

Laurent Groc et al. dans Nature communications

Laurent Groc et al. in Nature communications Single receptor imaging in the intact brain : finally there !! The March 17, 2016 Targeting neurotransmitter receptors with nanoparticles in vivo allows single-molecule tracking in acute brain slices Juan A. Varela, Julien P. Dupuis, Laetitia Etchepare, Agnès Espana, Laurent Cognet & Laurent Groc. Nature Communications 7, Article number: 10947…

J-M Israel, S. Oliet et P. Ciofi inFront Neurosci.

The July 20, 2016 Israel JM, Oliet SH, Ciofi P. Electrophysiology of Hypothalamic Magnocellular Neurons In vitro: A Rhythmic Drive in Organotypic Cultures and Acute Slices.  Front Neurosci. 2016 Mar 31;10:109. 2016  This is a follow-up paper of our recent study concerning the pulsatile activity of hypothalamic neuroendocrine oxytocin neurons (Israel et al., 2014; see previous presentationand movie). A…

Ronan Chereau, Valentin Nagerl et al. in PNAS

Janaury 23rd, 2017 STED imaging reveals activity-dependent plasticity of axon morphology linked to changes in action potential conduction velocity by Ronan Chereau, Ezequiel Saraceno, Julie Angibaud, Daniel Cattaert and U. Valentin Nägerl Publication date: January 23, 2017 in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) Valentin Nagerl : Group leader Synaptic Plasticity and Super-Resolution…

G. Ferreira, P. Trifilieff et al. in eNeuro

Impact of Early Consumption of High-Fat Diet on the Mesolimbic Dopaminergic System. Naneix F, Tantot F, Glangetas C, Kaufling J, Janthakhin Y, Boitard C, De Smedt-Peyrusse V, Pape JR, Vancassel S, Trifilieff P, Georges F, Coutureau E, Ferreira G. eNeuro. 2017 Jun 1;4(3). pii: ENEURO.0120-17.2017. doi: 10.1523/ENEURO.0120-17.2017. eCollection 2017 May Une Publication NutriNeuro (Guillaume Ferreira /…

Sophie Layé et al. inJNeurosci

Amplification of mGlu5-endocannabinoid signaling rescues behavioral and synaptic deficits in a mouse model of adolescent and adult dietary polyunsaturated fatty acids imbalance. Antonia Manduca, Anissa Bara, Thomas Larrieu, Olivier Lassalle, Corinne Joffre, Sophie Layé and Olivier J. Manzoni / Journal of Neuroscience 19 June 2017, 3516-16; DOI Poor Adolescent Diet May Influence Brain and Behavior…

Xavier Leinekugel et al. in Neuropsychopharm.

Maria Isabel Carreno-Munoz, Fabienne Martins, Maria Carmen Medrano, Elisabetta Aloisi, Susanna Pietropaolo, Corentin Dechaud, Enejda Subashi, Guillaume Bony, Melanie Ginger, Abdelmalik Moujahid, Andreas Frick & Xavier Leinekugel (2017). Potential involvement of impaired BKCa channel function in sensory defensiveness and some behavioral disturbances induced by unfamiliar environment in a mouse model of FXS.  Neuropsychopharmacology, Jul 19 (in…

Getting out of the Shadow: Extracellular Brain Spaces Unveiled

Super-resolution imaging of the extracellular space in living brain tissue. Tonnesen J, VVGK Inavalli and Nägerl UV.  Cell. 2018 Feb 22;172(5):1108-1121.e15. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2018.02.007. Prof. U. Valentin Nägerl, PhD Institut Interdisciplinaire de Neurosciences (IINS) CNRS UMR 5297 / Université de Bordeaux / Centre Broca Nouvelle-Aquitaine / Bordeaux Neurocampus / Email : The extracellular space (ECS) of the brain provides the physical…