Functions and substrates of Metalloproteinases during EMT an cell migration

Intervenants

  • Eric Theveneau

This project focuses on assessing MMPs' functions during epithelial-mesenchymal transition and cell migration using Xenopus and Chicken embryos.

This project includes:

- Analysis of MMP14's functions during chick neural crest delamination/EMT (See Andrieu et al BioRXiv, 2018)

- Analysis of MMP14's functions during Xenopus neural crest migration

- Analysis of MMP14's functions in early chicken development and patterning

- Analysis of MMP28's functions in Xenopus early morphogenesis

 

Collaborations:

Prof. Jean-Pierre Saint-Jeannet, NYU, college of dentistry, NY, USA.

Prof. Dominique Alfandari, UMass, Amherst, USA.

 

Financements

           

Université Paul Sabatier
118 Route de Narbonne

31062 TOULOUSE Cedex
France

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