Pascale QUIGNON

Information

Research professor

Catherine ANDRÉ Group

+33 (0)2 23 23 54 35

Villejean campus / Building 4 / Room 221/2

Responsibilities

Co-responsible of the international section of the “Life sciences” license of the University of Rennes 1.

Member of the “Life Sciences” license council of the University of Rennes 1.

Education

  • Cell biology in first year “Life sciences” license of the University of Rennes 1.
  • Mendel genetics in second and third year “Life sciences” license of the University of Rennes 1 (SMC and BCGMP courses).
  • Genetics in “Cellular and molecular sciences” Master (SCMV) of the university of Rennes 1.
  • Conferences in “Biology and molecular pathologies” Master of Nantes, and in first year of veterinary school of Nantes.

Shared responsibilities

Member of the “seminars” work group of the IGDR.

In a few words

During my PhD in the “Dog genetics team” I identified the olfactory receptor coding gene repertoire of the dog and I participated of the radiation hybrid mapping of the dog genome. Then I joined Dr Ostrander Lab at the NHGRI (NIH, Bethesda, USA) as a post-doc where I localized loci implicated in several canine morphological phenotypes thanks to the analysis of SNP chip genotyping data. Since 2009, I am working in Catherine Andre’s team and my projects aim at the identification the genes and their mutations implicated in canine hereditary genetic diseases, particularly neurological and ophthalmological diseases.

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