Group leader

Claude PRIGENT Group

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Villejean Campus / Building 4 / Room 226

In a few words

DUT Mesures Physiques - 1980
PhD Biology - 1990
Post-doc Imperial research Fund, Clare Hall Laboratories, South Mimms, UK (1990-1993)
Group leader Cell Cycle team since 1996
Scientific Director MRic (Microscopy Rennes Imaging Center, IBiSA) since 2000
Director Institute of Genetics and Development of Rennes IGDR UMR 6290 CNRS UR1 (2004-2016)
Research Director CNRS since 2002
Associate Professor University Laval, Quebec, Canada (April 2014 – April 2016)

Major publications

  • - Benaud C, Le Dez G, Mironov S, Galli F, Reboutier D, Prigent C.
    Annexin A2 is required for the early steps of cytokinesis.
    EMBO Rep. 2015 Apr;16(4):481-9.

    - Watrin E, Demidova M, Watrin T, Hu Z, Prigent C.
    Sororin pre-mRNA splicing is required for proper sister chromatid cohesion in human cells.
    EMBO Rep. 2014 Sep;15(9):948-55.

    - Reboutier D, Troadec MB, Cremet JY, Chauvin L, Guen V, Salaun P, Prigent C
    Aurora A is involved in central spindle assembly through phosphorylation of Ser19 in P150Glued.
    J Cell Biol. 2013 Apr 1;201(1):65-79.

    - Reboutier D, Troadec MB, Cremet JY, Fukasawa K, Prigent C.
    Nucleophosmin/B23 activates Aurora A at the centrosome through phosphorylation of serine 89.
    J Cell Biol. 2012 Apr 2;197(1):19-26.

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