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Studies.

1976-1981
Magister en Ciencias, Faculty of Science, University of Chile.

1981-1983
Licenciature en Biologia, Faculty of Science, University of Chile. Laboratory of Experimental Epistemology.
Thesis topic: Visual temporal frame and the cortical alpha-rhythm.
Thesis Advisor: Dr. F. J . Varela.

1983-1989
PhD thesis in Neuroscience. Laboratory of Neuromuscular Physiology. University Pierre et Marie Curie, France.
Thesis topic: Long-Lasting modification of the synaptic properties of rat hippocampal CA3 neurones after epileptiform activity.
Thesis Advisor: Dr. Y Ben-Ari.

1989-1991
Post-Doctoral stage. Laboratory of Genetics. Dr. Barry Ganetzky. (Department of Genetics. University of Madison-Wisconsin. USA)

1990-
Chargé de Recherche puis directeur de Recherche au CNRS.

Refereed Publications.

Ramat A, Audibert A, Louvet-Vallée S, Simon F, Fichelson P and Gho M * (2016) Escargot and Scratch regulate neural commitment by antagonizing Notch activity in Drosophila sensory organs. Development 143; 3024-3034.
Ayeni JO#, Audibert A #, Fichelson P, Srayko M, Gho * M & Campbell SD * (2016) G2-phase arrest prevents bristle progenitor self-renewal and synchronizes cell division with cell fate differentiation. Development 143;1160-1169.
Sallé J, Campbell SD, Gho M & Audibert A. (2012) CycA is involved in the control of endoreplication dynamics in the Drosophila bristle lineage. Development, 139; 547-557.
Buffin E & Gho M (2010) Laser Microdissection of sensory organ precursor cells of Drosophila microchaetes. PLoS ONE 5(2): e9285.
Simon F, Fichelson P, Gho M & Audibert A (2009) Notch and Prospero repress proliferation following cyclinE overexpression in the Drosophila bristle lineage. PLoS Genet. 8:e1000594.
Remaud S, Audibert A & Gho M (2008) S-phase favours Notch cell responsiveness in the Drosophila bristle lineage. PLoS ONE 3(11) : e3646.
Balakireva, M., Rosse, C., Langevin, J., Chien, Y. C., Gho, M., Gonzy-Treboul, G., Voegeling-Lemaire, S., Aresta, S., Lepesant, J. A., Bellaiche, Y. et al. (2006). The Ral/exocyst effector complex counters c-Jun N-terminal kinase-dependent apoptosis in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Cell Biol 26, 8953-63.
Langevin, J., Le Borgne, R., Rosenfeld, F., Gho, M., Schweisguth, F. & Bellaiche, Y. (2005). Lethal giant larvae controls the localization of notch-signaling regulators numb, neuralized, and Sanpodo in Drosophila sensory-organ precursor cells. Curr Biol 15, 955-62). Delta activity independent of its activity as a ligand of Notch. BMC Dev Biol 5,6.
Fichelson, P., Audibert, A., Simon, F. & Gho, M. (2005). Cell cycle and cell-fate determination in Drosophila neural cell lineages. Trends Genet 21, 413-20.
Audibert, A., Simon, F. & Gho, M. (2005). Cell cycle diversity involves differential regulation of Cyclin E activity in the Drosophila bristle cell lineage. Development 132, 2287-97.
Fichelson, P. & Gho, M. (2004) Mother-daughter precursor cell fate transformation after Cdc2 down-regulation in the Drosophila bristle lineage. Dev Biol 276, 367-377.
Fichelson, P. & Gho, M (2003) The glial cell undergoes apoptosis in the microchaete lienage of Drosophila. Development 130; 3573-3584.
Bellaïche, Y., Gho, M., Kaltschmidt, J.A., Brand, A.H. & Schweisguth, F. (2001) Frizzled regulates localisation of cell-fate determinants and mitotic spindle rotation during asymmetric cell division. Nat. Cell Biol. 3 ; 50-57.
Gho, M., Bellaïche, Y & Schweisguth, F. (1999) Revisting the Drosophila microchaete lineage: a novel intrinsically asymmetric cell division generates a glial cell. Development 126; 3573-3584.
Gho, M. & Schweisguth, F. (1998) Frizzled signalling controls orientation of asymmetric sense organ precursor cell divisions in Drosophila. Nature 393; 178-181.
Gho, M., Lecourtois, M., Géraud, G., Posakony, J & Schweisguth, F. (1996) Subcellular localization of Suppresor of Hairless in Drosophila sense organ cells during Notch signalling. Development 122; 1673-1682.
Schweisguth, F., Gho, M & Lecourtois, M. (1996) Control of cell fate choices by lateral signalling in the adult peripheral nervous system of Drosophila melanogaser. Developmental Genetics 18; 28-39.
Gho, M. (1994) Voltage-clamp analysis of gap junctions between embryonic muscles in Drosophila. Journal of Physiology (Lond.) 481; 371-383.
Canal, I., Fariñas, I., Gho, M. & Ferrús, A. (1994) The presynaptic cell determines the number of synapses in the Drosophila optic ganglia. European Journal of Neuroscience 6; 1423-1431
Gho, M., McDonald, K. Ganetzky, B. & Saxton, W. M. (1992) Effects of kinesin mutations on neural functions. Science 258; 313-316.
Gho, M., & Ganetzky, B. (1992) Analysis of repolarization of presynaptic motor terminals in Drosophila larvae using potassium channels-blocking drugs and mutations. Journal of Experimental Biology 170; 93-111.
Ben-Ari, Y., Represa, A., Tremblay, R., Robain, O., Buzsaki, G., Lasalle, G. L, Rovira, C., Gho, M., Cherubini, E. & Fisher, R.S. (1992) Epileptogenesis and Neuronal plasticity – Studies on kainate receptor in the human and rat hippocampus. Epilepsy Research (Suppl. 8) 369-373.
Rovira, C., Gho, M. & Ben-Ari, Y. (1990) Block of GABAb activated K+ conductance by kainate and quisqualate in rat CA3 hippocampal pyramidal neurones. Pflügers Arch. 415; 471-478.
Gho, M. & Varela, F. J. (1988) A quantitative assessment of the dependency of the visual temporal frame upon the cortical rhythm. Journal de Physiologie 83; 95-101.
Neuman, R. S., Ben-Ari, Y., Gho, M. & Cherubini, E. (1988) Blockage of excitatory synaptic transmission by 6-cyano-7 nitroquinoxaline -2,3-dione (CNQX) in the hippocampus in vitro. Neuroscience Letters, 92, 64-68.
Ben-Ari, Y. & Gho, M. (1988) Long-Lasting modification of the synaptic properties of rat hippocampal CA3 neurones after action of kainic acid. Journal of Physiology (Lond.) 404, 365-384.
Cherubini, E., Ben-Ari, Y., Gho, M. Bidard, J. N. & Lazdunski, M. (1987). A bee venom peptide induces long term potentiation of synaptic transmission in the hippocampus. Nature 328, 70-73.
Cherubini, E., Rovira, C. Gho, M. & Ben-Ari, Y. (1986). Effects of kainate on CA1 hippocampal neurons recorded in vitro. Adv Exp Med Biol. 1986;203:475-484.
Gho, M., King, A. E., Ben-Ari, Y. & Cherubini, E. (1986). Kainate reduces two voltage-dependent potassium conductances in rat hippocampal neurons in vitro. Brain Research 385, 411-414.
Gho, M. & Mallart, A. (1986). Two Ca-dependent K currents in Drosophila muscle. in IEEE/Eight Annual Conference of the Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. 966-969.
Gho, M. & Mallart, A. (1986). Two distinct calcium-activated potassium currents in larval muscle fibres of Drosophila melanogaster. Pflügers Arch. 407, 526-533.