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Visiting Research Associate


  • Residency in Dermatology, Paris Hospitals, France, ongoing
  • MD, Université Paris Descartes, France, 2012
  • PhD, Cell Biology, Université Paris Descartes, France, 2009
  • MSc, Cell Biology, Université Paris Descartes, France, 2006

research project title

'Dynamic regulation of  human interfollicular epidermis stem cells '

core expertise

  • Calcium signalling
  • Mitochondrial biology
  • Live-cell imaging
  • Oncodermatology
  • Vascular medicine


[Full PubMed list]

•  'Ryanodine receptor blockade reduces Amyloid-beta load and memory impairments in Tg2576 mouse model of Alzheimer disease.' Oulès B, Del Prete D, Greco B, Zhang X, Lauritzen I, Sevalle J, Moreno S, Paterlini-Brèchot P, Trebak M, Checler F, Benfenati F, Chami M. J Neurosci, 2012;Aug 22;32(34):11820-11834. PMID: 22915123 [PubMed]

•  'Mitochondrial calcium signaling: role in oxidative phosphorylation diseases.' Oulès B, Del Prete D, Chami M. Bioenergetics, 2012; Kevin Clark (Ed.), ISBN 978-953-51-0090-4.

•  'Calcium signaling-dependent mitochondrial dysfunction and bioenergetics regulation in respiratory chain complex II deficiency.' MBaya E*, Oulès B*, Caspersen C, Tacine R, Massinet H, Pennuto M, Chretien D, Munnich A, Rötig A, Rizzuto R, Rutter GA, Paterlini-Bréchot P, Chami M. (* co-first authors). Cell Death Differ, 2010; Dec;17(12):1855-66. PMID: 20489732 [PubMed]

•  'Identification of CANT1 mutations in Desbuquois dysplasia.' Huber C*, Oulès B*, Bertoli M, Chami M, Fradin M, Alanay Y, Al-Gazali LI, Ausems MG, Bitoun P, Cavalcanti DP, Krebs A, Le Merrer M, Mortier G, Shafeghati Y, Superti-Furga A, Robertson SP, Le Goff C, Muda AO, Paterlini-Bréchot P, Munnich A, Cormier-Daire V. (* co-first authors). Am J Hum Genet, 2009; Nov;85(5):706-10. PMID: 19853239 [PubMed]

•  'Role of SERCA1 truncated isoform in the proapoptotic Ca2+ transfer from ER to mitochondria during ER stress.' Chami M*, Oulès B*, Szabadkai G, Tacine R, Rizzuto R, Paterlini-Bréchot P. (* co-first authors). Mol Cell. 2008;Dec 5;32(5):641-51. PMID: 19061639 [PubMed]

•  'Cytobiological consequences of calcium-signaling alterations induced by human viral proteins.' Chami M*, Oulès B*, Paterlini-Bréchot P. Biochem Biophys Acta, 2006; Nov;1763(11):1344-62. PMID: 17059849 [PubMed]