PhD student (Université Paris Cité)
Emmanuel is a Ph.D. student in Rougeulle’s lab where he is questioning how the rapid evolution of the non-coding genome can reshape biological processes in species on a short evolutionary time scale.
To that end, he studies X Chromosome Inactivation in non-human primates closely related to humans, the Rhesus monkey and Chimpanzee, since this essential biological process is controlled by non-coding players and displays species-specific mechanisms.
- Rosspopoff O, Cazottes E, Huret C, Loda A, Collier A, Casanova M, Rugg-Gunn P, Heard E, Ouimette JF, Rougeulle C. Species-specific regulation of XIST by the JPX/FTX orthologs. Nucleic Acids Research, 2023 Feb
- Cazottes E., Rougeulle C. Straight to the X: Modeling Human X Chromosome Inactivation in hESCs by FGF Signal Blockade.Cell Stem Cell. 2020 Sep 3;27(3):352-353