Epigenetic plasticity and polarity of the embryo

Team Members

Nathalie Dostatni, PhD

Nathalie Dostatni

Nathalie Dostatni Team leader, Professor Team Dostatni Unit Deputy Director Team Leader Tel: Back to the list

- Group leader at the Curie Institute since 2001.
- Professor at Sorbonne University since 2012.
- Director of Research at INSERM (2000-2012).
- Professor in Charge of teaching at the Ecole Polytechnique (2001-2013).
- Junior group leader (ATIPE) at the IBDM, Marseilles (1996-2001).
- HDR of the University of the Mediterranean, Marseilles, October 1999.
- Post-doctorant in Claude Desplan’s Lab, Rockefeller University, NY (1991-1996).
- Doctorant of the University Paris VII, Moshe Yaniv’s lab, Pasteur Institute, Paris (1985-1991).
- Recruited CR2 at INSERM (1990).
- X82 Ingenior of the Ecole Polytechnique (1985).

Key publications

Year of publication 2018

Tanguy Lucas, Huy Tran, Carmina Angelica Perez Romero, Aurélien Guillou, Cécile Fradin, Mathieu Coppey, Aleksandra M Walczak, Nathalie Dostatni (2018 Oct 27)

3 minutes to precisely measure morphogen concentration.

PLoS genetics : e1007676 : DOI : 10.1371/journal.pgen.1007676
Huy Tran, Jonathan Desponds, Carmina Angelica Perez Romero, Mathieu Coppey, Cecile Fradin, Nathalie Dostatni, Aleksandra M Walczak (2018 Oct 12)

Precision in a rush: Trade-offs between reproducibility and steepness of the hunchback expression pattern.

PLoS computational biology : e1006513 : DOI : 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1006513
Marie Clémot, Anahi Molla-Herman, Juliette Mathieu, Jean-René Huynh, Nathalie Dostatni (2018 Aug 11)

The replicative histone chaperone CAF1 is essential for the maintenance of identity and genome integrity in adult stem cells.

Development (Cambridge, England) : DOI : dev161190

Year of publication 2013

Tanguy Lucas, Teresa Ferraro, Baptiste Roelens, Jose De Las Heras Chanes, Aleksandra M Walczak, Mathieu Coppey, Nathalie Dostatni (2013 Jul 26)

Live imaging of bicoid-dependent transcription in Drosophila embryos.

Current biology : CB : 2135-9 : DOI : 10.1016/j.cub.2013.08.053

Year of publication 2010

Aude Porcher, Asmahan Abu-Arish, Sébastien Huart, Baptiste Roelens, Cécile Fradin, Nathalie Dostatni (2010 Jul 29)

The time to measure positional information: maternal hunchback is required for the synchrony of the Bicoid transcriptional response at the onset of zygotic transcription.

Development (Cambridge, England) : 2795-804 : DOI : 10.1242/dev.051300
Aude Porcher, Nathalie Dostatni (2010 Mar 12)

The bicoid morphogen system.

Current biology : CB : R249-54 : DOI : 10.1016/j.cub.2010.01.026
Asmahan Abu-Arish, Aude Porcher, Anna Czerwonka, Nathalie Dostatni, Cécile Fradin (2010 Mar 2)

High mobility of bicoid captured by fluorescence correlation spectroscopy: implication for the rapid establishment of its gradient.

Biophysical journal : L33-5 : DOI : 10.1016/j.bpj.2010.05.031