Publications and communications of Bernard Peers

Massoz, L., Bergemann, D., Lavergne, A., Reynders, C., Désiront, C., Goossens, C., Flasse, L., Peers, B., Voz, M., & Manfroid, I. (2023). Negative cell cycle regulation by Calcineurin is necessary for proper beta cell regeneration in zebrafish. eLife. doi:10.7554/elife.88813.1

Reuter, A.-S., Stern, D., Bernard, A., Goossens, C., Lavergne, A., Flasse, L., Von Berg, V., Manfroid, I., Peers, B., & Voz, M. (14 March 2022). Identification of an evolutionarily conserved domain in Neurod1 favouring enteroendocrine versus goblet cell fate. PLoS Genetics, 18 (3), 1010109. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1010109

Baranasic, D., Hörtenhuber, M., Balwierz, P. J., Zehnder, T., Mukarram, A. K., Nepal, C., Várnai, C., Hadzhiev, Y., Jimenez-Gonzalez, A., Li, N., Wragg, J., D'Orazio, F. M., Relic, D., Pachkov, M., Díaz, N., Hernández-Rodríguez, B., Chen, Z., Stoiber, M., Dong, M., ... Müller, F. (2022). Multiomic atlas with functional stratification and developmental dynamics of zebrafish cis-regulatory elements. Nature Genetics, 54 (7), 1037-1050. doi:10.1038/s41588-022-01089-w

Carril Pardo, C. A., Massoz, L., Dupont, M., Bergemann, D., Bourdouxhe, J., Lavergne, A., Tarifeño Saldivia, E., Helker, C. S., Stainier, D. Y. T., Peers, B., Voz, M., & Manfroid, I. (2022). A δ-cell subpopulation with pro-β cell identity contributes to efficient age-independent recovery in a zebrafish diabetes model. eLife, 11. doi:10.7554/eLife.67576

López-Pérez, A. R., Balwierz, P. J., Lenhard, B., Muller, F., Wardle, F. C., Manfroid, I., Voz, M., & Peers, B. (2021). Identification of downstream effectors of retinoic acid specifying the zebrafish pancreas by integrative genomics. Scientific Reports, 11 (1), 22717. doi:10.1038/s41598-021-02039-y

Nepal, C., Hadzhiev, Y., Balwierz, P. J., Tarifeño-Saldivia, E., Cardenas, R., Wragg, J. W., Suzuki, A. M. M., Carninci, P., Peers, B., Lenhard, B., Andersen, J. B., & Müller, F. (10 January 2020). Dual-initiation promoters with intertwined canonical and TCT/TOP transcription start sites diversify transcript processing. Nature Communications, 11 (1), 168. doi:10.1038/s41467-019-13687-0

Lavergne, A.* , Tarifeño-Saldivia, E.* , Pirson, J., Reuter, A.-S., Flasse, L., Manfroid, I., Voz, M.* , & Peers, B.*. (2020). Pancreatic and intestinal endocrine cells in zebrafish share common transcriptomic signatures and regulatory programmes. BMC Biology, 18 (1), 109. doi:10.1186/s12915-020-00840-1
* These authors have contributed equally to this work.

Facchinello, N., Tarifeño-Saldivia, E., Grisan, E., Schiavone, Peron, M., Ek, O., Schmitne, N., Meyer, D., Peers, B., Tiso, N., & Argenton, F. (29 August 2017). Tcf7l2 plays pleiotropic roles in the control of glucose homeostasis, pancreas morphology, vascularization and regeneration. Scientific Reports, 7 (1), 9605. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-09867-x

Halluin, C., Madelaine, R., Naye, F., Peers, B., Roussigne, M., & Blader, P. (07 July 2016). Habenular Neurogenesis in Zebrafish Is Regulated by a Hedgehog, Pax6 Proneural Gene Cascade. PLoS ONE, 11 (7), 0158210. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0158210

Verstraelen,, S., Peers, B., Maho, W., Hollanders, K., Remy, S., Berckmans, P., Covaci, A., & Witters, H. (2016). Phenotypic and biomarker evaluation of zebrafish larvae as an alternative model to predict mammalian hepatotoxicity. Journal of Applied Toxicology, 10.1002/jat.3288. doi:10.1002/jat.3288

Ghaye, A., Bergemann, D., Tarifeño Saldivia, E., Flasse, L., Von Berg, V., Peers, B., Voz, M.* , & Manfroid, I.*. (02 September 2015). Progenitor potential of nkx6.1-expressing cells throughout zebrafish life and during beta cell regeneration. BMC Biology, 13, 70. doi:10.1186/s12915-015-0179-4
* These authors have contributed equally to this work.

Peers, B. (2015). Biologie du développement (partim. animal).

Flasse, L., Pirson, J., Stern, D., Von Berg, V., Manfroid, I., Peers, B., & Voz, M. (July 2013). Ascl1b and Neurod1, instead of Neurog3, control pancreatic endocrine cell fate in zebrafish. BMC Biology, 11, 78. doi:10.1186/1741-7007-11-78

Flasse, L., Stern, D., Pirson, J., Manfroid, I., Peers, B., & Voz, M. (2013). The bHLH transcription factor Ascl1a is essential for the specification of the intestinal secretory cells and mediates Notch signaling in the zebrafish intestine. Developmental Biology, 376 (2), 187-97. doi:10.1016/j.ydbio.2013.01.011

Naye, F., Voz, M., Detry, N., Hammerschmidt, M., Peers, B., & Manfroid, I. (2012). Essential roles of zebrafish bmp2a, fgf10 and fgf24 in the specification of the ventral pancreas. Molecular Biology of the Cell. doi:10.1091/mbc.E11-08-0664

Djiotsa, J., Verbruggen, V., Giacomotto, J., Ishibashi, M., Manning, E., Rinkwitz, S., Manfroid, I., Voz, M., & Peers, B. (2012). Pax4 is not essential for beta-cell differentiation in zebrafish embryos but modulates alpha-cell generation by repressing arx gene expression. BMC Developmental Biology, 12, 37. doi:10.1186/1471-213X-12-37

Voz, M., Coppieters, W., Manfroid, I., Baudhuin, A., Von Berg, V., Charlier, C., Meyer, D., Driever, W., Martial, J., & Peers, B. (2012). Fast Homozygosity Mapping and Identification of a Zebrafish ENU-Induced Mutation by Whole-Genome Sequencing. PLoS ONE, 7 (4), 34671. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0034671

Binot, A.-C., Manfroid, I., Flasse, L., Winandy, M., Motte, P., Martial, J., Peers, B., & Voz, M. (01 February 2010). Nkx6.1 and nkx6.2 regulate alpha- and beta-cell formation in zebrafish by acting on pancreatic endocrine progenitor cells. Developmental Biology, 340 (2), 397-407. doi:10.1016/j.ydbio.2010.01.025

Soyer, J., Flasse, L., Raffelsberger, W., Beucher, A., Orvain, C., Peers, B., Ravassard, P., Vermot, J., Voz, M., Mellitzer, G., & Gradwohl, G. (January 2010). Rfx6 is an Ngn3-dependent winged helix transcription factor required for pancreatic islet cell development. Development, 137 (2), 203-12. doi:10.1242/dev.041673

Delporte, F. M., Pasque, V., Devos, N., Manfroid, I., Voz, M., Motte, P., Biemar, F., Martial, J., & Peers, B. (2008). Expression of zebrafish pax6b in pancreas is regulated by two enhancers containing highly conserved cis-elements bound by PDX1, PBX and PREP factors. BMC Developmental Biology, 8, 53. doi:10.1186/1471-213X-8-53

Manfroid, I., Delporte, F., Baudhuin, A., Motte, P., Neumann, C. J., Voz, M., Martial, J., & Peers, B. (2007). Reciprocal endoderm-mesoderm interactions mediated by fgf24 and fgf10 govern pancreas development. Development, 134 (22), 4011-21. doi:10.1242/dev.007823

Stetsyuk, V., Peers, B., Mavropoulos, A., Verbruggen, V., Thisse, B., Thisse, C., Motte, P., Duvillie, B., & Scharfmann, R. (2007). Calsenilin is required for endocrine pancreas development in zebrafish. Developmental Dynamics, 236 (6), 1517-25. doi:10.1002/dvdy.21149

Peeters, H., Voz, M., Verschueren, K., De Cat, B., Pendeville, H., Thienpont, B., Schellens, A., Belmont, J. W., David, G., Van De Ven, W. J. M., Fryns, J.-P., Gewillig, M., Huylebroeck, D., Peers, B., & Devriendt, K. (2006). Sesn1 is a novel gene for left-right asymmetry and mediating nodal signaling. Human Molecular Genetics, 15 (22), 3369-77. doi:10.1093/hmg/ddl413

Devos, N., Deflorian, G., Biemar, F., Bortolussi, M., Martial, J., Peers, B., & Argenton, F. (2002). Differential expression of two somatostatin genes during zebrafish embryonic development. Mechanisms of Development, 115 (1-2), 133-7. doi:10.1016/S0925-4773(02)00082-5

Biemar, F., Devos, N., Martial, J., Driever, W., & Peers, B. (December 2001). Cloning and expression of the TALE superclass homeobox Meis2 gene during zebrafish embryonic development. Mechanisms of Development, 109 (2), 427-431. doi:10.1016/S0925-4773(01)00554-8

Biemar, F., Argenton, F., Schmidtke, R., Epperlein, S., Peers, B., & Driever, W. (2001). Pancreas development in zebrafish: early dispersed appearance of endocrine hormone expressing cells and their convergence to form the definitive islet. Developmental Biology, 230 (2), 189-203. doi:10.1006/dbio.2000.0103

Dutta, S., Gannon, M., Peers, B., Wright, C., Bonner-Weir, S., & Montminy, M. (2001). PDX:PBX complexes are required for normal proliferation of pancreatic cells during development. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 98 (3), 1065-70. doi:10.1073/pnas.98.3.1065