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Cornil Charlotte

GIGA Neurosciences - Neuroendocrinology

Département des sciences biomédicales et précliniques

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ORCID
0000-0002-5536-7753

Main Research Fields
Neurosciences & behavior
Anatomy (cytology, histology, embryology...) & physiology
Endocrinology, metabolism & nutrition
Zoology
Animal psychology, ethology & psychobiology
Main Keywords
aromatase; Japanese quail; Testosterone; Aromatase; Animals;
Main Unit & Research Centers
Giga-Neurosciences - ULiège
Centre de Neurobiologie Cellulaire et Moléculaire
GIGA Neurosciences-Neuroendocrinology - ULiège
Centre de Neurobiologie Cellulaire ou Moléculaire
Departement of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Main Co-authors
Balthazart, Jacques 
Ball, Gregory F
de Bournonville, Catherine 
Ball, Gregory
Ball, Gregory F.

Publications (total 192)

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Bakker, J., Balthazart, J., Baron, F., Beguin, Y., Bettendorff, L., Blanpain, C., Bureau, F., Caers, J., Cani, P., Cataldo, D., Cornil, C., Clercx, C., Cloots, R., Colige, A., Daube, G., De Backer, O., de Kerchove d'Exaerde, A., Desmecht, D., Desmet, C., & Wittamer, V. (2018). La souris, le patient, et le faux expert. Décryptage d'une mystification. Le Vif. L'Express. https://hdl.handle.net/2268/224102
The most cited
273 citations (OCI)
Seredynski, A., Balthazart, J., Ball, G. F., & Cornil, C. (September 2015). Estrogen Receptor β Activation Rapidly Modulates Male Sexual Motivation through the Transactivation of Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor 1a. Journal of Neuroscience, 35 (38), 13110-23. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2332-14.2015 https://hdl.handle.net/2268/189327

Rusidze, M., Faure, M., Sicard, P., Raymond-Letron, I., Giton, F., Vessieres, E., Prévot, V., Henrion, D., Arnal, J.-F. O., Cornil, C., & Lenfant, F. (In press). Loss of function of the maternal membrane oestrogen receptor ERα alters expansion of trophoblast cells and impacts mouse fertility. Development. doi:10.1242/dev.200683
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Cornil, C., & Ball, G. F. (In press). Jacques Balthazart. In R. Nelson & Z. Weil, Biographical History of Behavioral Neuroendocrinology. Springer.
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Cornil, C. (28 July 2022). Role of neuroestrogens in the control of male sexual behavior. Paper presented at International Congress of Neuroethology, Lisbon, Portugal.
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Dussenne, M., Delcourt, J., Poncin, P., Cornil, C., & Parmentier, E. (June 2022). Impact of temperature-induced sex reversal on behavior and sound production in Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). Hormones and Behavior, 142, 105173. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2022.105173
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Cornil, C., & Court, L. (June 2022). Neuroestrogens in the control of sexual behavior: Past, present, and future. Current Opinion in Endocrine and Metabolic Research, 24, 100334. doi:10.1016/j.coemr.2022.100334
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Dos Santos, E. B., Ball, G. F., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (18 May 2022). Treatment with androgens plus estrogens cannot reverse sex differences in song and the song control nuclei in adult canaries. Hormones and Behavior, 143, 105197. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2022.105197
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Chiver, I., Ball, G. F., LALLEMAND, F., Vandries, L., Plumier, J. P., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (10 May 2022). Photoperiodic control of singing behavior and reproductive physiology in male Fife fancy canaries. Hormones and Behavior, 143, 105194. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2022.105194
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de Bournonville, C., Lemoine, P., Cornil, C., Arnal Jean-François (Other coll.), Lenfant Françoise (Other coll.), & Foidart, J.-M. (Other coll.). (09 May 2022). Membrane estrogen receptor alpha rapidly regulates male mice sexual behavior. Poster session presented at 14th meeting of the Belgian Society for Neuroscience (BSN), Bruxelles, Belgium.

Court, L., Balthazart, J., Ball, G. F., & Cornil, C. (2022). Role of aromatase in distinct brain nuclei of the social behavior network in the expression of sexual behavior in male Japanese quail. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 34, 13127.
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Cornez, G., Valle, S., Barros Dos Santos, E., Chiver, I., Muller, W., Ball, G., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (27 August 2021). Perineuronal nets in HVC and plasticity in male canary song. PLoS ONE, 16 (8), 0252560. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0252560
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Chiver, I., LALLEMAND, F., Cornil, C., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (29 June 2021). Photoperiodic control of singing behavior and reproductive physiology in male fife fancy canaries. Poster session presented at Virtual Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Neuroendocrinology.

de Bournonville, C., Lemoine, P., Foidart, J.-M., Arnal, J.-F., Lenfant, F., & Cornil, C. (29 June 2021). Further investigation of the rapid control of male sexual behavior by neuroestrogens in mice. Poster session presented at Virtual Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Neuroendocrinology.

Barros Dos Santos, E., Ball, G. F., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (29 May 2021). Activational effects of androgens and estrogens can not reverse sex differences in song behavior and the song control nuclei in adult male and female canaries. Poster session presented at Virtual Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Neuroendocrinology.

Cornil, C. (26 May 2021). Cooperation of nuclear and membrane-actions of neuroestrogens in the control of male sexual behavior. Paper presented at FASEB Steroid Hormones and Receptors in Health and Disease Virtual Conference.

Court, L., Balthazart, J., Ball, G. F., & Cornil, C. (26 February 2021). LONG TERM EFFECTS OF THE INHIBITION OF BRAIN AROMATASE ON THE EXPRESSION OF SOCIO-SEXUAL BEHAVIORS IN MALE JAPANESE QUAIL. Paper presented at virtual meeting steroids and nervous system.

de Bournonville, C., Lemoine, P., Foidart, J.-M., Arnal, J.-F., Lenfant, F., & Cornil, C. (26 February 2021). Role of membrane estrogen receptor alpha in the rapid control of male sexual behavior in mice. Poster session presented at virtual meeting steroids and nervous system.

Diddens, J., Coussement, L., Frankl-Vilches, C., Majumbar, G., Steyaert, S., Ter Haar, S., Galle, J., De Meester, E., De Keulenaer, S., Van Criekinge, W., Cornil, C., Balthazart, J., Van Der Linden, A., De Meyer, T., & Vanden Berghe, W. (2021). DNA Methylation Regulates Transcription Factor-Specific Neurodevelopmental but Not Sexually Dimorphic Gene Expression Dynamics in Zebra Finch Telencephalon. Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology, 9, 583555. doi:10.3389/fcell.2021.583555
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Court, L., Balthazart, J., Ball, G. F., & Cornil, C. (2021). Effect of chronic intracerebroventricular administration of an aromatase inhibitor on the expression of socio-sexual behaviors in male Japanese quail. Behavioural Brain Research, 410, 113315. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2021.113315
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de Bournonville, M.-P., de Bournonville, C., Vandries, L., Nys, G., Fillet, M., Ball, G., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2021). Rapid changes in brain estrogen concentration during male sexual behavior are site and stimulus specific. Scientific Reports, 11 (1), 20130. doi:10.1038/s41598-021-99497-1
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Delage, C., Nys, G., Fillet, M., & Cornil, C. (2021). Effect of cyclo-oxygenase inhibition on embryonic microglia and the sexual differentiation of the brain and behavior of Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica). Hormones and Behavior, 134, 105024. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2021.105024
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Court, L., Balthazart, J., Ball, G. F., & Cornil, C. (18 December 2020). EFFECT OF CHRONIC INTRACEREBROVENTRICULAR ADMINISTRATION OF AN AROMATASE INHIBITOR ON THE EXPRESSION OF SOCIO-SEXUAL BEHAVIORS IN MALE JAPANESE QUAIL. Paper presented at Journée scientifique virtuelle de la Société de Neuroendocrinologie.

Khbouz, B., de Bournonville, C., Court, L., Corona, R., Taziaux, M., Arnal, J.-F., Lenfant, F., & Cornil, C. (2020). Role for the Membrane Estrogen Receptor alpha in the sexual differentiation of the brain. European Journal of Neuroscience, 52 (1), 2627-2645. doi:10.1111/ejn.14646
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Dussenne, M., Gennotte, V., Rougeot, C., Mélard, C., & Cornil, C. (2020). Consequences of temperature-induced sex reversal on hormones and brain in Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). Hormones and Behavior, 121. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2020.104728
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Cornez, G., Langro, J., Cornil, C., Balthazart, J., & Lynch, K. (2020). Comparing perineuronal nets and parvalbumin development between black bird species with differences in early developmental song exposure. Journal of Experimental Biology, 223 (Pt1), 212910. doi:10.1242/jeb.212910
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Cornez, G., Schevchouk, O., Ghorbanpoor, S., Ball, G., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2020). Testosterone stimulates perineuronal nets development around parvalbumin cells in the adult canary brain in parallel with song crystallization. Hormones and Behavior, 119, 104643. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2019.104643
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Delage, C., & Cornil, C. (2020). Estrogen-dependent sex difference in microglia in the developing brain of Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica). Developmental Neurobiology, 80 (7-8), 239-262. doi:10.1002/dneu.22781
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Cornez, G., Collignon, C., Müller, W., Ball, G., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2020). Seasonal changes of perineuronal nets and song learning in adult canaries (Serinus canaria)
. Behavioural Brain Research, 380, 112437. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2019.112437
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Court, L., Vandries, L., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2020). Key role of estrogen receptor β in the organization of brain and behavior of the Japanese quail. Hormones and Behavior, 125, 104827. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2020.104827
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Cornez, G., Collignon, C., Müller, W., Cornil, C., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (2020). Development of perineuronal nets during ontogeny correlates with sensorimotor vocal learning in canaries. eNeuro, 7 (2), 0361-19.2020. doi:10.1523/ENEURO.0361-19.2020
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Cornil, C., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (2020). Sexually differentiated and neuroanatomically specific co-expression of aromatase neurons and GAD67 in the male and female quail brain. European Journal of Neuroscience, 52 (3), 2963-2981. doi:10.1111/ejn.14765
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Cornil, C., Khbouz, B., Court, L., Tazaiux, M., Corona, R., Arnal, J.-F., & Lenfant, F. (21 May 2019). MEMBRANE ESTROGEN RECEPTOR ALPHA PARTICIPATES IN THE ORGANIZATION OF THE BRAIN BY PERINATAL ESTROGENS. Paper presented at Symposium on Sex Differences, Erice, Italy.

Delage, C., Nys, G., Fillet, M., & Cornil, C. (May 2019). Microglia and prostanoids, potential players in sexual differentiation of the brain and behavior of the Japanese quail. Paper presented at Sex differences, dimorphisms, divergences: impact on brain and behavior in health and disease.

Cornil, C. (16 February 2019). Neuroestrogens and female sexual behavior. Paper presented at 10th International meeting Steroids and Nervous System, Torino, Italy.

Cornil, C. (17 January 2019). Role of membrane-initiated effects of estrogens in brain programming. Paper presented at Séminiare invité à l'INRA, Nouzilly, France.

Cornil, C., & Bakker, J. (2019). Alternative views on the role of sex steroid hormones on the emergence of phenotypic diversity in female sexual orientation. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 48 (5), 1309-1313. doi:10.1007/s10508-018-1343-z
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de Bournonville, M.-P., Vandries, L., Ball, G., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2019). Site-specific effects of aromatase inhibition on the activation of male sexual behavior in male Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica). Hormones and Behavior, 108, 42-49. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2018.12.015
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de Bournonville, C., Schmit, M., Telle, M., Court, L., Ball, G., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2019). Effects of a novel partner and sexual satiety on the expression of male sexual behavior and brain aromatase activity in quail. Behavioural Brain Research, 359, 502-515. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2018.11.026
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Liere, P., Cornil, C., de Bournonville, M.-P., Pianos, A., Keller, M., Schumacher, M., & Balthazart, J. (2019). Steroid profiles in quail brain and serum: sex and regional differences and effects of castration with steroid replacement. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 31 (2), 12681. doi:10.1111/jne.12681
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Dussenne, M., Gennotte, V., Rougeot, C., Mélard, C., & Cornil, C. (2019). Effects of temperature-induced sex-reversal on arginine-vasotocine (AVT) and GnRH neurons in the brain of Nile tilapia neomales (Oreochromis niloticus). Poster session presented at Society for Behavioral neuroendocrinology, Bloomington, United States.

Cornil, C. (2019). The organization and activation of sexual behavior in quail. In M. Ludwig & G. Levkowitz, Model animals in neuroendocrinology: From worm to mouse to man. Wiley Blackwell.
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Shevchouk, O. T., Ball, G. F., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2019). Rapid testosterone-induced growth of the medial preoptic nucleus in male canaries. Physiology and Behavior, 204, 20-26. doi:10.1016/j.physbeh.2019.02.007
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Caro, S., Cornil, C., van Oers, K., & Visser, M. (2019). Personality and gonadal development as sources of individual variation in response to GnRH challenge in female great tits. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 286 (1902), 20190142. doi:10.1098/rspb.2019.0142
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Vandries, L., Ghorbanpoor, S., Cornez, G., Shevchouk, O., Ball, G., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2019). Testosterone or estradiol when implanted in the medial preoptic nucleus trigger short low-amplitude songs in female canaries. eNeuro, 6 (2), 0502-18.2019. doi:10.1523/ENEURO.0502-18.2019
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Cornez, G., Collignon, C., Müller, W., Ball, G., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (05 November 2018). Correlation between song learning and perineuronal nets development in song control system nuclei of juvenile canaries. Poster session presented at Neuroscience 2018, San Diego, United States - California.

Court, L., Fagot, L., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (November 2018). Key Role of Estrogen Receptors Beta (ERβ) in the Sexual Differentiation of Japanese quail. Poster session presented at Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, California, United States.

Cornil, C. (17 July 2018). Does membrane estrogen signaling play a role in brain sexual differentiation ? Paper presented at 7th International Congress of Neuroendocrinology, Toronto, Canada.

Bakker, J., Balthazart, J., Baron, F., Beguin, Y., Bettendorff, L., Blanpain, C., Bureau, F., Caers, J., Cani, P., Cataldo, D., Cornil, C., Clercx, C., Cloots, R., Colige, A., Daube, G., De Backer, O., de Kerchove d'Exaerde, A., Desmecht, D., Desmet, C., & Wittamer, V. (2018). La souris, le patient, et le faux expert. Décryptage d'une mystification. Le Vif. L'Express.

Cornil, C. (27 February 2018). The dual action of neuroestrogens : when nuclear- and membrane-initiated estrogen signaling cooperate to regulate behavior. Paper presented at Nuclear Receptor Conference, Cancun, Mexico.

Cornil, C. (26 February 2018). Neuroestrogens play a key role in the control of male and female behavior. Paper presented at Instituto de Neurobiologica Seminars, Queretaro, Mexico.

Cornil, C. (2018). On the role of brain aromatase in females: why are estrogens produced locally when they are available systemically? Journal of Comparative Physiology. A, Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural and Behavioral Physiology, 204, 31–49. doi:10.1007/s00359-017-1224-2
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Cornez, G., Jonckers, E., ter Haar, S., VanderLinden, A., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2018). Timing of perineuronal nets development in the zebra finch song control system correlates with developmental song learning. Proceedings of the Royal Society. Biological Sciences. doi:10.1098/rspb.2018.0849
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Cornil, C., Ball, G., & Balthazart, J. (2018). Differential control of appetitive and consummatory sexual behavior by neuroestrogens in male quail. Hormones and Behavior, 104, 15-31. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2018.02.006
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Alward, B., Cornil, C., Balthazart, J., & Ball, G. (2018). The regulation of birdsong by testosterone: Multiple time-scales and multiple sites of action. Hormones and Behavior, 104, 32-40. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2018.04.010
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Kokras, N., Pastromas, N., Papasava, D., de Bournonville, C., Cornil, C., & Dalla, C. (2018). Sex differences in behavioral and neurochemical effects of gonadectomy and aromatase inhibition in rats. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 87, 93-107. doi:10.1016/j.psyneuen.2017.10.007
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Cornil, C., & de Bournonville, C. (2018). Dual action of neuro-estrogens in the regulation of male sexual behavior. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 256, 57-62. doi:10.1016/j.ygcen.2017.05.002
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Dussenne, M., Gennotte, V., Rougeot, C., Mélard, C., & Cornil, C. (2018). Effects of temperature-induced sex-reversal on arginine-vasotocine neurons in the brain of Nile tilapia neomales (Oreochromis niloticus). Paper presented at Benelux Zoology Congress, Anvers, Belgium.

Dussenne, M., Gennotte, V., Rougeot, C., Mélard, C., & Cornil, C. (2018). Effects of sex-reversal on arginine-vasotocin (AVT) neurones on brain of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) XX neonates. Poster session presented at International Symposium on Reproductive Physiology of Fish, Manaus, Brazil.

Shevchouk, O., Ghorbanpoor, S., Smith, E., Liere, P., Schumacher, M., Ball, G., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2018). Behavioral evidence for sex steroids hypersensitivity in castrated male canaries. Hormones and Behavior. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2018.06.004
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Cornez, G., Jonckers, E., Ter Haar, S., Shevchouk, O., Ghorbanpoor, S., Ball, G., Van der Linden, A., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (13 November 2017). Perinueronal nets development correlates with developmental and adult neuroplasticity related to song learning in the songbird brain. Poster session presented at Neuroscience 2017, Washington DC, United States.

de Bournonville, M.-P., de Bournonville, C., Ball, G., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (11 November 2017). Rapid changes in preoptic estradiol concentration during male sexual behavior. Poster session presented at Neuroscience 2017, Washington DC, United States.

Cornil, C. (07 November 2017). Cooperation of nuclear- and membrane-initiated signaling of estrogens in the control of male sexual behavior. Paper presented at Nuclear Receptor Research Network, Leuven, Belgium.

Court, L., Taziaux, M., Arnal, J.-F., Lenfant, F., & Cornil, C. (June 2017). A Role for Membrane Estrogen Receptor Alpha in Brain Sexual Differentiation? Poster session presented at 21st Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, Long Beach, California, United States.

de Bournonville, M.-P., de Bournonville, C., Ball, G., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2017). Changes in preoptic estradiol concentrations during male sexual behavior. Frontiers in Neuroscience. doi:10.3389/conf.fnins.2017.94.00014
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Delage, C., Nys, G., Fillet, M., & Cornil, C. (2017). Potential role of microglia and prostaglandins in the sexual differentiation of brain and behavior of Japanese quail. Frontiers in Neuroscience. doi:10.3389/conf.fnins.2017.94.00103

Cornez, G., Jonckers, E., Schevchouk, O., Ghorbanpoor, S., Ball, G., Van Der Linden, A., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (22 May 2017). Perineuronal nets and song learning-related neuroplasticity in the songbird brain. Paper presented at 12th National Meeting of the Belgian Society for Neuroscience, Ghent, Belgium.

Court, L., Taziaux, M., Arnal, J.-F., Lenfant, F., & Cornil, C. (22 May 2017). A Role for Membrane Estrogen Receptor Alpha in Brain Sexual Differentiation? Poster session presented at 12th National Congress of the Belgian Society for Neuroscience, Gent, Belgium.

Khbouz, B., Corona, R., Gerard, A., & Cornil, C. (May 2017). EFFECT OF ESTETROL ON THE NEGATIVE FEEDBACK OF ESTROGENS ON LH SECRETION. Poster session presented at 12th National Congress of the Belgian Society for Neuroscience (BSN), Ghent, Belgium, May 2017, Ghent, Belgium.

Delage, C., Nys, G., Fillet, M., & Cornil, C. (May 2017). Role of microglia and prostaglandins in estrogen-dependent sexual differentiation of brain and behavior. Poster session presented at Euron PhD workshop & Symposium: Microglia in development and disease, Hasselt, Belgium.

Delage, C., Nys, G., Fillet, M., & Cornil, C. (May 2017). Potential role of microglia and prostaglandins in the sexual differentiation of brain and behavior of Japanese quail. Poster session presented at 12ième congrès national de la société belge de neuroscience, Ghent, Belgium.

Cornil, C. (12 February 2017). Changes in preoptic estradiol and glutamate concentration in the preoptic area during male sexual behavior. Paper presented at 9th International Meeting Steroids and nervous system, Torino, Italy.

Cornez, G., Madison, F. N., Van der Linden, A., Cornil, C., Yoder, K. M., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (07 February 2017). Perineuronal nets and vocal plasticity in songbirds: a proposed mechanism to explain the difference between closed-ended and open-ended learning. Developmental Neurobiology, 77 (8), 975-994. doi:10.1002/dneu.22485
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Delage, C., Nys, G., Fillet, M., & Cornil, C. (01 February 2017). Investigating the role of microglia and prostaglandins in sexual differentiation of brain and behavior mediated by estrogens. Paper presented at GIGA Day, Liège, Belgium.

Shevchouk, O., Ghorbanpoor, S., Ball, G. F., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2017). Testosterone-induced neuroendocrine changes in the medial preoptic area precede song activation and plasticity in song control nuclei of female canaries. European Journal of Neuroscience, 45 (7), 886-900. doi:10.1111/ejn.13530
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de groof, G., Balthazart, J., Cornil, C., & Van der Linden, A. (2017). Topography and Lateralized Effect of Acute Aromatase Inhibition on Auditory Processing in a Seasonal Songbird. Journal of Neuroscience, 37 (16), 4243-4254. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1961-16.2017
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Shevchouk, O., Ball, G. F., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2017). Studies of HVC Plasticity in Adult Canaries Reveal Social Effects and Sex Differences as Well as Limitations of Multiple Markers Available to Assess Adult Neurogenesis. PLoS ONE, 12 (1), 0170938. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0170938
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de Bournonville, C., Smolders, I., Van Eeckhaut, A., Ball, G., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2017). Glutamate released in the preoptic area during sexual behavior controls local estrogen synthesis in male quail. Psychoneuroendocrinology. doi:10.1016/j.psyneuen.2017.02.002
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Hamaide, J., De Groof, G., Van Steenkiste, G., Jeurissen, B., Van Audekerke, J., Naeyaert, M., Van Ruijssevelt, L., Cornil, C., Sijbers, J., Verhoye, M., & Van der Linden, A. (2017). Exploring sex differences in the adult zebra finch brain: in vivo diffusion tensor imaging and ex vivo super-resolution track density imaging. NeuroImage, 146, 789-803. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.09.067
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Raymaekers, S. R., Verbeure, W., Ter Haar, S. M., Cornil, C., Balthazart, J., & Darras, V. M. (2017). A dynamic, sex-specific expression pattern of genes regulating thyroid hormone action in the developing zebra finch song control system. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 240, 91-102. doi:10.1016/j.ygcen.2016.09.016
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de Bournonville, C., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2017). Rapid changes in brain aromatase activity in the female quail brain following expression of sexual behaviour. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 29 (11). doi:10.1111/jne.12542
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Gennotte, V., Akonkwa, B., Mélard, C., Denoël, M., Cornil, C., & Rougeot, C. (2017). Do sex reversal procedures differentially affect agonistic behaviors and sex steroid levels depending on the sexual genotype in Nile tilapia? Journal of Experimental Zoology. Part A, Ecological Genetics and Physiology, 327 (4), 153-162. doi:10.1002/jez.2080
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Remage-Healey, L., Heimovics, S. A., Soma, K. K., & Cornil, C. (2017). Rapid Effects of Estrogens on Avian Brain and Social Behavior. In D. W. Pfaff, A. P. Arnold, A. M. Etgen, S. E. Fahrbach, & R. T. Rubin, Hormones, Brain and Behavior (3rd Edition, pp. 2: 291-303). Elsevier. doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-803592-4.00032-8
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Cornil, C. (15 November 2016). Acute regulation of male sexual behavior by brain-derived estrogens. Paper presented at The annual meeting of the Society for Neurosciences (SFN), San Diego, CA, United States.

de Bournonville, C., de Bournonville, M.-P., Aourz, N., Van Eeckhaut, A., Smolders, I., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (November 2016). Preoptic glutamate and estradiol release during male sexual behavior. Poster session presented at Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, United States.

Cornez, G., Shevchouk, O., Madison, F., Ball, G., Van der Linden, A., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (14 October 2016). Seasonal changes and steroid control of perineuronal nets in the song control system. Paper presented at 11th International Symposium on Avian Endocrinology.

Cornil, C. (13 October 2016). Dual action of neuro-estrogens in the regulation of male sexual behavior. Paper presented at 11th International Symposium on Avian Endocrinology, Niagara on the lake, Canada.

Cornil, C. (August 2016). The dual action of neuroestrogens on sexual behavior. Paper presented at 28th Conference of European Comparative Endocrinologists.

Cornil, C. (07 March 2016). A role for membrane estrogen receptor alpha in the sexual differentiation of kisspeptin neurons? Paper presented at 4th Scientific meeting/Training School of the European GnRH Network, Budapest, Hungary.

de Bournonville, C., Balthazart, J., Ball, G., & Cornil, C. (2016). Non-ovarian aromatization is required to activate female sexual motivation in testosterone-treated ovariectomized quail. Hormones and Behavior, 83, 45-59. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2016.05.011
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Alward, B. A., de Bournonville, C., Chan, T. T., Balthazart, J., Cornil, C., & Ball, G. F. (2016). Aromatase inhibition rapidly affects in a reversible manner distinct features of birdsong. Scientific Reports, 32344. doi:10.1038/srep32344
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Rudolph, L. M., Cornil, C., Mittelman-Smith, M. A., Rainville, J. R., Remage-Healey, L., Sinchak, K., & Micevych, P. E. (2016). Actions of steroids: New Neurotransmitters. Journal of Neuroscience, 36 (45), 11449-11458. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2473-16.2016
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Cornil, C. (09 October 2015). The dual action of neuroestrogens on behavior. Paper presented at Seminars of the Institute of Biological and environmental Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom.

Seredynski, A., Balthazart, J., Ball, G. F., & Cornil, C. (September 2015). Estrogen Receptor β Activation Rapidly Modulates Male Sexual Motivation through the Transactivation of Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor 1a. Journal of Neuroscience, 35 (38), 13110-23. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2332-14.2015
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Shevchouk, O. T., Ball, G. F., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (13 June 2015). Multiple markers reveal different features of social effects and sex differences in HVC neurogenesis. Poster session presented at Society for Behavioural Neuroendocrinology 18th Annual Meeting, Pacific Grove, United States.

Cornil, C. (08 June 2015). Dual actions of neuroestrogens on the regulation of behavior. Paper presented at Hippocampus Spring conference, Taormina (Sicily), Italy.

Charlier, T. D., Cornil, C., Patte-Mensah, C., Meyer, L., Mensah-Nyagan, A. G., & Balthazart, J. (2015). Local modulation of steroid action: rapid control of enzymatic activity. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 9, 83. doi:10.3389/fnins.2015.00083
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Cornil, C., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (2015). The dual action of estrogen hypothesis. Trends in Neurosciences, 38 (7), 408-16. doi:10.1016/j.tins.2015.05.004
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de Bournonville, C., Ball, G. F., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2015). Non-ovarian aromatization regulates sexual motivation and receptivity in female quail. Poster session presented at Society for Neuroscience.

Cornez, G., Ter Haar, S. M., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2015). Anatomically discrete sex differences in neuroplasticity in zebra finches as reflected by perineuronal nets. PLoS ONE, 10 (4), 0123199. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0123199
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de Bournonville, C., Aourz, N., Van Eeckhaut, A., Smolders, I., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (17 November 2014). Glutamate controls brain estrogen synthesis during sexual interactions. Poster session presented at Society for Neuroscience, Washington DC, United States.

Cornil, C., Schmit, M., de Bournonville, C., Ceuleers, M.-A., Daulne, C., & Balthazart, J. (23 August 2014). Age-dependent and age-independent effects of testosterone in male quail. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 208C, 64-72. doi:10.1016/j.ygcen.2014.08.007
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Cornez, G., Ter Haar, S., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (25 June 2014). Sex differences in perineuronal nets and parvalbumin expression in the zebra finch (taeniopygia guttata) song system. Poster session presented at 8th International conference on hormones, brain and behavior, Liège, Belgium.

Shevchouk, O. T., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (25 June 2014). INFLUENCE OF SOCIAL CONTEXT ON SINGING BEHAVIOUR AND SONG SYSTEM PLASTICITY. Poster session presented at 8th International Conference on Hormones, Brain and Behavior, Liege, Belgium.

Cornil, C. (04 April 2014). Acute regulation of sexual motivation by neuro-estrogens. Paper presented at Seminar, Hamburg, Germany.

Cornil, C. (2014). Sex in the brain. International Innovation, 157, 100-102.

Gennotte, V., Balagizi, D. A., Mélard, C., Denoël, M., Ylieff, M., Cornil, C., & Rougeot, C. (2014). Influence of sexual genotype on agonistic behaviors and sex steroid levels of phenotypic males and females in the Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). Poster session presented at 8Th International Conference on Hormones, Brain and Behavior, Liège, Belgium.

Dickens, M. J., de Bournonville, C., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2014). Relationships between rapid changes in local aromatase activity and estradiol concentrations in male and female quail brain. Hormones and Behavior, 65 (2), 154-164. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2013.12.011
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de Bournonville, C., Aourz, N., van Eeckhaut, A., Smolders, I., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2014). The sexual behavior induced-inhibition of aromatase activity in the preoptic nucleus is mediated by glutamate release. Poster session presented at 8th International Conference on Hormones, Brain and Behavior.

de Bournonville, C., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2014). Involvement of estrogens in the control of female sexual motivation and receptivity. Poster session presented at GIGA-day meeting.

Alix, P., Venkatesan, K., Scuvée-Moreau, J., Massotte, L., Nguyen Trung, M.-L., Cornil, C., & Seutin, V. (2014). Mechanism of the medium-duration afterhyperpolarization in rat serotonergic neurons. European Journal of Neuroscience, 39 (2), 186-196. doi:10.1111/ejn.12408
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de Bournonville, C., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (10 November 2013). Estrogens control female sexual motivation and receptivity in quail. Poster session presented at Society for Neuroscience.

Seredynski, A., Ball, G. F., Kelly, M. J., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (13 September 2013). Activation of estrogen receptor beta (ERb) by estrogens rapidly regulates male sexual motivation. Paper presented at 17th Euron PhD student days, Liège, Belgium.

Cornil, C. (19 July 2013). Neuro-estrogens and sexual behavior. Paper presented at 17th International Congress of Comparative Endocrinology, Barcelona, Spain.

Cornil, C. (18 February 2013). Rapid control of reproductive behavior by locally synthesized estrogens – focus on aromatase. Paper presented at Steroids and Nervous System Meeting, Torino, Italy.

Seredynski, A., Balthazart, J., Christophe, V., Ball, G., & Cornil, C. (02 January 2013). Neuroestrogens Rapidly Regulate Sexual Motivation But Not Performance. Journal of Neuroscience, 33 (1), 164-174. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2557-12.2013
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Dickens, M., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2013). Neurochemical control of rapid stress-induced changes in brain aromatase activity. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 25 (4), 329-39. doi:10.1111/jne.12012
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Charlier, T., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2013). RAPID MODULATION OF AROMATASE ACTIVITY IN THE VERTEBRATE BRAIN. Journal of Experimental Neuroscience.
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Balthazart, J., Corbisier de Méaultsart, C., Ball, G., & Cornil, C. (2013). Distinct Neuroendocrine mechanisms control neural activity underlying sex differences in sexual motivation and performance. European Journal of Neuroscience, 37 (5), 735-42. doi:10.1111/ejn.12102
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Cornil, C., Seredynski, A., de Bournonville, C., Dickens, M., Charlier, T., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (2013). Rapid control of reproductive behaviour by locally synthesised oestrogens: focus on aromatase. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 25 (11), 1070-8. doi:10.1111/jne.12062
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de Bournonville, C., Dickens, M. J., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2013). Dynamic changes in brain aromatase activity following sexual interactions in males: Where, when and why? Psychoneuroendocrinology, 38 (6), 789-99. doi:10.1016/j.psyneuen.2012.09.001
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de Bournonville, C., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2013). Female sexual and social behaviors are controlled by estrogens. Poster session presented at EURON PhD-days.

de Bournonville, C., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2013). Female sexual motivation is controlled by estrogens in quail. Poster session presented at 10th Meeting of the Belgian Society for Neuroscience.

de Bournonville, C., Schmit, M., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2013). Local estradiol synthesis in the brain and its implication in male and female sexual motivation of Japanese quail. Trabajos del Instituto Cajal.
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de Bournonville, C., Schmit, M., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2013). Are neuroestrogens implicated in sexual motivation? Development of experimental protocols. Poster session presented at GIGA-day meeting.

Cornil, C. (25 August 2012). Brain-derived estrogens rapidly control sexual behavior in Japanese quail. Paper presented at 26th Conference of European Comparative Endocrinologists, Zurich, Switzerland.

de Bournonville, C., Dickens, M. J., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (04 May 2012). Dynamic and region specific changes in estrogen production induced by reproductive stimuli. Poster session presented at GIGA-day meeting.

Dickens, M. J., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2012). Brain aromatase and circulating corticosterone are rapidly regulated by combined acute stress and sexual interaction in a sex specific manner. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 24 (10), 1322-34. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2826.2012.02340.x
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Cornil, C., Leung, C. H., Pletcher, E. R., Naranjo, K. C., Blauman, S. J., & Saldanha, C. J. (2012). Acute and Specific Modulation of Presynaptic Aromatization in the Vertebrate Brain. Endocrinology, 153 (6), 2562-7. doi:10.1210/en.2011-2159
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Cornil, C., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (2012). Rapid control of male typical behaviors by brain-derived estrogens. Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology. doi:10.1016/j.yfrne.2012.08.003
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de Bournonville, C., Dickens, M. J., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2012). Region- and context-specific rapid changes in brain aromatase activity following social interactions. Poster session presented at Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology 16th Annual Meeting.

Charlier, T., Cornil, C., Ball, G., & Balthazart, J. (2012). Cellular mechanisms controlling rapid changes in brain aromatase activity. In J. Balthazart & G. Ball (Eds.), Brain aromatase, estrogens and behavior. Oxford University press.

Cornil, C., Dickens, M., BAll, G., & Balthazart, J. (2012). Rapid modulation of aromatase activity by social and environmental stimuli in quail. In J. Balthazart & G. Ball (Eds.), Brain aromatase, estrogens and behavior. Oxford University Press.

Balthazart, J., Charlier, T., Cornil, C., Dickens, M., Harada, N., Konkle, A., Voigt, C., & Ball, G. (September 2011). Sex differences in brain aromatase activity: genomic and non-genomic controls. Frontiers in Endocrinology, 2, 34. doi:10.3389/fendo.2011.00034
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de Bournonville, C., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (31 January 2011). Male sexual behavior rapidly modulates the synthesis of estrogens in discrete preoptic and hypothalamic regions. Poster session presented at Giga-day.

Heimovics, S. A., Cornil, C., Hellis, J. M. S., Ball, G. F., & Riters, L. V. (2011). SEASONAL AND INDIVIDUAL VARIATION IN SINGING BEHAVIOR CORRELATES WITH ALPHA 2-NORADRENERGIC RECEPTOR DENSITY IN BRAIN REGIONS IMPLICATED IN SONG, SEXUAL, AND SOCIAL BEHAVIOR. Neuroscience, 182, 133-143. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2011.03.012
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Charlier, T., Harada, N., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2011). Human and Quail Aromatase Activity Is Rapidly and Reversibly Inhibited by Phosphorylating Conditions. Endocrinology, 152 (11), 4199-210. doi:10.1210/en.2011-0119
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Cornil, C., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Charlier, T. (2011). Organizing effects of sex steroids on brain aromatase activity in quail. PLoS ONE, 6 (4), 19196. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0019196
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de Bournonville, C., Ball, G. F., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (2011). Rapid changes of aromatase activity in discrete brain regions following social interactions. Trabajos del Instituto Cajal, LXXXIII, 147-148.
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Dickens, M. J., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2011). Acute Stress Differentially Affects Aromatase Activity in Specific Brain Nuclei of Adult Male and Female Quail. Endocrinology, 52 (11), 4242-51. doi:10.1210/en.2011-1341
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Cornil, C. (24 August 2010). Rapid changes in brain estrogen production acutely modulate male sexual behavior. Paper presented at 25th International Ornithological Congress, Campos do Jordao, Brazil.

Cornil, C. (13 July 2010). Rapid effects of estrogens produced in the brain on male sexual behavior. Paper presented at 7th International Congress of Neuroendocrinology, Rouen, France.

Cornil, C., & Ball, G. (April 2010). Effects of social experience on subsequent sexual performance in naïve male Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica). Hormones and Behavior, 57, 515–522. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2010.02.010
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Bardet, S. M., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2010). Testosterone recruits new aromatase-imunoreactive cells in neonatal quail brain. Neuroreport, 21 (5), 376-80. doi:10.1097/WNR.0b013e3283378edf
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Kleitz-Nelson, H., Dominguez, J., Cornil, C., & Ball, G. (2010). Is sexual motivational state linked to dopamine release in the medial preoptic area? Behavioral Neuroscience. doi:10.1037/a0018767
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Cornil, C., & Charlier, T. (2010). Rapid behavioural effects of oestrogens and and fast regulation of their local synthesis by brain aromatase. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 22, 664-673. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2826.2010.02023.x
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Dickens, M., Charlier, T., Cornil, C., Ball, G., & Balthazart, J. (2010). Rapid regulation of aromatase activity and the role of stress. Poster session presented at Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, United States.

Charlier, T., Cornil, C., Ball, G., & Balthazart, J. (2010). Diversity of mechanisms involved in aromatase regulation and estrogen action in the brain. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - General Subjects. doi:10.1016/j.bbagen.2009.12.010
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Balthazart, J., Cornil, C., Charlier, T., & Ball, G. F. (2010). Brain aromatase activity and male sexual behavior. Annales d'Endocrinologie, 71, 332-333.
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Cornil, C. (15 February 2009). Rapid behavioral effects of brain estrogens. Paper presented at International Meeting Steroid and Nervous System, Torino, Italy.

Kleitz, H. K., Cornil, C., Balthazart, J., & Ball, G. F. (2009). Species Differences in the Relative Densities of D1- and D2-Like Dopamine Receptor Subtypes in the Japanese Quail and Rats: An in vitro Quantitative Receptor Autoradiography Study. Brain, Behavior and Evolution, 73 (2), 81-90. doi:10.1159/000209864
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Noirot, I., Adler, H. J., Cornil, C., Harada, N., Dooling, R. J., Balthazart, J., & Ball, G. F. (2009). Presence of aromatase and estrogen receptor alpha in the inner ear of zebra finches. Hearing Research. doi:10.1016/j.heares.2009.04.012
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Balthazart, J., Cornil, C., Charlier, T., Taziaux, M., & Ball, G. F. (2009). Estradiol, a key endocrine signal in the sexual differentiation and activation of reproductive behavior in quail. Journal of Experimental Zoology. Part A, Ecological Genetics and Physiology, 311 (5), 323-45. doi:10.1002/jez.464
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Heimovics, S. A., Cornil, C., Ball, G. F., & Riters, L. V. (2009). D1-like dopamine receptor density in nuclei involved in social behavior correlates with song in a context-dependent fashion in male European starlings. Neuroscience, 159 (3), 962-73. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2009.01.042
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Cornil, C., Stevenson, T. J., & Ball, G. F. (2009). Are rapid changes in gonadal testosterone release involved in the fast modulation of brain estrogen effects? General and Comparative Endocrinology. doi:10.1016/j.ygcen.2009.04.029
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Cornil, C. (2009). Rapid regulation of brain oestrogen synthesis: the behavioural roles of oestrogens and their fates. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 21 (3), 217-26. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2826.2009.01822.x
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Balthazart, J., Taziaux, M., Holloway, K., Ball, G. F., & Cornil, C. (2009). Behavioral effects of brain-derived estrogens in birds. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1163, 31-48. doi:10.1111/j.1749-6632.2008.03637.x
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Cornil, C., & Ball, G. F. (2008). Interplay among catecholamine systems: dopamine binds to alpha2-adrenergic receptors in birds and mammals. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 511 (5), 610-27. doi:10.1002/cne.21861
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Cornil, C., Castelino, C. B., & Ball, G. F. (2008). Dopamine binds to alpha(2)-adrenergic receptors in the song control system of zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata). Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy, 35 (2), 202-15. doi:10.1016/j.jchemneu.2007.10.004
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Cornil, C. (19 December 2007). L’œstradiol est-il un neurotransmetteur ? Paper presented at Mini-Conférence, Liège, Belgium.

Cornil, C., & Ball, G. F. (02 November 2007). Dopamine binds to alpha2-adrenergic receptors: Evidence from binding, electrophysiological and behavioral studies. Paper presented at J.B. Johnston Club, San Diego, CA, United States.

Taziaux, M., Lopez, J., Cornil, C., Balthazart, J., & Holloway, K. S. (May 2007). Differential c-fos expression in the brain of male Japanese quail following exposure to stimuli that predict or do not predict the arrival of a female. European Journal of Neuroscience, 25 (9), 2835-2846. doi:10.1111/j.1460-9568.2007.05542.x
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Cornil, C., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (18 December 2006). Functional significance of the rapid regulation of brain estrogen action: Where do the estrogens come from? Brain Research, 1126, 2-26. doi:10.1016/j.brainres.2006.07.098
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Taziaux, M., Cornil, C., Dejace, C., Arckens, L., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (April 2006). Neuroanatomical specificity in the expression of the immediate early gene c-fos following expression of appetitive and consummatory male sexual behaviour in Japanese quail. European Journal of Neuroscience, 23 (7), 1869-1887. doi:10.1111/j.1460-9568.2006.04719.x
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Cornil, C., Taziaux, M., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (21 February 2006). Modulation of estrogen availability rapidly affects male sexual behavior in Japanese quail. Paper presented at Young Investigator Symposium - Sex and Gene Expression/Workshop on Steroid Hormones and Brain Function conference, Breckeridge, Co, United States.

Cornil, C., Dalla, C., Papadopoulou-Daifoti, Z., Baillien, M., & Balthazart, J. (06 January 2006). Estradiol rapidly activates male sexual behavior and affects brain monoamine levels in the quail brain. Behavioural Brain Research, 166 (1), 110-123. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2005.07.017
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Balthazart, J., Cornil, C., Taziaux, M., Charlier, T., Baillien, M., & Ball, G. F. (2006). Rapid changes in production and behavioral action of estrogens. Neuroscience, 138 (3), 783-91. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2005.06.016
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Cornil, C., Taziaux, M., Baillien, M., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (January 2006). Rapid effects of aromatase inhibition on male reproductive behaviors in Japanese quail [letter to the editor]. Hormones and Behavior, 49 (1), 45-67. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2005.05.003
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Cornil, C., Balthazart, J., & Ball, G. F. (05 November 2005). How does dopamine regulate male sexual behavior : lessons from the birds. Paper presented at J.B.Johnston Club, Washington D.C., United States.

Cornil, C., Dalla, C., Papadopoulou-Daifoti, Z., Baillien, M., Dejace, C., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (September 2005). Rapid decreases in preoptic aromatase activity and brain monoamine concentrations after engaging in male sexual behavior. Endocrinology, 146 (9), 3809-3820. doi:10.1210/en.2005-0441
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Cornil, C., Dejace, C., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (20 August 2005). Dopamine modulates male sexual behavior in Japanese quail in part via actions on noradrenergic receptors. Behavioural Brain Research, 163 (1), 42-57. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2005.04.018
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Cornil, C., Balthazart, J., & Ball, G. F. (June 2005). Dopamine binds to alpha2-noradrenergic receptors in quail brain: Implications for the activation of male sexual behavior. Hormones and Behavior, 48 (1), 95.
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Taziaux, M., Cornil, C., Dejace, C., & Balthazart, J. (June 2005). Differences in neural activation following expression of appetitive and consummatory male sexual behavior in the quail brain. Hormones and Behavior, 48 (1), 130.
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Holloway, K. S., Balthazart, J., & Cornil, C. (February 2005). Androgen mediation of conditioned rhythmic cloacal sphincter movements in Japanese quail (Coturnix Japonica). Journal of Comparative Psychology, 119 (1), 49-57. doi:10.1037/0735-7036.119.1.49
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Balthazart, J., Baillien, M., Charlier, T., Taziaux, M., & Cornil, C. (2005). Rapid changes in production and behavioral action of estrogens. Trabajos del Instituto Cajal, 80, 39.

Cornil, C. (2004). Caractérisation du phénotype des cellules à aromatase et étude de la signification fonctionnelle des modulations rapides de l'activité aromatasique chez la caille japonaise (Coturnix japonica). Unpublished doctoral thesis, ULiège - Université de Liège.
Jury: Balthazart, J. (Promotor), Poncin, P., Seutin, V., Plumier, J.-C., Ball, G. F., Holloway, K., & Panzica, G.

Cornil, C., Seutin, V., Motte, P., & Balthazart, J. (17 December 2004). Electrophysiological and neurochemical characterization of neurons of the medical preoptic area in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica). Brain Research, 1029 (2), 224-240. doi:10.1016/j.brainres.2004.09.047
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Taziaux, M., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (30 November 2004). Aromatase inhibition blocks the expression of sexually-motivated cloacal gland movements in male quail. Behavioural Processes, 67 (3), 461-469. doi:10.1016/j.beproc.2004.07.007
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Balthazart, J., Baillien, M., Cornil, C., & Ball, G. F. (15 November 2004). Preoptic aromatase modulates male sexual behavior: slow and fast mechanisms of action [letter to the editor]. Physiology and Behavior, 83 (2), 247-270. doi:10.1016/j.physbeh.2004.08.025
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Cornil, C., Holloway, K. S., Taziaux, M., & Balthazart, J. (30 October 2004). The effects of aromatase inhibition on testosterone-dependent conditioned rhythmic cloacal sphincter movements in male Japanese quail. Physiology and Behavior, 83 (1), 99-105. doi:10.1016/j.physbeh.2004.07.011
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Cornil, C., Seutin, V., & Balthazart, J. (27 July 2004). Interaction of dopamine with noradrenergic receptors in the preoptic area and sexual behavior in male quail. Paper presented at 8th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, Young Investigators Symposium, Lisboa, Portugal.

Holloway, K. S., Cornil, C., Taziaux, M., & Balthazart, J. (June 2004). Aromatase activity modulates conditioned cloacal sphincter movements, an appetitive sexual behavior, in Japanese quail. Hormones and Behavior, 46 (1), 92.
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Balthazart, J., Baillien, M., & Cornil, C. (June 2004). Rapid regulation of brain aromatase activity by afferent inputs: Behavioral implications. Hormones and Behavior, 46 (1), 127.
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Holloway, K., Cornil, C., & Balthazart, J. (2004). Effects of central administration of Naloxone on the extinction of appetitive sexual responses. Behavioural Brain Research, 153 (2), 567-572. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2004.01.010
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Balthazart, J., Baillien, M., Cornil, C., Charlier, T., Evrard, H. C., & Ball, G. (2004). Behavioral effects of rapid changes in aromatase activity in the central nervous system. In C. Kordon, R. C. Gaillard, & Y. Christen (Eds.), Research and perspectives in endocrine action (pp. 173-200).

Cornil, C., Ball, G. F., & Balthazart, J. (25 September 2003). 17ß-estradiol and vorozole, an aromatase inhibitor, rapidly modulate male sexual behavior in Japanese quail. Paper presented at 7th EURON PhD student day, Brussels, Belgium.

Cornil, C., Seutin, P., Motte, P., & Balthazart, J. (11 May 2003). Alpha noradrenergic receptors mediate dopaminergic effects in the quail preoptic area. Paper presented at Belgian Society for Neuroscience Meeting, Brussels, Belgium.

Balthazart, J., Baillien, M., Charlier, T., Cornil, C., & Ball, G. (2003). Multiple mechanisms control brain aromatase activity at the genomic and non-genomic level. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 86, 367-379. doi:10.1016/S0960-0760(03)00346-7
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Balthazart, J., Baillien, M., Charlier, T., Cornil, C., & Ball, G. (2003). The neuroendocrinology of reproductive behavior in Japanese quail. Domestic Animal Endocrinology, 25, 69-82. doi:10.1016/S0739-7240(03)00046-8
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Cornil, C. (2003). Changes in brain estrogen synthase activity rapidly modulate male sexual behavior in Japanese quail. Paper presented at Winter meeting, London, United Kingdom.

Cornil, C. (16 November 2002). Major effects of dopamine are mediated by noradrenergic receptors in the quail preoptic area. Paper presented at Annual meeting of the Belgian Society of Fundamental and Clinical Physiology and Pharmacology.

Cornil, C., Balthazart, J., Motte, P., Massotte, L., & Seutin, V. (01 November 2002). Dopamine activates noradrenergic receptors in the preoptic area. Journal of Neuroscience, 22 (21), 9320-9330. doi:10.1523/jneurosci.22-21-09320.2002
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Cornil, C. (10 September 2000). The relationship between aromatase and ionotropic glutamate receptors in the quail preoptic area: an immunocytochemical and electrophysiological study. Paper presented at EURON PhD student day, Maastricht, Netherlands.

Cornil, C., Foidart, A., Minet, A., & Balthazart, J. (2000). Immunocytochemical localization of ionotropic glutamate receptors subunits in the adult quail forebrain. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 428, 577-608. doi:10.1002/1096-9861(20001225)428:4<577::AID-CNE1>3.0.CO;2-K
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