Postdoctoral Researcher-Dr Emilie Tresse

Dr Emilie Tresse

Dr Emilie Tresse

Position: Post Doctoral researcher (2011-2014).

Address: Cell Biology Laboratory, School of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Biosciences Institute, University College Cork


Tel: +353 (0)21 490 1762

Research Interests: Protein stability: molecular and cellular functions of PDLIM2 in cancer biology.

Approach: Cellular Biology, Molecular Biology, Protein Biochemistry.

Emilie graduated with a PhD in Immunology from Marseilles University, France and was a member of our laboratory since April 2011 until December 2014.

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Bowe RA, Cox OT, Ayllón V, Tresse E, Healy NC, Edmunds SJ, Huigsloot M, O'Connor R., PDLIM2 regulates transcription factor activity in epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition via the COP9 signalosome. Mol Biol Cell. 2014 Jan;25(1):184-95.

Tresse E*, Kim NC*, Kolaitis RM, Molliex A, Thomas RE, Alami NH, Wang B, Joshi A, Smith RB, Ritson GP, Winborn BJ, Moore J, Lee JY, Yao TP, Pallanck L, Kundu M, Taylor JP. *equal contribution. VCP Is Essential for Mitochondrial Quality Control by PINK1/Parkin and this Function Is Impaired by VCP Mutations. Neuron, 2013 Apr 10;78(1):65-80.

Usenovic M, Tresse E,  Mazzulli J, Taylor JP, Krainc D. Deficiency of ATP13A2 leads to lysosomal dysfunction, a-synuclein accumulation and neurotoxicity. J.Neurosci. 2012 Mar 21;32(12):4240-4246.

Lee JY, Koga H, Kawaguchi Y, Tang W, Wong E, Gao YS, Pandey UB, Kaushik S, Tresse E, Lu J, Taylor JP, Cuervo AM, Yao TP.HDAC6 controls autophagosome maturation essential for ubiquitin-selective quality-control autophagy. EMBO J. 2010 Mar 3;29(5):969-80.

Tresse E, Salomons FA, Vesa J, Bott LC, Kimonis V, Yao TP, Dantuma NP, Taylor JP.VCP/p97 is essential for maturation of ubiquitin-containing autophagosomes and this function is impaired by mutations that cause IBMPFD. Autophagy. 2010 Feb;6(2):217-27.

Giusti C, Luciani MF, Klein G, Aubry L, Tresse E, Kosta A, Golstein P. Necrotic cell death: From reversible mitochondrial uncoupling to irreversible lysosomal permeabilization. Exp Cell Res. 2009 Jan 1;315(1):26-38.

Giusti C, Tresse E, Luciani MF, Golstein P. Autophagic cell death: analysis in Dictyostelium. BBA-Molecular Cell Biology, 2008 Dec 16.

Tresse E, Kosta A, Giusti C, Luciani MF, Golstein P. A UDP-glucose derivative is required for vacuolar autophagic cell death. Autophagy. 2008 Jul 1;4(5):680-91.

 Laporte C, Kosta A, Klein G, Aubry L, Lam D, Tresse E, Luciani MF, Golstein P. A necrotic cell death model in a protist. Cell Death Differ. 2007 Feb;14(2):266-74.

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