Recent Submissions

  • Comparison of zebrafish and mice knockouts for Megalencephalic Leukoencephalopathy proteins indicates that GlialCAM/MLC1 forms a functional unit 

    Pérez-Rius, Carla; Folgueira, Mónica; Elorza-Vidal, Xabier; Alia, A.; Hoegg-Beiler, Maja B.; Eeza, Muhamed N. H.; Díaz, María Luz; Nunes, Virginia; Barrallo-Gimeno, Alejandro; Estévez, Raúl (BMC, 2019-11-21)
    [Abstract] Background: Megalencephalic Leukoencephalopathy with subcortical Cysts (MLC) is a rare type of leukodystrophy characterized by astrocyte and myelin vacuolization, epilepsy and early-onset macrocephaly. MLC is ...
  • Pretectal neurons control hunting behaviour 

    Antinucci, Paride; Folgueira, Mónica; Bianco, Isaac H. (eLife Sciences Publications, 2019-10-08)
    [Abstract] For many species, hunting is an innate behaviour that is crucial for survival, yet the circuits that control predatory action sequences are poorly understood. We used larval zebrafish to identify a population ...