June 2020

Proud to announce that a review article co-authored with Sigmar Stricker, is now out in Seminars in Cell and Developmental Biology.

Helmbacher, F.#, Stricker, S.#. Tissue cross talks governing limb muscle development and regeneration (Review article). Seminars in Cell and Developmental Biology, (2020), June 7 |PMID: 32517852 | #: co-corresponding | PDF: Helmbacher & Stricker 2020 |

June 2020

Aix-Marseille University and our CNRS lab are progressively reopening after the Covid-19 lockdown. AMU has announced that we are officially allowed to welcome new interns to start in July. So if you are a student interested by a summer internship with us, we’ll be happy to have you around and offer you a safe environment to start practicing life as a scientist.  Contact me for details.

May 2020

I am thrilled to share the newest preprint, posted on bioRxiv and submitted during the Covid-self-isolation period!

Helmbacher, F. Fat1 regulates astrocyte maturation and angiogenesis in the retina. BioRxiv preprint

April 2019

As a phase of renovations of the IBDM building has started (plan campus), we (half of the IBDM teams) just moved to our new temporary labs, in a lovely part of the Luminy campus, near the CINAM (the last rectangular building left to the CINAM buildings on the map below).