Mizumoto K, Jin Y, Bessereau JL (2023)
Synaptogenesis: unmasking molecular mechanisms using Caenorhabditis elegans

Platsaki S, Zhou X, Pinan-Lucarre B, Delauzun V, Tu H, Mansuelle P, Fourquet P, Bourne Y, Bessereau JL, Marchot P (2020)
The Ig-like domain of Punctin/MADD-4 is the primary determinant for interaction with the ectodomain of neuroligin NLG-1
Journal of Biological Chemistry 295: 16267

Zhou X, Gueydan M, Jospin M, Ji T, Valfort A, Pinan-Lucarre B, Bessereau JL (2020)
The netrin receptor UNC-40/DCC assembles a postsynaptic scaffold and sets the synaptic content of GABAA receptors
Nat Commun 11: 2674

Zhou X, Bessereau JL (2019)
Molecular Architecture of Genetically-Tractable GABA Synapses in C. elegans
Front Mol Neurosci 12: 304

Tu H, Pinan-Lucarre B, Ji T, Jospin M, Bessereau JL (2015)
C. elegans Punctin Clusters GABA Receptors via Neuroligin Binding and UNC-40/DCC Recruitment
Neuron 86: 1407

Briseno-Roa L, Bessereau JL (2014)
Proteolytic Processing of the Extracellular Scaffolding Protein LEV-9 Is Required for Clustering Acetylcholine Receptors
Journal of Biological Chemistry 289: 10967

Pinan-Lucarre B, Tu H, Pierron M, Cruceyra PI, Zhan H, Stigloher C, Richmond JE, Bessereau JL (2014)
C. elegans Punctin specifies cholinergic versus GABAergic identity of postsynaptic domains
Nature 511: 466

Hung WL, Hwang C, Gao S, Liao EH, Chitturi J, Wang Y, Li H, Stigloher C, Bessereau JL, Zhen M (2013)
Attenuation of insulin signalling contributes to FSN-1-mediated regulation of synapse development
EMBO Journal 32: 1745

Richard M, Boulin T, Robert VJ, Richmond JE, Bessereau JL (2013)
Biosynthesis of ionotropic acetylcholine receptors requires the evolutionarily conserved ER membrane complex
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110: E1055

Boulin T, Rapti G, Briseno-Roa L, Stigloher C, Richmond JE, Paoletti P, Bessereau JL (2012)
Positive modulation of a Cys-loop acetylcholine receptor by an auxiliary transmembrane subunit
Nat Neurosci 15: 1374

Boulin T, Fauvin A, Charvet CL, Cortet J, Cabaret J, Bessereau JL, Neveu C (2011)
Functional reconstitution of Haemonchus contortus acetylcholine receptors in Xenopus oocytes provides mechanistic insights into levamisole resistance
British Journal of Pharmacology 164: 1421

Rapti G, Richmond J, Bessereau JL (2011)
A single immunoglobulin-domain protein required for clustering acetylcholine receptors in C. elegans
EMBO Journal 30: 706

Robert VJ, Bessereau JL (2011)
Genome engineering by transgene-instructed gene conversion in C. elegans
Methods Cell Biol 106: 65

Ruaud AF, Katic I, Bessereau JL (2011)
Insulin/Insulin-like growth factor signaling controls non-Dauer developmental speed in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans
Genetics 187: 337

Sancar F, Touroutine D, Gao S, Oh HJ, Gendrel M, Bessereau JL, Kim H, Zhen M, Richmond JE (2011)
The dystrophin-associated protein complex maintains muscle excitability by regulating Ca(2+)-dependent K(+) (BK) channel localization
Journal of Biological Chemistry 286: 33501

Stigloher C, Zhan H, Zhen M, Richmond J, Bessereau JL (2011)
The presynaptic dense projection of the Caenorhabditis elegans cholinergic neuromuscular junction localizes synaptic vesicles at the active zone through SYD-2/liprin and UNC-10/RIM-dependent interactions
Journal of Neuroscience 31: 4388

Davis KM, Sturt BL, Friedmann AJ, Richmond JE, Bessereau JL, Grant BD, Bamber BA (2010)
Regulated lysosomal trafficking as a mechanism for regulating GABAA receptor abundance at synapses in Caenorhabditis elegans
Molecular & Cellular Neurosciences 44: 307

Robert VJ, Bessereau JL (2010)
Manipulating the Caenorhabditis elegans genome using mariner transposons
Genetica 138: 541

Gendrel M, Rapti G, Richmond JE, Bessereau JL (2009)
A secreted complement-control-related protein ensures acetylcholine receptor clustering
Nature 461: 992

Jospin M, Qi YB, Stawicki TM, Boulin T, Schuske KR, Horvitz HR, Bessereau JL, Jorgensen EM, Jin Y (2009)
A neuronal acetylcholine receptor regulates the balance of muscle excitation and inhibition in Caenorhabditis elegans
PLoS Biol 7: e1000265

Robert VJ, Katic I, Bessereau JL (2009)
Mos1 transposition as a tool to engineer the Caenorhabditis elegans genome by homologous recombination
Methods 49: 263

Ruaud AF, Nilsson L, Richard F, Larsen MK, Bessereau JL, Tuck S (2009)
The C. elegans P4-ATPase TAT-1 regulates lysosome biogenesis and endocytosis
Traffic 10: 88

Boulin T, Gielen M, Richmond JE, Williams DC, Paoletti P, Bessereau JL (2008)
Eight genes are required for functional reconstitution of the Caenorhabditis elegans levamisole-sensitive acetylcholine receptor
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105: 18590

Nilsson L, Conradt B, Ruaud AF, Chen CC, Hatzold J, Bessereau JL, Grant BD, Tuck S (2008)
Caenorhabditis elegans num-1 negatively regulates endocytic recycling
Genetics 179: 375

Robert VJ, Davis MW, Jorgensen EM, Bessereau JL (2008)
Gene conversion and end-joining-repair double-strand breaks in the Caenorhabditis elegans germline
Genetics 180: 673

Boulin T, Bessereau JL (2007)
Mos1-mediated insertional mutagenesis in Caenorhabditis elegans
Nat Protoc 2: 1276

Eimer S, Gottschalk A, Hengartner M, Horvitz HR, Richmond J, Schafer WR, Bessereau JL (2007)
Regulation of nicotinic receptor trafficking by the transmembrane Golgi protein UNC-50
EMBO Journal 26: 4313

Robert V, Bessereau JL (2007)
Targeted engineering of the Caenorhabditis elegans genome following Mos1-triggered chromosomal breaks
EMBO Journal 26: 170

Ruaud AF, Bessereau JL (2007)
The P-type ATPase CATP-1 is a novel regulator of C. elegans developmental timing that acts independently of its predicted pump function
Development 134: 867

Bessereau JL (2006)
Insertional mutagenesis in C. elegans using the Drosophila transposon Mos1: a method for the rapid identification of mutated genes
Methods Mol Biol 351: 59

Bessereau JL (2006)
Transposons in C. elegans

Ruaud AF, Bessereau JL (2006)
Activation of nicotinic receptors uncouples a developmental timer from the molting timer in C. elegans
Development 133: 2211

Weimer RM, Gracheva EO, Meyrignac O, Miller KG, Richmond JE, Bessereau JL (2006)
UNC-13 and UNC-10/rim localize synaptic vesicles to specific membrane domains
Journal of Neuroscience 26: 8040

Williams DC, Boulin T, Ruaud AF, Jorgensen EM, Bessereau JL (2005)
Characterization of Mos1-mediated mutagenesis in Caenorhabditis elegans: a method for the rapid identification of mutated genes
Genetics 169: 1779

Yeh E, Kawano T, Weimer RM, Bessereau JL, Zhen M (2005)
Identification of genes involved in synaptogenesis using a fluorescent active zone marker in Caenorhabditis elegans
Journal of Neuroscience 25: 3833

Gally C, Eimer S, Richmond JE, Bessereau JL (2004)
A transmembrane protein required for acetylcholine receptor clustering in Caenorhabditis elegans
Nature 431: 578

Rostaing P, Weimer RM, Jorgensen EM, Triller A, Bessereau JL (2004)
Preservation of immunoreactivity and fine structure of adult C. elegans tissues using high-pressure freezing
Journal of Histochemistry & Cytochemistry 52: 1

Bosher JM, Hahn BS, Legouis R, Sookhareea S, Weimer RM, Gansmuller A, Chisholm AD, Rose AM, Bessereau JL, Labouesse M (2003)
The Caenorhabditis elegans vab-10 spectraplakin isoforms protect the epidermis against internal and external forces
Journal of Cell Biology 161: 757

Gally C, Bessereau JL (2003)
[C. elegans: of neurons and genes]
Med Sci (Paris) 19: 725

Gally C, Bessereau JL (2003)
GABA is dispensable for the formation of junctional GABA receptor clusters in Caenorhabditis elegans
Journal of Neuroscience 23: 2591

Bessereau JL, Wright A, Williams DC, Schuske K, Davis MW, Jorgensen EM (2001)
Mobilization of a Drosophila transposon in the Caenorhabditis elegans germ line
Nature 413: 70

Bessereau JL, Laudenbach V, Le Poupon C, Changeux JP (1998)
Nonmyogenic factors bind nicotinic acetylcholine receptor promoter elements required for response to denervation
Journal of Biological Chemistry 273: 12786

Hoedemaekers A, Bessereau JL, Graus Y, Guyon T, Changeux JP, Berrih-Aknin S, Van Breda Vriesman P, de Baets M (1998)
Differential susceptibility of young and old rat neuromuscular junctions to antibody-mediated AChR degradation in experimental autoimmune myasthenia gravis
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 841: 550

Hoedemaekers A, Bessereau JL, Graus Y, Guyon T, Changeux JP, Berrih-Aknin S, Van Breda Vriesman P, De Baets MH (1998)
Role of the target organ in determining susceptibility to experimental autoimmune myasthenia gravis
Journal of Neuroimmunology 89: 131

Kazanji M, Bomford R, Bessereau JL, Schulz T, de The G (1997)
Expression and immunogenicity in rats of recombinant adenovirus 5 DNA plasmids and vaccinia virus containing the HTLV-I env gene
International Journal of Cancer 71: 300

Altiok N, Bessereau JL, Changeux JP (1995)
ErbB3 and ErbB2/neu mediate the effect of heregulin on acetylcholine receptor gene expression in muscle: differential expression at the endplate
EMBO Journal 14: 4258

Bessereau JL, Stratford-Perricaudet LD, Piette J, Le Poupon C, Changeux JP (1994)
In vivo and in vitro analysis of electrical activity-dependent expression of muscle acetylcholine receptor genes using adenovirus
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 91: 1304

Bessereau JL, Mendelzon D, LePoupon C, Fiszman M, Changeux JP, Piette J (1993)
Muscle-specific expression of the acetylcholine receptor alpha-subunit gene requires both positive and negative interactions between myogenic factors, Sp1 and GBF factors
EMBO Journal 12: 443

Klarsfeld A, Bessereau JL, Salmon AM, Triller A, Babinet C, Changeux JP (1991)
An acetylcholine receptor alpha-subunit promoter conferring preferential synaptic expression in muscle of transgenic mice
EMBO Journal 10: 625

Bessereau JL, Fontaine B, Changeux JP (1990)
Denervation of mouse skeletal muscle differentially affects the expression of the jun and fos proto-oncogenes
New Biol 2: 375

Changeux JP, Babinet C, Bessereau JL, Bessis A, Cartaud A, Cartaud J, Daubas P, Devillers-Thiery A, Duclert A, Hill JA, et al. (1990)
Compartmentalization of acetylcholine receptor gene expression during development of the neuromuscular junction
Cold Spring Harbor Symposium on Quantitative Biology 55: 381

Piette J, Bessereau JL, Huchet M, Changeux JP (1990)
Two adjacent MyoD1-binding sites regulate expression of the acetylcholine receptor alpha-subunit gene
Nature 345: 353