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Cultivation and imaging of S. latissima embryo monolayered cell sheets inside microfluidic devices. Clerc T., Boscq S., Attia R., Kaminski Schierle G.S., Charrier B., Näubli N.F.. Bioengineering 2022, 9(11), 718. doi:10.3390/bioengineering9110718

Targeted Laser Ablation in the Embryo of Saccharina latissima. Boscq S, Dutertre S, Theodorou I, Charrier B. J. Vis. Exp. (181), e63518, 2022 doi:10.3791/63518 PDF iconDownload boscq_laserablation_jove2022.pdf (729.78 Ko) 


Tip growth in the brown alga Ectocarpus is controlled by a RHO-GAP-BAR domain protein independently from F-actin organisation. Nehr Z, Chenivesse S, Billoud B, Genicot S, Desban N, Theodorou I, Nasir A, Le Bail A, Rabillé H, Godfroy O, Katsaros C, Charrier B.  BioRxiv. 2021, 10.1101/2021.08.28.458042

Acquisition of cell identity in the brown alga Ectocarpus: which of time, cell shape or position matters most? Billoud B, Saint-Marcoux D, Chenivesse S, Duchêne C, Noûs C, Langdale J A, Charrier B. BioRxiv, 2021, 10.1101/2021.08.21.457218

Growth and immunolocalisation of the brown alga Ectocarpus in a microfluidic environment. Charrier B, Boscq S, Nelson B J, Läubli N F.  Front. Mar. Sci. 8:745654. 2021. DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2021.745654 PDF iconDownload charrier_ectomicrofluidics_fims2021.pdf (2.25 Mo)

Ectocarpus and Saccharina as experimental models for developmental biology. Theodorou I & Charrier B. In “Handbook of Marine Model Organisms in Experimental Biology – Established and Emerging”. (A. Boutet & B. Schierwater, eds). Francis &Taylor Group, CRC Press. ISBN 9780367444471, 485 pp. 2021 PDF iconDownload theodoroucharrier_ectocarpussaccharina_handbookofmarinemodels2021.pdf (2.04 Mo)

Preparation of Zygotes and Embryos of the Kelp Saccharina latissima for Cell Biology Approaches. Theodorou I, Opsahl-Sorteberg H, Charrier BBio-101: e4132. 2021. DOI: 10.21769/BioProtoc.4132. PDF iconDownload theodorou_sacchzygoteproduction_bio-101protocol2021.pdf (3.56 Mo)

Development and objectives of the PHYCOMORPH European Guidelines for the Sustainable Aquaculture of Seaweeds (PEGASUS). Barbier M, Araujo R. Holdt S L, Jacquemin B, Rebours C, Charrier B. Special issue: Seaweed resources of the world: a 2020 vision. Issue editors: Alan T. Critchley, Anicia Hurtado, Leonel Pereira, Melania Cornish, Danilo Largo and Nicholas Paul. Bot Mar, 63(1): 5-16, 2020 doi: 10.1515/bot-2019-0051

PEGASUS: PHYCOMORPH EUROPEAN GUIDELINES OF SEAWEED AQUACULTURE. Barbier M., Charrier B. Araujo R. Holdt S.L. Jacquemin B. Rebours C. COST Action FA1406 (M. Barbier & B. Charrier, eds), Roscoff, France, 194 pp., 2019. PDF iconDownload pegasus_sustainable_seaweed_aquaculture_9may2019.pdf (7.69 Mo)

    Design Principles of Branching Morphogenesis in Filamentous Organisms. Coudert Y, Harris S, Charrier B. Curr Biol, R1149–R1162, 2019

    Alginates along the filament of the brown alga Ectocarpus help cells cope with stress. Rabillé H, Torode T, Tesson B, Le Bail A, Billoud B, Rolland E, Le Panse S, Jam M, Charrier B. Sci Rep,  9:12956 |, 2019

    The brown algal mode of tip growth: Keeping stress under control. Rabillé H, Billoud B, Tesson B, Le Panse S, Rolland É, Charrier B. PLoS Biol 17(1): e2005258. 2019 PDF icon

    Gazing at cell wall expansion under a golden light. Charrier B, Rabillé H, Billoud BTrends Plant Sci. pii: S1360-1385(18)30246-2. DOI: 2018. PDF icon

    Insights into the Evolution of Multicellularity from the Sea Lettuce Genome. De Clerck O, Kao SM, Bogaert KA, Blomme J, Foflonker F, Kwantes M, Vancaester E, Vanderstraeten L, Aydogdu E, Boesger J, Califano G, Charrier B, Clewes R, Del Cortona A, D'Hondt S, Fernandez-Pozo N, Gachon CM, Hanikenne M, Lattermann L, Leliaert F, Liu X, Maggs CA, Popper ZA, Raven JA, Van Bel M, Wilhelmsson PKI, Bhattacharya D, Coates JC, Rensing SA, Van Der Straeten D, Vardi A, Sterck L, Vandepoele K, Van de Peer Y, Wichard T, Bothwell JH.  Curr Biol. 28(18):2921-2933.e5.. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2018.08.015, 2018. PDF icon

    Protocols for Macroalgae Research. Charrier, B., Wichard, T. & Reddy, C. R. K. (eds). CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, 496 pp., ISBN-13: 978-1498796422, 2018.

    Dynamic and microscale mapping of cell growth: case of Ectocarpus filaments. Rabillé H, Billoud B, Rolland E, Charrier B. In “Protocols for Macroalgae Research”, (B. Charrier, T. Wichard & CRK Reddy, eds) CRC Press, Francis & Taylor Group. ISBN-10: 1498796427. ISBN-13: 978-1498796422, pp 349-364, 2018. PDF iconDownload rabille_cell_surface_mapping_protocolbookmacroalguares_crc_2018.pdf (930.09 Ko)

    Actin fluorescent staining in the filamentous brown alga Ectocarpus siliculosus. Rabillé H, Koutalianou M, Charrier B, Katsaros C. In “Protocols for Macroalgae Research”, (B. Charrier, T. Wichard & CRK Reddy, eds), CRC Press, Francis & Taylor Group. ISBN-10: 1498796427. ISBN-13: 978-1498796422, pp 365-379, 2018. PDF iconrabille_actin_immunolocalisation_protocolbookmacroalguares_crc_2018.pdf

    Neurogenetic asymmetries in the catshark developing habenulae: mechanistic and evolutionary implications. Lagadec R, Lanoizelet M, Sánchez-Farías N, Hérard F, Menuet A, Mayeur H, Billoud B, Rodriguez-Moldes I, Candal E, Mazan S. Sci Rep 8, 4616, 2018.

    Furthering knowledge on seaweed growth and development to facilitate sustainable aquaculture. Charrier B, Abreu MH, Araujo R, Bruhn A, Coates JC, De Clerck O, Katsaros C, Robaina RR, Wichard T. New Phytol,  216(4):967-975. doi: 10.1111/nph.14728, 2017. PDF iconDownload charrier_newphytologist2017.pdf (1.21 Mo).

    Morphoelasticity in the development of brown alga Ectocarpus siliculosus : From cell rounding to branching. Jia F, Ben Amar M, Billoud B, Charrier B.  J. R. Soc. Interface 14 : 20160596, 2017 PDF iconDownload jia_interface2017.pdf (1.37 Mo)

    Surfing amongst oil-tankers: Developing under-represented fields in the current landscape. Charrier B, Coates J.C., Stavridou I. Trends Plant Sci, 22(1) : 1-3, 2017 PDF iconDownload charrier_phycomorph_tips2017.pdf (574.52 Ko)

    Production of genetically and developmentally modified seaweeds: Exploiting the potential of artificial selection techniques. Charrier B, Rolland E, Gupta V and Reddy RC. Front. Plant Sci. 6:127. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00127, 2015 pdf document

    Localization of causal locus in the genome of the brown macroalga Ectocarpus: NGS-based mapping and positional cloning approaches. Billoud B, Jouanno É, Nehr Z, Carton B, Rolland É, Chenivesse S and Charrier B. Front. Plant Sci 6:68. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00068, 2015 pdf document

    The green seaweed Ulva: a model system to study morphogenesis. Wichard T, Charrier B, Mineur F, Bothwell JH, De Clerck O and Coates JC. Front. Plant Sci 6:72. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00072, 2015 pdf document

    Laser capture microdissection in Ectocarpus siliculosus: the pathway to cell-specific transcriptomics in brown algae. Saint-Marcoux D, Billoud B, Langdale JA and Charrier B. Front. Plant Sci. 6:54. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00054, 2015 pdf document

    Understanding “green” multicellularity: do seaweeds hold the key? Coates JC, Aiman UE and Charrier B. Front. Plant Sci. 5:737. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2014.00737, 2015 pdf document

    Brown algal morphogenesis: Atomic Force Microscopy as a tool to study the role of mechanical forces. Tesson B, Charrier B. Front. Plant Sci. 5:471. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2014.00471, 2014 pdf document

    Algal Morpho-inducers. Nehr Z and Charrier B. In “Outstanding Marine Molecules”, J-M Kornprobst & S. Labarre Eds. Wiley Blackwell, pp217-223, 2014. ISBN: 978-3-527-33465-0, 2014

    Computational prediction and experimental validation of microRNAs in the brown alga Ectocarpus siliculosus. Billoud B, Nehr Z, Le Bail A, Charrier B. Nucleic Acids Research 42(1):417-29, doi: 10.1093/nar/gkt856, 2013 pdf document

    Genome structure and metabolic features in the red seaweed Chondrus crispus shed light on evolution of the Archaeplastida. Collén J, Porcel B, Carré W, Ball SG, Chaparro C, Tonon T, Barbeyron T, Michel G, Noel B, Valentin K, Elias M, Artiguenave F, Arun A, Aury JM, Barbosa-Neto JF, Bothwell JH, Bouget FY, Brillet L, Cabello-Hurtado F, Capella-Gutiérrez S, Charrier B, Cladière L, Cock JM, Coelho SM, Colleoni C, Czjzek M, Da Silva C, Delage L, Denoeud F, Deschamps P, Dittami SM, Gabaldón T, Gachon CM, Groisillier A, Hervé C, Jabbari K, Katinka M, Kloareg B, Kowalczyk N, Labadie K, Leblanc C, Lopez PJ, McLachlan DH, Meslet-Cladiere L, Moustafa A, Nehr Z, Nyvall Collén P, Panaud O, Partensky F, Poulain J, Rensing SA, Rousvoal S, Samson G, Symeonidi A, Weissenbach J, Zambounis A, Wincker P, Boyen C. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110(13):5247-52, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1221259110, 2013 pdf document

    Culture methods and mutant generation in the filamentous brown alga Ectocarpus siliculosus. Le Bail A, Charrier B. In Methods in Molecular Biology (I. De Smet Ed), Humana Press, Springer Protocole 959:323-32 doi:10.1007/978-1-62703-221-6_22, 2013

    Plant Proteus: Brown algae morphological plasticity and underlying developmental mechanisms Charrier B, Le Bail A, de Reviers B. Trends Plant Sci 17(8): 468-477, doi: 10.1016/j.tplants.2012.03.003, 2012

    Space-time decoupling in the branching process in the mutant etoile of the filamentous brown alga Ectocarpus siliculosus. Nehr Z, Billoud B, Le Bail A, Charrier B. Plant Signal Behav 6(12): 1889 - 1892, doi: 10.4161/psb.6.12.18054, 2011

    ETOILE Regulates Developmental Patterning in the Filamentous Brown Alga Ectocarpus siliculosus. Le Bail A, Billoud B, Le Panse S, Chenivesse S, Charrier B. Plant Cell 23(4): 1666-1678, doi:10.1105/tpc.110.081919, 2011 pdf document

    Origins of life: computing and simulation approaches. B. Billoud. In "Origins and Evolution of Life. An Astrobiological Perspective". Muriel Gargaud, Purificación López-Garcìa, Hervé Martin (eds). Publisher Cambridge University Press, Series: Cambridge Astrobiology ISBN: 9780521761314, chapter 5, pp 66-81., 2011

    The Ectocarpus genome and the independent evolution of multicellularity in the brown algae. Cock JM, Sterck L, Rouzé P, Scornet D, Allen AE, Amoutzias G, Anthouard V, Artiguenave F, J-M Aury, JH. Badger, B Beszteri, K Billiau, E Bonnet, JHF Bothwell, C Bowler, C Boyen, C Brownlee, CJ Carrano, B Charrier, GY Cho, SM Coelho, J Collén, E Corre, C Da Silva, L Delage, N Delaroque, SM Dittami, S Doulbeau, M Elias, G Farnham, CMM Gachon, B Gschloessl, S Heesch, K Jabbari, C Jubin, HKawai, K Kimura, B Kloareg, FC Küpper, D Lang, A Le Bail, C Leblanc, P Lerouge, M Lohr, PJ Lopez, C Martens, F Maumus, G Michel, D Miranda-Saavedra, J Morales, H Moreau, T Motomura, C Nagasato, CA Napoli, DR Nelson, P Nyvall- Collén, AF Peters, C Pommier, P Potin, J Poulain, H Quesneville, B Read, SA Rensing, A Ritter, S Rousvoal, M Samanta, G Samson, DC Schroeder, B Ségurens, M Strittmatter, T Tonon, J Tregear, K Valentin, P von Dassow, T Yamagishi, Y Van de Peer & P Wincker. Nature 465(7298):617-21, doi: 10.1038/nature09016, 2010

    Auxin metabolism and function in the multicellular brown alga Ectocarpus siliculosus. Le Bail A, Billoud B, Kowalczyk N, Kowalczyk M, Gicquel M, Le Panse S, Stewart S, Scornet D, Cock JM, Ljung K and Charrier B. Plant Physiol153(1):128-44. doi: 10.1104/pp.109.149708, 2010 pdf document

    A stochastic 1D nearest-neighbour automaton models the early development of the brown alga Ectocarpus siliculosus. Billoud B, Le Bail A and Charrier B. Funct Plant Biol 35: 1014-1024, 2008.

    Normalisation genes for expression analyses in the brown alga model Ectocarpus siliculosus. Le Bail A, Dittami S, De Franco P-O, Rousvoal S, Cock JM, Tonon T, Charrier B. BMC Mol Biol 9(1):75, 2008pdf document

    Initial pattern of development of the brown alga Ectocarpus siliculosus (Ectocarpales, Phaeophyceae) sporophyte. Le Bail A, Billoud B, Maisonneuve C, Peters A, Cock JM, Charrier B. J Phycol 44(5): 1269-81 44: 1269-81, 2008

    Life-cycle-generation-specific developmental processes are modified in the immediate upright mutant of the brown alga Ectocarpus siliculosus. A. F. Peters, D. Scornet, M. Ratin, B. Charrier, A. Monnier, Y. Merrien, E. Corre, S.M. Coelho, J. M. Cock. Development 135(8):1503-12, 2008

    Development and physiology of the brown alga Ectocarpus siliculosus: two centuries of research. B. Charrier, S. Coelho, A. Le Bail, T. Tonon, G. Michel, P. Potin, B. Kloareg, C. Boyen, A.F. Peters, J. M. Cock. New Phytol DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2007.02304.x, 2008 pdf document