Division cellulaire et reproduction


Depuis 2015 :



Lacroix, B. & Dumont, J. Spatial and Temporal Scaling of Microtubules and Mitotic Spindles. Cells, 11(2):248 (2022)


Hirsch, S., Edwards, F., Shirasu-Hiza, M., Dumont, J. & Canman, J.C. Functional Midbody Assembly in the Absence of a Central Spindle. J Cell Biol, 221(3):e202011085 (2022)



Palenzuela, H., Lacroix, B., Sallé, J., Minami, K., Shima, T., Jegou, A., Romet-Lemonne, G. & Minc, N. In vitro reconstitution od dynein force exertion in a bulk viscous medium.

Curr. Biol, 30(22):4534-4540.e7. (2020), doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2020.08.078



Cabral, G., Laos, T., Dumont, J., & Dammermann A. Differential Requirements for Centrioles in Mitotic Centrosome Growth and Maintenance.

Dev. Cell, 50, (3):355-366 (2019), doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2019.06.004



Edwards, F., Maton, G., Gareil, N., Canman, J.C. & Dumont, J. BUB-1 promotes amphitelic chromosome biorientation via multiple activities at the kinetochore.

eLife 2018;7:e40690 (2018), doi: 10.7554/eLife.40690


Hirsch, S.M., Sundaramoorthy, S., Davies, T., Zhuravlev, Y., Waters, J.C., Shirasu-Hiza, M., Dumont, J. & Canman, J.C.  FLIRT: Fast Local InfraRed Thermogenetics for subcellular control of protein function.

Nature Methods, (2018), doi: 10.1038/s41592-018-0168-y


Davies, T., Kim, H.X., Romano Spica, N., Lesea-Pringle, B.J., Dumont, J., Shirasu-Hiza, M. & Canman, J.C. Cell-intrinsic and extrinsic mechanisms promote cell-type specific cytokinetic diversity.

eLife, 2018;7:e36204 (2018), doi: 10.7554/eLife.36204


Laband, K., Lacroix, B., Edwards, F., Canman, J.C. & Dumont, J.

Live imaging of C. elegans oocytes and early embryos.

Methods Cell Biol, 145:217-236 (2018), doi: 10.1016/bs.mcb.2018.03.025


Lacroix, B., Letort, G., Pitayu, L., Sallé, J., Stefanutti, M., Maton, G., Ladouceur, AM., Canman, J.C., Maddox, PS., Maddox, AS., Minc, N., Nédélec, F. & Dumont, J. Microtubule dynamics scale with cell size to set spindle length and assembly timing.

Dev Cell, 45:496-511 e496. (2018), doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2018.04.022

Highlighted in Dev Cell 45:421-423, (2018)

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Berto, A., Yu, J., Morchoisne-Bolhy, S., Bertipaglia, C., Vallee, R., Dumont, J., Ochsenbein, F., Guerois, R. & Doye, V.

Disentangling the molecular determinants for Cenp-F localization to nuclear pores and kinetochores.

EMBO Report, 19(5). (2018), doi: 10.15252/embr.201744742



Laband, K., Le Borgne, R., Edwards, F., Stefanutti, M., Canman, J.C., Verbavatz, J-M. & Dumont, J.

Chromosome segregation occurs by microtubule pushing in oocytes

Nat Comm, Nov 14;8(1):1499, (2017), doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-01539-8


Gigant, E.*, Stefanutti, M.*, Laband, K., Gluszek-Kustusz, A., Edwards, F., Maton, G., Lacroix, B., Canman, J.C., Welburn, J. & Dumont, J.

Inhibition of ectopic microtubule assembly by the kinesin-13 KLP-7MCAK prevents chromosome segregation and cytokinesis defects in oocytes

Development, 144(9):1674-1686, (2017), doi: 10.1242/dev.147504


Luscan, R., Mechaussier, S., Paul, A., Tian, G., Gérard, X., Loundon, N., Defoort-Delhemmes, S., Audo, I., Dumont, J., Goudin, N., Garfa-Traoré, M., Bras, M., Pouliet, A., Attié-Bittach, T., Boddaert, N., Lyonnet, S., Kaplan, J., Cowan, N.J., Rozet, J-M., Marlin, S. & Perrault, I.

Mutations in TUBB4B cause a distinctive sensorineural disease

Am J Hum Genet, 101(6):1006-1012 (2017), doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2017.10.010


Davies, T., Sundaramoorthy, S., Jordan, S.N., Shirasu-Hiza, M., Dumont, J., and Canman, J.C.

Using fast-acting temperature sensitive mutants to study cell division in C. elegans

Methods Cell Biol, 137:283-306 (2017), doi: 10.1016/bs.mcb.2016.05.004


Martino, L., Morchoisne-Bolhy, S., Cheerambathur, D., Van Hove, L., Dumont, J., Joly, N., Desai, A., Doye, V. & Pintard, L.

Channel Nucleoporins Recruit PLK-1 to Nuclear Pore Complexes to Direct Nuclear Envelope Breakdown in C. elegans

Dev Cell, (2017), doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2017.09.019


Zhuravlev, Y., Hirsch, S., Jordan, S., Dumont, J., Shirasu-Hiza, M. & Canman, J.C.

CYK-4 regulates Rac, but not Rho, during cytokinesis

MBoC, 1;28(9):1258-1270 (2017), doi: 10.1091/mbc.E17-01-0020


Sundaramoorthy, S., Garcia, B.A., Hirsch, S., Park, J.H., Davies, T., Dumont, J., Shirasu-Hiza, M., Kummel, A. & Canman, J.C.

Low efficiency upconversion nanoparticles for high-resolution coalignment of near-infrared and visible light paths on a light microscope

ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 9 (9), pp 7929–7940 (2017), doi: 10.1021/acsami.6b15322




Joly, N., Martino, L., Gigant, E., Dumont, J., & Pintard, L.

Microtubule-severing activity of AAA-ATPase Katanin is essential for female meiotic spindle assembly

Development, 143(19):3604-3614 (2016), doi: 10.1242/dev.140830


Rhebergen, T., Flor, Orgogozo, V., Dumont, J., Schilthuizen, M. & Lang, M.

Drosophila pachea asymmetric lobes are part of a grasping device and stabilize one-sided mating

BMC Evolutionary Biology, 16:176 (2016), doi: 10.1186/s12862-016-0747-4


Hattersley, N., Cheerambathur, D., Moyle, M., Stefanutti, M., Richardson, A., Lee, K.Y., Dumont, J., Oegema, K., & Desai, A.

A Nucleoporin Docks Protein Phosphatase 1 to Direct Meiotic Chromosome Segregation and Nuclear Assembly

Dev Cell, 35, (5):463-477 (2016), doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2016.08.006


Lacroix, B., Ryan, J., Dumont, J., Maddox, P.S. & Maddox, A.S.

Identification of microtubule growth deceleration and its regulation by conserved and novel proteins

MBoC, 1;27(9):1479-87 (2016), doi: 10.1091/mbc.E16-01-0056


Jordan, S.N., Davies, T., Zhuravlev, Y., Dumont, J.*, Shirasu-Hiza, M.* & Canman, J.C.

Cortical PAR Polarity proteins promote robust cytokinesis during asymmetric cell division

J Cell Biol, 212, (1):39-49 (2016), doi: 10.1083/jcb.201510063




Maton, G.*, Edwards, F.*, Lacroix, B., Stefanutti, M., Laband, K., Lieury, T., Kim, T., Espeut, J., Canman, J.C., & Dumont, J.

Kinetochore components are required for central spindle assembly

Nat Cell Biol, 17(5):697-705 (2015), doi: 10.1038/ncb3150

Dispatched in Current Biology 25, R554–R557, (2015).


Dumont, J.

Aurora B/C in Meiosis: Correct Me If I’m Right

Dev Cell, 33, 499-501 (2015), doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2015.05.018


Edwards, F., Maton, G., Dumont, J.

Versatile Kinetochore Components Control Central Spindle Assembly

Cell Cycle, 14:16, 1-2 (2015), doi: 10.1080/15384101.2015.1062329