Nicolas Pilon Molecular Genetics of Development Laboratory, Department of Biological Sciences; BioMed Research Center, Faculty of Sciences, University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM), Canada
1 protocol

Rodolphe Soret
  • University of Quebec at Montreal
Research focus
  • Developmental biology
  • 1 Author merit


Ph.D. in Université de Nantes, France, 2001

Current position

Post Doc, Département des sciences biologiques, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), Montreal (PQ), Canada


  1. Soret, R., Mennetrey, M., Bergeron, K. F., Dariel, A., Neunlist, M., Grunder, F., Faure, C., Silversides, D. W., Pilon, N. and Ente-Hirsch Study, G. (2015). A collagen VI-dependent pathogenic mechanism for Hirschsprung's disease. J Clin Invest 125(12): 4483-4496.

  2. Soret, R., Coquenlorge, S., Cossais, F., Meurette, G., Rolli-Derkinderen, M. and Neunlist, M. (2013). Characterization of human, mouse, and rat cultures of enteric glial cells and their effect on intestinal epithelial cells. Neurogastroenterol Motil 25(11): e755-764.

  3. Khen-Dunlop, N., Sarnacki, S., Victor, A., Grosos, C., Menard, S., Soret, R., Goudin, N., Pousset, M., Sauvat, F., Revillon, Y., Cerf-Bensussan, N. and Neunlist, M. (2013). Prenatal intestinal obstruction affects the myenteric plexus and causes functional bowel impairment in fetal rat experimental model of intestinal atresia. PLoS One 8(5): e62292.

  4. Suply, E., de Vries, P., Soret, R., Cossais, F. and Neunlist, M. (2012). Butyrate enemas enhance both cholinergic and nitrergic phenotype of myenteric neurons and neuromuscular transmission in newborn rat colon. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 302(12): G1373-1380.

  5. Soret, R., Chevalier, J., De Coppet, P., Poupeau, G., Derkinderen, P., Segain, J. P. and Neunlist, M. (2010). Short-chain fatty acids regulate the enteric neurons and control gastrointestinal motility in rats. Gastroenterology 138(5): 1772-1782.

  6. de Vries, P., Soret, R., Suply, E., Heloury, Y. and Neunlist, M. (2010). Postnatal development of myenteric neurochemical phenotype and impact on neuromuscular transmission in the rat colon. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 299(2): G539-547.

1 Protocol published
Analysis of Enteric Neural Crest Cell Migration Using Heterotopic Grafts of Embryonic Guts
Authors:  Rodolphe Soret and Nicolas Pilon, date: 09/05/2016, view: 3365, Q&A: 0
Hirschsprung disease (HSCR), also named aganglionic megacolon, is a severe congenital malformation characterized by a lack of enteric nervous system (ENS) in the terminal regions of the bowel (Bergeron et al., 2013). As the ENS notably ...