SECF - Structure and Evolution of Chromosome in Fungi

 17/12/2022 -  GQE
Study of modes of reproduction in hemiascomycetes yeast, and importance in the evolutionary history of Candida glabrata. Population genomics, comparative and functional genomics. Adaptation of yeast to their environment.

Head :
Cécile Fairhead (UPSay)

Structure and Evolution of Chromosome in Fungi


  • Cécile Fairhead, Professor (UPSay)


  • Maroc L., 12 février 2021, Étude sur le changement de type sexuel et les cassures chromosomiques chez Candida glabrata, PhD Thesis, Université Paris-Saclay
  • Maroc L., Fairhead C. . (2021) Lessons from the Nakaseomyces: mating-type switching, DSB repair and evolution of Ho. Curr Genet, 5 (67) 685-693
  • Denecker T., Zhou Li Y., Fairhead C. , Budin K., Camadro JM., Bolotin-Fukuhara M., Angoulvant A., Lelandais G.. (2020) Functional networks of co-expressed genes to explore iron homeostasis processes in the pathogenic yeast Candida glabrata. NAR Genomics and Bioinformatics, 2 (2) lqaa027
  • Maroc L., Zhou-Li Y., Boisnard S., Fairhead C. . (2020) A single Ho-induced double-strand break at the MAT locus is lethal in Candida glabrata. PLoS Genet, 10 (16) e1008627
  • Zhou Li Y., Boisnard S., Enache‐Angoulvant A., Fairhead C. . (2020) Genome editing in the yeast Nakaseomyces delphensis and description of its complete sexual cycle. Yeast, yea.3522
  • Carreté L., Ksiezopolska E., Gómez-Molero E., Angoulvant A., Bader O., Fairhead C. , Gabaldón T.. (2019) Genome Comparisons of Candida glabrata Serial Clinical Isolates Reveal Patterns of Genetic Variation in Infecting Clonal Populations. Frontiers in Microbiology, (10) 112
  • Fairhead C. , Fischer G., Liti G., Neuveglise C., Schacherer J.. (2019) Andre Goffeau's imprinting on second generation yeast "genomologists". Yeast, 4 (36) 167-175
  • Gabaldón T., Fairhead C. . (2019) Genomes shed light on the secret life of Candida glabrata: not so asexual, not so commensal. Curr. Genet., 1 (65) 93-98
  • Maroc L., Fairhead C. . (2019) A new inducible CRISPR‐Cas9 system useful for genome editing and study of double‐strand break repair in Candida glabrata. Yeast, 12 (36) 723-731
  • Carrete L., Ksiezopolska E., Pegueroles C., Gomez-Molero E., Saus E., Iraola-Guzman S., Loska D., Bader O., Fairhead C. , Gabaldon T.. (2018) Patterns of Genomic Variation in the Opportunistic Pathogen Candida glabrata Suggest the Existence of Mating and a Secondary Association with Humans. Current biology : CB, 1 (28) 15-27 e7
  • Senghor Y., Guitard J., Angoulvant A., Hennequin C.. (2018) Cryptococcal antigen detection in broncho-alveolar lavage fluid. Med Mycol, 6 (56) 774-777