EMBL Rome, Adriano Buzzati-Traverso Campus, Via Ramarini 32, 00015 Monterotondo (RM), Italy


  • PhD 2003, Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris VI), Paris, France.
    Postdoctoral research at the Paterson Institute for Cancer Research, Manchester, United Kingdom.
    Group Leader at EMBL since 2011.


Total: 19 publication(s)


Bergiers I, Tischer C, Vargel Bölükbaşı Ö, Lancrin C. (2019)

Quantification of Mouse Hematopoietic Progenitors' Formation Using Time-lapse Microscopy and Image Analysis.

Bio Protoc 9(1) doi: 10.21769/BioProtoc. 3137
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Shvartsman M, Bilican S, Lancrin C. (2018)

Iron deficiency affects early stages of embryonic hematopoiesis but not the endothelial to hematopoietic transition

bioRxiv 1-32. doi: 10.1101/462978

Oatley M, Vargel O, Svensson V, Shvartsman M, Ganter K, Zirngibl K, Pavlovich PV, Milchevskaya V, Foteva VV, Natarajan KN, Baying B, Benes V, Patil KR, Teichmann SA, Lancrin C. (2018)

Single-cell transcriptomics identifies CD44 as a new marker and regulator of haematopoietic stem cells development.

bioRxiv 1-41. doi: 10.1101/338178

Pinheiro I, Vargel O, Ganter K, Sabou LA, Tew VK, Bolasco G, Shvartsman M, Pavlovich PV, Buness A, Nikolakopoulou C, Bergiers I, Kouskoff V, Lacaud G, Lancrin C.. (2018)

Discovery of a new path for red blood cell generation in the mouse embryo.

bioRxiv 1-37. doi: 10.1101/309054
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Bergiers I, Andrews T, Vargel Bölükbaşı Ö, Buness A, Janosz E, Lopez-Anguita N, Ganter K, Kosim K, Celen C, Itır Perçin G, Collier P, Baying B, Benes V, Hemberg M, Lancrin C. (2018)

Single-cell transcriptomics reveals a new dynamical function of transcription factors during embryonic hematopoiesis.

Elife 7 doi: 10.7554/eLife.29312
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Lie-A-Ling M, Marinopoulou E, Lilly AJ, Challinor M, Patel R, Lancrin C, Kouskoff V, Lacaud G. (2018)

Regulation of RUNX1 dosage is crucial for efficient blood formation from hemogenic endothelium.

Development 145(5) doi: 10.1242/dev.149419
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Vargel O, Zhang Y, Kosim K, Ganter K, Foehr S, Mardenborough Y, Shvartsman M, Enright AJ, Krijgsveld J, Lancrin C. (2016)

Activation of the TGF beta pathway impairs endothelial to haematopoietic transition

Sci Rep 6 doi: 10.1038/srep21518
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Thambyrajah R, Mazan M, Patel R, Moignard V, Stefanska M, Marinopoulou E, Li Y, Lancrin C, Clapes T, Möröy T, Robin C, Miller C, Cowley S, Göttgens B, Kouskoff V, Lacaud G. (2016)

GFI1 proteins orchestrate the emergence of haematopoietic stem cells through recruitment of LSD1.

Nat. Cell Biol. 18(1):21-32. doi: 10.1038/ncb3276
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Vargel O, Zhang Y, Collier P, Baying B, Benes V, Lancrin C. (2014)

TGFβ pathway activation blocks the endothelial to hematopoietic transition

Paper presented at the ISEH 43rd Annual Scientific Meeting, Montréal, Canada, 21-24 August 2014.EXP HEMATOL 42(8):S64. doi: 10.1016/j.exphem.2014.07.243
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Lancrin C, Mazan M, Stefanska M, Patel R, Lichtinger M, Costa G, Vargel O, Wilson NK, Möröy T, Bonifer C, Göttgens B, Kouskoff V, Lacaud G. (2012)

GFI1 and GFI1B control the loss of endothelial identity of hemogenic endothelium during hematopoietic commitment

Blood 120(2):314-322. doi: 10.1182/blood-2011-10-386094
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Ferreras C, Lancrin C, Lie-A-Ling M, Kouskoff V, Lacaud G. (2011)

Identification and characterization of a novel transcriptional target of RUNX1/AML1 at the onset of hematopoietic development

Blood 118(3):594-597. doi: 10.1182/blood-2010-06-294124
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Pearson S, Lancrin C, Lacaud G, Kouskoff V. (2010)

The sequential expression of CD40 and Icam2 defines progressive steps in the formation of blood precursors from the mesoderm germ layer

Stem Cells 28(6):1089-1098. doi: 10.1002/stem.434
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Lancrin C, Sroczynska P, Serrano AG, Gandillet A, Ferreras C, Kouskoff V, Lacaud G. (2010)

Blood cell generation from the hemangioblast

J. Mol. Med. 88(2):167-172. doi: 10.1007/s00109-009-0554-0
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Sroczynska P, Lancrin C, Kouskoff V, Lacaud G. (2009)

The differential activities of Runx1 promoters define milestones during embryonic hematopoiesis

Blood 114(26):5279-5289. doi: 10.1182/blood-2009-05-222307
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Hoogenkamp M, Lichtinger M, Krysinska H, Lancrin C, Clarke D, Williamson A, Mazzarella L, Ingram R, Jorgensen H, Fisher A, Tenen DG, Kouskoff V, Lacaud G, Bonifer C. (2009)

Early chromatin unfolding by RUNX1: a molecular explanation for differential requirements during specification versus maintenance of the hematopoietic gene expression program

Blood 114(2):299-309. doi: 10.1182/blood-2008-11-191890
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Lancrin C, Sroczynska P, Stephenson C, Allen T, Kouskoff V, Lacaud G. (2009)

The haemangioblast generates haematopoietic cells through a haemogenic endothelium stage

Nature 457(7231):892-895. doi: 10.1038/nature07679
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Sroczynska P, Lancrin C, Pearson S, Kouskoff V, Lacaud G. (2009)

In vitro differentiation of mouse embryonic stem cells as a model of early hematopoietic development

Methods Mol. Biol. 538:317-334. doi: 10.1007/978-1-59745-418-6_16
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Arcangeli ML, Lancrin C, Lambolez F, Cordier C, Schneider E, Rocha B, Ezine S. (2005)

Extrathymic hemopoietic progenitors committed to T cell differentiation in the adult mouse

J. Immunol. 174(4):1980-1988. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.174.4.1980
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Lancrin C, Schneider E, Lambolez F, Arcangeli ML, Garcia-Cordier C, Rocha B, Ezine S. (2002)

Major T cell progenitor activity in bone marrow-derived spleen colonies

J. Exp. Med. 195(7):919-929. doi: 10.1084/jem.20011475
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