Who's Who

Marie-Pierre Cros

Laboratory Technician

Epigenetics Group


Academic Degrees

YearDegreeMajorInstitutionTownCountry
1997CU génétique moléculaireCNEDLyonFrance
1997CU virologieCNEDParisFrance
1996BTS analyses biologiquesCNEDLyonFrance
1995CU immunologie-hématologieCNEDLyonFrance
1980BacF7Lycée La MartinièreLyonFrance


Current Research Projects

  • DNA methylation I infant blood according to aflatoxine level in mothers
    Z. Herceg, H. Hernandez-Vargas, J. Castelito

  • DNA methylation in OSCC
    Z. Herceg, H. Hernandez-Vargas, B. Abedi-Ardekani

  • Study of metastable epiallele according to season of birth
    Z. Herceg, Hernandez-Vargas

  • Study of miRNA in lung cancer
    Z. Herceg, V. Krutovskikh


Selected Publications

Krais AM, Hautefeuille AH, Cros MP, Krutovskikh V, Tournier JM, Birembaut P, Thépot A, Paliwal A, Herceg Z, Boffetta P, Brennan P, Hainaut PL (2011) CHRNA5 as negative regulator of nicotine signaling in normal and cancer bronchial cells: effects on motility, migration and p63 expression. Carcinogenesis Sep;32(9) : 1388-95

Thépot A, Hautefeuille A, Cros MP, Abedi-Ardekani B, Pétré A, Damour O, Krutovskikh V, Hainaut P (2010) ntraepithelial p63-dependent expression of distinct components of cell adhesion complexes in normal esophageal mucosa and squamous cell carcinoma. Int J Cancer Nov 1;127(9) : 2051-62