Audrey Casemayou


PhD, Post-doctoral researcher


Road walked on:
Audrey Casemayou received her PhD from the University Paul Sabatier,Toulouse, France, in 2010. From 2006 to 2010 she worked as a PhD student in the field of regulatory T cells and experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Since 2011 she worked as a post-doctoral researcher in the field of HNF1B and acute renal diseases at the Renal Fibrosis Lab, INSERM U1048.

Main domains of expertise:
Acute kidney disease, Cellular biology, HNF1beta, Molecular biology, Renal fibrosis mechanisms

Selected Publications:

Casemayou A, Fournel A, Bagattin A, Schanstra J, Belliere J, Decramer S, Marsal D, Gillet M, Chassaing N, Huart A, Pontoglio M, Knauf C, Bascands JL, Chauveau D, Faguer S. Hepatocyte Nuclear Factor-1β Controls Mitochondrial Respiration in Renal Tubular Cells. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Nov;28(11):3205-3217. [Read]

Specific macrophage subtypes influence the progression of rhabdomyolysis-induced kidney injury. Belliere J, Casemayou A, Ducasse L, Zakaroff-Girard A, Martins F, Iacovoni JS, Guilbeau-Frugier C, Buffin-Meyer B, Pipy B, Chauveau D, Schanstra JP, Bascands JL. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2015. [Read]

Tocilizumab added to conventional therapy reverses both the cytokine profile and CD8+Granzyme+ T-cells/NK cells expansion in refractory hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis. Faguer S, Vergez F, Peres M, Ferrandiz I, Casemayou A, Belliere J, Cointault O, Lavayssiere L, Nogier MB, Prevot G, Huart A, Recher C, Rostaing L. Hematol Oncol. 2014. [Read]

The HNF1B score is a simple tool to select patients for HNF1B gene analysis. Faguer S, Chassaing N, Bandin F, Prouheze C, Garnier A, Casemayou A, Huart A, Schanstra JP, Calvas P, Decramer S, Chauveau D. Kidney Int. 2014. [Read]

Hnf-1β transcription factor is an early hif-1α-independent marker of epithelial hypoxia and controls renal repair. Faguer S, Mayeur N, Casemayou A, Pageaud AL, Courtellemont C, Cartery C, Fournie GJ, Schanstra JP, Tack I, Bascands JL, Chauveau D. PLoS One. 2013. [Read]

The p.Arg63Trp polymorphism controls Vav1 functions and Foxp3 regulatory T cell development. Colacios C, Casemayou A, Dejean AS, Gaits-Iacovoni F, Pedros C, Bernard I, Lagrange D, Deckert M, Lamouroux L, Jagodic M, Olsson T, Liblau RS, Fournié GJ, Saoudi A. J Exp Med. 2011. [Read]