Dr Elise Laperrousaz


I interest myself in the axonal regeneration, after a spinal cord injury. In this context, I focus on integrins role in the process of axonal regeneration in both in vitro and in vivo models.

Research Focus


axonal regeneration

axonal transport


spinal cord injury

Clinical conditions

No direct clinical relevance

Spinal cord injury


Behavioural analysis

Cell culture

Central Nervous System surgery - rodents

Fluorescence microscopy


Live cell imaging

Peripheral surgery - rodents


No collaborators listed

Associated News Items



    Laperrousaz E, Denis RG, Kassis N, Contreras C, Lˇpez M, Luquet S, Cruciani-Guglielmacci C, Magnan C. (2018), “Lipoprotein Lipase Expression in Hypothalamus Is Involved in the Central Regulation of Thermogenesis and the Response to Cold Exposure” Front. Endocrinol. 9: 103


    Gao Y, Layritz C, Legutko B, Eichmann TO, Laperrousaz E, MoullÚ VS, Cruciani-Guglielmacci C, Magnan C, Luquet S, Woods SC, Eckel RH, Yi CX, Garcia-Caceres C, Tsch÷p MH. (2017), “Disruption of Lipid Uptake in Astroglia Exacerbates Diet-Induced Obesity.” Diabetes 66(10):2555-2563

    Laperrousaz E, MoullÚ VS, Denis RG, Kassis N, Berland C, Colsch B, Fioramonti X, Philippe E, Lacombe A, Vanacker C, Butin N, Bruce KD, Wang H, Wang Y, Gao Y, Garcia-Caceres C, PrÚvot V, Tsch÷p MH, Eckel RH, Le Stunff H, Luquet S, Magnan C, Cruciani-Guglielmacci C. (2017), “Lipoprotein lipase in hypothalamus is a key regulator of body weight gain and glucose homeostasis in mice.” Diabetologia 60(7):1314-1324