Giacomo GRILLO
PostDoc / Univ. Paris 7
Equipe : Methylation de l’ADN et ARNs non-codants en physiopathologie
Pièce n°: 411


Giacomo has obtained his PhD in july 2017 at University Paris 7 in Paris, France with a Fellowship from the Ministère de la Recherche (MENRT) and is now a PostDoc in the lab for still few months. He received his Master degree in 2013 at the Magistère de Génétique from University of Paris 7 and his BS from the University of Milan-Bicocca in 2011. He joined the Claire Francastel’s Lab at the Epigenetic and Cell Fate Unit in 2013.

Corresponding links

Université Paris-Diderot
Magistère de Génétique
University of Milan-Bicocca


Hélène Starck 2016 award

Selected Publications

Roussel-Gervais A, Naciri I, Kirsh O, Kasprzyk L, Velasco G, Grillo G, Dubus P, Defossez PA. Loss of the methyl-CpG binding protein ZBTB4 alters mitotic checkpoint, increases aneuploidy and promotes tumorigenesis . Cancer Res . 2016 Nov; pii: canres.1181. PMID: 27815388

Thijssen PE, Ito Y, Grillo G, Wang J, Velasco G, Nitta H, Unoki M, Yoshihara M, Suyama M, Sun Y, Lemmers RJ, de Greef JC, Gennery A, Picco P, Kloeckener-Gruissem B, Güngör T, Reisli I, Picard C, Kebaili K, Roquelaure B, Iwai T, Kondo I, Kubota T, van Ostaijen-Ten Dam MM, van Tol MJ, Weemaes C, Francastel C, van der Maarel SM, Sasaki H. Mutations in CDCA7 and HELLS cause immunodeficiency-centromeric instability-facial anomalies syndrome. Nat Commun. 2015 Jul 28;6:7870. PMID: 26216346