Urban A, Dussaux C, Martel G, Brunner C, Mace E, Montaldo G.

Real-time imaging of brain activity in freely moving rats using functional ultrasound. Nat Methods. 2015 Sep;12(9):873-8. doi: 10.1038/nmeth.3482. Epub 2015 Jul 20. PMID: 26192084



Rossier J, Bernard A, Cabungcal JH, Perrenoud Q, Savoye A, Gallopin T, Hawrylycz M, Cuénod M, Do K, Urban A, Lein ES.

Cortical fast-spiking parvalbumin interneurons enwrapped in the perineuronal net express the metallopeptidases Adamts8, Adamts15 and Neprilysin. Mol Psychiatry. 2014 Dec 16. doi: 10.1038/mp.2014.162. PMID: 25510509


Alan URBAN, Emilie Mace, Clément Brunner, Marc Heidmann, Jean Rossier and Gabriel Montaldo

Chronic assessment of cerebral hemodynamics during rat forepaw electrical stimulation using functional ultrasound imaging, Neuroimage.  DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2014.06.063. PubMed PMID: 25008960.



Couture, O., A. Urban, A. Bretagne, L. Martinez, M. Tanter and P. Tabeling. In vivo targeted delivery of large payloads with an ultrasound clinical scanner. Med Phys. 39. 5229-5237. 2012.

Medical Physics n°39 Cover Page - 2012


Urban, A. and J. Rossier. Genetic targeting of specific neuronal cell types in the cerebral cortex. Prog Brain Res. 196. 163-192. 2012.

Urban, A., A. Rancillac, L. Martinez and J. Rossier. Deciphering the Neuronal Circuitry Controlling Local Blood Flow in the Cerebral Cortex with Optogenetics in PV::Cre Transgenic Mice. Front Pharmacol. 3. 105. 2012.



Muller, S., A. Urban, A. Hecker, F. Leclerc, C. Branlant and Y. Motorin. Deficiency of the tRNATyr:Psi 35-synthase aPus7 in Archaea of the Sulfolobales order might be rescued by the H/ACA sRNA-guided machinery. Nucleic Acids Res. 37. 1308-1322. 2009.

Urban, A., I. Behm-Ansmant, C. Branlant and Y. Motorin. RNA sequence and two-dimensional structure features required for efficient substrate modification by the Saccharomyces cerevisiae RNA:{Psi}-synthase Pus7p. J Biol Chem. 284. 5845-5858. 2009.