Matter Lab

Jean-Marc Matter,
Maitre d'enseignement et de recherche
University of Geneva
Department of Molecular Biology,
30, quai Ernest-Ansermet
CH-1211, Geneva 4, Switzerland
Tel: +41 22 379 6195
Fax: +41 22 379 68 68
E-mail: Jean-Marc.Matter@unige.ch

Neurogenesis, retina development and regeneration

We are interested in the regulatory mechanisms underlying retina ontogenesis. For the past years, we have explored how the proneural proteins ATOH7 and NEUROGENIN 2 regulate the conversion of proliferating progenitor cells into differentiated neurons in the developing retina.