Jacques Lussier, DMV, PhD.

Vice-Doyen à la recherche et aux études supérieurs
Faculté de médecine vétérinaire
Université de Montréal
3200, Sicotte Street
St-Hyacinthe (Québec)  J2S 2M2
450 773-8521 ext. 8363
450-778-8103 (fax)
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 Research interests

  • The role of ovarian gene expression in the development of the follicule and the ovule in the cow.
  • Caracterisation of the differentially expressed genes during follicule dominance and ovulation.

Membre du laboratoire

  • Gabriel Benoit, étudiant M.Sc./DMV

Publications (depuis 2010)

NDIAYE K, CARRIÈRE PD, SIROIS J, SILVERSIDES DW, LUSSIER JG. 2015. Differential expression of lysosome-associated protein transmembrane-4 beta (LAPTM4B) in granulosa cells of ovarian follicles and in other bovine tissues. Journal of Ovarian Research 8:12.

SAYASITH K, SIROIS J, LUSSIER J. 2014. Expression and regulation of regulator of G-protein signaling protein-2 (RGS2) in equine and bovine follicles prior to ovulation: molecular characterization of RGS2 transactivation in bovine granulosa cells. Biology of Reproduction 91(6):139 (PMID: 25339105).

Sayasith K, Sirois J, Lussier JG. Expression, regulation, and promoter activation of vanin-2 (VNN2) in bovine follicles prior to ovulation. Biol Reprod. 2013 Oct 24;89(4):98. doi: 10.1095/biolreprod.113.111849. Print 2013 Oct.

Sayasith K, Lussier J, Sirois J. Molecular characterization and transcriptional regulation of a disintegrin and metalloproteinase with thrombospondin motif 1 (ADAMTS1) in bovine preovulatory follicles. Endocrinology. 2013 Aug;154(8):2857-69. doi: 10.1210/en.2013-1140. Epub 2013 Jun 10.

Sayasith K, Lussier J, Doré M, Sirois J. Human chorionic gonadotropin-dependent up-regulation of epiregulin and amphiregulin in equine and bovine follicles during the ovulatory process.Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2013 Jan 1;180:39-47. doi: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2012.10.012. Epub 2012 Nov 21.

Lavoie JP, Lefebvre-Lavoie J, Leclere M, Lavoie-Lamoureux A, Chamberland A, Laprise C, Lussier J. Profiling of differentially expressed genes using suppression subtractive hybridization in an equine model of chronic asthma. PLoS One. 2012;7(1):e29440. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0029440. Epub 2012 Jan 3.

Macieira S, Lussier J, Bédard C. Characterization of the cDNA and genomic DNA sequence encoding for the platelet integrin alpha IIB and beta III in a horse with Glanzmann thrombasthenia. Can J Vet Res. 2011 Jul;75(3):222-7.

Bergeron S, Lemieux E, Durand V, Cagnol S, Carrier JC, Lussier JG, Boucher MJ, Rivard N. The serine protease inhibitor serpinE2 is a novel target of ERK signaling involved in human colorectal tumorigenesis. Mol Cancer. 2010 Oct 13;9:271. doi: 10.1186/1476-4598-9-271.

Ndiaye K, Lussier JG, Pate JL. Molecular characterization and expression of DERL1 in bovine ovarian follicles and corpora lutea. Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 2010 Aug 3;8:94. doi: 10.1186/1477-7827-8-94.