Sebastian CEBALLO
September 2014

Years 2-4

1 October 2015 - 30 September 2018
ED 158
Université Pierre et Marie Curie

Coding principles of perception and experience-dependent plasticity in the mouse auditory cortex.


Year 1

1 September 2014 - 30 September 2015
UEI (Unité d'enseignement isolé)
Université Pierre et Marie Curie

Lab 1Characterization and functions of neurons-oligodendrocyte progenitor cell synapses in zebrafish myelination - Brahim NAIT OUMESMAR's team.

Lab 2Spatial organization of S1 projecting neurons and their functional classification - Laurent BOURDIEU's team.

Lab 3: Interfering  auditory perception through patterned optogenetic stimulation of auditory cortex in mice - Brice BATHELLIER's team.

Biographie / Publications

San Martín A, Sotelo-Hitschfeld T, Lerchundi R, Fernández-Moncada I, Ceballo S, Valdebenito R, Baeza-Lehnert F, Alegría K, Contreras-Baeza Y, Garrido-Gerter P, Romero-Gómez I & LF Barros (2014). Single-cell imaging tools for brain energy metabolism: a review. Neurophoton. 0001;1(1):011004. doi:10.1117/1.NPh.1.1.011004.

San Martín A, Ceballo S, Baeza-Lehnert F, Lerchundi R, Valdebenito R, Contreras-Baeza Y, Alegría K & LF Barros (2014). Imaging mitochondrial flux in single cells with a FRET sensor for pyruvate. PLoS ONE 9(1): e85780. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0085780

Barros LF, San Martín A, Sotelo-Hitshfeld T, Lerchundi R, Fernández-Moncada I, Ruminot I, Gutiérrez R, Valdebenito R, Ceballo S, Alegría K, Baeza-Lehnert F & D Espinoza (2013). Small is fast: astrocytic glucose and lactate metabolism at cellular resolution. Front. Cell. Neurosci. 7:27. doi:10.3389/fncel.2013.00027

San Martín A, Ceballo S, Ruminot I, Lerchundi R, Frommer WB & LF Barros (2013). A Genetically Encoded FRET Lactate Sensor and Its Use To Detect the Warburg Effect in Single Cancer Cells. PLoS ONE 8(2): e57712. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0057712


 Perception occurs through multiple sensory channels. The brain uses this rich information to make guesses about the objects and situations encountered in the environment. In this process, the...