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NOËL Jacques

Professor of Neuroscience

Institution: Nice Sophia Antipolis University; France

Laboratory/Department: Institute of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, CNRS UMR 7275

Research topic: Ion channel and pain perception :

  • Background K+ channels in pain perception,
  • Acid Sensing Ion Channels in inflammatory pain,
  • Molecular transduction of thermal and mechanical pain

Methodologies: electrophysiological and cell biology of the peripheral sensory neurons


  • Stéphane Lolignier, Dimitra Gkika, David Andersson, Enrico Leipold, Irina Vetter, Felix Viana, Jacques Noël*, Jérôme Busserolles* New Insight in Cold Pain: Role of Ion Channels, Modulation, and Clinical Perspectives. The Journal of Neuroscience, 2016, 36 (45), 11435-11439
  • Vanessa Pereira, Jérôme Busserolles, Marine Christin, Maïly Devilliers, Laura Poupon, Wassim Legha, Abdelkrim Alloui, Youssef Aissouni, Emmanuel Bourinet, Florian Lesage, Alain Eschalier, Michel Lazdunski, Jacques Noël. Role of the TREK2 potassium channel in cold and warm thermosensation and in pain perception. PAIN, 2014, 155 (12), 2534-2544.
  • Jacques Noël, Katharina Zimmermann, Jérome Busserolles, Emanuel Deval, Abdelkrim Alloui, Sylvie Diochot, Nicolas Guy, Marc Borsotto, Peter Reeh, Alain Eschalier, Michel Lazdunski. The mechano‐activated K+ channels TRAAK and TREK‐1 control both warm and cold perception. The EMBO journal (2009), 28 (9), 1308-1318.

Participation in the EMN-Online teaching

  • S3 – Cell communication and plasticity