CV - SARRET Catherine

Present position

Medical doctor in the department of paediatrics in the University Hospital of Clermont-Ferrand, France. Researcher in the IGCNC team, University of Auvergne, since 2012.


  • Certification in medical teaching: Diplôme universitaire de pédagogie médicale. Université Lyon I,, September 2010

  • PhD: Doctorat d'université en génétique et physiologie. « Characterization and fonctional analysis of the new expression products of the human PLP1 gene »June 2010

  • Board certified in Paediatric: Diplôme d’état de spécialiste (DES) de Pédiatrie. « Transversal descriptive study in 2006 of children born from HIV-infected mothers in Auvergne region ». April 2007

  • Certification in Paediatric Neurology: Diplôme Inter Universitaire (DIU) de Neurologie Pédiatrique. Université Aix Marseille, December 2006

  • M.D : Diplôme d’état de Docteur en Médecine, Université Auvergne: MD thesis « Sjögren-Larsson syndrome : bibliographic review, presentation of three cases, genetic analysis and treatment. » September 2006

  • Master degree genetic and physiology: Master Génétique et Physiologie, Université d’Auvergne, July 2006.

  • Certification in Paediatric Infectious Disease: Diplôme Inter Universitaire (DIU) de pathologie infectieuse pédiatrique. Université Lyon I, September 2004

Education in clinic

  • November 2010- October 2013: Medical assistant doctor, department of paediatrics, ( Pr A. LABBE) University Hospital of Clermont-Ferrand, Clermont-Ferrand, France.

  • November 2009- October 2010: Medical assistant doctor, department of pediatric neurology (Pr V DES PORTES) University Hospital HFME, HCL, Lyon, France.

  • 2002-2007: Residency in Clermont-Ferrand University Hospital

November 2006-April 2007: Department of Paediatric Neurology (Pr Th BILLETTE), University Hospital Trousseau, AP-HP, Paris, France.

May 2006-October 2006: Department of Adult Neurology (Pr P CLAVELOU), University Hospital of Clermont-Ferrand, Clermont-Ferrand, France.

November 2004-April 2005: Department of Paediatrics (Pr A LABBE), intensive car unit, university hospital of Clermont-Ferrand, Clermont-Ferrand, France.

May 2004- October 2004: Department of Genetics (Pr O BOESPFLUG-TANGUY), University Hospital of Clermont-Ferrand, Clermont-Ferrand, France.

November 2003-April 2004: Department of Paediatrics, general paediatrics (Dr R RENAUD), Hospital, Montluçon, France.

May 2003-October 2003: Department of Paediatrics (Pr A LABBE), neonatology unit, University Hospital, Clermont-Ferrand, France.

November 2002-April 2003: Department of Paediatrics (Pr A LABBE), emergency unit, University Hospital, Clermont-Ferrand, France.

1996-2002 : Medical Studies, University d’Auvergne.

Education in research 

2010-2007: PhD student genetics and physiology (option neurosciences). Theme of research: «  Characterization and fonctional analysis of the new expression products of the human PLP1 gene  » INSERM UMR 384, Auvergne University, Clermont-Ferrand, France (Dr Catherine VAURS-BARRIERE).

2005-2006: Master II genetics and physiology (option neurosciences). Theme of research: «  Expression of human new transcripts of the PLP1 gene during development of central nervous system. » INSERM UMR 384, Auvergne University, Clermont-Ferrand, France (Dr Catherine VAURS-BARRIERE).

2004-2005: Master I genetics and physiology (option neurosciences). Theme of research: « Identification of mutations in ALDH3A2 gene in patients with Sjögren-Larsson syndrome. » INSERM UMR 384, Auvergne University, Clermont-Ferrand, France (Pr Odile BOESPFLUG-TANGUY).


Atypical clinical and radiological course of a patient with Canavan disease

2016 - Sarret C,Boespflug-Tanguy O,Rodriguez D Metab Brain Dis n°31(2) - pp 475-9

Large national series of patients with Xq28 duplication involving MECP2: Delineation of brain MRI abnormalities in 30 affected patients

2016 - ElChehadeh S,Faivre L,Mosca-Boidron AL,Malan V,Amiel J,Nizon M,Touraine R,Prieur F,Pasquier L,Callier P,Lefebvre M,Marle N,Dubourg C,Julia S,Sarret C,Francannet C,Laffargue F,Boespflug-Tanguy O,David A,Isidor B,LeCaignec C,Vigneron J,Leheup B,Lambert L,Ph Am J Med Genet A n°170A(1) - pp 116-29

A case which further refines the critical region for 15q25.2 microduplication phenotypes.

2016 - Monkam CY,Kemeny S,Miret A,Pebrel-Richard C,Sarret C Acta Neurol Belg n°116(4) - pp 683-685

Small 6q16.1 Deletions Encompassing POU3F2 Cause Susceptibility to Obesity and Variable Developmental Delay with Intellectual Disability

2016 - Kasher PR,Schertz KE,Thomas M,Jackson A,Annunziata S,Ballesta-Martinez MJ,Campeau PM,Clayton PE,Eaton JL,Granata T,Guillen-Navarro E,Hernando C,Laverriere CE,Lieden A,Villa-Marcos O,McEntagart M,Nordgren A,Pantaleoni C,Pebrel-Richard C,Sarret C,Sciacca FL Am J Hum Genet n°98(2) - pp 363-72

[Pedagogic focus-group in pediatrics]

2016 - Merlin E,Chausset A,Verdan M,Cambon B,Sarret C,Kanold J,Chazal J,Labbe A Arch Pediatr n°23(8) - pp 792-7

Time-course of myelination and atrophy on cerebral imaging in 35 patients with PLP1-related disorders

2016 - Sarret C,Lemaire JJ,Tonduti D,Sontheimer A,Coste J,Pereira B,Feschet F,Roche B,Boespflug-Tanguy O Dev Med Child Neurol n°58(7) - pp 706-13

[Neurological symptoms due to Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection in nine children]

2015 - Roussel P,Poulat AL,Romaszko JP,Labbe A,Sarret C Arch Pediatr n°22(7) - pp 699-707

Electrical modulation of neuronal networks in brain-injured patients with disorders of consciousness: A systematic review

2014 - Lemaire JJ,Sontheimer A,Nezzar H,Pontier B,Luaute J,Roche B,Gillart T,Gabrillargues J,Rosenberg S,Sarret C,Feschet F,Vassal F,Fontaine D,Coste J Annales Francaises d'Anesthesie et de Reanimation n°33(2) - pp 88-97

Maps of the adult human hypothalamus

2013 - Lemaire JJ,Nezzar H,Sakka L,Boirie Y,Fontaine D,Coste A,Coll G,Sontheimer A,Sarret C,Gabrillargues J,DeSalles A Surg Neurol Int. n°4[Suppl.3] - S156-63

Partial effectiveness of acetazolamide in a mild form of GLUT1 deficiency: A pediatric observation.

2013 - Chambon R,Vuillaumier-Barrot S,Seta N,Wagner S,Sarret C Mov Disord n°28(12) - pp 1749-51

Relevance of SOX17 variants for hypomyelinating leukodystrophies and congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract (CAKUT)

2012 - Combes P,Planche V,Eymard-Pierre E,Sarret C,Rodriguez D,Boespflug-Tanguy O,Vaurs-Barriere C Ann Hum Genet n°76(3) - pp 261-7

Acute diarrhea and dehydration in infant

2012 - Labbe A,Sarret C Rev Prat n°62(1) - pp 103-7

Neurological symptoms with Bartonella henselae infection: report on 2 pediatric cases

2012 - Rondet B,Sarret C,Lacombe P,Rouveyrol F,Chenel C,Romaszko JP,Labbe A Arch Pediatr n°19(8) - pp 823-6

Sjögren-Larsson syndrome: novel mutations in the ALDH3A2 gene in a French cohort

2012 - Sarret C,Rigal M,Vaurs-Barriere C,Dorboz I,Eymard-Pierre E,Combes P,Giraud G,Wanders RJ,Afenjar A,Francannet C,Boespflug-Tanguy O J Neurol Sci n°312(1-2) - pp 123-6

Macrocephaly-capillary malformation. A neonatal case

2012 - Coste K,Sarret C,Cisse A,Delabaere A,Francannet C,Vanlieferinghen P Arch Pediatr n°19(9) - pp 917-20

Neurodegenerative disorder related to AIMP1/p43 mutation is not a PMLD

2011 - Boespflug-Tanguy O,Aubourg P,Dorboz I,Begou M,Giraud G,Sarret C,Vaurs-Barriere C American Journal of Human Genetics n°88(3) - pp 392-3

Pediatric neurological complications associated with the A(H1N1)pdm09 influenza infection

2011 - Frobert E,Sarret C,Billaud G,Gillet Y,Escuret V,Floret D,Casalegno JS,Bouscambert M,Morfin F,Javouhey E,Lina B J Clin Virol n°52(4) - pp 307-13

Loss of BRCC3 deubiquitinating enzyme leads to abnormal angiogenesis and is associated with syndromic moyamoya

2011 - Miskinyte S,Butler MG,Herve D,Sarret C,Nicolino M,Petralia JD,Bergametti F,Arnould M,Pham VN,Gore AV,Spengos K,Gazal S,Woimant F,Steinberg GK,Weinstein BM,Tournier-Lasserve E American Journal of Human Genetics n°88(6) - pp 718-28

Intérêt du dosage de la tryptase sérique aux urgences pédiatriques

2011 - Brunel A,Sarret C,Tridon A,Ughetto S,Labbe A Rev Fr Allergol n°51 - pp 99-103

Novel neuronal proteaolipid protein isoforms encoded by the human myelin proteolipid protein 1 gene

2010 - Sarret C,Combes P,Micheau P,Gelot A,Boespflug-Tanguy O,Vaurs-Barriere C Neuroscience n°166(2) - pp 522-38

Elevated CSF N-acetylaspartylglutamate suggests specific molecular diagnostic abnormalities in patients with white matter diseases

2010 - Mochel F,Boildieu N,Barritault J,Sarret C,Eymard-Pierre E,Seguin F,Schiffmann R,Boespflug-Tanguy O Biochimica Biophysica Acta,Molecular Basis of disease n°1802(11) - pp 1112-7

Pelizaeus-Merzbacher-like disease presentation of MCT8 mutated males

2009 - Vaurs-Barriere C,Deville M,Sarret C,Giraud G,Des-Portes V,Prats-Vinas JM,De-Michele G,Dan B,Brady AF,Boespflug-Tanguy O,Touraine R Ann Neurol n°65 - pp 114-8

Difficulties to follow up exposed to antiretroviral therapy and non infected children born from HIV-infected mother after 2 years of age

2008 - Sarret C,Paillard C,Cormerais L,Demeocq F,Jacomet C Archive de Pédiatrie n°15(3) - pp 326-7

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