EMBL Heidelberg, Meyerhofstraße 1, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany

ORCID iD: iD icon0000-0003-4836-8640


  • PhD, 2010, Paris Diderot University and École Normale Supérieure, Paris, France.
    Postdoctoral research at The Rockefeller University, New York, USA.
    Group leader at EMBL from December 2019.


Total: 7 publication(s)


Alcedo J, Jin Y, Portman DS, Prahlad V, Raizen D, Rapti G, Xu XZS, Zhang Y, Wu CF. (2021)

Nature's gift to neuroscience.

J Neurogenet 34((3-4)):223-224. doi: 10.1080/01677063.2020.1841760
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Rapti G. (2021)

A perspective on C. elegans neurodevelopment: from early visionaries to a booming neuroscience research.

J Neurogenet 34(3-4):259-272. doi: 10.1080/01677063.2020.1837799
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Rapti G, Li C, Shan A, Lu Y, Shaham S. (2017)

Glia initiate brain assembly through noncanonical Chimaerin-Furin axon guidance in C. elegans.

Nat Neurosci 20(10):1350-1360. doi: 10.1038/nn.4630
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Boulin T, Rapti G, Briseño-Roa L, Stigloher C, Richmond JE, Paoletti P, Bessereau JL. (2012)

Positive modulation of a Cys-loop acetylcholine receptor by an auxiliary transmembrane subunit.

Nat Neurosci 15(10):1374-81. doi: 10.1038/nn.3197
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Rapti G, Richmond J, Bessereau JL. (2011)

A single immunoglobulin-domain protein required for clustering acetylcholine receptors in C. elegans.

EMBO J 30(4):706-18. doi: 10.1038/emboj.2010.355
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Gendrel M, Rapti G, Richmond JE, Bessereau JL. (2009)

A secreted complement-control-related protein ensures acetylcholine receptor clustering.

Nature 461(7266):992-6. doi: 10.1038/nature08430
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Parisiadou L, Bethani I, Michaki V, Krousti K, Rapti G, Efthimiopoulos S. (2008)

Homer2 and Homer3 interact with amyloid precursor protein and inhibit Abeta production.

Neurobiol Dis 30(3):353-64. doi: 10.1016/j.nbd.2008.02.004
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