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Guillou H, Lecureuil C, Anderson KE, Suire S, Ferguson GJ, Ellson CD, Gray A, Divecha N, Hawkins PT, Stephens LR. Use of the GRP1 PH domain as a tool to measure the relative levels of PtdIns(3,4,5)P3 through a protein-lipid overlay approach. J. Lipid Res. 2007, 48:726-732.


Guillou H, Stephens LR, Hawkins PT. Quantitative measurement of phosphatidylinositol 3,4,5-trisphosphate. Methods in Enzymology: Lipidomics and Bioactive Lipids: Lipids and Cell Signaling. H. A. Brown, Ed. Elsevier. 2007, Vol 434:117-130.



Suire S, Condliffe AM, Ferguson GJ, Ellson CD, Guillou H, Davidson K, Welch H, Coadwell J, Turner M, Chilvers ER, Hawkins PT, Stephens L. Gbetagammas and the Ras binding domain of p110gamma are both important regulators of PI(3)Kgamma signalling in neutrophils. Nature Cell Biol. 2006, 8:1303-9.



Guillou H, D’Andrea S, Rioux V, Barnouin R, Dalaine S, Pedrono F, Jan S, Legrand P. Distinct roles of endoplasmic reticulum cytochrome b5 and fused cytochrome b5-like domain for rat Δ6-desaturase activity. Journal of Lipid Research. 2004, 45:32-40.


Guillou H, D’Andrea S, Rioux V, Jan S, Legrand P. The surprising diversity ofΔ6-desaturase substrates. Biochemical Society Transactions. 2004, 32:86-7.


Jan S, Guillou H, D’Andrea S, Daval S, Bouriel M, Rioux V, Legrand P. Myristic acid increasesΔ6-desaturase activity in cultured rat hepatocytes. Reproduction Nutrition Development. 2004, 44:131-140.



Guillou H, Rioux V, Catheline D, Thibault JN, Bouriel M, Jan S, D'Andrea S, Legrand P. Conversion of hexadecanoic acid (palmitic acid, C16:0) to hexadecenoic acid (C16:1 n-10) by rat Δ6-desaturase. Journal of Lipid Research. 2003, 44: 450-454.


Rioux V, Daval S, Guillou H, Jan S, Legrand P. Although it is rapidly metabolised in culture rat hepatocytes, lauric acid is used for protein acylation. Reproduction Nutrition Development. 2003, 43: 419-430.



D'Andrea S, Guillou H, Jan S, Catheline D, Thibault JN, Bouriel M, Rioux V, Legrand P. The same rat Δ6-desaturase not only acts on 18- but also on 24-carbon fatty acids in very long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid biosynthesis. Biochemical Journal. 2002, 364: 49-55.


Guillou H, Martin P, Jan S, D'Andrea S, Roulet A, Catheline D, Rioux V, Pineau T, Legrand P. Comparative effect of fenofibrate on hepatic desaturases in wild-type and peroxisome activated receptorα-deficient mice. Lipids. 2002, 37: 981-989.