SPHERE - Study of Perinatal, paediatric and adolescent Health : Epidemiological Research and Evaluation
Equipe constitutive du CERPOP, UMR1295, unité mixte de recherche Inserm – Université Toulouse III Paul Sabatier
Gwenaelle DIENE •  chercheure



  1. Diene G, Angulo M, Hale PM, Jepsen CH, Hofman PL, Hokken-Koelega A, Ramesh C, Turan S, Tauber M. Liraglutide for Weight Management in Children and Adolescents With Prader-Willi Syndrome and Obesity. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2022 Dec 17;108(1):4-12. doi: 10.1210/clinem/dgac549.
  2. Grolleau S, Delagrange M, Souquiere M, Molinas C, Diene G, Valette M, Tauber M. Impact of Deprivation on Obesity in Children with PWS. J Clin Med. 2022 Apr 18;11(8):2255. doi: 10.3390/jcm11082255. .
  3. Nannette G, Bar C, Diene G, Pienkowski C, Oliver-Petit I, Jouret B, Cartault A, Porquet-Bordes V, Salles JP, Grunenwald S, Edouard T, Molinas C, Tauber M. Obesity, overweight and pituitary stalk interruption syndrome in children and young adults. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2022 Oct 6:dgac583. doi: 10.1210/clinem/dgac583. Epub ahead of print.


  1. Clerc A, Coupaye M, Mosbah H, Pinto G, Laurier V, Mourre F, Merrien C, Diene G, Poitou C, Tauber M. Diabetes Mellitus in Prader-Willi Syndrome: Natural History during the Transition from Childhood to Adulthood in a Cohort of 39 Patients. J Clin Med. 2021 Nov 15;10(22):5310. doi: 10.3390/jcm10225310.
  2. Coupaye M, Laurier V, Benvegnu G, Poitou C, Faucher P, Mosbah H, Diene G, Pinto G, Briceño LG, Merrien C, Toyos AC, Montastier E, Tauber M, Mourre F. Paradoxical low severity of COVID-19 in Prader-Willi syndrome: data from a French survey on 647 patients. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2021 Jul 21;16(1):325. doi: 10.1186/s13023-021-01949-4.
  3. Delagrange M, Rousseau V, Cessans C, Pienkowski C, Oliver I, Jouret B, Cartault A, Diene G, Tauber M, Salles JP, Yart A, Edouard T. Low bone mass in Noonan syndrome children correlates with decreased muscle mass and low IGF-1 levels. Bone. 2021 Dec;153:116170. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2021.116170.
  4. Eddiry S, Diene G, Molinas C, Salles J, Auriol FC, Gennero I, Bieth E, Skryabin BV, Rozhdestvensky TS, Burnett LC, Leibel RL, Tauber M, Salles JP. SNORD116 and growth hormone therapy impact IGFBP7 in Prader-Willi syndrome. Genet Med. 2021 Sep;23(9):1664-1672. doi: 10.1038/s41436-021-01185-y.
  5. Pacoricona Alfaro DL, Diene G, Pinto G, Salles JP, Gennero I, Faye S, Molinas C, Valette M, Arnaud C, Tauber M. Is ghrelin a biomarker of early-onset scoliosis in children with Prader-Willi syndrome? Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2021 Jul 8;16(1):305. doi: 10.1186/s13023-021-01930-1.
  6. Tauber M, Diene G. Prader-Willi syndrome: Hormone therapies. Handb Clin Neurol. 2021;181:351-367. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-820683-6.00026-9.


  1. Debs R, le Traon AP, Diene G, Molinas C, Cortadellas J, Tauber M. Dysautonomie cardiovasculaire au cours du sommeil : un éclairage sur les morts subites dans le syndrome de Prader-Willi. Rev Neurol (Paris). 2020 Sep;176S:S42. French. doi: 10.1016/j.neurol.2020.01.149.
  2. Famelart N, Diene G, Çabal-Berthoumieu S, Glattard M, Molinas C, Guidetti M, Tauber M. Equivocal expression of emotions in children with Prader-Willi syndrome: what are the consequences for emotional abilities and social adjustment? Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2020 Feb 21;15(1):55. doi: 10.1186/s13023-020-1333-9.
  3. Laumonerie P, Tibbo ME, Ibnoulkhatib A, Kerezoudis P, Diene G, Thevenin Lemoine C, Accadbled F, Sales de Gauzy J. Evolution of Hip Dysplasia in Pediatric Patients With Prader-Willi Syndrome Treated With Growth Hormone Early in Development. J Pediatr Orthop. 2020 May/Jun;40(5):e357-e361. doi: 10.1097/BPO.0000000000001443.

  4. Bruel AL, Nambot S, Quéré V, Vitobello A, Thevenon J, Assoum M, Moutton S, Houcinat N, Lehalle D, Jean-Marçais N; Orphanomix Physician’s Group, Chevarin M, Jouan T, Poë C, Callier P, Tisserand E, Philippe C, Them FTM, Duffourd Y, Faivre L, Thauvin-Robinet C (Diene G collaborator). Increased diagnostic and new genes identification outcome using research reanalysis of singleton exome sequencing. Eur J Hum Genet. 2019 Oct;27(10):1519-1531. doi: 10.1038/s41431-019-0442-1.
  5. Pacoricona Alfaro DL, Lemoine P, Ehlinger V, Molinas C, Diene G, Valette M, Pinto G, Coupaye M, Poitou-Bernert C, Thuilleaux D, Arnaud C, Tauber M. Causes of death in Prader-Willi syndrome: lessons from 11 years' experience of a national reference center. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2019 Nov 4;14(1):238. doi: 10.1186/s13023-019-1214-2.
  6. Tauber M, Coupaye M, Diene G, Molinas C, Valette M, Beauloye V. Prader-Willi syndrome: A model for understanding the ghrelin system. J Neuroendocrinol. 2019 Jul;31(7):e12728. doi: 10.1111/jne.12728.