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L'EA 4324  ORPHY (Optimisation des Régulations Physiologiques) étudie les mécanismes physiologiques participant ŕ l’optimisation des interactions organismes-milieu  Physiology Research Master  



ORPHY (EA4324) is a research unit in animal and human physiology. Located on two sites (UFR Sciences and Medicine), ORPHY is part of the Institute of health-agro-material (IBSAM) of the Université de Bretagne Occidentale (UBO, Brest, France). The team studies cardiovascular and muscular adaptations, from cell to human in physiological and pathophysiological conditions. Clinical and fundamental approaches are used through in vivo and in vitro methodologies adapted to Health questions.

Director: Christine Moisan
Co-director: Marie-Agnès Giroux-Metges



October, 23rd at 5.00 p.m:

 Location: Salle des Conseils, UFR Médecine

Fabrice Rannou

"Measurement of muscle fatigue during dynamic exercise"



Windsurfing. Wetsuits in question...(Le Télégramme, 4 juin 2018; Article in french)

Recent publication

Dupas J., Feray A., Goanvec C., Samson N. Bougaran P., Guerrero F., & Mansourati J (2017). Metabolic syndrome and hypertension resulting from fructose enriched diet in Wistar rats". BioMed Research International, vol. 2017, Article ID 2494067


Current scientific events

Diving rats for a better understanding of decompression sickness.

The study performed in the laboratory by François Guerrero and Emmanuel Dugrenot (picture below) to develop a strain of rats resistant to the decompression sickness were highlighted this summer in the local press. Find the article published in Le Télégramme de Brest on August 16, 2018 in our section "Press review" ...


François Guerrero, researcher at Orphy and Emmanuel Dugrenot, president of Tek Diving around the hyperbaric chamber of the laboratory. (Catherine Le Guen, © Le Télégramme)


Laboratoire ORPHY
UFR Sciences et Techniques, Université de Bretagne Occidentale

6 Av. Le Gorgeu  -  CS 93837
  29238 BREST Cedex 3   -   FRANCE

Directrice : C.MOISAN (+332.
Directrice adjointe: M-A.GIROUX-METGES(+332.


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