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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







Master in Physiology

Recent publication

Cadieu R, Peron M, Le Ven F, Kerdraon S, Boutet C, Mansourati J, Ben Salem D.  Central nervous system MRI and cardiac implantable electronic devices. J Neuroradiol. 2017 Feb;44(1):1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.neurad.2016.09.004. Epub 2016 Nov 1. Review. PubMed PMID: 27814887.


Current scientific events

After three years of intense work, two ORPHY students will defend their PhD thesis this month.

First, Jacky Lautredou will present "the determination of inherited or acquired factors involved in decompression sickness : creation of a DCS resistant strain" on the 15th of December 2017, at 2 pm (location Amphitheater, Campus numérique, Bouguen).

Then, Baptiste JUDE will present "the role of the mediators of inflammation in the alteration of the muscle function : an in vivo murine model study of the effects of sepsis and chemotherapy". This presentation will take place on thuesday the 19th, at about 10 am in the same place (Amphitheater, Campus numérique, Bouguen).


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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