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
Bettaib, J., Talarmin, H., Droguet, M., Magné, C., Boulaaba, M., Giroux-metges, M. A., & Ksouri, R. (2017). Tamarix gallica phenolics protect IEC-6 cells against H2O2 induced stress by restricting oxidative injuries and MAPKs signaling pathways. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, 89, 490-498.
ORPHY welcomes Sabrine BEN MOUSSA for a period of 3 months as part of a UBO assistance to inbound mobility. Sabrine is a PhD student in the Laboratory of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants (Center of Biotechnology of Borj-Cédria) in the University of Tunis el Manar. She is working on the evaluation of the protective potential of plant biomolecules against inflammation and oxidative stress.
UFR Sciences et Techniques, Université de Bretagne Occidentale
6 Av. Le Gorgeu - CS 93837
29238 BREST Cedex 3 - FRANCE
Directrice : C.MOISAN (+332.98.01.62.63)
Directrice adjointe: M-A.GIROUX-METGES(+332.98.01.80.67)