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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

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.


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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