laboratoire orphy
optimisation des régulations

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Fishes and rats on the same starting line !

Morgane Pengam passed her phD the 30th march 2021
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Adipocytes and plastic surgery

Nathalie Kerfant defended her science thesis on July 8, 2020
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An Award for BAUPRE

Matthieu Dussauze (post-doc.) received in march the ITOPF R&D 2020 award for BAUPRE, a new ORPHY project
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Orphy under the sea

Members of ORPHY and TEK Diving has been involved in an underwater habitat project.
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A start-up in the Lab!

The Tek-Diving team (from left to right : J-C Roger, E. Dugrenot, J. Kervella) with Pr. Guerrero around the hyperbaric chamber (Picture : Le Telegramme, Brest)
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The laboratory

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 METGES

Dernière publication


February the 19th & March the 1st, 2 p.m.

Discussion of all researchers

to prepare


HCERES evaluation of our team


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: