laboratoire orphy
optimisation des régulations


Assistant-Professor in physiology, Ph.D

EA 4324 ORPHY, Département de biologie
UFR Sciences et Techniques,
Université Européenne de Bretagne, Université de Brest
6 avenue LE GORGEU, CS 93837,
29238 BREST cedex 3
Tel: +332. fax: +332.

Scientific scope / competences:

Reactive oxygen species (ROS), energetic metabolism mitochondria, antioxidant-systems, lipoperoxidation index, fish, rat, ecophysiology, hydrostatic pressure, physical exercise adaptation, individual performance

Main publications:

Tissier, F., Farhat, F., Philouze, C., Desfontis, J.-C., Didier, R., Gilard, M., … Amérand, A. (2018). Long-term atorvastatin treatment decreases heart maximal oxygen consumption and its vulnerability to in vitro oxidative stress in Watanabe heritable hyperlipidemic rabbit. Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology, 1–7.

Amérand, A., Mortelette, H., Belhomme, M., & Moisan, C. (2017). Silvering and swimming effects on aerobic metabolism and reactive oxygen species in the European eel. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 235, 40 44.

Borcier, E., Charrier, G., Amérand, A., Théron, M., Loizeau, V., Pédron, N., & Laroche, J. (2016). Bioenergetic transcriptomic responses of European flounder (Platichthys flesus) populations in contrasted environments: impacts of pollution and global warming. Journal of Xenobiotics, 6(2).

Farhat, F., Dupas, J., Amérand, A., Goanvec, C., Feray, A., Simon, B., Guegueniat, N., Moisan, C. (2015). Effect of exercise training on oxidative stress and mitochondrial function in rat heart and gastrocnemius muscle. Redox Report. DOI: 10.1179/1351000214Y.0000000105.

M. Dussauze, L. Camus, S. Le Floch, K. Pichavant-Rafini, P. Geraudie, N. Coquille, A. Amerand, P. Lemaire, And M. Theron (2014). Impact of Dispersed Fuel Oil on Cardiac Mitochondrial Function in Polar Cod Boreogadus Saida. Environmental Science and Pollution Ressearch Int.

Léon K, Moisan C, Amérand A, Poupon G, L'Her, E (2013), Effect of mild-induced hypothermia on cytokines and oxidative parameters during experimental acute sepsis, Redox Rep, 18(3) 120:126

Roze T, Christen F, Amérand A, Claireaux G (2013) Trade-off between thermal sensitivity, hypoxia tolerance and growth in fish, J therm biol, 38:98-106