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NutriNeuro: Integrated Nutrition and Neurobiology Lab

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Nutrition, memory and glucocorticoids

The objective of our team, in a perspective of healthy brain aging, is to better understand how unbalanced diets alter memory processes, and how specific micronutrients (vitamins, polyphenol) prevent memory decline. Two  populations vulnerable to memory decline are targeted: obese children/adolescents and elderly. At the mechanistic level, the impact of nutritional status on glucocorticoid and endocannabinoid regulation is specifically studied knowing that they are critical for memory processes and metabolic response to nutrition. These scientific questions are tackled through animal models using behavioral , molecular and cellular analyses but also throgh clinical studies (FUI Nutrimémo, FUI Neurophénol, PHRC Corticodiab, ANR  Obeteen, ANR ORUPS, LabEx Brain Clinique Obeteen, LabEx Brain HippoMeal).

Innovative techniques:  behavioral analyses, in vivo & ex vivo electrophysiology, pharmacogenetics & optogenetics), transgenic mice, transcriptomics.

Team members: 

Marie-Pierre Moisan (Directeur de recherche INRAE)

Guillaume Ferreira (Directeur de recherche INRAE)

Nathalie Arvy (Chargée de recherche INRAE) 

Pascal Barat (Professeur Universitaire - Praticien hospitalier)

Clémentine Bosch-Bouju (Maître de Conférences Bordeaux INP)

Julie Brossaud (Maître de Conférences - Praticien hospitalier)
Jean-Benoît Corcuff (Maître de Conférences - Praticien hospitalier)

Paul Higueret (Professeur émérite)
Pauline Lafenêtre (Maître de Conférences Bordeaux INP)

Véronique Pallet (Professeur Bordeaux INP)
Anabelle Redonnet (Maître de Conférences)
Katia Touyarot (Maître de Conférences Bordeaux INP)

 Techniciens –ingénieurs :

Serge Alfos (Ingénieur/technicien Bordeaux INP)

Céline Ducroix-Crepy (Ingénieur/technicien INRAE)
Aline Foury (Ingénieur/technicien INRAE)
Jean-Christophe Helbling (Ingénieur/technicien INRAE)


Post-docs :

Eva Ducourneau (Post-doctorante)

Doctorants :

Ioannis Bakogiannis (Doctorant)

Alice Fermigier (Doctorante)
Anaïs Marie (Doctorant)

Matéo N'Diaye (Doctorant)