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Communication 8-11 ans aux Journées Portes Ouvertes INRA - 17 mai 2019

"Etudier des animaux pour pouvoir aller sur Mars : Une histoire avec des fusées, des hommes et des ours »

J Cachexia SM

Publication- 2019

Muscle wasting in patients with end-stage renal disease or early-stage lung cancer: common mechanisms at work

cell metab

Publication- 2019

GDF15 Provides an Endocrine Signal of Nutritional Stress in Mice and Humans

plos one

Publication- 2019

High intensity interval training promotes total and visceral fat mass loss in obese Zucker rats without modulating gut microbiota


Subvention- 2018 

Le projet Nutritheragene soutenu par la SATT Grand Centre

label FRM

Subvention- 2018

Cérémonie de labellisation de l’équipe iMPROVINg par la Fondation pour la Recherche Médicale


Subvention- 2018

Grand Prix i-Lab pour le projet de start-up Nutritheragene adossé à l’équipe 

these JAniort

Thèse- 2018

Soutenance J. Aniort- encadrement D.Taillandier "Mécanismes de l’Atrophie Musculaire au Cours de l’Insuffisance Rénale"


J Cachexia SM

Publication- 2019

4E-BP1 and 4E-BP2 double knockout mice are protected from aging-associated sarcopenia


Subvention- 2018

Lydie combaret - Projet « PRIAM »  Pré-conditionnement de la Réponse Intégrée au Stress pour une meilleure Adaptation du Muscle squelettique chez la souris en apesanteur simulée

J Cachexia SM

Publication- 2018

A muscle-specific MuRF1-E2 network requires stabilization of MuRF1-E2 complexes by telethonin, a newly identified substrate


Subvention- 2018

D. Taillandier -Projet « MUSPARE » - Ciblage des enzymes d’ubiquitination responsables de l’atrophie musculaire : une nouvelle stratégie



Subvention- 2017

Pierre Fafournoux -Développement d’un nouveau système d’expression de gène -médicament modulable par une intervention nutritionnelle


Publication- 2018

Impact of medication on protein and amino acid metabolism in the elderly: the sulfur amino acid and paracetamol case



Subvention- 2018

Daniel Béchet -TRANSMAG - Skeletal Muscle Magnesium Transporters Gene Expression Responsiveness to Low Magnesium Status »


Subvention- 2018

Daniel Taillandier "teleth-E2-MuRF1" Role of E2 conjugating enzymes in the MuRF1-dependent targeting of telethonin in skeletal muscle »

JFN 2018 alain

Alain Bruhat

« Le sensing par GCN2 : la souris CARE-LUC, un outil pour visualiser l’activation de la voie GCN2-eIF2a-ATF4 » 

JFN 2018 lydie

Lydie Combaret

« Protéines musculaires »



I. Papet

"Personnes âgées : une piste pour éviter les effets indésirables lors de cures de paracétamol"


Publication- 2017

Age-Dependent Control of Energy Homeostasis by Brown Adipose Tissue in Progeny Subjected to Maternal Diet–Induced Fetal Programming



Publication- 2017


Dietary supplementation with cysteine prevents adverse metabolic outcomes of repeated cures with paracetamol in old rats.

Publication- 2017

The CCAAT/enhancer-binding protein-ATF response elements-luciferase mouse model, an innovative tool to monitor the integrated stress response pathway in vivo

Publication- 2017

Tuning transgene expression with an artificial diet: a compelling resource in gene therapy

Publication- 2017

Decreased ATF4 expression as a mechanism of acquired resistance to long-term amino acid limitation in cancer cells



Publication- 2016

Regulating the expression of therapeutic transgenes by controlled intake of dietary essential amino acids