Key words: Molluscs, reproduction, development, genomics, peptidomics, GPCRs, neuropeptides.
Development of transcriptomic and peptidic data as well as functional genomics tools in the oyster Crassostrea gigas. Characterization of ligand /GPCR pairs using reverse endocrinology/pharmacology assays. Study of the neuroendocrine and paracrine controls of reproduction and development in molluscs.
Teaching activities: Comparative animal biology and physiology, Molecular and cellular biology, Evolutionary and comparative endocrinology, genomics and evolution.