Aurore Quirie

  • IE Animal Experimentation
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  • 03 80 39 32 27
  • Office n°313a
  • INSERM Laboratory U1093
    University of Burgundy
    UFR Health Sciences
    7 Bd Jeanne d’Arc
    21079 Dijon CEDEX


Experimentation on animal model and techniques of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology. D. in Life Sciences, specializing in Neuroscience, Biochemistry and Molecular Biolog

2013-2015 Temporary research and teaching, Education IUT Génie Biologie, Research INSERM U1093 CAPS, University of Burgundy.

2013 Thesis « Cerebral and cardiovascular BDNF. Impact of Physical Activity. », University of Burgundy, INSERM U1093.

2010 Research Master’s degree level 2 in Biochemistry, Molecular and Cell Biology. « Is BDNF under the arginase control ? », University of Burgundy, INSERM U1093.


Since 2016, Design Engineer in animal experimentation techniques.


Scientific articles in international or national peer-reviewed journals

Pedard M, Quirié A, Tessier A, Garnier P, Totoson P, Demougeot C, Marie C (2021) A reconciling hypothesis centred on brain-derived neurotrophic factor to explain neuropsychiatric manifestations in rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatology 60(4):1608- (IF : 7,09)
Totoson P, Peyronnel C, Quirié A, Pédard M, Cefis M, Bermont L, Prigent-Tessier A, Prati C, Tournier M et al (2021) Tofacitinib improved peripheral endothelial dysfunction and brain-derived neurotrophic factor levels in the rat adjuvant-induced arthritis model. Fundamental & Clinical Pharmacology 36(2):363-374. (IF : 2,85)
Bordy R, Quirié A, Marie C, Wendling D, Totoson P, Demougeot C (2020) Vascular Arginase Is a Relevant Target to Improve Cerebrovascular Endothelial Dysfunction in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Evidence from the Model of Adjuvant-Induced Arthritis. Translational Stroke Research 11(1):4-15 (IF : 6.83)
Cefis M, Quirié A, Pernet N, Marie C, Garnier P, Prigent-Tessier A (2020) Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Is a Full Endothelium-Derived Factor in Rats. Vascular Pharmacology 128‑129:106674. (IF : 5.77)
Pedard M, Quirié A, Tessier A, Garnier P, Totoson P, Demougeot C, Marie C (2020) A Reconciling Hypothesis Centered on Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor to Explain Neuropsychiatric Manifestations in Rheumatoid Arthritis. Rheumatology 60(4):1608-1619. (IF : 7.58)
Cefis M, Prigent-Tessier A, Quirié A, Pernet N, Marie C, Garnier P (2019) The effect of exercise on memory and BDNF signaling is dependent on intensity. Brain Structure and Function 224(6):1975-1985 (IF : 3,3)
Pedard M, Cefis M, Ennequin G, Quirie A, Garnier P, Prigent-Tessier A, et al. (2019) Brain-derived Neurotrophic Factor Pathway after Downhill and Uphill Training in Rats. Medicine and Scienc in Sports and Exercise. 51:27–34. (IF : 4)
Marie C, Pedard M, Quirié A, Tessier A, Garnier P, Totoson P, Demougeot C (2018) Brain-derived neurotrophic factor secreted by the cerebral endothelium: A new actor of brain function? Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism 38(6):935-949. (IF : 6,04)
Pedard M, Quirie A, Totoson P, Verhoeven F, Garnier P, Tessier A, Demougeot C, Marie C (2018) Corrigendum to “Vascular brain-derived neurotrophic factor pathway in rats with adjuvant-induced arthritis: Effect of anti-rheumatic drugs”.Atherosclerosis 274:77-85 (IF : 4,26)
Pedard M, Quirié A, Garnier P, Tessier A, Demougeot C, Marie C (2018) The cerebral brain-derived neurotrophic factor pathway, either neuronal or endothelial, is impaired in rats with adjuvant-induced arthritis. Connection with endothelial dysfunction. Frontiers in Physiology 8:1125. (IF : 3.2)
Monnier A, Prigent-Tessier A, Quirie A, et al (2017) Brain-derived neurotrophic factor of the cerebral microvasculature: a forgotten and nitric oxide-dependent contributor of brain-derived neurotrophic factor in the brain. Acta Physiologica 219:790–802. (IF : 5.93)
Monnier A, Garnier P, Quirie A, et al (2017) Effect of short-term exercise training on brain-derived neurotrophic factor signaling in spontaneously hypertensive rats. Journal of Hypertension 35:279–90. (IF : 4.1)
Banoujaafar H, Monnier A, Pernet N, Quirie A, Garnier P, Prigent-Tessier A, Marie C (2016) Brain BDNF levels are dependent on cerebrovascular endothelium-derived nitric oxide. European Journal of Neuroscience 44:2226-2235 (IF : 2.94)