Aug 25 2022: PhD defence of Mrs Valérie Olivier

On the 25th of August 2022, Mrs Valérie Olivier successfully defended her PhD thesis entitled "Reins et potassium: amis ou ennemis?". Her thesis was conducted under the direction of Prof. Eric Feraille from the Department of Cell physiology and metabolism.

Kidney is the primary route in which the body eliminates wastes and maintains the stability of body water, salt and minerals. The PhD thesis of Valérie Olivier aimed to investigate the role of potassium on kidney metabolism in order to open new therapeutic avenues for kidney diseases.





25 Aug 2022