Our current and recent projects

 

Dates Project Full name Funding
2021-2023 PHARMATOX Temporal and spatial variation in pharmaceutical concentrations in urban and agricultural stream: resulting effects on periphytic and sediment microbial communities.

Project Leader

Rhône Méditerranée Corse Water Agency
2021-2024 PESTINTER Evaluation of multiple effects (social and environmental) of pesticides contamination in aquatic ecosystems : an interdisciplinary pilot case-study (la Cleurie, Vosges).

Project Partner

French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety (ANSES)
2021-2024 TAPIOCA Characterize chronic exposure to transformation products from phytopharmaceutical products and their ecotoxicological effects in aquatic ecosystems.

Project Partner

French Office for Biodiversity (OFB) and the French Ministry of the Environment – ECOPHYTO Plan
2018-2022 ANTIBIOTOX Fate of antibiotics and associated resistance genes in agroecosystems: ecotoxicological risk for functional microbial communities of receiving river systems.

Project Partner (responsible for WPs 3 and 4)

French Research Agency ANR
2018-2021 ANTIBIOTOOLS A set of tools to monitor antibiotic and antibiotic resistances in aquatic ecosystems.

Project Leader

French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety (ANSES)
2018-2020 PERSORESTO Efficiency and social perception of the restoration of the Tillet River and of the water quality of the Bourget Lake.

Project Leader

Rhône Méditerranée Corse Water Agency
2017-2019 COMMUSED Structural and functional assessment of benthic microbial and invertebrate communities to evaluate the ecological quality of polluted rivers.

Project Leader

Rhône Méditerranée Corse Water Agency
2017-2018 SANO-FILMS Molecular and functional study of microbial biofilms to assess ecotoxicological effects of pharmaceutical industry effluents.

Project Leader

SANOFI
2017-2018 SEDIPICT Validation and application of Pollution Induced Community Tolerance (PICT) measurement to evaluate in situ effects of pollutants on sediment microbial communities.

Project Leader

French Agency for Biodiversity (AFB)
2017-2018 TRACES Transfer and ecotoxicological effects of metals in alpine streams surrounding disused mines.

Project Partner

EC2CO Program
2016-2019 IMPACT-CE Development and transfer of chemical and biological tools to monitor the impact of agricultural practices on lotic ecosystems.

Project Partner

French Agency for Biodiversity (AFB) and the French Ministry of the Environment – ECOPHYTO Plan
2016-2018 COOPERA French-Swiss project to develop ecotoxicological tools at community level to assess the ecological quality of contaminated sediments.

Project Leader

French Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region
2016-2018 ECOBIOPEST Effects of pesticides on lotic ecosystems in the Auvergne territory: functional response and adaptation of leaf litter microbial communities.

Project Partner

Loire-Bretagne Water Agency