Didier Morin
  • Institut de Neurosciences Cognitives et Intégratives d’Aquitaine (INCIA), Université de Bordeaux, France
  • Neuroscience


Ph.D in Neuroscience, University of Aix-Marseille, France, 1992

Current position

Professor, Aquitaine Institute of Integrative and Cognitive Neurosciences, University of Bordeaux, France
Director of Studies, Department of Health, Safety & Environment, Institute of Technology of Bordeaux, France

Publications (since 2005)

  1. Le Gal, J. P., Juvin, L., Cardoit, L. and Morin, D. (2016). Bimodal Respiratory-Locomotor Neurons in the Neonatal Rat Spinal Cord. J Neurosci 36(3): 926-937.

  2. Nicolosi, A., Juvin, L., Jaillet-Bartholome, C., Thoby-Brisson, M. and Morin, D. (2015). Effets des nanoparticules d’oxyde de zinc sur l’activité respiratoire centrale chez le rat nouveau-né. Revue des Maladies Respiratoires 32: A151-A152.
  3. Le Gal, J. P., Juvin, L., Cardoit, L., Thoby-Brisson, M. and Morin, D. (2014). Remote control of respiratory neural network by spinal locomotor generators. PLoS One 9(2): e89670.

  4. Giraudin, A., Le Bon-Jego, M., Cabirol, M. J., Simmers, J. and Morin, D. (2012). Spinal and pontine relay pathways mediating respiratory rhythm entrainment by limb proprioceptive inputs in the neonatal rat. J Neurosci 32(34): 11841-11853.

  5. Juvin, L., Le Gal, J. P., Simmers, J. and Morin, D. (2012). Cervicolumbar coordination in mammalian quadrupedal locomotion: role of spinal thoracic circuitry and limb sensory inputs. J Neurosci 32(3): 953-965.
  6. Giraudin, A., Cabirol-Pol, M. J., Simmers, J. and Morin, D. (2008). Intercostal and abdominal respiratory motoneurons in the neonatal rat spinal cord: spatiotemporal organization and responses to limb afferent stimulation. J Neurophysiol 99(5): 2626-2640.
  7. Juvin, L., Simmers, J. and Morin, D. (2007). Locomotor rhythmogenesis in the isolated rat spinal cord: a phase-coupled set of symmetrical flexion extension oscillators. J Physiol 583(Pt 1): 115-128.
  8. Falgairolle, M., de Seze, M., Juvin, L., Morin, D. and Cazalets, J. R. (2006). Coordinated network functioning in the spinal cord: an evolutionary perspective. J Physiol Paris 100(5-6): 304-316.
  9. Eldridge, F. L., Morin, D., Romaniuk, J. R., Yamashiro, S., Potts, J. T., Ichiyama, R. M., Bell, H., Phillipson, E. A., Killian, K. J., Jones, N. L. and Nattie, E. (2006). Supraspinal locomotor centers do/do not contribute significantly to the hyperpnea of dynamic exercise in humans. J Appl Physiol (1985) 100(5): 1743-1747.
  10. Juvin, L., Simmers, J. and Morin, D. (2005). Propriospinal circuitry underlying interlimb coordination in mammalian quadrupedal locomotion. J Neurosci 25(25): 6025-6035.
  11. Juvin, L. and Morin, D. (2005). Descending respiratory polysynaptic inputs to cervical and thoracic motoneurons diminish during early postnatal maturation in rat spinal cord. Eur J Neurosci 21(3): 808-813.