Sorbonne University

Anne-Sophie Le Port


Molecular biology analyses on marine invertebrate tissue samples

Extraction, characterization and quantification of nucleic acids, preparation for their sequencing, site-directed mutagenesis and expression of recombinant proteins, genotyping

RAD bank preparation, barcoding

Oceanographic campaigns



Cryptic frenulates are the dominant chemosymbiotrophic fauna at Arctic and high latitude Atlantic cold seeps Arunia Sen, Sébastien Duperron, Stéphane Hourdez, Bérénice Piquet, Nelly Léger, Andrey Gebruk, Anne-Sophie Le Port, Mette Marianne Svenning and Ann C. Andersen (2018) Plos one PONE-D-18-18638R1.

Evolution of the single-domain globin in hydrothermal vent scale-worms Projecto-Garcia J, A-S Le Port, T. Govindji, D. Jollivet, S. W. Schaeffer and S. Hourdez (2017)  J Mol Evol doi:10.1007/s00239-017-9815-7

Soumis : Bioy A.,Le Port A.S.,Verheye M., Faure B., Hourdez, S., Mary J.and Jollivet D.(2018) The protected phosphoglucomutase polymorphism of the Pompeii worm Alvinella pompejana and its variant adaptability is only governed by two QE linked mutations. Genetics

In prep.: Molecular bases of thermostability in a globin from the deep-sea hydrothermal vent annelid Alvinella pompejana  Hourdez S., Le Port A.S., Mary J.