University of Mons“Pentagone” wing 1CAvenue du Champ de Mars 6B - 7000 MONS (BELGIUM)
1) Structure and Operation of Respiratory Muscles(Activity - Mechanical Function - type of fibers)
On-going Research Projects:
* The relation between mechanical function and advantage among species (example of the scalene muscle);* Mechanical function enabling adequacy between respiratory activity andeffectiveness;* Structural and functional modification of costal grill muscles in the case of scoliosis.
2) Kidney Hemodynamics
* Study of the factors determining self-regulation (NO - Urotensin);* Disturbances associated with ischaemia-reperfusion.