Enseignant chercheur

M. Vincent Foray

Enseignant-chercheur spécialisé sur les interactions entre les organismes et leur environnement, notamment dans le contexte des changements climatiques


Parc de Grandmont 37200 TOURS



Biologie des populations et écologie

Discipline(s) enseignée(s)

Mes enseignements se concentrent sur deux disciplines :
  • Génétique : "Biologie évolutive" (L3) et "Génétique des populations" (M1)
  • Biologie des organismes : "Diversité du monde vivant" (L1) et "Ecologie - Ethologie" (L1)

Thèmes de recherche

  • Biologie thermique
  • Interactions symbiotiques

Activités / CV


* Contributions égales des auteurs

[15] Pirotte J, Lorenzi A,Foray V, Hance T. (2018) Impact of differences in nutritional quality of wingless and winged aphids on parasitoid fitness. Journal of Experimental Biology, 221: jeb185645.

[14] Renoz F, Pons I, Vanderpoorten A, Bataille G, Noël C, Foray V, Pierson V, Hance T. (2018) Evidence for Gut-Associated Serratia symbioticain Wild Aphids and Ants Provides New Perspectives on the Evolution of Bacterial Mutualism in Insects. Microbial Ecology,

[13] Foray V*, Perez-Jimenez MM*, Fattouh N, Landmann F. (2018) Wolbachiacontrol stem cell behavior and stimulate germline proliferation in filarial nematodes.Developmental Cell, 45: 198-211.

[12] Fakour S, Ambroise J, Renoz F, Foray V, Gala JL, Hance T. (2018) A large-scale field study of bacterial communities in cereal aphid populations across Morocco. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 94: fiy003. 

[11] Grigorescu AS, Renoz F, Sabri A, Foray V, Hance T & Thonart P. (2017) Accessing the hidden microbial diversity of aphids: an illustration of how culture dependent methods can be used to decipher the insect microbiota. Microbial Ecology,45: 1035-1048. 

[10] Renoz F, Champagne A, Degand H, Faber AM, Morsomme P & Foray V, Hance T. (2017) Toward a better understanding of the mechanisms of symbiosis: a comprehensive proteome map of a nascent insect symbiont. PeerJ, 5: e3291. 

[9] Renoz F, Noël C, Errachid A, Foray V & Hance T. (2015) Infection Dynamic of Symbiotic Bacteria in the Pea Aphid Acyrthosiphon pisumGut and Host Immune Response at the Early Steps in the Infection Process. PlosOne, 10: e0122099.

[8] Jerbi-Elayed M, Lebdi-Grissa K, Foray V, Muratori F & Hance T. (2015) Multiple trait estimation of heat shock effect on the fitness of Aphidius colemani Viereck (Hymenoptera: Aphidiinae). Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata, 155: 18-27. 

[7] Foray V, Grigorescu A, Sabri A, Haubruge E, Lognay G, Francis F, Fauconnier ML, Thonart P & Hance T. (2014) Whole-genome sequence of Serratia symbiotica strain CWBI2.3, a free-living symbiont of the Black Bean Aphid Aphis fabae. Genome Announcements, 2: e00767-14. 

[6] Foray V, Desouhant E & Gibert P. (2014) The impact of thermal fluctuations on reaction norms in specialist and generalist parasitic wasps. Functional Ecology, 28: 411-423.

[5] Foray V, Desouhant E, Voituron Y, Larvor V, Renault D, Colinet H & Gibert P. (2013) Does cold tolerance plasticity correlate with the thermal environment and metabolic profiles of a parasitoid wasp? Comparative Biochemistry & Physiology Part A: Molecular & Integrative Biology, 164: 77-83.

[4] Foray V, Henri H, Martinez S, Gibert P & Desouhant E. (2013) Occurrence of arrhenotoky and thelytoky in a parasitic wasp: effect of endosymbionts or existence of two distinct reproductive modes? European Journal of Entomology, 110: 103-107.