Type Oceanographic cruise
Ship Alis
Ship owner IRD
Dates 06/03/1989 - 16/03/1989
Chief scientist(s) DEBITUS Cécile


Technopôle Brest-Iroise

Rue Dumont d'Urville

29280 Plouzané

+33(0)2 98 49 86 40

DOI 10.17600/89004911
Objective Looking for new molecules of therapeutic interest based on marine organisms.



Lin Hsiu-Chin, Cheang Chi-Chiu, Cobari Laure, Kan Chan Benny Kwok (2020). Trans-Pacific genetic differentiation in the deep-water stalked barnacle Scalpellum stearnsii (Cirripedia: Thoracica: Scalpellidae). Deep-sea Research Part I-oceanographic Research Papers, 164, 103359 (10p.).

Rodriguez-Flores Paula C., Macpherson Enrique, Machordom Annie (2019). Revision of the squat lobsters of the genus Leiogalathea Baba, 1969 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Munidopsidae) with the description of 15 new species. Zootaxa, 4560(2), 201-256.

Houart Roland, Heros Virginie, Zuccon Dario (2019). Description of Two New Species of Dermomurex (Gastropoda: Muricidae) with a Review of Dermomurex (Takia) in the Indo-West Pacific. Venus (Journal of the Malacological Society of Japan), 78(1-2), 1-25. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Pante Eric, France Scott C., Gey Delphine, Cruaud Corinne, Samadi Sarah (2015). An inter-ocean comparison of coral endemism on seamounts: the case of Chrysogorgia. Journal Of Biogeography, 42(10), 1907-1918.

Castelin Magalie, Puillandre Nicolas, Lozouet Pierre, Sysoev Alexander, De Forges Bertrand Richer, Samadi Sarah (2011). Molluskan species richness and endemism on New Caledonian seamounts: Are they enhanced compared to adjacent slopes? Deep-sea Research Part I-oceanographic Research Papers, 58(6), 637-646.

Norman Mark D., Boucher-Rodoni Renata, Hochberg F. G. (2009). A new genus and two new species of mesobenthic octopuses from Australia and New Caledonia. Journal Of Molluscan Studies, 75(4), 323-336. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Zampella Angela, Sepe Valentina, Bellotta Filomena, Luciano Paolo, D'Auria Maria Valeria, Cresteil Thierry, Debitus Cecile, Petek Sylvain, Poupat Christiane, Ahond Alain (2009). Homophymines B-E and A1-E1, a family of bioactive cyclodepsipeptides from the sponge Homophymia sp. Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, 7(19), 4037-4044.

Zampella Angela, Sepe Valentina, Luciano Paolo, Bellotta Filomena, Monti Maria Chiara, D'Auria Maria Valeria, Jepsen Trine, Petek Sylvain, Adeline Marie-Therese, Laprevote Olivier, Aubertin Anne-Marie, Debitus Cecile, Poupat Christiane, Ahond Alain (2008). Homophymine A, an anti-HIV cyclodepsipeptide from the sponge Homophymia sp. Journal Of Organic Chemistry, 73(14), 5319-5327.

Mancini Ines, Guella Graziano, Frostin Maryvonne, Hnawia Edouard, Laurent Dominique, Debitus Cecile, Pietra Francesco (2006). On the first polyarsenic organic compound from nature: Arsenicin A from the New Caledonian marine sponge Echinochalina bargibanti. Chemistry-a European Journal, 12(35), 8989-8994.

Garcia A, Lenis La, Jimenez C, Debitus C, Quinoa E, Riguera R (2000). The occurrence of the human glycoconjugate C-2-alpha-D-mannosylpyranosyl-L-tryptophan in marine ascidians. Organic Letters, 2(18), 2765-2767.

References of Articles published in other Periodicals or Scientific Works acclaimed in the Field

Houart Roland, Zuccon Dario, Puillandre Nicolas (2019). Description of new genera and new species of Ergalataxinae (Gastropoda: Muricidae). Novapex, 20(HS12), 1-52.

Luque Angel A., Geiger Daniel L., Rolan Emilio (2011). A revision of the genus Satondella Bandel, 1998 (Gastropoda, Scissurellidae). Molluscan Research, 31(1), 1-14.

Vilvens Claude (2009). New species and new records of Calliostomatidae (Gastropoda: Trochoidea) from New Caledonia and Solomon Island. Novapex, 10(4), 125-163.

McLaughlin Patsy A., Lemaitre Rafael (2008). Larvae of two species of Trizocheles (Decapoda: Anomura: Paguroidea: Pylochelidae: Trizochelinae), description of the adult of one, and preliminary implications of development on pylochelid phylogeny. Zootaxa, (1911), 52-68.

Castro Peter (2007). A reappraisal of the family Goneplacidae MacLeay, 1838 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura) and revision of the subfamily Goneplacinae, with the description of 10 new genera and 18 new species. Zoosystema, 29(4), 609-774.

Mah Christophe (2005). A phylogeny of Iconaster and Glyphodiscus (Echinodermata, Asteroidea, Valvatida, Goniasteridae) with descriptions of four new species. Zoosystema, 27(1), 137-161.

Lemaitre Rafael (2004). A review of Strobopagurus Lemaitre, 1989 (Crustacea : Decapoda : Paguroidea : Parapaguridae), with description of a new species. Scientia Marina, 68(3), 355-372.

Galil Bella S. (2004). A new deep water leucosiid genus (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura). Zoosystema, 26(3), 495-502.

Castro P, Williams Ab, Cooper Ll (2003). Revision of the family Latreilliidae Stimpson, 1858 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura). Zoosystema, 25(4), 601-634.

Boyko Christopher B. (2003). A new genus and species of bopyrid isopod (Crustacea, Isopoda, Bopyridae, Orbioninae) parasitic on Sicyonia (Crustacea, Decapoda, Penaeoidea) from New Caledonia. Zoosystema, 25(4), 593-600.

Crosnier Alain (2003). Sicyonia (Crustacea, Decapoda, Penaeoidea, Sicyoniidae) de l’Indo-ouest Pacifique. Zoosystema, 25(2), 197-348.

Bouchet Philippe (2002). Protoconchs, dispersal, and tectonic plates biogeography: New Pacific species of Morum (Gastropoda : Harpidae). Journal Of Conchology, 37(5), 533-549.