Enora Prado

Associate researcher in spectroscopy

Laboratoire Détection, Capteurs et Mesures (PDG-REM-RDT-LDCM)

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+33 (0)2 98 22 46 13

Employer : Ifremer

Site : Brest

Postal address : Centre Bretagne - ZI de la Pointe du Diable - CS 10070 - 29280 Plouzané

URL : https://annuaire.ifremer.fr/cv/26524/en/

ORCID orcid icon : 0000-0002-9773-3459

Present position

Associate research in vibrationnal spectroscopies and analytical chemistry

Research Interests

- Optical (bio)-sensors development:
  • surface chemistry, development and validation of analytical protocols,
  • technologies: Raman, SERS, IR, SEIRA and SPR 
- Micro-plastics identification: 
  • sample preparation
  • Raman imaging

Professional Experience

2018-2019    Post-doctoral fellow (18 months), UMS CNRS 2001, University of Rennes, France, ScanMAT, Raman spectroscopy and imagery platform, supervisor: Dr V. Nazabal

  •  FEAMP project Oméga-Truite: Prediction of fatty acid in Rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss based on Raman scattering spectroscopy (with the support of SYSAAF).

 2015-2017    Post-doctoral fellow (24 months), UMR CNRS 6251University of Rennes, France, Physic institute of Rennes, Soft Matter department, supervisor: Dr F. Arztner

  • ANR project: Peptdic nanotubes: atomic structures and pharmacology (vibrational spectroscopies and SAXS characterization)
  • Supervisory: Master student in physic

2014-2015    Post-Doctoral fellow, Department of inorganic and analytical chemistry (18 months), University of Geneva, Switzerland,  Laboratory of Macromolecular Self-Assembly, supervisor: Pr. C. Nardin.

  • Project: Amyloid study of inhibition of fibrils formation and fibrils disassembly (AFM imagery and vibrational spectroscopies characterization)
  • Project: Aptamer bio-sensor development based on fluorescence detection (surface functionalization and fluorescence spectroscopy)
  • European project SCHeMA: Innovative multifunctional sensors for in-situ monitoring of marine environment and related maritime activities.(surface functionalization, imagery and spectroscopic characterizations and electrochemistry)
  • Industrial project: Watch strap polymers analysis for Biwi S. A. (contact: Mr Comond Olivier) (IR analysis).
  • Teaching and supervisory: teaching at bachelor level (62 h), bachelor and master’s internships (4 master students, 3 bachelor students, 1 high school student)

2013-2014   Post-Doctoral fellow, UMR CNRS 5250 (12 months),  University of Grenoble 1, FranceMolecular Chemistry Department, I2BM group, supervisor: Pr E. Defrancq

  • ANR Quarpdiems: Study of interactions between ligands (porphyrin and salophen) and G-quadruplexes by surface Plasmon resonance (BiaCore), fluorescence and capillary electrophoresis.
  • Teaching: teaching at bachelor level (22 h),

2012–2013    Research engineer, ARTS (8 months),  Arts et Métiers ParisTech of Chambéry, France, supervisor: Dr C. Charbuillet

  • ANR TRIPTIC: Development of a prototype of conveyor for the identification of labelled polymers (fluorescent tracers) and industrial sorting rate (optic alignment and adapted support design)

2008-2011   PhD, CNRS UMR 5255 and UMR5248 (3 years),  University of Bordeaux 1, France

  • ANR MIRACLE: Development of new RNA detection methods without dye label at low concentration, by surface enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) and microfluidics.
  • Teaching: teaching at bachelor level (194 h),

2008   Internship in chemical synthesis, INSERM U869 (6 months), University of Bordeaux 2

  • Project: Identification of strong DNA ligands capable of specifically forming triple helices and inhibit the replication of HIV-1 (synthesis of modified nucleotides)




Prado Enora, Eklouch-Molinier Christophe, Enez Florian, Causeur David, Blay Carole, Dupont-Nivet Mathilde, Labbe Pierre, Petit Vincent, Moreac Alain, Taupier Grégory, Haffray Pierrick, Bugeon Jérôme, Corraze Geneviève, Nazabal Virginie (2022). Prediction of fatty acids composition in the rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss by using Raman micro-spectroscopy . Analytica Chimica Acta , 1191, 339212 (9p.) . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aca.2021.339212


Blay Carole, Haffray Pierrick, D’ambrosio Jonathan, Prado Enora, Dechamp Nicolas, Nazabal Virginie, Bugeon Jérôme, Enez Florian, Causeur David, Eklouh-Molinier Christophe, Petit Vincent, Phocas Florence, Corraze Geneviève, Dupont-Nivet Mathilde (2021). Genetic architecture and genomic selection of fatty acid composition predicted by Raman spectroscopy in rainbow trout . Bmc Genomics , 22(1), 788 (19p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-021-08062-7 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00737/84948/
Prado Enora, Rouxel Justin, El Rakwe Maria, Boukerma Kada, Fauvarque Olivier, Tardivel Morgan, Mazeas Florence, Dreanno Catherine (2021). Détection MIR de polluants dans l'eau salée au LDCM/Ifremer . 3èmes Rencontres du Moyen Infrarouge. 26 octobre 2021, Rennes .
Gardon Tony, El Rakwe Maria, Paul-Pont Ika, Le Luyer Jeremy, Thomas Lena, Prado Enora, Boukerma Kada, Cassone Anne-Laure, Quillien Virgile, Soyez Claude, Costes Louis, Crusot Margaux, Dreanno Catherine, Le Moullac Gilles, Huvet Arnaud (2021). Microplastics contamination in pearl-farming lagoons of French Polynesia . Journal Of Hazardous Materials , 419, 126396 (13p.) . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhazmat.2021.126396 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00703/81508/
Prado Enora, Lefevre Coralyne, Courson Remi, Rouxel Justin, Fauvarque Olivier, Tardivel Morgan, Bocher Alan, Forest Bertrand, Dreanno Catherine (2021). Biotoxins detection with SPR imaging in situ system . GDRMNF 2021 - Journées plénières du GDR MicroNanoFluidique / Micro-Nano-Fluidics Meeting. September, 23-24 2021, Toulouse, France .
Rouxel Justin, Lartigue Lionel, Moreau Julien, Hecquet Christophe, Fauvarque Olivier, Cao Pengchao, Tardivel Morgan, Courson Remi, Prado Enora, Delaunay Nathalie, Pichon Valérie, Dreanno Catherine (2021). Détection d’ions métalliques par imagerie SPR . Optique Dijon 2021 - 8ème édition du congrès de la Société Française d'Optique (SFO), 5 au 9 juillet 2021 .


Prado Enora, Colas Florent, Laurent Sebastien, Tardivel Morgan, Evrard Justine, Forest Bertrand, Bocher Alan, Rouxel Justin (2020). Toward a SPR imaging in situ system to detect marine biotoxin . Michael T. Canva, Ambra Giannetti, Hatice Altug, Julien Moreau (Eds). Proceedings Volume 11361, Biophotonics in Point-of-Care; 113610J (2020). 13p.
Prado Enora, Eklouh-Molinier Christophe, Enez Florian, Blay Carole, Dupont-Nivet Mathilde, Labbé Pierre, Petit Vincent, Moréac Alain, Taupier Grégory, Guémené Daniel, Haffray Pierrick, Corraze Geneviève, Causeur David, Nazabal Virginie (2020). Prediction of Fatty Acids in the Rainbow Trout Oncorhynchus mykiss: A Raman Scattering Spectroscopy Approach . Proceeding of the 22nd International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), Bari, Italy, 2020. Electronic ISBN:978-1-7281-8423-4, ISBN:978-1-7281-8424-1, Electronic ISSN: 2161-2064, ISSN: 2162-7339. pp. 1-4 .