Skinner S, Nader E, Stauffer E, Robert M, Boisson C, Cibiel A, Foschia C, Feasson L, Robach P, Millet GY, Connes P. Differential impacts of trail and ultra-trail running on cytokine profiles: An observational study. Clin Hemorheol Microcirc. 2021 Apr 1. doi: 10.3233/CH-211121.


Robach P, Lundby C. Plasma volume contraction at altitude: where does the plasma go? J Physiol. 599, 1013-1014, 2021. 


Robert M, Stauffer E, Nader N, Skinner S, Boisson B, Cibiel A, Feasson F, Renoux C, Robach P, Joly P, Millet G, Connes P. Impact of trail running races on blood viscosity and its determinants: effects of distance. Int J Mol Sci. 21, 8531, 2020. Free article


Hancco I, Champigneulle B, Stauffer E, Pichon A, Robach P, Brugniaux JV, Savina Y, Doutreleau S, Connes P, Vergès S. Hemostasis in highlanders with excessive erythrocytosis at 5100 m: Preliminary data from the highest city of the world. Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 282:103535, 2020. 


Oberholzer L, Lundby C, Stauffer E, Ulliel-Roche M, Hancco I, Pichon A, Lundby AK, Villafuerte FC, Verges S, Robach P. Re-evaluation of excessive erythrocytosis in diagnosing chronic mountain sickness in men from the world's highest city. Blood. 136(16):1884-1888, 2020. Free article


Stauffer E, Loyrion E, Hancco I, Waltz X, Ulliel-Roche M, Oberholzer L, Robach P, Pichon A, Brugniaux JV, Bouzat P, Doutreleau S, Connes P, Verges S. Blood viscosity and its determinants in the highest city in the world. J Physiol. 598: 4121-4130, 2020. 


Bejder J, Robach P, Lundby AK, Cornu C, Sallet P, Cairo G, Lundby C. Low doses of recombinant human erythropoietin does not affect C-terminal FGF23 in healthy men. Drug Test Anal. 12: 975-979, 2020.  


Marillier M, Rupp T, Bouzat P, Walther G, Baillieul S, Millet GY, Robach P, Verges S. Cerebral hemodynamics and oxygenation during whole-body exercise for five days at high altitude. Exp Physiol. 106: 65-75, 2021. 


Robach P, Gammella E, Recalcati S, Girelli D, Castagna A, Roustit M, Lundby C, Lundby AK, Bouzat P, Vergès S, Séchaud G, Banco P, Uhr M, Cornu C, Sallet P, Cairo G. Induction of erythroferrone in healthy humans by micro-dose recombinant erythropoietin or high-altitude exposure. Haematologica. 106: 384-390, 2021. Free article


Lundby C, Ponte B, Lundby AK, Robach P, de Seigneux S. Red blood cell volume is not decreased in ESA-naive anemic chronic kidney disease patients. Physiol Rep. 6(21):e13900, 2018. Free article


Dandanell S, Meinild-Lundby AK, Andersen AB, Lang PF, Oberholzer L, Keiser S, Robach P, Larsen S, Rønnestad BR, Lundby C. Determinants of maximal whole body fat oxidation 1 in elite cross-country skiers: role of skeletal muscle mitochondria. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 28: 2494-2504, 2018. 


Bouzat P, Séchaud G, Banco P, Davranche K, Casini L, Baillieul S, Manhes P, Botrè F, Mazzarino M, De la Torre X, Robach P, Verges S. The effect of zolpidem on cognitive function and postural control at high altitude. Sleep 1;41(10), 2018. Free article


Robach P, Pichon A, Siebenmann C, Rønnestad BR, Lundby C. Response to Millet and Brocherie. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 28: 2244-2245, 2018. 


Robach P, Hansen J, Pichon A, Meinild Lundby AK, Dandanell S, Slettaløkken Falch G, Hammarström D, Pesta DH, Siebenmann C, Keiser S, Kérivel P, Whist JE, Rønnestad BR, Lundby C. Hypobaric live high-train low does not improve aerobic performance more than live low-train low in cross-country skiers. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 28:1636-1652, 2018. 


Siebenmann C, Keiser S, Robach P, Lundby C. CORP: The assessment of total hemoglobin mass by carbon monoxide rebreathing. J Appl Physiol (1985) 123:645-654, 2017. Free article


Siebenmann C, Robach P, Lundby C. Regulation of blood volume in lowlanders exposed to high altitude. J Appl Physiol (1985) 123: 957-966, 2017. Free article


Puthon L, Bouzat P, Robach P, Favre-Juvin A, Doutreleau S, Verges S. Effect of aging on hypoxic exercise cardiorespiratory and muscle and cerebral oxygenation responses in healthy humans. Exp Physiol. 102:436-447, 2017. Free article


Lundby C, Robach P. Reply. Exp Physiol 102: 132-133, 2017. Free article


Robach P, Trebes G, Lasne F, Buisson C, Méchin N, Mazzarino M, de la Torre X, Roustit M, Kérivel P, Botré F, Bouzat P. Drug Use on Mont Blanc: A Study Using Automated Urine Collection. PLoS One. 11:e0156786, 2016. Free article


Lundby C, Robach P. Does 'altitude training' increase exercise performance in elite athletes? Exp Physiol. 101:783-8, 2016. Free article


Pichon AP, Connes P, Robach P. Effects of acute and chronic hematocrit modulations on blood viscosity in endurance athletes. Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 64:115-123, 2016. 


Schmit C, Le Meur Y, Duffield R, Robach P, Oussedik N, Coutts AJ, Hausswirth C. Heat-acclimatization and pre-cooling: a further boost for endurance performance? Scand J Med Sci Sports 27:55-65, 2017. 


Mazzarino M, Cesarei L, de la Torre X, Fiacco I, Robach P, Botrè F. A multi-targeted liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry screening procedure for the detection in human urine of drugs non-prohibited in sport commonly used by the athletes. J Pharm Biomed Anal. 117:47-60, 2016. 


Puthon L, Bouzat P, Rupp T, Robach P, Favre-Juvin A, Verges S. Physiological characteristics of elite high-altitude climbers. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 26:1052-9, 2016. 


Lundby C, Robach P. Performance Enhancement: What are the physiological limits? Physiology (Bethesda) 30:282-92, 2015. Free article


Nordsborg NB, Robach P, Boushel R, Calbet JA, Lundby C. Erythropoietin does not reduce plasma lactate, H+ , and K+ during intense exercise. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 25:e566-75, 2015. 


Calbet JA, Boushel R, Robach P, Hellsten Y, Saltin B, Lundby C. Chronic hypoxia increases arterial blood pressure and reduces adenosine and ATP induced vasodilatation in skeletal muscle in healthy humans. Acta Physiol (Oxf) 211:574-84, 2014. 


Robach P, Bonne T, Flück D, Bürgi S, Toigo M, Jacobs RA, Lundby C. Hypoxic training: effect on mitochondrial function and aerobic performance in hypoxia. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 46:1936-45, 2014. 


Bonne TC, Doucende G, Flück D, Jacobs RA, Nordsborg NB, Robach P, Walther G, Lundby C. Phlebotomy eliminates the maximal cardiac output response to six weeks of exercise training. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 306:R752-60, 2014. Free article


Rupp T, Esteve F, Bouzat P, Lundby C, Perrey S, Levy P, Robach P, Verges S. Cerebral hemodynamic and ventilatory responses to hypoxia, hypercapnia, and hypocapnia during 5 days at 4,350 m. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 34(1):52-60, 2014. Free article


Keiser S, Siebenmann C, Bonne TC, Sørensen H, Robach P, Lundby C. The carbon monoxide re-breathing method can underestimate Hbmass due to incomplete blood mixing. Eur J Appl Physiol. 113:2425-2430, 2013. Free article


Lundby C, Robach P. Reply to Schumacher et al. J Appl Physiol 114: 1363-1364, 2013. Free article


Robach P, Recalcati S, Girelli D, Campostrini N, Kempf T, Wollert KC, Corbella M, Santambrogio P, Perbellini L, Brasse-Lagnel C, Christensen B, Moutereau S, Lundby C, Cairo G. Serum hepcidin levels and muscle iron proteins in humans injected with low- or high-dose erythropoietin. Eur J Haematol. 91:74-84, 2013. 


Villien M, Bouzat P, Rupp T, Robach P, Lamalle L, Troprès I, Estève F, Krainik A, Lévy P, Warnking JM, Verges S. Changes in cerebral blood flow and vasoreactivity to CO2 measured by arterial spin labeling after 6 days at 4350m. Neuroimage. 72:272-2799, 2013. Free article


Vitiello D, Rupp T, Bussière JL, Robach P, Polge A, Millet GY, Nottin S. Myocardial damages and left and right ventricular strains after an extreme mountain ultra-long duration exercise. Int J Cardiol. 165:391-392, 2013. 


Robach P, Siebenmann C, Jacobs RA, Rasmussen P, Nordsborg N, Pesta D, Gnaiger E, Díaz V, Christ A, Fiedler J, Crivelli N, Secher NH, Pichon A, Maggiorini M, Lundby C. The role of haemoglobin mass on VO2max following normobaric 'live high-train low' in endurance-trained athletes. Br J Sports Med. 46:822-827, 2012. 


Jacobs RA, Lundby C, Robach P, Gassmann M. Red blood cell volume and the capacity for exercise at moderate to high altitude. Sports Med. 42:643-663, 2012. 


Robach P, Boisson RC, Vincent L, Lundby C, Moutereau S, Gergelé L, Michel N, Duthil E, Féasson L, Millet GY. Hemolysis induced by an extreme mountain ultra-marathon is not associated with a decrease in total red blood cell volume. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 24:18-27, 2014. 


Jacobs RA, Boushel R, Wright-Paradis C, Calbet JA, Robach P, Gnaiger E, Lundby C. Mitochondrial function in human skeletal muscle following high altitude exposure. Exp Physiol. 98:245-255, 2012. Free article


Robach P, Lundby C. Is live high-train low altitude training relevant for elite athletes with already high total hemoglobin mass? Scand J Med Sci Sports. 22:303-305, 2012.  


Nordsborg NB, Siebenmann C, Jacobs RA, Rasmussen P, Diaz V, Robach P, Lundby C. Four weeks of normobaric "live high-train low" do not alter muscular or systemic capacity for maintaining pH and K+ homeostasis during intense exercise. J Appl Physiol. 112:2027-2036, 2012. Free article


Lundby C, Robach P, Saltin B. The evolving science of detection of 'blood doping'. Br J Pharmacol.165:1306-1315, 2012. Free article


Siebenmann C, Robach P, Jacobs RA, Rasmussen P, Nordsborg N, Diaz V, Christ A, Olsen NV, Maggiorini M, Lundby C. "Live high-train low" using normobaric hypoxia: a double-blinded, placebo-controlled study. J Appl Physiol.112:106-117, 2012. Free article


Jacobs RA, Rasmussen P, Siebenmann C, Díaz V, Gassmann M, Pesta D, Gnaiger E, Nordsborg NB, Robach P, Lundby C. Determinants of time trial performance and maximal incremental exercise in highly trained endurance athletes. J Appl Physiol. 111:1422-1430, 2011. Free article


Fania C, Vasso M, Torretta E, Robach P, Cairo G, Lundby C, Gelfi C. Setup for human sera MALDI profiling: the case of rhEPO treatment. Electrophoresis. 32:1715-1727, 2011.  Free article


Holm L, Haslund ML, Robach P, van Hall G, Calbet JA, Saltin B, Lundby C. Skeletal muscle myofibrillar and sarcoplasmic protein synthesis rates are affected differently by altitude-induced hypoxia in native lowlanders. PLoS One. 5:e15606, 2010. Free article


Banfi G, Lundby C, Robach P, Lippi G. Seasonal variations of haematological parameters in athletes. Eur J Appl Physiol. 111:9-16, 2011. 


Olsen NV, Aachmann-Andersen NJ, Oturai P, Munch-Andersen T, Bornø A, Hulston C, Holstein-Rathlou NH, Robach P, Lundby C. Erythropoietin down-regulates proximal renal tubular reabsorption and causes a fall in glomerular filtration rate in humans. J Physiol. 589:1273-1281, 2011. Free article 


Pialoux V, Brugniaux JV, Rock E, Mazur A, Schmitt L, Richalet JP, Robach P, Clottes E, Coudert J, Fellmann N, Mounier R. Antioxidant status of elite athletes remains impaired 2 weeks after a simulated altitude training camp. Eur J Nutr. 49:285-292, 2010. 


Lundby C, Robach P. Assessment of total haemoglobin mass: can it detect erythropoietin-induced blood manipulations? Eur J Appl Physiol. 108:197-200, 2010. 


Calbet JA, Robach P, Lundby C. The exercising heart at altitude. Cell Mol Life Sci. 66:3601-3613, 2009. 


Lundby C, Calbet JA, Robach P. The response of human skeletal muscle tissue to hypoxia. Cell Mol Life Sci. 66:3615-3623, 2009. 


Mounier R, Pialoux V, Schmitt L, Richalet JP, Robach P, Coudert J, Clottes E, Fellmann N. Effects of acute hypoxia tests on blood markers in high-level endurance athletes. Eur J Appl Physiol. 106:713-720, 2009. 


Pialoux V, Brugniaux JV, Fellmann N, Richalet JP, Robach P, Schmitt L, Coudert J, Mounier R. Oxidative stress and HIF-1 alpha modulate hypoxic ventilatory responses after hypoxic training on athletes. Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 167:217-220, 2009. 


Pialoux V, Mounier R, Brugniaux JV, Rock E, Mazur A, Richalet JP, Robach P, Coudert J, Fellmann N. Thirteen days of "live high-train low" does not affect prooxidant/antioxidant balance in elite swimmers. Eur J Appl Physiol. 106:517-524, 2009. 


Robach P, Recalcati S, Girelli D, Gelfi C, Aachmann-Andersen NJ, Thomsen JJ, Norgaard AM, Alberghini A, Campostrini N, Castagna A, Vigano A, Santambrogio P, Kempf T, Wollert KC, Moutereau S, Lundby C, Cairo G. Alterations of systemic and muscle iron metabolism in human subjects treated with low dose recombinant erythropoietin. Blood 113:6707-6715, 2009. Free article 


Pialoux V, Mounier R, Rock E, Mazur A, Schmitt L, Richalet JP, Robach P, Coudert J, Fellmann N. Effects of acute hypoxic exposure on prooxidant/antioxidant balance in elite endurance athletes. Int J Sports Med. 30:87-93, 2009. 


Robach P, Calbet JA, Thomsen JJ, Boushel R, Mollard P, Rasmussen P, Lundby C. The ergogenic effect of recombinant human erythropoietin on VO2max depends on the severity of arterial hypoxemia. PLoS ONE 3:e2996, 2008. Free article


Lundby C, Achman-Andersen NJ, Thomsen JJ, Norgaard AM, Robach P. Testing for recombinant human erythropoietin in urine: problems associated with current anti-doping testing. J Appl Physiol.105:417-419, 2008. Free article


Lundby C, Robach P, Boushel R, Thomsen JJ, Rasmussen P, Koskolou M, Calbet JA. Does recombinant human Epo increase exercise capacity by means other than augmenting oxygen transport? J Appl Physiol. 105:581-587, 2008. Free article


Calbet JA, Robach P, Lundby C, Boushel R. Is pulmonary gas exchange during exercise in hypoxia impaired with the increase of cardiac output? Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 33:593-600, 2008. 


Pialoux V, Mounier R, Rock E, Mazur A, Schmitt L, Richalet JP, Robach P, Brugniaux J, Coudert J, Fellmann N. Effects of the 'live high-train low' method on prooxidant / antioxidant balance on elite athletes. Eur J Clin Nutr. 63:756-762, 2008. Free article


Lundby C, Boushel R, Robach P, Moller K, Saltin B, Calbet JA. During hypoxic exercise some vasoconstriction is needed to match O2 delivery with O2 demand at the microcirculatory level. J Physiol 586: 123-130, 2008. Free article


Schmitt L, Fouillot JP, Millet GP, Robach P, Nicolet G, Brugniaux J, Richalet JP. Altitude, Heart Rate Variability and Aerobic Capacities. Int J Sports Med. 29: 300-306, 2007. 


Thomsen JJ, Rentsch RL, Robach P, Calbet JA, Boushel R, Rasmussen P, Juel C, Lundby C. Prolonged administration of recombinant human erythropoietin increases submaximal performance more than maximal aerobic capacity. Eur J Appl Physiol 101:481-486, 2007. 


Robach P, Cairo G, Gelfi C, Bernuzzi F, Pilegaard H, Viganò A, Santambrogio P, Cerretelli P, Calbet JA, Moutereau S, and Lundby C. Strong iron demand during hypoxia-induced erythropoiesis is associated with down-regulation of iron-related proteins and myoglobin in human skeletal muscle. Blood 109: 4724-4731, 2007. Free article 


Lundby C, Thomsen JJ, Boushel R, Koskolou M, Warberg J, Calbet JA, and Robach P. Erythropoietin treatment elevates haemoglobin concentration by increasing red cell volume and depressing plasma volume. J Physiol 578: 309-314, 2007. Free article


Bailey DM, Robach P, Thomsen JJ, and Lundby C. Erythropoietin depletes iron stores: antioxidant neuroprotection for ischemic stroke? Stroke 37: 2453, 2006.  Free article


Calbet JA, Lundby C, Sander M, Robach P, Saltin B, and Boushel R. Effects of ATP-induced leg vasodilation on VO2peak and leg O2 extraction during maximal exercise in humans. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 291: R447-453, 2006. Free article 


Mounier R, Pialoux V, Cayre A, Schmitt L, Richalet JP, Robach P, Lasne F, Roels B, Millet G, Coudert J, Clottes E & Fellmann N. Leukocyte's Hif-1 expression and training-induced erythropoietic response in swimmers. Med Sci Sports Exerc 38, 1410-1417, 2006. 


Robach P, Schmitt L, Brugniaux JV, Nicolet G, Duvallet A, Fouillot JP, Moutereau S, Lasne F, Pialoux V, Olsen NV & Richalet JP. Living high-training low: effect on erythropoiesis and maximal aerobic performance in elite Nordic skiers. Eur J Appl Physiol 97, 695-705, 2006. 


Schmitt L, Millet G, Robach P, Nicolet G, Brugniaux JV, Fouillot JP, and Richalet JP. Influence of "living high-training low" on aerobic performance and economy of work in elite athletes. Eur J Appl Physiol 97: 627-636, 2006. 


Roels B, Hellard P, Schmitt L, Robach P, Richalet JP, and Millet GP. Is it more effective for highly trained swimmers to live and train at 1200 m than at 1850 m in terms of performance and haematological benefits? Br J Sports Med 40: e4, 2006. Free article


Cornolo J, Fouillot JP, Schmitt L, Povea C, Robach P, and Richalet JP. Interactions between exposure to hypoxia and the training-induced autonomic adaptations in a "live high-train low" session. Eur J Appl Physiol 96: 389-396, 2006.


Robach P, Schmitt L, Brugniaux JV, Roels B, Millet G, Hellard P, Nicolet G, Duvallet A, Fouillot JP, Moutereau S, Lasne F, Pialoux V, Olsen NV, and Richalet JP. Living high-training low: effect on erythropoiesis and aerobic performance in highly-trained swimmers. Eur J Appl Physiol 96: 423-433, 2006.  


Brugniaux JV, Schmitt L, Robach P, Nicolet G, Fouillot JP, Moutereau S, Lasne F, Pialoux V, Saas P, Chorvot MC, Cornolo J, Olsen NV, and Richalet JP. Eighteen days of "living high, training low" stimulate erythropoiesis and enhance aerobic performance in elite middle-distance runners. J Appl Physiol 100: 203-211, 2006. Free article


Brugniaux JV, Schmitt L, Robach P, Jeanvoine H, Zimmermann H, Nicolet G, Duvallet A, Fouillot JP, and Richalet JP. Living high-training low: tolerance and acclimatization in elite endurance athletes. Eur J Appl Physiol 96: 66-77, 2006. 


Tiollier E, Schmitt L, Burnat P, Fouillot JP, Robach P, Filaire E, Guezennec C, and Richalet JP. Living high-training low altitude training: effects on mucosal immunity. Eur J Appl Physiol 94: 298-304, 2005. 


Richalet JP, Gratadour P, Robach P, Pham I, Dechaux M, Joncquiert-Latarjet A, Mollard P, Brugniaux J, and Cornolo J. Sildenafil inhibits altitude-induced hypoxemia and pulmonary hypertension. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171: 275-281, 2005. 


Robach P, Fulla Y, Westerterp KR, and Richalet JP. Comparative response of EPO and soluble transferrin receptor at high altitude. Med Sci Sports Exerc 36: 1493-1498, 2004. 


Cornolo J, Mollard P, Brugniaux JV, Robach P, and Richalet JP. Autonomic control of the cardiovascular system during acclimatization to high altitude: effects of sildenafil. J Appl Physiol 97: 935-940, 2004. Free article


Robach P, Lafforgue E, Olsen NV, Dechaux M, Fouqueray B, Westerterp-Plantenga M, Westerterp K, and Richalet JP. Recovery of plasma volume after 1 week of exposure at 4,350 m. Pflugers Arch 444: 821-828, 2002. 


Joanny P, Steinberg J, Robach P, Richalet JP, Gortan C, Gardette B, and Jammes Y. Operation Everest III (Comex'97): the effect of simulated severe hypobaric hypoxia on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant defence systems in human blood at rest and after maximal exercise. Resuscitation 49: 307-314, 2001. 


Pedersen ME, Robach P, Richalet JP, and Robbins PA. Peripheral chemoreflex function in hyperoxia following ventilatory acclimatization to altitude. J Appl Physiol 89: 291-296, 2000. Free article


Robach P, Dechaux M, Jarrot S, Vaysse J, Schneider JC, Mason NP, Herry JP, Gardette B, and Richalet JP. Operation Everest III: role of plasma volume expansion on VO2max during prolonged high-altitude exposure. J Appl Physiol 89: 29-37, 2000. Free article


Westerterp KR, Meijer EP, Rubbens M, Robach P, and Richalet JP. Operation Everest III: energy and water balance. Pflugers Arch 439: 483-488, 2000. 


Richalet JP, Robach P, Jarrot S, Schneider JC, Mason NP, Cauchy E, Herry JP, Bienvenu A, Gardette B, and Gortan C. Operation Everest III (COMEX '97). Effects of prolonged and progressive hypoxia on humans during a simulated ascent to 8,848 M in a hypobaric chamber. Adv Exp Med Biol 474: 297-317, 1999. 


Robach P, Biou D, Herry JP, Deberne D, Letournel M, Vaysse J, and Richalet JP. Recovery processes after repeated supramaximal exercise at the altitude of 4,350 m. J Appl Physiol 82: 1897-1904, 1997. Free article


Westerterp KR, Robach P, Wouters L, and Richalet JP. Water balance and acute mountain sickness before and after arrival at high altitude of 4,350 m. J Appl Physiol 80: 1968-1972, 1996. 


Dugas L, Dubray C, Herry JP, Olsen NV, Court-Payen M, Hansen JM, Robach P, Ter-Minassian A, and Richalet JP. Cardiovascular effects of a calcium channel blocker in hypoxia caused by altitude [in French]. Presse Med 24: 763-768, 1995.