Assistant Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy, University OF MONTPELLIER

Yen Vo-Hoang was born in Montpellier, France, in 1975. She received his Ph.D. degree in Chemistry from the University of René Descartes, Paris V in 2003. She moved to the Faculty of Pharmacy of Montpellier as assistant professor, working in the research group of Dr Thierry Durand from 2004 to 2013. Then she joined the research group of Dr Muriel Amblard. Her research interests focus on synthesis of pseudo-peptides to inhibit Arf1/Arno interaction.


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5 major publications :

Degardin, S. Wein, J.-F. Duckert, M. Maynadier, A. Guy, T. Durand, R. Escale, H. Vial, Y. Vo-Hoang; Development of the first oral bioprecursors of bis-alkylguanidine antimalarial drugs. ChemMedChem 2014, 9, 300.

Degardin, S. Wein, S. Gouni, C. Tran Van Ba, J.-F. Duckert, T. Durand, R. Escale, H. Vial, Y. Vo-Hoang; Evaluation of Bis-Alkylamidoxime O-Alkylsulfonates as Orally Available Antimalarials. ChemMedChem 2012, 7, 991.

Berger, S. Wein, J.-F. Duckert, M. Maynadier, S. El Fangour, R. Escale, T. Durand, H. Vial, Y. Vo-Hoang; Reverse-benzamidine antimalarial agents: Design, synthesis, and biological evaluation, Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2010, 20, 5815.

Ouattara, S. Wein, M. Calas, Y. Vo-Hoang, H. Vial, R. Escale; Synthesis and antimalarial activity of new 1,12-bis(N,N’-acetamidinyl)dodecane derivatives, Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2007, 17, 593.

Y. Vo-Hoang, Micouin, C. Ronet, G. Gachelin, M. Bonin; Total enantioselective synthesis and in vivo biological evaluation of an immunoregulatory fluorescent BODIPY alpha-galactosylceramide. Chembiochem 2003, 4, 27.