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  • Dr. Mohamed Touaibia, PhD


Associate Professor


Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Université de Moncton

Research Interests:

Medicinal chemistry, Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Anticancer Drug Development

Anticancer properties of new polyphenols, structure-activity relationship

Our research focuses on the design and synthesis of new anticancer compounds based on natural products. In particular, we synthesise new analogues of caffeic acid. Then in collaboration with biochemists and biologists we evaluate the therapeutic value of these compounds as novel treatments for a range of cancer types.

Involvement with BHCRI to date:

Dr. Touaibia is a BHCRI Associate Member


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