Dean’s honour list

I received Dean’s honour list for my outstanding work all along 2016. This award is reserved for the top 10% of graduate students at the Faculty of medicine.

Manuscript accepted in the Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

Use of Molecular Modeling to Design Selective-NTS2 Neurotensin Analogues. Fanelli R, Floquet N, Besserer-Offroy É, Delort B, Vivancos M, Longpré JM, Renault P, Martinez J, Sarret P, Cavelier F. J Med Chem. 2017 Apr 3. doi: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.6b01848

Manuscript accepted in European Journal of Pharmacology

Signaling signature of neurotensin receptor type 1 with endogenous ligands. Besserer-Offroy É, Brouillette RL, Lavenus S, Froehlich U, Brumwell A, Murza A, Longpré JM, Marsault É, Grandbois M, Sarret P, Leduc R. Eur J Pharmacol. 2017 Mar 21. doi: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2017.03.046

New manuscript accepted in Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry

Structure-activity relationship of novel macrocyclic biased apelin receptor agonists. Murza A, Sainsily X, Côté J, Bruneau-Cossette L, Besserer-Offroy É, Longpré JM, Leduc R, Dumaine R, Lesur O, Auger-Messier M, Sarret P, Marsault É. Org Biomol Chem. 2016 Dec 7. PMID: 27924341

Presentation prize at Journée Phare 2016

I have been selected for a talk at Journée Phare 2016 and my presentation “Phosphomimetic lipopeptides as new tools to investigate β-arrestin-mediated functions.” won the second best oral presentation !

Abstract for Neuroscience 2016 is now online

My abstract, “Phosphomimetic lipopeptides as new tools to investigate β-arrestin-mediated functions.” which has been selected for presentation in a nanosymposium at Neuroscience 2016 is now online. Click here to view it. Here are the details for the nanosymposium: Molecular Techniques (session # 673) Wednesday Nov 16, 2016 – from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM San […]

Manuscript accepted in the Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

Structure Activity Relationship and Signaling of New Chimeric CXCR4 Agonists. Mona CE, Besserer-Offroy É, Cabana J, Lefrançois M, Boulais PE, Lefebvre MR, Leduc R, Lavigne P, Heveker N, Marsault E, Escher E. J Med Chem. 2016 Jul 19. PMID: 27434274

Abstract accepted for Nanosymposium presentation at Neuroscience 2016 in San Diego

My abstract, “Phosphomimetic lipopeptides as new tools to investigate β-arrestin-mediated functions.” has been selected for presentation in a nanosymposium at the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience in San Diego, California. Here are the details for the nanosymposium: Molecular Techniques (session # 673) Wednesday Nov 16, 2016 – from 8:00 AM to 12:00 […]

Manuscript accepted in ACS Chemical Neuroscience

Identification of 2-({[1-(4-fluorophenyl)-5-(2-methoxyphenyl)-1H-pyrazol-3-yl]carbonyl}amino)tricyclo[3.3.1.13,7]decane-2-carboxylic acid (NTRC-844) as a selec-tive antagonist for the Rat Neurotensin recep-tor type 2. Thomas JB, Vivancos M, Giddings AM, Wiethe RW, Warner KR, Murza A, Besserer-Offroy É, Longpre JM, Runyon SP, Decker AM, Gilmour BP, Sarret P. ACS Chem Neurosci. 2016 Jun 30. PMID: 27359371