Pascal Carato

Université Lille Nord de France, France

Pascal Carato received his PHD degree in Medicinal Chemistry from Lille (France), Faculty of Pharmacy in 1997. He followed a Postdoctoral position in Medicinal Chemistry in the therapeutic chemistry laboratory from Liège (Belgique), Faculty of Pharmacy. He joined the Faculty of Pharmacy of Lille as an assistant Professor in Medicinal Chemistry (1999). Description of the different areas of resercher in Medicinal Chemistry: 1992-1998: schizophrenia (D2, D4 and 5-HT2A antagonists) during my PhD 1998-2008: cancer (inhibition of topoisomerase and antimitotic agents), antioxidant molecules, agonists CB2 as anti-inflammatory agents Since 2008: research in Alzheimer disease toward various targets (antagonists 5-HT6; agonists A2a; by modifing of the metabolism of protein APP and interfering with Tau pathology development to improve cognitive impairments)

Biography Updated on 23 June 2013

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