Research Topics

Normand Voyer


Country: Canada


  1. Bérubé C, Borgia A, Voyer N. A novel route towards cycle-tail peptides using oxime resin: teaching an old dog a new trick. Org Biomol Chem. 2018;16:9117-9123 pubmed publisher
    ..Also, as side-products of the synthesis, large C2-symmetric 38-member cyclic peptides ring bearing two endocyclic lysine side-chains were isolated, constituting a novel cyclic peptide scaffold. ..
  2. Carpentier C, Barbeau X, Azelmat J, Vaillancourt K, Grenier D, Lagüe P, et al. Lobaric acid and pseudodepsidones inhibit NF-κB signaling pathway by activation of PPAR-γ. Bioorg Med Chem. 2018;26:5845-5851 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings suggest that lobaric acid and pseudodepsidones reduce the expression of pro-inflammatory cytokines by blocking the NF-κB pathway via the activation of PPAR-γ. ..
  3. Cardinal S, Azelmat J, Grenier D, Voyer N. Anti-inflammatory properties of quebecol and its derivatives. Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 2016;26:440-444 pubmed publisher
    ..Comparing the results obtained for all tested compounds allowed the identification of the main moiety responsible for the anti-inflammatory activity of quebecol. ..
  4. Cardinal S, Paquet Côté P, Azelmat J, Bouchard C, Grenier D, Voyer N. Synthesis and anti-inflammatory activity of isoquebecol. Bioorg Med Chem. 2017;25:2043-2056 pubmed publisher
    ..Comparison between the three series of compounds led to establishing new SARs concerning the aryl ring substitution pattern on the triarylpropanol scaffold and substructure functionalization. ..
  5. Bérubé C, Barbeau X, Lagüe P, Voyer N. Revisiting the Juliá-Colonna enantioselective epoxidation: supramolecular catalysis in water. Chem Commun (Camb). 2017;53:5099-5102 pubmed publisher