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Maria Duca


- CNRS Scientific Researcher
- Bioactive Molecules Team

Phone : +33 (0)4 92 07 61 53
Fax :+33 (0)4 92 07 61 51
maria.duca@unice.fr

MAIN RESEARCH AREAS

- Medicinal Chemistry : design and synthesis of new potential antiviral and anticancer agents for the targeting of specific DNA and RNA sequences ;

- Biochemistry and Biophysics : studies on small-molecules/nucleic acids interactions

ONGOING PROJECTS

- Targeting oncogenic microRNAs : toward new chemotherapies (ANR-11-JS07-011)

- Functional analysis of compounds interfering with oncogenic microRNAs and promoting cancer stem cells differentiation : toward new therapies against glioblastoma (Cancéropole Emergence 2015)

COLLABORATIONS

- Dr. Fabien DARFEUILLE, ARNA Lab. INSERM U869 - Université de Bordeaux

- Dr. Thierry VIROLLE, iBV (Institut de Biologie Valrose) - UMR7277 CNRS - Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis

- Dr. Bernhard BRUSCHER, IBS (Institut de Biologie Structurale) - Grenoble

GROUPE MEMBERS

Audrey DI GIORGIO, Assistant Professor
Thi Phuong Anh TRAN, PhD student, 2013-2016

ALUMNI

Dr. Duc Duy VO, Post-doc, 2012-2014
Jean-Patrick JOLY, PhD student, 2009-2013
Coralie CHARRAT, Master student, 2012
Guillaume MATA, Master student, 2012
Lorena ZARA, Master student, 2013
Alexandre FRANCHI, BTS student, 2015

TEACHING ACTIVITIES (http://www.chimie-unice.fr/fr/maria-duca)

- Pharmacognosy et Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Master 2 Professionnel FOQUAL, Department of Chemistry, University of Nice

- Biology, Master 2 Professionnel FOQUAL, Department of Chemistry, University of Nice