Yamina Belabassi, Ph.D., Technical Advisor

Science Publications and Patents

  • Thompson, Charles; Gerdes, John; Ahmed, Syed Kaleem; Belabassi, Yamina; ‘Cholinesterase Inhibitors.’ US 2017/0197996 A1, Invention Disclosure Filed: September 7, 2016. Provisional Patent filed, June 2012. Patent filed June 25, 2013 (USPTO) and assigned serial number 15/258,356.
  • Belabassi, Y.; Moreau, J.; Gheran, V; Henoumont, C.; Robert, M.; Callewaert, M.; Rigaux, G.; Cadiou, C.; Vander Elst, L.; Laurent, S.; Muller,R.N.; Dinischiotu, A.; Voicu, S.N.; Chuburu, F. “Synthesis and Characterization of PEGylated and Fluorinated Chitosans: Application to the Synthesis of Targeted Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery” Biomacromolecules, 2017, 18(9), 2756-2766.
  • Stan, M.; Gheran, C. ; Petrache Voicu, S. ; Callewaert, M. ; Andry, M.C. ; Belabassi, Y. ; Chuburu, F. ; Dinischiotu, A. « In vitro biocompatibility evaluation of Gadolinium-based nanohydrogels » Toxicology Letters, Volume 238, Issue 2, Supplement, 2015, Page S216.
  • S.N. Petrache, C.V. Gheran, M. Callewaert, M.-C. Andry, Y. Belabassi, F. Chuburu, A. Dinischiotu « Gadolinium-nanohydrogels induce oxidative stress on macrophage murine RAW 264.7 cells? » Toxicology Letters, Volume 238, Issue 2, Supplement, 2015, Page S305.
  • Belabassi, Y.; Chao, C-K.; Holly, R.; George, K. M.; Nagy, J. O.; Thompson, C. M. “Preparation and characterization of diethoxy- and monoethoxy phosphylated ('aged') serine haptens and use in the production of monoclonal antibodies” Chem-Biol Interact, 2014, 223, 134-140.
  • James, S. L.; Ahmed, S. K.; Murphy, S.; Braden, M.; Belabassi, Y.; VanBrocklin, H.; Thompson, C. M.; Gerdes, J. M. “A Novel Fluorine-18 β-Fluoroethoxy Organophosphate Positron Emission Tomography Imaging Tracer Targeted to Central Nervous System Acetylcholinesterase” ACS Chemical Neuroscience, 2014, 5 (7), 519–524.
  • Hitt, D.M.; Belabassi, Y.; Suhy, J.; Berkman, C.E.; Thompson, C.M. “Chemoenzymatic synthesis of (S)-malathion” Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 2014, 25, 529-533.
  • Thompson, Charles; Gerdes, John; Ahmed, Syed Kaleem; Belabassi, Yamina; ‘Novel Organophosphorus Compounds as Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitor Agents, Biochemical Tools, and Tissue Biomarkers.’ US 2013/0343994 A1, Invention Disclosure Filed: June 17, 2011. Provisional Patent filed, June 2012. Patent filed June 25, 2013 (USPTO) and assigned serial number 13/926,661.
  • Gerdes, J. M.; James, S.; Ahmed, S. K.; Belabassi, Y.; Braden, M.; VanBrocklin, H.; Thompson, C. M. “A Novel High Affinity F-18 Organophosphonate Tracer for CNS Acetylcholinesterase” J. Nucl. Med. 2013, 54, 323-324.
  • Ahmed, S.K.; Belabassi, Y.; Sankaranarayanan, L.; Chao, C-K.; Gerdes, J.M.; Thompson, C.M. “Synthesis and Anti-Acetylcholinesterase Properties of Novel Beta- and Gamma-Substituted Alkoxy Organophosphonates” Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2013, 23, 2048.
  • Belabassi, Y.; Bravo-Altamirano, K.; Montchamp, J.-L. “Regiocontrol in the Palladium-Catalyzed Hydrophosphinylation of Terminal Alkynes” J. Organomet. Chem. 2011, 696, 106.
  • Jiang, K.; Fan, D.; Belabassi, Y.; Akkaraju, G.; Montchamp, J.-L.; Coffer, J. L. “Prodrug Surface Modification of Silicon Nanowires: Impact on Calcification and Stromal Cell Proliferation” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2009, 1, 266.
  • Gushwa, A. F.; Belabassi, Y.; Montchamp, J.-L.; Richards, A. F. “A Facile Synthesis and Crystallographic Analysis of Seven Trityl Phosphorus Compounds and Two Nickel(II) Phosphine Side-Products” J. Chem. Cryst., 2009, 39, 337.
  • Belabassi, Y.; Alzghari, S.; Montchamp, J.-L. “Revisiting the Hirao Cross-Coupling: Improved Synthesis of Aryl and Heteroaryl Phosphonates” J. Organomet. Chem. 2008, 693, 3171- 3178.
  • Belabassi, Y.; Antczak, M. I.; Tellez, J.; Montchamp, J.-L. “Borane Complexes of the H3PO2 P(III) Tautomer: Useful Phosphinate Equivalents” Tetrahedron 2008, 64 (39), 9181-9190.
  • Belabassi, Y.; Gushwa, A. F.; Richards, A. F.; Montchamp, J.-L. “Structural Analogues of Bioactive Phosphonic Acids: First Crystal Structure Characterization of Phosphonothioic and Boranophosphonic Acids” Phosphorus, Sulfur and Silicon and the Related Elements 2008, 183 (9), 2214-2228.
  • Belabassi,Y.; Gouault-Bironneau, S; Montchamp, J.-L. “1,1’-Bis(diphenylphosphino)ferrocene” in Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis (eEROS) 2006.