Chiara Zanato

Maître de Conférences


Parcours :

  • 2007-2010 : PhD in Chemical Sciences at University of Milan (Prof. Cesare Gennari)
  • 2011-2017: Research Fellow at University of Aberdeen (Prof. Matteo Zanda)
  • 2017-2018: Post-Doc at University of Cergy Pontoise (Prof. Thierry Brigaud)
  • 2018-2020: Ingénieur de Recherche at University of Cergy Pontoise
  • 2020-present : Associate Professor at CY Cergy Paris University

Thématique de recherche :

Synthesis of biologically active fluorinated peptides, peptidomimetics and pseudo-peptides; Synthesis of bioactive highly functionalised small molecules; Synthesis of bio-conjugates; Synthesis
and radio-synthesis of potential fluorinated tracers for PET imaging; Synthesis of heterocyclic compounds with biological activity; Total synthesis.

Publications :

- Recognition of DHN-melanin by a C-type lectin receptor is required for immunity to Aspergillus. Mark H. T. Stappers, Chiara Zanato, Matteo Zanda, Gordon D. Brown et al. Nature 2018, 55, 385-386.

- Synthesis, Radio-Synthesis and in vitro Evaluation of Terminally Fluorinated Derivatives of HU-210 and HU-211 as Novel Candidate PET Tracers. Chiara Zanato*, Matteo Zanda et al. Org. Biomol. Chem. 2017, 15, 2086-2096.

- A Cannabinoid CB1 Receptor Positive Allosteric Modulator Reduces Neuropathic Pain in the Mouse with no Psychoactive Effects. Bogna M Ignatowska-Jankowska, Chiara Zanato, Ruth A Ross et al. Neuropsychopharmacology 2015, 40, 2948-2959.

- Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of (−)-Kainic Acid Analogues as Phospholipase D-Coupled Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor Ligands. Chiara Zanato*, Matteo Zanda et al. Org. Biomol. Chem. 2014, 12, 9638-9643.

- Highly Stereoselective Total Synthesis of (+)-9-epi-Dictyostatin and (–)-12,13-Bis-epi-dictyostatin. Chiara Zanato, Cesare Gennari et al. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2011, 2643-2661.


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