NGUYEN Thi Thanh Mai, PhD

Associate Professor,
Department of Medicinal Chemistry
Faculty of Chemistry

University of Science, VNUHCM
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Tel: (+84) 28 3835 5270

Scientific Education

  • 2005: PhD in Pharmaceutical, Toyama University, Japan
  • 2000: MSc. in Analytical chemistry, University of Science, VNUHCM
  • 1996: BSc. in Analytical chemistry, University of Science, VNUHCM

Academic & Research Experience

  • Drug discovery and development focusing on natural products.

Publication List (selected from 2013-now)

  1. Dang P.H., Nguyen L.T.T., Nguyen H.T.T., Le H., Do T.N.V., Nguyen H.X., Le N.D., Nguyen M.T.T., Nguyen N.T., A new dimeric alkylresorcinol from the stem barks of Swintonia floribunda (Anacardiaceae), Natural Product Research, 2019, 1-7,
  2. Tanigaki R., Takahashi R., Nguyen M.T.T., Nguyen N.T., DoN.V., Nguyen H.X., Kataoka T., 4-Hydroxypanduratin A and Isopanduratin A Inhibit Tumor Necrosis Factor α-Stimulated Gene Expression and the Nuclear Factor κB-Dependent Signaling Pathway in Human Lung Adenocarcinoma A549 Cells, Biol Pharm Bull, 2019, 42:1, 26-33.
  3. Dang P.H., Pham H.K.T., Phan T.H.N., Nguyen K.D.H., Nguyen M.T.T., Nguyen N.T., A new 20-deoxypseudojujubogenin glycoside from Bacopa monniera, Chemistry of Natural Compounds, 2018, 54:1, 124-126.
  4. Nguyen M.T.T., Le T., Nguyen H.X., Dang P.H., Do T.N.V., Abe M., Takagi R., Nguyen N.T., Artocarmins G−M, Prenylated 4‑Chromenones from the Stems of Artocarpus rigida and Their Tyrosinase Inhibitory Activities, Journal of Natural Products, 2017, 80, 3172-3178.
  5. Can M.V., Tran A.H., Pham D.M., Dinh B.Q., Le Q.V., Nguyen B.V., Nguyen M.T.T., Nguyen H.X., Nguyen N.T., Nishijo H., Willughbeia cochinchinensis prevents scopolamine-induced deficits in memory, spatial learning, and object recognition in rodents, Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2018, 214, 99-105.
  6. NguyenT., Dang P.H., Vu N.X.T., Le T.H., Nguyen M.T.T., Quinoliniumolate and 2H‑1,2,3-Triazole Derivatives from the Stems of Paramignya trimera and Their α‑Glucosidase Inhibitory Activities: In Vitro and in Silico Studies, Journal of Natural Products, 2017, 80, 2151-2155.
  7. Nguyen M.T.T., DangH., Nguyen T.N., Bui L.T.T., Nguyen H.X., Le T.H., Do T.N.V., Nguyen N.T., Paratrimerins G and H, two prenylated phenolic compounds from the stems of Paramignya trimera, Phytochemistry Letters, 2018, 23, 78–82.
  8. DangH., Nguyen H.X., Nguyen H.H.T., Vo T.D., Le T.H., Phan T.H.N., Nguyen M.T.T., Nguyen N.T., Lignans from the Roots of Taxus wallichiana and Their α‑Glucosidase Inhibitory Activities, Journal of Natural Products, 2017, 80, 1876-1882.
  9. Duong T.T.T., Do T.N., Nguyen H.X., Le T.H., Dang P.H., Nguyen N.T., Nguyen T.N.T., Nguyen T.D., Nguyen M.T.T., α-Glucosidase inhibitors from the stem of Mangifera reba, Tetrahedron Letters, 2017, 58, 2280–2283
  10. DangH., Nguyen H.X., Duong T.T.T., Tran T.K.T., Nguyen P.T., Vu T.K.T., Vuong H.C., Phan T.H.N., Nguyen M.T.T., Nguyen N.T., Awale S., α‑Glucosidase Inhibitory and Cytotoxic Taxane Diterpenoids from the Stem Bark of Taxus wallichiana, Journal of Natural Products, 2017, 80, 1087-1095.
  11. DangH., Le T.H., Phan P.K.T., Le P.T.T., Nguyen M.T.T., Nguyen N.T., Two acridones and two coumarins from the roots of Paramignya trimera, Tetrahedron Letters, 2017, 58, 1553–1557
  12. Nguyen N., Nguyen M.T.T., Nguyen H.X., Dang P.H., Dibwe D.F., Esumi H., Awale S., Constituents of the Rhizomes of Boesenbergia pandurata and Their Antiausterity Activities against the PANC‑1 Human Pancreatic Cancer Line, Journal of Natural Products, 2017, 80, 141-148.
  13. Nguyen H.X., Do T.N., Le T.H., Nguyen M.T.T., Nguyen N.T., Esumi H., Awale S., Chemical Constituents of Mangifera indica and Their Antiausterity Activity against the PANC‑1 Human Pancreatic Cancer Cell Line, Journal of Natural Products, 2016, 79, 2053-2059.
  14. Nguyen X.H., Nguyen T.N., Dang H.P., Ho T.P., Nguyen M.T.T., Can M.V, DibweF., Ueda J.Y, Awale S., Cassane diterpenes from the seed kernels of Caesalpinia sappan, Phytochemistry, 122, 2016, 286-293.
  15. Nguyen X.H., Nguyen T.N., NguyenH.K., Le T.H., Do T.N.V.,Tran H.M., Nguyen M.T.T., Tyrosinase inhibitory activity of flavonoids from Artocarpus heterophyllus, Chemistry Central Journal, 2016, 10:2, 1-6.
  16. Dang H.P., Nguyen M.T.T., Nguyen X.H., Vu T.T.D., Truong V.S., Nguyen T.N., Three new cassane-type furanoditerpenes from the seed of Vietnamese Caesalpinia bonducella, Phytochemistry Letters, 2015, 99-102.
  17. Dang P.H., Nguyen N.T., Nguyen H.X., Nguyen L.B., Le T.H., Do T.V.N., Can M.V., Nguyen M.T.T., α-Glucosidase inhibitor from the leaves of Embelia ribes. Fitoterapia, 2015, 100, 201−207.
  18. Dang P.H., Nguyen H.X., Nguyen N.T., Le H.T.N., Nguyen M.T.T., α-Glucosidase inhibitor from the stems of Embelia ribes. Phytotherapy Research, 2014, 28 (11), 1632−1636.
  19. Nguyen M.T.T., Nguyen N.T., Nguyen K.H.D., Dau H.T.T, Nguyen H.X., Dang P.H., Le T.M., Phan T.N.H., Tran A.H., Nguyen B.D., Jun-ya U., Suresh A., Geranyl dihydrochalcones from Artocarpus altilis and their antiausteric activity. Planta Medica, 2014, 80 (2/3), 193−200.
  20. Nguyen H.X., Nguyen M.T.T., Nguyen T.A., Nguyen N.T.Y., Phan D.T.A., Ho P.T., Phan T.N.H., Dang P.H., Nguyen N.T., Jun-ya U. Suresh A., Cleistanthane diterpenes from the seed of Caesalpinia sappan and their antiausterity activity against PANC-1 human pancreatic cancer cell line, Fitoterapia, 2013, 91, 148−153.