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Kouam Fogue
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Full Professor
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Higher Teacher Training College, University of Yaounde 1
Simeon Fogue Kouam, obtained his Bachelor of Science (licence), Postgraduate Diploma (Maîtrise and DEA). He received his Doctorat de 3e cycle and the Doctorat d’Etat in organic Chemistry respectively in 2000 and 2005 at the University of Yaounde I, Cameroon under the supervision of Professor Bonaventure Tchaleu Ngadjui. He was promoted to lecturer in 2000, then to Senior Lecturer in 2003, Associate Professor in 2008 and to full Professor in 2015 at the Department of Chemistry, Higher Teacher Training College, University of Yaounde I, Cameroon. Then he carried out his postdoctoral research with Prof. Dr. mult. h.c. emeritus Karsten Krohn at the University of Paderborn, Germany. His interests are in the field of natural products chemistry, the isolation, purification and structures elucidation of bioactive compounds from plants and Endophytic fungi, and the structural modification of some compounds in order to increase their activities. He has isolated and characterized several compounds which have been described in more than 55 publications.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
3 - Good health and well-being
4 - Quality education
13 - Climate action
17 - Partnerships for the goals
Young Affiliate Alumnus
Cameroon, Natural Products, Chemist
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05-Chemical Sciences
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TWAS Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Partner (TWAS-SAREP)
Last updated on 03/06/2021