Marie-Odile Benoit-Biancamano

Professeure adjointe (coordonnées)

Formation universitaire

  • D.M.V., Université de Montréal (2002)
  • Résidence en pathologie vétérinaire (DES), Université de Montréal (2005)
  • Maîtrise en sciences vétérinaires, option pathologie vétérinaire (MSc), Université de Montréal (2006)
  • Diplômée de l’American College of Veterinary Pathologists (2006)
  • Diplômée de l’European College of Veterinary Pathologists (2006)
  • Doctorat en pharmacie (PhD), Université Laval (2009)
  • Certificat de spécialiste en pathologie (Ordre des médecins vétérinaires du Québec, 2010)

Activités professionnelles

  • Enseignement de la pathologie vétérinaire aux étudiants de premier et deuxième cycles
  • Service de nécropsies et biopsie

Intérêts professionnels / domaines de recherche

  • Pathologie comparée
  • Toxicopathologie
  • Histopathologie et pathogenèse des maladies


Savard C, Alvarez F, Porvost C, Chorfi Y, D'Allaire S, Benoit-Biancamano MO et Gagnon C (2015). FosteraTM PRRS modified live vaccine efficacy against a Canadian heterologous virulent field strain of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV). Can J Vet Res 2016 Jan;80(1):1-11 

Jessica S. Fortin, Marie-Odile Benoit-Biancamano. Inhibition of Islet Amyloid Polypeptide (IAPP) Aggregation and Associated Cytotoxicity by Non-steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs). Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology. 2016 Jan;94(1):35-48. doi: 10.1139/cjpp-2015-0117.

Émilie L. Couture, Isabelle Langlois, Marie-Odile Benoit-Biancamano. Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma in an African Pygmy Hedgehog (Atelerix albiventris). Can Vet J. 2015 Dec;56(12):1275-8.

Jessica S. Fortin, René C.-Gaudreault, Marie-Odile Benoit-Biancamano. Discovery of Ethyl Urea Derivatives as Inhibitors of Islet Amyloid Polypeptide Fibrillization and Cytotoxicity. Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology. 2015 Sep 11:1-6.

Jessica S. Fortin, Marie-Odile Benoit-Biancamano. Wildlife sequences of islet amyloid polypepride (IAPP) identifies critical species variants for fibrillization. Amyloid. 2015 Sep;22(3):194-202. doi: 10.3109/13506129.2015.1070824. Epub 2015 Aug 10.

Lucilene Bernardi de Souza, Manon Paradis, Gustavo Zamberlam, Marie-Odile Benoit-Biancamano and Christopher Price. Identification of 5a-reductase isoenzymes in canine skin. Vet Dermatol 2015 Jul 14, DOI: 10.1111/vde.12234

Jessica S. Fortin, Marie-Odile Benoit-Biancamano. In Vitro Evaluation of Hypoglycemic Agents to Target Human Islet Amyloid Polypeptide: a Key Protein Involved in Amyloid Deposition and Beta-Cell Loss. Can J Diabetes. 2015 Apr 7. pii: S1499-2671(15)00325-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jcjd.2015.01.291.

Jessica S. Fortin, Brigitte Guérin, Marie-Odile Benoit-Biancamano. Development of an amyloid (AIAPP) radiotracer for the diagnosis and management of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Abstracts / Can J Diabetes 39 (2015) 169e171

Jessica S. Fortin, Ariane Santamaria-Bouvier, Stéphane Lair, André D. Dallaire, Marie-Odile Benoit-Biancamano. Anatomic and molecular characterization of the 1 endocrine pancreas of a teleostean fish: Atlantic wolffish (Anarhichas lupus). Zoological Studies. 2015, 54:21. 

Fortin JS, Benoit-Biancamano MO. Characterization of a pancreatic islet cell tumor in a polar bear (Ursus maritimus). Zoo Biol. 2014 Sep;33(5):446-51.

Jessica S. Fortin, Marie-France Côté, Réna G. Deschesnes, Alexandre Patenaude, Jacques Lacroix, Marie-Odile Benoit-Biancamano, René C.-Gaudreault. Microtubule disrupting N-phenyl-N’-(2-chloroethyl) ureas display anticancer activity on cell adhesion, P-glycoprotein and BCL-2-mediated drug resistance. International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. Volume 6 Issue 2, April-June 2014, pp. 171-179.

Paulsson JF, Benoit-Biancamano MO, Schäffer L, Dahl K. Ferret islet amyloid polypeptide (IAPP): characterization of in vitro and in vivo amyloidogenicity. Amyloid. 2011 Dec;18(4):222-8.

Ting LS, Benoit-Biancamano MO, Bernard O, Riggs KW, Guillemette C, Ensom MH.. Pharmacogenetic impact of UDP-glucuronosyltransferase metabolic pathway and multidrug resistance-associated protein 2 transport pathway on mycophenolic acid in thoracic transplant recipients: an exploratory study. Pharmacotherapy. 2010 Nov;30(11):1097-108

Benoit-Biancamano MO, Adam JP, Bernard O, Court MH, Leblanc MH, Caron P, Guillemette C. A pharmacogenetics study of the human glucuronosyltransferase UGT1A4. Pharmacogenet Genomics, Nov 2009, pp. 945-954.

Tojcic J*, Benoit-Biancamano MO*, Court MH, Straka RJ, Caron P, Guillemette C. In vitro glucuronidation of fenofibric acid by human UGTs and liver microsomes. Drug Metab Dispos, vol 37 no 11, Novembre 2009, pp. 2236-2243. *Auteurs ayant contribué à parts égales.

Benoit-Biancamano MO, Connelly J, Villeneuve L, Caron P, Guillemette C. Deferiprone glucuronidation by human tissues and recombinant UGT1A6: an in vitro investigation of genetic and splice variants. Drug Metab Dispos, vol 37 no 2, Février 2009, pp. 322-329.

Lévesque E*, Benoit-Biancamano MO*, Delage R, Couture F, Guillemette C. Pharmacokinetics of mycophenolate mofetil and its glucuronide metabolites in healthy volunteers: A comprehensive analysis of polymorphisms at the loci UGT1A, UGT2B7 and ABCC2. Pharmacogenomics, vol  9 no 7, Juillet 2008, pp. 869-879. * Auteurs ayant contribué à parts égales.

Hernandez JL, Bélanger MC, Benoit-Biancamano MO, Girard C, Pibarot P. Left coronary aneurismal dilation and subaortic stenosis in a dog. J Vet Cardiol, vol 10 no 1, Juin 2008, pp. 75-79.

Betônico GN, Abbud-Filho M, Goloni-Bertollo EM, Alvarenga MP, Guillemette C, Villeneuve L, Benoit-Biancamano MO, Pavarino-Bertelli EC. Influence of UDP-glucuronosyltransferase polymorphisms on mycophenolate mofetil-induced side effects in kidney transplant patients. Transplant Proc., vol 40 no 3, Avril 2008, pp. 708-710.

Benoit-Biancamano MO, Caron P, Lévesque E, Delage R, Couture F, Guillemette C. Sensitive high-performance liquid chromatography–tandem mass spectrometry method for quantitative analysis of mycophenolic acid and its glucuronide metabolites in human plasma and urine. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. vol 858 no1-2, Oct 15 2007, pp.159-167.

Lévesque E, Delage R, Benoit-Biancamano MO, Caron P, Bernard O, Couture F, Guillemette C. The impact of UGT1A8, UGT1A9, and UGT2B7 genetic polymorphisms on the pharmacokinetic profile of Mycophenolic Acid after a single oral dose in healthy volunteers. Clin Pharmacol Ther vol 81 no 3, Mars 2007, pp. 392-400.

Benoit-Biancamano MO, Drolet R, D'Allaire S. Aplasia cutis congenita (epitheliogenesis imperfecta) in swine: observations from a large breeding herd. J Vet Diag Invest vol 18 no 6, Nov 2006, pp. 573-579.

Benoit-Biancamano MO, D'Anjou MA, Girard C, Langlois I. Rib osteoblastic osteosarcoma in an African hedgehog. J Vet Diag Invest vol 18 no 4, Juillet 2006,  pp.415-418.

Benoit-Biancamano MO, Morin M, Langlois I. Histopathologic lesions of diabetes mellitus in a domestic ferret (Mustela putorius furo). Can Vet J vol 46 no 10, Oct 2005, pp. 895-896.

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