Microbial Metabolic Pathways
Bacteria can rapidly adapt to the constantly changing environment by the acquisition and evolution of new metabolic pathways. Research in the lab is aimed at understanding and characterizing this outstanding ability at the molecular level.
Directed evolution of an endoinulinase from Talaromyces purpureogenus toward efficient production of inulooligosaccharides.
Biotechnol Prog. 2018 Volume Jul;34 Issue 4 Pages 868-877
Olive Mill Waste Enhances ?-Glucan Content in the Edible Mushroom Pleurotus eryngii
Int J Mol Sci 2017 Volume 18 Issue 7 Pages 1564
De Novo Evolutionary Emergence of a Symmetrical Protein Is Shaped by Folding Constraints
Cell 2016 Volume 164 Issue 3 Pages 476?486
Sequestration of a highly reactive intermediate in an evolving pathway for degradation of pentachlorophenol
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2013 Volume 110 Issue 24 Pages E2182-90