M. Paula Robalo’s co-authored paper was highlighted as Innovative in the field of “Engineered Biomolecular Catalysts”

The work developed by two CQE members, Ana Catarina Sousa and M. Paula Robalo, in collaboration with the Microbial & Enzyme Technology's group at ITQB, leaded by Ligia Martins and published in ACS Catalysis in May 2017 was selected as one of the 20 publications that highlight recent publications from the Journal of the American Chemical Society, ACS Catalysis, and Inorganic Chemistry that showcase the latest groundbreaking research in the field of “Engineered Biomolecular Catalysts". (http://pubs.acs.org/page/jacsat/vi/engineered-bio-catalysts?utm_source=JACS&utm_medium=EMI&utm_campaign=PUBS1017EJK). Engineering a Bacterial DyP-Type Peroxidase for Enhanced Oxidation of Lignin-Related Phenolics at Alkaline pH Vânia Brissos, Diogo Tavares, Ana…Read more

Prof. Mario A. Monteiro will be the next Chemforum speaker

On October the 12th Prof. Mario A. Monteiro will give a lecture on Chemforum. Mario Monteiro was born in Lisbon, but at the age of 2 years old moved to Serra da Estrela with his parents where he would do his early schooling. At the age of 14 he moved to Canada where he finished high school and University with a PhD at York University under the supervision of Professor Gerald Aspinall in 1996. Following his doctorate, Prof. Monteiro joined the research group of Dr. Malcolm Perry at the National Research Council Canada with…Read more