Publications and patents

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[37] Leemans L, van Langen L, Hollmann F, Schallmey A. Bi-enzymatic cascade for the synthesis of an optically active O-benzyl cyanohydrin. Catalysts. 2019;9:522. doi: 10.3390/catal9060522

[36] Islam MT, Hussain HI, Russo R, Chambery A, Amoresano A, Schallmey A, Oßwald W, Nadiminti PP, Cahill DM. Functional analysis of elicitins and identification of cell wall proteins in Phytophthora cinnamomi. Physiol Mol Plant Pathol. 2019;107:21–32. doi: 10.1016/j.pmpp.2019.04.003

[35] Solarczek J, Klünemann T, Brandt F, Schrepfer P, Wolter M, Jacob CR, Blankenfeldt W, Schallmey A. Position 123 of halohydrin dehalogenase HheG plays an important role in stability, activity, and enantioselectivity. Sci Rep. 2019;9:5106. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-41498-2

[34] Calderini E, Wessel J, Süss P, Schrepfer P, Wardenga R, Schallmey A. Selective ring-opening of di-substituted epoxides catalysed by halohydrin dehalogenases. ChemCatChem. 2019;11:2099–2106. doi: 10.1002/cctc.201900103

[33] Husarcikova J, Schallmey A. Whole-cell cascade for the preparation of enantiopure beta-O-4 aryl ether compounds with glutathione recycling. J Biotechnol. 2019;293:1–7. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2019.01.002


[32] Schallmey A. Bioinformatische Methoden zur Enzymidentifizierung. In: Jaeger KE, Liese A, Syldatk C, editors. Einführung in die Enzymtechnologie. Berlin, Heidelberg (DE): Springer Spektrum; 2018. p. 125–140. ISBN: 978-3-662-57619-9 doi: 10.1007/978-3-662-57619-9_7

[31] Kubiak M, Solarczek J, Kampen I, Schallmey A, Kwade A, Schilde C. Micromechanics of anisotropic cross-linked enzyme crystals. Cryst Growth Des. 2018;18:5885–5895. doi: 10.1021/acs.cgd.8b00637

[30] Husarcikova J, Voß H, Dominguez de Maria P, Schallmey A. Microbial β-etherases and glutathione lyases for lignin valorisation in biorefineries: current state and future perspectives. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2018;102:5391–5401. doi: 10.1007/s00253-018-9040-3


[29] Koopmeiners J, Diederich C, Solarczek J, Voß H, Mayer J, Blankenfeldt W, Schallmey A. HheG, a halohydrin dehalogenase with activity on cyclic epoxides. ACS Catal. 2017;7:6877–6886. doi: 10.1021/acscatal.7b01854

[28] Picart P, Liu L, Grande PM, Anders N, Zhu L, Klankermayer J, Leitner W, Dominguez de Maria P, Schwaneberg U, Schallmey A. Multi-step biocatalytic depolymerization of lignin. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2017;101:6277–6287. doi: 10.1007/s00253-017-8360-z


[27] Schallmey A, Schallmey M. Recent advances on halohydrin dehalogenases - from enzyme identification to novel biocatalytic applications. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2016;100:7827–7839. doi: 10.1007/s00253-016-7750-y

[26] Koopmeiners J, Halmschlag B, Schallmey M, Schallmey A. Biochemical and biocatalytic characterization of 17 novel halohydrin dehalogenases. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2016;100:7517–7527. doi: 10.1007/s00253-016-7493-9

[25] Picart P, Wiermans L, Perez-Sanchez M, Grande PM, Schallmey A, Dominguez de Maria P. Assessing lignin types to screen novel biomass-degrading microbial strains: Synthetic lignin as useful carbon source. ACS Sustain Chem Eng. 2016;4:651–655. doi: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.5b00961


[24] Schallmey A. Enzymatische Ligninverwertung durch bakterielle β-Etherasen. BIOspektrum. 2015;21:487–489. doi: 10.1007/s12268-015-0605-8

[23] Picart P, Dominguez de Maria P, Schallmey A. From gene to biorefinery: Microbial β-etherases as promising biocatalysts for lignin valorization. Front Microbiol. 2015;6:916. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.00916

[22] Picart P, Sevenich M, Dominguez de Maria P, Schallmey A. Exploring glutathione lyases as biocatalysts: Paving the way for enzymatic lignin depolymerization and future stereoselective applications. Green Chem. 2015;17:4931–4940. doi: 10.1039/C5GC01078K


[21] Schallmey M, Koopmeiners J, Wells E, Wardenga R, Schallmey A. Expanding the halohydrin dehalogenase enzyme family: Identification of novel enzymes by database mining. Appl Environ Microb. 2014;80:7303–7315. doi: 10.1128/AEM.01985-14

[20] Herzog K, Bracco P, Onoda A, Hayashi T, Hoffmann K, Schallmey A. Enzyme-substrate complex structures of CYP154C5 shed light on its mode of highly selective steroid hydroxylation. Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr. 2014;D70:2875–2889. doi: 10.1107/S1399004714019129

[19] Picart P, Müller C, Mottweiler J, Wiermans L, Bolm C, Dominguez de Maria P, Schallmey, A. From gene towards selective biomass valorization: Novel bacterial beta-etherases with catalytic activity on lignin-like polymers. ChemSusChem. 2014;7:3164–3171. doi: 10.1002/cssc.201402465


[18] Wiermanns L, Hofzumahaus S, Schotten C, Weigand L, Schallmey M, Schallmey A, Dominguez de Maria P. Transesterifications and peracid-assisted oxidations in aqueous media catalyzed by Mycobacterium smegmatis acyl transferase. ChemCatChem. 2013;5:3719–3724. doi: 10.1002/cctc.201300683

[17] Schallmey A, Schallmey M, Wardenga R. Identifikation neuartiger Halohydrin-Dehalogenasen. BIOspektrum. 2013;19:816–817. doi: 10.1007/s12268-013-0394-x

[16] Bracco P, Janssen DB, Schallmey A. Selective steroid oxyfunctionalisation by CYP154C5, a bacterial cytochrome P450. Microb Cell Fact. 2013;12:95. doi: 10.1186/1475-2859-12-95

[15] Schallmey A, Dominguez de Maria P, Bracco P. Biocatalytic asymmetric oxidations in stereoselective synthesis. In: Andrushko V, Andrushko N, editors. Stereoselective Synthesis of Drugs & Natural Products. Hoboken (NJ): Wiley-Blackwell; 2013. p. 1089–1114. ISBN: 978-1-118-03217-6 doi: 10.1002/9781118596784.ssd036

[14] Hofzumahaus S, Schallmey A. Escherichia coli-based expression system for the heterologous expression and purification of the elicitin beta-cinnamomin from Phytophthora cinnamomi. Protein Expr Purif. 2013;90117–123. doi: 10.1016/j.pep.2013.05.010


[13] Hollmann F, Arends IWCE, Buehler K, Schallmey A, Bühler, B. Enzyme-mediated oxidations for the chemist. Green Chem. 2011;13:226–265. doi: 10.1039/C0GC00595A

[12] Schallmey A, den Besten G, Teune IGP, Kembaren RF, Janssen DB. Characterization of cytochrome P450 monooxygenase CYP154H1 from the thermophilic soil bacterium Thermobifida fusca. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2011;89:1475–1485. doi: 10.1007/s00253-010-2965-9

Bis 2010

[11] *Kirschner A, Bornscheuer UT. Enantioselective kinetic resolution of racemic 3-phenylbutan-2-one using a Baeyer–Villiger monooxygenase. In: Whittall J, Sutton P, editors. Practical Methods for Biocatalysis and Biotransformations. Chichester (UK): John Wiley & Sons; 2009. p. 137–140. ISBN: 978-0-470-51927-1 doi: 10.1002/9780470748589.ch11

[10] *Kirschner A, Bornscheuer UT. Baeyer-Villiger monooxygenases in organic synthesis. In: Anastas PT, Crabtree RH, eitors. Handbook of Green Chemistry – Green Catalysis, Vol. 3: Biocatalysis. Weinheim (Germany): Wiley-VCH; 2009. p. 115–149. ISBN: 978-3-527-32498-9 doi: 10.1002/9783527628698

[9] *Kirschner A, Bornscheuer UT. Directed evolution of a Baeyer-Villiger monooxygenase to enhance enantioselectivity. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2008;81:465–472. doi: 10.1007/s00253-008-1646-4

[8] Völker A, *Kirschner A, Bornscheuer UT, Altenbuchner J. Functional expression, purification and characterization of the recombinant Baeyer-Villiger monooxygenase MekA from Pseudomonas veronii MEK700. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2008;77:1251–1260. doi: 10.1007/s00253-007-1264-6

[7] Rehdorf J, *Kirschner A, Bornscheuer UT. Cloning, expression and characterization of a Baeyer-Villiger monooxygenase from Pseudomonas putida KT2440. Biotechnol Lett. 2007;29:1393–1398. doi: 10.1007/s10529-007-9401-y

[6] Geitner K, *Kirschner A, Rehdorf J, Schmidt M, Mihovilovic MD, Bornscheuer UT. Enantioselective kinetic resolution of 3-phenyl-2-ketones using Baeyer-Villiger monooxygenases. Tetrahedron Asymmetry. 2007;18:892–895. doi: 10.1016/j.tetasy.2007.03.025

[5] *Kirschner A, Altenbuchner J, Bornscheuer UT. Design of a secondary alcohol degradation pathway from Pseudomonas fluorescens DSM 50106 in an engineered Escherichia coli. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2007;75:1095–1101. doi: 10.1007/s00253-007-0902-3

[4] *Kirschner A, Altenbuchner J, Bornscheuer UT. Cloning, expression and characterization of a Baeyer-Villiger monooxygenase from Pseudomonas fluorescens DSM 50106 in E. coli. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2007;73:1065–1072. doi: 10.1007/s00253-006-0556-6

[3] *Kirschner A, Bornscheuer UT. Kinetic resolution of 4-hydroxy-2-ketones catalyzed by a Baeyer-Villiger monooxygenase. Angew Chem Int Ed. 2006;45:7004–7006. doi: 10.1002/anie.200602986

[2] Strübing D, *Kirschner A, Neumann H, Hübner S, Klaus S, Bornscheuer UT, Beller M. Synthesis of enantiomerically pure cyclohex-2-en-1-ols: Development of novel multicomponent reactions. Chem Eur J. 2005;11:4210–4218. doi: 10.1002/chem.200401258

[1] *Kirschner A, Langer P, Bornscheuer UT. Lipase-catalyzed highly enantioselective kinetic resolution of racemic alpha-hydroxy butenolides. Tetrahedron Asymmetry. 2004;15:2871–2874. doi: 10.1016/j.tetasy.2004.06.047


Schallmey A, Schallmey M, Wessel J, Menyes U, Wardenga R, Brundiek H, Borchert S. Expanding the halohydrin dehalogenase enzyme family: identification of novel enzymes by database mining. European patent EP3404097. 2018.

Bornscheuer UT, *Kirschner A. Enantioselective representation of aliphatic acyclic esters and ketones. European patent EP2054510. 2009.

(* name at birth)

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