People

Cristiano Mota

Researcher

Position
DL 57 contract (since 2018)
Email
cd.mota@fct.unl.pt
Phone number
+351212948300 (ext: 10962)
Researcher ID
Ciência Vitae

Main publications

  • Oliveira, AR; Mota, C; Mourato, C; Domingos, RM; Santos, MFA; Gesto, D; Guigliarelli, B; Santos-Silva, T; Romao, MJ; Pereira, IAC. 2020. Toward the Mechanistic Understanding of Enzymatic CO2 Reduction. ACS Catalysis, 10, DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.0c00086
  • Cristiano Mota; Mariam Esmaeeli; Catarina Coelho; Teresa Santos‐Silva; Martin Wolff; Alessandro Foti; Silke Leimkühler; Maria João Romão. 2019. Human aldehyde oxidase ( hAOX 1): structure determination of the Moco‐free form of the natural variant G1269R and biophysical studies of single nucleotide polymorphisms. FEBS Open Bio, DOI: 10.1002/2211-5463.12617
  • Mota, C; Coelho, C; Leimkuhler, S; Garattini, E; Terao, M; Santos-Silva, T; Romao, MJ. 2018. Critical overview on the structure and metabolism of human aldehyde oxidase and its role in pharmacokinetics. COORDINATION CHEMISTRY REVIEWS, 368, DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2018.04.006
  • Le Marchand, Tanguy; de Rosa, Matteo; Salvi, Nicola; Sala, Benedetta Maria; Andreas, Loren B; Barbet-Massin, Emeline; Sormanni, Pietro; Barbiroli, Alberto; Porcari, Riccardo; Sousa Mota, Cristiano; de Sanctis, Daniele; Bolognesi, Martino; Emsley, Lyndon; Bellotti, Vittorio; Blackledge, Martin; Camilloni, Carlo; Pintacuda, Guido; Ricagno, Stefano. 2018. Conformational dynamics in crystals reveal the molecular bases for D76N beta-2 microglobulin aggregation propensity.. Nature Communications, 9(1), DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-04078-y

Main research interests

  • Metalloenzymes and Enzymatic Mechanisms

Degrees

  • Graduation in Biochemistry, Faculdade de Ciências - Universidade Nova de Lisboa (2006)
  • PhD in Biochemistry, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa (2011)