People

Sofia Pauleta

Research Lab Leader

Position
Assistant Professor (since 2019)
Email
srp@fct.unl.pt
Phone number
(+351) 212948300 (ext: 10967)
Researcher ID

Main publications

  • Carreira, C; dos Santos, MMC; Pauleta, SR; Moura, I. 2020. Proton-coupled electron transfer mechanisms of the copper centres of nitrous oxide reductase from Marinobacter hydrocarbonoclasticus – An electrochemical study. BIOELECTROCHEMISTRY, 133, DOI: 10.1016/j.bioelechem.2020.107483
  • N{\'o. 2019. Reduction of hydrogen peroxide in gram-negative bacteria – bacterial peroxidases. Advances in Microbial Physiology, 74, DOI: 10.1016/bs.ampbs.2019.02.006
  • Pardoux, R; Fievet, A; Carreira, C; Brochier-Armanet, C; Valette, O; Dermoun, Z; Py, B; Dolla, A; Pauleta, SR; Aubert, C. 2019. The bacterial Mrp(ORP) is a novel Mrp/NBP35 protein involved in iron-sulfur biogenesis. Scientific Reports, 9, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-37021-8
  • Pauleta, SR; Carepo, MSP; Moura, I. 2019. Source and reduction of nitrous oxide. COORDINATION CHEMISTRY REVIEWS, 387, DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2019.02.005
  • Nobrega, CS; Devreese, B; Pauleta, SR. 2018. YhjA - An Escherichia coli trihemic enzyme with quinol peroxidase activity. BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-BIOENERGETICS, 1859, DOI: 10.1016/j.bbabio.2018.03.008

Main research interests

  • Reactive oxygen species; Metalloenzymes; Bacterial Peroxidase; Copper Stress; Denitrification; Structural Biology - NMR

Degrees

  • PhD in Biochemistry-Biophysical Chemistry, Universidade Nova de Lisboa (2003)
  • Graduation in Química Aplicada - biotecnologia, Faculdade de ciências e Tecnologia (1998)