People

Sofia Pauleta

Research Lab Leader

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

Recent publications

  • Carreira, C; Nunes, RF; Mestre, O; Moura, I; Pauleta, SR. 2020. The effect of pH on Marinobacter hydrocarbonoclasticus denitrification pathway and nitrous oxide reductase. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL INORGANIC CHEMISTRY, DOI: 10.1007/s00775-020-01812-0
  • André G.Favinha, Daniela S.Barreiro, Joana N.Martins, PhilipO'Toole, Sofia R.Pauleta. 2020. Acrylamide-hemoglobin adduct: A spectroscopic study. SPECTROCHIMICA ACTA PART A-MOLECULAR AND BIOMOLECULAR SPECTROSCOPY, 241, DOI: 10.1016/j.saa.2020.118644
  • 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
  • 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

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)