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AMU iSm2 Service 342
Campus Scientifique de St Jérôme
Marseille cedex 20

Phone number
0491 28 84 40

Career paths

2000-2001 : Stage post-doctoral en Spectroscopie Raman avec le Pof. Peter Hildebrandt au Max Planck Institut für Strahlenchemie, Mülheim / Ruhr (Allemagne) et à Instituto de Tecnológia Química e Biológica, Oeiras (Portugal) : « Active site structure and dynamics of redox proteins immobilised on electrodes using Surface Enhanced Resonance Raman Spectroscopy (SERRS)»
1997-2000 : Thèse au Laboratoire de Chimie Inorganique, UMR CNRS 8613, Université Paris-Sud (Orsay), dirigée par le Prof Jean-Jacques GIRERD : " synthèse et études spectroscopiques de complexes du fer comme modèles de mono et de dioxygénases". Thèse soutenue le 6 octobre 2000.
1996 : Obtention de l' «Agrégation externe de Sciences Physiques Option Chimie ».
1993 -1997: Scolarité à « Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan » section Chimie. « Magistère de Physicochimie Moléculaire » Université Paris-XI, Orsay.


Métalloenzymes, mécanisme d’action, activation du dioxygène

Publications (45)
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Visible Light-Driven O2 Reduction by a Porphyrin-Laccase System

Theodore Lazarides, Igor Sazanovich, A. Jalila Simaan, Maria Chrisanthi Kafentzi, Milan Delor, Yasmina Mekmouche, Bruno Faure, Marius Reglier, Julia Weinstein, Athanassios Coutsolelos, Thierry Tron J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 3095?3103
Structural and Magnetic Characterization of a Tetranuclear Copper(II) Cubane Stabilized by Intramolecular Metal Cation−π Interactions

Raffaello Papadakis, Eric Riviere, Michel Giorgi, Hélène Jamet, Pierre Rousselot-Pailley, Marius Réglier, A. Jalila Simaan, Thierry Tron, Inorganic Chemistry, 2013, 52, 5824 - 5830. <hal-01653052>
Remarkable phosphatase-like activity promotted by a new binuclear copper(II) complex.

O. Schicke, B. Faure, M. Giorgi, A. J. Simaan and M. Reglier. Inorg. Chim. Acta 2012, 391 (2012) 189-194.
Binuclear copper(II) complexes 1: synthesis, characterization and evaluation of a new complex in phosphatase-like activity

Olivier Schicke, Bruno Faure, Michel Giorgi, A. Jalila Simaan, Marius Reglier, Inorg. Chim. Acta 2012, 391, 189-194
1-Aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylic acid oxidase: insight into cofactor binding from experimental and theoretical studies

Lydie Brisson Nadia El Bakkali-Taheri, Michel Giorgi, Antoine Fadel, József Kaizer, Marius Reglier, Thierry Tron, El Hassan Ajandouz, A. Jalila Simaan , J. Biol. Inorg. Chem., 2012 , 17, 939-949
Correlation between the SOD-Like Activity of Hexacoordinate Iron(II) Complexes and Their Fe3+/Fe2+ Redox Potentials

Balázs Kripli, Gábor Baráth, É. Balogh-Hergovich, Michel Giorgi, A. Jalila Simaan, László Párkányi, József S. Pap, József Kaizer, Gábor Speier Inorg. Chem. Commun. 2011, 14 (1), 205-209
Photoinduced Multi-Electron Transfer to a Multicopper Oxidase Resulting in Dioxygen Reduction into Water

A. Jalila Simaan, Yasmina Mekmouche, Pierre Moreno, Ally Aukauloo, Jacques Delaire, Marius Reglier, Thierry Tron Chem. Eur. J. 2011, 17, 11743 - 11746
Bio-inspired amino acid oxidation by a non-heme iron catalyst modeling the action of 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylic acid oxidase

Gábor Baráth, József Kaizer, József Sándor Pap, Gábor Speier, Nadia El Bakkali-Taheri, A. Jalila Simaan Chem Commun. 2010, 46, 7391-7393
Binding of 2-Hydroxypyridine- N -oxide on Dicopper(II) Centers: Insights into Tyrosinase Inhibition Mechanism by Transition-State Analogs

Eugénie Peyroux, Wadih Ghattas, Renaud Hardré, Michel Giorgi, Bruno Faure, A. Jalila Simaan, Catherine Belle, Marius Réglier, Inorganic Chemistry, 2009, 48, 10874 - 10876. <hal-01658950>
Synthesis and Characterization of a Binuclear Iron(III) Complex Bridged by 1-Aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylic Acid. Ethylene Production in the Presence of Hydrogen Peroxide

Wadih Ghattas, Zeinab Serhan, Nadia El Bakkali-Taheri, Marius Reglier, Masahito Kodera, Yutaka Hitomi, A. Jalila Simaan Inorg. Chem.. 2009, 48, 3910-3912