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AMU iSm2 Service 342
Campus Scientifique de St Jérôme
Marseille cedex 20
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0491 28 84 40
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Publications (13)
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The Terpene Mini-Path, a New Promising Alternative for Terpenoids Bio-Production

Julie Couillaud, Létitia Leydet, Katia Duquesne, Gilles Iacazio, Genes, 2021, 12, 1974. <hal-03479634>

Exploring natural biodiversity to expand access to microbial terpene synthesis

Juan Rico, Katia Duquesne, Jean-Louis Petit, Aline Mariage, Ekaterina Darii, Frédéric Peruch, Véronique de Berardinis, Gilles Iacazio, Microbial Cell Factories, 2019, 18, 23. <hal-02025505>

Prevalence and specificity of Baeyer–Villiger monooxygenases in fungi

Lorena Butinar, Martina Mohorčič, Valérie Deyris, Katia Duquesne, Gilles Iacazio, Magalie Claeys-Bruno, Josepha Friedrich, Véronique Alphand, Phytochemistry, 2015, 117, 144 - 153. <hal-01500961>

Enantioselective Bio-Hydrolysis of Various Racemic and meso Aromatic Epoxides Using the Recombinant Epoxide Hydrolase Kau2

Wei Zhao, Michael Kotik, Gilles Iacazio, Alain Archelas, Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis, 2015, 357, 1895-1908. <hal-01477039>

Directed evolution of metagenome-derived epoxide hydrolase for improved enantioselectivity and enantioconvergence

Michael Kotik, Wei Zhao, Gilles Iacazio, Alain Archelas. . J. Mol. Catal.: B Enzym., 91, 44-51 (2013).

Silica-Catalysed and Highly Stereoselective Convergent and Nonconvergent Rearrangements of Menthone Enol Acetate Epoxides: Easy Access to the Four α-Hydroxymenthone Stereoisomers

Sylvain Tranchimand, Bruno Faure, Jean-Valère Naubron, Véronique Alphand, Alain Archelas, Gilles Iacazio, European Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2012. <hal-01398482>

On the mechanism of biotransformation of the anthraquinonic dye acid blue 62 by laccases.

L. Pereira, A. V. Coelho, C. A.Viegas, C. Ganachaud, G. Iacazio, T. Tron, M. P. Robalo, L. O. Martins.(2009) Adv. Synth. Cat. 351, 1857-1865.

Pathway for the Stereocontrolled Z and E Production of α,α-Difluorine-Substituted Phenyl Butenoates

Wadih Ghattas, Corinna Hess, Gilles Iacazio, Renaud M Hardré, Judith Klinman, M. Réglier, Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2006, 71, 8618-8621. <hal-01948927>

Chemo-enzymatic synthesis of all four diastereoisomers of 1-fluoro-2-amino-indan.

G. Iacazio, M. Reglier Tetrahedron: asymmetry 2005, 16, 3633-3639.

Enzymatic Resolution of Diethyl 3-Hydroxy Cycloalkenyl Phosphonates

M. Attolini, G. Iacazio, G. Peiffer, Y. Charmasson, M. Maffei Tetrahedron : Asymmetry, 2004, 15, 827-830.


Chapters of books (1)
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Alain Archelas, Gilles Iacazio, Michael Kotik. Epoxide hydrolase and its application in organic synthesis. Green Biocatalysis, 2016, 978-1-118-82229-6. ⟨hal-01477037⟩