Objectives Partners Publications

Programme ERASYNBIO1-062, ANR financing for a duration of 36 months, 2014-2017.
Coordinator: Thomas Happe (Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany)


Megarity CF, Esselborn J, Hexter SV, Wittkamp F, Apfel UP, Happe T, Armstrong FA (2016) Electrochemical Investigations of the Mechanism of Assembly of the Active-site H-Cluster of [FeFe]-hydrogenases. J Am Chem Soc. Epub ahead of print

Esselborn J, Muraki N, Klein K, Engelbrecht V, Metzler-Nolte N, Apfel UP, Hofmann E, Kurisu G, Happe T (2016) A structural view of synthetic cofactor integration into [FeFe]-hydrogenases. Chemical Science 7: 959-968

Baltz A, Dang KV, Beyly A, Auroy P, Richaud P, Cournac L, Peltier G (2014) Plastidial Expression of Type II NAD(P)H Dehydrogenase Increases the Reducing State of Plastoquinones and Hydrogen Photoproduction Rate by the Indirect Pathway in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii Plant Physiol. 165: 1344-1352

Rumpel S, Siebel JF, Fares C, Duan J, Reijerse E, Happe T, Lubitz W, Winkler M (2014) Enhancing hydrogen production of microalgae by redirecting electrons from photosystem I to hydrogenase. Energy & Environmental Science 7: 3296-3301

Happe T, Hemschemeier A (2014) Metalloprotein mimics - old tools in a new light. Trends in Biotechnology 32: 170-176

Esselborn J, Lambertz C, Adamska-Venkatesh A, Simmons T, Berggren G, Nothl J, Siebel J, Hemschemeier A, Artero V, Reijerse E, Fontecave M, Lubitz W, Happe T (2013) Spontaneous activation of FeFe -hydrogenases by an inorganic 2Fe active site mimic. Nature Chemical Biology 9: 607-609

Press releases

Domesticating photosynthesis: http://aktuell.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/pm2015/pm00035.html.en


ERASynBio Initiative: https://www.erasynbio.eu/home

European Commission, Biofuels Topic: https://ec.europa.eu/energy/en/topics/renewable-energy/biofuels

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, IPCC: https://www.ipcc.ch/