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Structural characterization of enzymes from antibiotic biosynthetic pathways with biotechnological interest

Grant number: 10/15971-3
Support type:Research Grants - Young Investigators Grants
Duration: September 01, 2011 - August 31, 2016
Field of knowledge:Biological Sciences - Biophysics - Molecular Biophysics
Principal researcher:Marcio Vinicius Bertacine Dias
Grantee:Marcio Vinicius Bertacine Dias
Home Institution: Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas (ICB). Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo , SP, Brazil
Associated grant(s):14/50324-0 - Towards safer aminogrycoside antibiotics: structure, function and engineering studies of key biosynthetic enzymes, AP.R
Associated scholarship(s):14/24486-2 - Structural basis of sensibility of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and M. leprae dihydropteroate synthase to the sulfonamide drugs, BP.MS
14/07843-6 - Structural analysis of key enzymes for gentamicin and sisomicin biosynthesis, BP.DD
13/26242-0 - Design of new antibiotics based in the fragment based drug discovery technique from the inhibition of vitamin biosynthesis in Mycobacterium tuberculosis, BP.PD
+ associated scholarships 13/15906-5 - Fragment based drug discovery (FBDD) applied to two enzymes of folate biosynthetic pathway from Mycobacterium tuberculosis, BP.DR
12/23427-7 - Structural analysis of halogenases identified in biosynthetic gene clusters of glycopeptide antibiotics., BP.MS
12/16631-7 - Obtainment and crystallization of glycosyltransferases of biotechnological interest of the macrolide antibiotic biosynthesis, BP.IC
11/13686-2 - Structural characterization of enzymes from antibiotic biosynthetic pathways with biotechnological interest, BP.JP - associated scholarships
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Scientific publications (10)
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BERTACINE DIAS, MARCIO V.; SANTOS, JADEMILSON C.; LIBREROS-ZUNIGA, GERARDO A.; RIBEIRO, JOAO A.; CHAVEZ-PACHECO, SAIR M.. Folate biosynthesis pathway: mechanisms and insights into drug design for infectious diseases. Future Medicinal Chemistry, v. 10, n. 8, p. 935-959, . (10/15971-3, 15/09188-8, 13/15906-5)
LUHAVAYA, HANNA; DIAS, MARCIO V. B.; WILLIAMS, SIMON R.; HONG, HUI; DE OLIVEIRA, LUCIANA G.; LEADLAY, PETER F.. Enzymology of Pyran RingA Formation in Salinomycin Biosynthesis. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, v. 54, n. 46, p. 13622-13625, . (11/17510-6, 10/15971-3)
BERTACINE DIAS, MARCIO VINICIUS; TYRAKIS, PETROS; DOMINGUES, ROMENIA RAMOS; PAES LEME, ADRIANA FRANCO; BLUNDELL, TOM L.. Mycobacterium tuberculosis Dihydrofolate Reductase Reveals Two Conformational States and a Possible Low Affinity Mechanism to Antifolate Drugs. Structure, v. 22, n. 1, p. 94-103, . (10/15971-3)
BURY, PRISCILA DOS SANTOS; HUANG, FANGLU; LI, SICONG; SUN, YUHUI; LEADLAY, PETER F.; BERTACINE DIAS, MARCIO VINICIUS. Structural Basis of the Selectivity of GenN, an Aminoglycoside N-Methyltransferase Involved in Gentamicin Biosynthesis. ACS Chemical Biology, v. 12, n. 11, p. 2779-2787, . (10/15971-3, 15/09188-8, 14/07843-6, 14/50324-0)
CARDOSO, TABATA P.; DE SA, LARISSA A.; BURY, PRISCILA DOS S.; CHAVEZ-PACHECO, SAIR M.; DIAS, MARCIO V. B.. Cloning, expression, purification and biophysical analysis of two putative halogenases from the glycopeptide A47,934 gene cluster of Streptomyces toyocaensis. Protein Expression and Purification, v. 132, p. 9-18, . (10/15971-3, 12/23427-7, 12/16631-7)
DE ARAUJO, NATALIA CERRONE; BURY, PRISCILA DOS SANTOS; TAVARES, MAURICIO TEMOTHEO; HUANG, FANGLU; PARISE-FILHO, ROBERTO; LEADLAY, PETER; BERTACINE DIAS, MARCIO VINICIUS. Crystal Structure of GenD2, an NAD-Dependent Oxidoreductase Involved in the Biosynthesis of Gentamicin. ACS Chemical Biology, v. 14, n. 5, p. 925-933, . (10/15971-3, 15/09188-8, 14/07843-6, 14/50324-0)
WILSON, CAROLINA; DE OLIVEIRA, GABRIEL S.; ADRIANI, PATRICIA P.; CHAMBERGO, FELIPE S.; DIAS, MARCIO V. B.. Structure of a soluble epoxide hydrolase identified in Trichoderma reesei. BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-PROTEINS AND PROTEOMICS, v. 1865, n. 8, p. 1039-1045, . (10/15971-3, 15/09188-8, 14/24107-1, 15/03329-9)
LIBREROS-ZUNIGA, GERARDO ANDRES; SILVA, CATHARINA DOS SANTOS; FERREIRA, RAFAELA SALGADO; BERTACINE DIAS, MARCIO VINICIUS. Structural Basis for the Interaction and Processing of beta-Lactam Antibiotics by L,D-Transpeptidase 3 (Ldt(Mt3)) from Mycobacterium tuberculosis. ACS INFECTIOUS DISEASES, v. 5, n. 2, p. 260-271, . (10/15971-3, 15/09188-8, 16/18721-4)
LI, SICONG; BURY, PRISCILA DOS SANTOS; HUANG, FANGLU; GUO, JUNHONG; SUN, GUO; REVA, ANNA; HUANG, CHUAN; JIAN, XINYUN; LI, YUAN; ZHOU, JIAHAI; et al. Mechanistic Insights into Dideoxygenation in Gentamicin Biosynthesis. ACS CATALYSIS, v. 11, n. 19, p. 12274-12283, . (14/07843-6, 15/09188-8, 10/15971-3, 18/00351-1)
RIBEIRO, JOAO A.; HAMMER, ALEXANDER; LIBREROS-ZUNIGA, GERARDO A.; CHAVEZ-PACHECO, SAIR M.; TYRAKIS, PETROS; DE OLIVEIRA, GABRIEL S.; KIRKMAN, TIMOTHY; EL BAKALI, JAMAL; ROCCO, SILVANA A.; SFORCA, MAURICIO L.; et al. Using a Fragment-Based Approach to Identify Alternative Chemical Scaffolds Targeting Dihydrofolate Reductase from Mycobacterium tuberculosis. ACS INFECTIOUS DISEASES, v. 6, n. 8, p. 2192-2201, . (10/15971-3, 13/15906-5, 18/00351-1)

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