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Alessandro Silva Nascimento

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Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Instituto de Física de São Carlos (IFSC)  (Institutional affiliation for the last research proposal)
Birthplace: Brazil

graduate at Bacharelado Em Ciências Farmacêuticas from Universidade de Brasília (2005) and ph.d. at Physics from Universidade de São Paulo (2009). Has experience in Byophysics, acting on the following subjects: protein crystallography and structural aspects of molecular interactions. Has a position at the Sao Carlos Physics Institute. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

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(References retrieved automatically from Web of Science and SciELO through information on FAPESP grants and their corresponding numbers as mentioned in the publications by the authors)

NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.. Structural requirement for PPAR gamma binding revealed by a meta analysis of holo-crystal structures. Biochimie, v. 92, n. 5, p. 499-506, .

DA SILVA, FLAVIA M. C.; DOS SANTOS, JADEMILSON C.; CAMPOS, JESSICA L. O.; MAFUD, ANA CAROLINA; POLIKARPOV, IGOR; FIGUEIRA, ANA CAROLINA M.; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.. Structure-based identification of novel PPAR gamma ligands. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters, v. 23, n. 21, p. 5795-5802, . (10/15376-8)

MALTAROLLO, VINICIUS G.; TOGASHI, MARIE; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.; HONORIO, KATHIA M.. Structure-Based Virtual Screening and Discovery of New PPAR delta/gamma Dual Agonist and PPAR delta and gamma Agonists. PLoS One, v. 10, n. 3, . (11/18981-2, 14/06565-2)

NASCIMENTO‚ A.; CATALANO-DUPUY‚ D.; BERNARDES‚ A.; NETO‚ M.; SANTOS‚ M.; CECCARELLI‚ E.; POLIKARPOV‚ I.. Crystal structures of Leptospira interrogans FAD-containing ferredoxin-NADP+ reductase and its complex with NADP+. BMC STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY, v. 7, n. 1, p. 69, . (06/00182-8)

FLORINDO, RENATA N.; SOUZA, VALQUIRIA P.; MANZINE, LIVIA R.; CAMILO, CESAR M.; MARANA, SANDRO R.; POLIKARPOV, IGOR; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.. Structural and biochemical characterization of a GH3 beta-glucosidase from the probiotic bacteria Bifidobacterium adolescentis. Biochimie, v. 148, p. 107-115, . (14/19439-5, 08/56255-9, 14/06565-2)

SARTORI, GERALDO RODRIGUES; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.. Comparative Analysis of Electrostatic Models for Ligand Docking. FRONTIERS IN MOLECULAR BIOSCIENCES, v. 6, . (15/13684-0, 17/18173-0, 15/26722-8)

FARRO, ERICK GIANCARLO S.; LEITE, ANA ELISA T.; SILVA, ISABELA A.; FILGUEIRAS, JEFFERSON G.; DE AZEVEDO, EDUARDO R.; POLIKARPOV, IGOR; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.. GH43 endo-arabinanase from Bacillus licheniformis: Structure, activity and unexpected synergistic effect on cellulose enzymatic hydrolysis. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, v. 117, p. 7-16, . (14/03768-0, 14/06565-2, 15/13684-0)

MUNIZ, HELOISA DOS SANTOS; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.. Ligand- and receptor-based docking with LiBELa. Journal of Computer-Aided Molecular Design, v. 29, n. 8, p. 713-723, . (14/06565-2)

BARRA, ANGELICA LUANA C.; ULLAH, NAJEEB; MORAO, LUANA G.; WRENGER, CARSTEN; BETZEL, CHRISTIAN; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.. Structural Dynamics and Perspectives of Vitamin B6 Biosynthesis Enzymes in Plasmodium: Advances and Open Questions. FRONTIERS IN CELLULAR AND INFECTION MICROBIOLOGY, v. 11, . (15/26722-8, 20/03983-9, 18/21213-6, 19/20219-3, 15/13684-0, 19/26428-3, 17/03966-4)

DE AZEVEDO, ERIKA CHANG; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.. Energy landscape of the domain movement in Staphylococcus aureus UDP-N-acetylglucosamine 2-epimerase. Journal of Structural Biology, v. 207, n. 2, p. 158-168, . (15/13684-0, 17/18173-0, 15/26722-8)

WATANABE, LEANDRA; DE MOURA, PATRICIA RIBEIRO; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO SILVA; COLAU, DIDIER; DUMOUTIER, LAURE; RENAULD, JEAN-CHRISTOPHE; POLIKARPOV, IGOR. Crystallization and preliminary X-ray diffraction analysis of human IL-22 bound to its soluble decoy receptor IL-22BP. ACTA CRYSTALLOGRAPHICA SECTION F-STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY COMMUNICATIONS, v. 65, n. 2, p. 102-104, . (06/00182-8, 06/01534-5)

KIM, KYOUNG-YUN; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.; GOLUBEV, ALEXANDER M.; POLIKARPOV, IGOR; KIM, CHUNG-SEI; KANG, SU-IL; KIM, SU-IL. Catalytic mechanism of inulinase from Arthrobacter sp. S37. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, v. 371, n. 4, p. 600-605, . (06/00182-8)

NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.; KRAUCHENCO, SANDRA; GOLUBEV, ALEXANDER M.; GUSTCHINA, ALLA; WLODAWER, ALEXANDER; POLIKARPOV, IGOR. Statistical coupling analysis of aspartic proteinases based on crystal structures of the Trichoderma reesei enzyme and its complex with pepstatin A. Journal of Molecular Biology, v. 382, n. 3, p. 763-778, . (99/03387-4)

LIBERATO, MARCELO VIZONA; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.; AYERS, STEVEN D.; LIN, JEAN Z.; CVORO, ALEKSANDRA; SILVEIRA, RODRIGO L.; MARTINEZ, LEANDRO; SOUZA, PAULO C. T.; SAIDEMBERG, DANIEL; DENG, TUO; et al. Medium Chain Fatty Acids Are Selective Peroxisome Proliferator Activated Receptor (PPAR) gamma Activators and Pan-PPAR Partial Agonists. PLoS One, v. 7, n. 5, . (06/00182-8, 06/06831-8)

GOLUBEV, ALEXANDER M.; ROJAS, ADRIANA L.; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.; BLEICHER, LUCAS; KULMINSKAYA, ANNA A.; ENEYSKAYA, ELENA V.; POLIKARPOV, IGOR. Crystallization and Preliminary Crystallographic Analysis of Laminarinase from Rhodothermus marinus: A Case of Pseudomerohedral Twinning. PROTEIN AND PEPTIDE LETTERS, v. 15, n. 10, p. 1142-1144, . (06/00182-8)

VAZ DE LIMA, LUIS ANTONIO C.; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.. MolShaCS: A free and open source tool for ligand similarity identification based on Gaussian descriptors. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY, v. 59, p. 296-303, . (10/15376-8)

MUNIZ, HELOISA S.; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.. Towards a critical evaluation of an empirical and volume-based solvation function for ligand docking. PLoS One, v. 12, n. 3, . (14/06565-2, 10/15376-8)

GODOY, ANDRE SCHUTZER; CAMILO, CESAR MOISES; KADOWAKI, MARCO ANTONIO; MUNIZ, HELOISA DOS S.; SANTO, MELISSA ESPIRITO; MURAKAMI, MARIO TYAGO; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.; POLIKARPOV, IGOR. Crystal structure of beta 1 -> 6-galactosidase from Bifidobacterium bifidum S17: trimeric architecture, molecular determinants of the enzymatic activity and its inhibition by alpha-galactose. FEBS Journal, v. 283, n. 22, p. 4097-4112, . (14/06565-2, 11/05712-3, 08/56255-9, 09/52840-7, 09/05328-9, 11/20505-4)

FLORINDO, RENATA N.; SOUZA, VALQUIRIA P.; MUTTI, HEMILY S.; CAMILO, CESAR; MANZINE, LIVIA REGINA; MARANA, SANDRO R.; POLIKARPOV, IGOR; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.. Structural insights into beta-glucosidase transglycosylation based on biochemical, structural and computational analysis of two GH1 enzymes from Trichoderma harzianum. NEW BIOTECHNOLOGY, v. 40, n. B, p. 218-227, . (14/19439-5, 08/56255-9, 14/06565-2)


SONODA, MILTON T.; GODOY, ANDRE S.; PELLEGRINI, VANESSA O. A.; KADOWAKI, MARCO A. S.; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.; POLIKARPOV, IGOR. Structure and dynamics of Trichoderma harzianum Cel7B suggest molecular architecture adaptations required for a wide spectrum of activities on plant cell wall polysaccharides. BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-GENERAL SUBJECTS, v. 1863, n. 6, p. 1015-1026, . (17/18173-0, 15/13684-0, 14/06565-2)

MINARI, KARINE; DE AZEVEDO, ERIKA CHANG; RODRIGUES KIRALY, VANESSA THOMAZ; HELENO BATISTA, FERNANDA APARECIDA; DE MORAES, FABIO ROGERIO; DE MELO, FERNANDO ALVES; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO SILVA; GAVA, LISANDRA MARQUES; INACIO RAMOS, CARLOS HENRIQUE; BORGES, JULIO CESAR. Thermodynamic analysis of interactions of the Hsp90 with adenosine nucleotides: A comparative perspective. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, v. 130, p. 125-138, . (11/23110-0, 14/07206-6, 17/07335-9, 17/18173-0, 13/25646-0, 09/53989-4, 15/26722-8, 12/50161-8)

DE PAULA, KARINA; SANTOS, JADEMILSON C.; MAFUD, ANA CAROLINA; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.. Tetrazoles as PPAR gamma ligands: A structural and computational investigation. JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR GRAPHICS & MODELLING, v. 106, . (10/15376-8, 20/03983-9, 14/06565-2, 15/26722-8)

BRIGANTI, LORENZO; CAPETTI, CAIO; PELLEGRINI, VANESSA O. A.; GHIO, SILVINA; CAMPOS, ELEONORA; NASCIMENTO, ALESSANDRO S.; POLIKARPOV, IGOR. Structural and molecular dynamics investigations of ligand stabilization via secondary binding site interactions in Paenibacillus xylanivorans GH11 xylanase. COMPUTATIONAL AND STRUCTURAL BIOTECHNOLOGY JOURNAL, v. 19, p. 1557-1566, . (15/13684-0, 15/26722-8, 20/03983-9)

Academic Publications

(References retrieved automatically from State of São Paulo Research Institutions)

CUNHA, João Victor de Souza. Aplicação de Monte Carlo para a geração de ensembles e análise termodinâmica da interação biomolecular. Dissertação (Mestrado) -  Instituto de Física de São Carlos.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  São Carlos.  (14/01751-2

NASCIMENTO, Alessandro Silva. Interações dos receptores nucleares com seus ligantes: Estudos estruturais do receptor de hormônio tireoidiano, do receptor de mineralocorticóide e do receptor ativado por proliferadores peroxissomais. Tese (Doutorado) -  Instituto de Física de São Carlos.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  São Carlos.  (04/08070-9

FARRO, Erick Giancarlo Suclupe. Caracterização estrutural e bioquímica das arabinanases de Bacillus licheniformis. Dissertação (Mestrado) -  Instituto de Física de São Carlos.  Universidade de São Paulo (USP).  São Carlos.  (14/03768-0

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