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Education/Academic qualification

Biochemistry, Doctorate, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia (FCT)

1 Oct 199830 Sep 2002

Biotechnology, Bachelor, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia (FCT)

1 Oct 199330 Jun 1998


  • QD Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Structural Biology
  • Microbial Metal Stress
  • Metalloenzymes
  • Biophysics
  • Denitrification
  • Copper proteins
  • Heme binding proteins
  • Transcriptomics

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Electrons Medicine & Life Sciences
Copper Chemical Compounds
Denitrification Medicine & Life Sciences
Rubredoxins Chemical Compounds
Heme Medicine & Life Sciences
Enzymes Chemical Compounds
Proteins Chemical Compounds
Sulfur Chemical Compounds

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Research Output at NOVA 2001 2019

Reduction of hydrogen peroxide in gram-negative bacteria – bacterial peroxidases

Nóbrega, C. S. & Pauleta, S. R., 1 Jan 2019, Advances in Microbial Physiology. Poole, R. K. (ed.). Academic Press, p. 415-464 50 p. (Advances in Microbial Physiology; vol. 74).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Gram-Negative Bacteria
Hydrogen Peroxide
4 Citations (Scopus)

Source and reduction of nitrous oxide

Pauleta, S. R., Carepo, M. S. P. & Moura, I., 15 May 2019, In : Coordination Chemistry Reviews. 387, p. 436-449 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

nitrous oxides
Nitrous Oxide
Chemical activation

The bacterial MrpORP is a novel Mrp/NBP35 protein involved in iron-sulfur biogenesis

Pardoux, R., Fiévet, A., Carreira, C., Brochier-Armanet, C., Valette, O., Dermoun, Z., Py, B., Dolla, A., Pauleta, S. R. & Aubert, C., 1 Dec 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 712.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
N-Glycosyl Hydrolases
Protein S
Marinobacter hydrocarbonoclasticus
Gene expression

A Bird's Eye View of Denitrification in Relation to the Nitrogen Cycle

Moura, I., Maia, L. B., Pauleta, S. R. & Moura, J. J. G., 2017, Metalloenzymes in Denitrification: Applications and Environmental Impacts. 9 ed. Royal Society of Chemistry, Vol. January. p. 1-10 10 p. (RSC Metallobiology; vol. 2017-January, no. 9).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Nitrogen Cycle