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Institute of Technical Biocatalysis

Publications of Dr. Selin Kara


Type Year
Publications in journals 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
Book Chapters 2013, 2010
Reviews 2014, 2011
Conference Papers 2014, 2009

Publications in journals

2016

  • A. Bornadel, R. Hatti-Kaul, F. Hollmann, S. Kara
    Enhancing the productivity of the bi-enzymatic convergent cascade for epsilon-caprolactone synthesis through design of experiments and a biphasic system
    Tetrahedron (2016)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2015.11.054

2015

  • A. Bornadel, R. Hatti-Kaul, F. Hollmann, S. Kara
    A bi-enzymatic convergent cascade for epsilon-caprolactone sysnthesis employing 1,6-hexanediol as a "double-smart cosubstrate"
    ChemCatChem 7 (2015) 2442-2445
    DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201500511
  • S. Kara, J.H. Schrittwieser, S. Gargiulo, Y. Ni, H. Yanase, D.J.Opperman, W.J.H. van Berkel, I.W.C.E. Arends, F. Hollmann
    Complete enzymatic oxidation of methanol to carbon dioxide: Towards more eco-efficient regeneration systems for reduced nicotinamide cofactors
    Advanced Sysnthesis & Catalysis 357 (2015) 1687-1691
    DOI: 10.1002/adsc.201500173
  • R. Zuhse, C. Leggewie, F. Hollmann, S. Kara
    Scaling-up of "smart cosubtrate" 1,4-butanediol promoted asymmetric reduction of ethyl-4,4,4-trifluoroacetoacetate in organic media
    Organic Process Research & Development 19 (2015) 369-372
    DOI: 10.1021/op500374x
  • M. Berheide, S. Kara, A. Liese
    Reversibility of asymmetric catalyzed C-C bond formation by benzoylformate decarboxylase
    Catalysis Science & Technology 5 (2015) 2418-2426
    DOI: 10.1039/C4CY00171K
  • A. Petrenz, P. Dominguez de María, A. Ramanathan, U. Hanefeld, M.B. Ansorge-Schumacher, S. Kara
    Medium and reaction engineering for the establishment of a chemo-enzymatic dynamic kinetic resolution of rac-benzoin in batch and continuous mode
    Journal of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic 14 (2015) 42-49
    DOI: 10.1016/j.molcatb.2014.10.011

2014

  • S. Kochius. Y. Ni, S. Kara, S. Gargiulo, J. Schrader, D. Holtmann, F. Hollmann
    Light-accelerated biocatalysic oxidation of reactions
    ChemPlusChem 79 (2014) 1554-1557
    DOI: 10.1002/cplu.201402152
  • S. Kara, D. Spickermann, A. Weckbecker, C. Leggewie, I.W.C.E. Arends, F. Hollmann
    Bioreductions catalyzed by an alcohol dehydrogenase in non-aqueous media
    ChemCatChem 6 (2014) 973-976
    DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201300841
  • S. Bisagni, B. Summers, S. Kara, R. Hatti-Kaul, G. Grogan, G. Mamo, F. Hollmann
    Exploring the substrate specificity and enantioselectivity of a Baeyer-Villiger monooxygenase from Dietzia sp. D5: oxidation of sulfides and aldehydes
    Topics in Catalysis 57 (2014) 366-375
    DOI: 10.1007/s11244-013-0192-1
  • D. Spickermann, S. Kara, I. Barackov, F. Hollmann, U. Schwaneberg, P. Dünkelmann, C. Leggewie
    Enzyme stabilization by additives under industrial relevant reaction conditions
    Journal of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic 103 (2014) 24-28
    DOI: 10.1006/j.molcatb.2013.11.015

2013

  • S. Kara, D. Spickermann, J.H. Schrittwieser, A. Weckbecker, C. Leggewie, I.W.C.E. Arends, F. Hollmann
    Access to achiral/chiral lactones by Horse Liver Alcohol Dehydrogenase-catalyzed oxidation in two-liquid phase systems
    ACS Catalysis 3 (2013) 2436-2439
    DOI: 10.1021/cs400535c
  • J.H. Schrittwieser, F. Coccia, S. Kara, B. Grischek, W. Kroutil, N. d'Alessandro, F. Hollmann
    One-pot combination of enzyme and Pd nanoparticle catalysis for the synthesis of enantiomerically pure 1,2-amino alcohols
    Green Chemistry 15 (2013) 3318-3331
    DOI: 10.1039/C3GC41666F
  • S. Kara, D. Spickermann, J.H. Schrittwieser, C. Leggewie, W.J.H. van Berkel, I.W.C.E. Arends, F. Hollmann
    More effecient redox biocatalysis by utilising 1,4-butanediol as a "smart cosubstrate"
    Green Chemistry 15 (2013) 330-335
    DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201300205
  • P. Könst, S. Kara, S. Kochius, D. Holtmann, I.W.C.E. Arends, R. Ludwig, F. Hollmann
    Expanding the scope of laccase-mediator systems
    ChemCatChem 5 (2013) 3027-3032
    DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201300205

2012

  • P. Könst, H. Merkens, S. Kara, S. Kochius, A. Vogel, R. Zuhse, D. Holtmann, I.W.C.E. Arends, F. Hollmann
    Enantioselective oxidation of aldehydes catalyzed by alcohol
    Angewandte Chemie (Int. Ed.) 51 (2012) 9914-9917
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201203219

2011

  • S. Kara, W.S. Long, M. Berheide, S. Peper, B. Niemeyer, A. Liese
    Influence of reaction conditions on the enantioselectivity of biocatalyzed C-C bond formations under high pressure conditions
    Journal of Biotechnology 152 (2011) 87-92
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2011.01.020
  • S. Peper, S. Kara, W.S. Long, A. Liese, B. Niemeyer
    Immobilization and characterization of benzoylformate decarboxylase from Pseudomonas putida on spherical silica
    Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering 34 (2011) 671-680
    DOI: 10.1007/s00449-011-0516-0

2010

  • S. Kara, F. Anton, D. Soelle, M. Neumann, B. Hitzmann, T. Scheper, A. Liese
    Fluorescence spectroscopy as a novel method for online analysis of biocatalytic C-C bond formations
    Journal of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic 66 (2011) 124-129
    DOI: 10.1016/j.molcatb.2010.04.006
  • M. Berheide, S. Peper, S. Kara, W.S. Long, S. Schenkel, B. Niemeyer, M. Pohl, A. Liese
    Influence of the hydrostatic pressure and pH on the asymmetric 2-hydroxy ketone formation catalyzed by Pseudomonas putida benzoylformate decarboxylase and variants thereof
    Biotechnology and Bioengineering 106 (2010) 18-26
    DOI: 10.1002/bit.22650

Book Chapters

2013

  • S. Kara, J.H. Schrittwieser and F. Hollmann
    Strategies for cofactor regeneration in biocatalyzed reductions
    In: Synthetic Methods for Biologically Active Molecules: Expliting the Potential of Bioreductions
    (Brenna, E. eds), pp. 209-238, Wiley-Blackwell, 2013
    Print ISBN: 9783527333875, Online ISBN: 9783527665785
    DOI: 10.1002/9783527665785.ch08

2010

  • S. Kara and A. Liese
    Enzymatic C-C bond formation, asymmetric
    In: Enzyclopedia of Industrial Biotechnology. Bioprocess, Bioseparation and Cell Technology
    (Flickinger, M.C. eds.), 3, pp. 2034-2049, Wiley-VCH, 2010
    ISBN-10: 0-471-79930-0, ISBN-13: 978-0-471-79930-6

Reviews

2014

  • F. Hollmann and S. Kara
    Biokatalyse in unkonventionellen Reaktionsmedien
    Biospektrum 01 (2014) 100-102
  • S. Kara, J.H. Schrittwieser, F. Hollmann, M.B. Ansorge-Schumacher
    Recent trends and novel concepts in cofactor-dependent biotransformations
    Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 98 (2014) 1517-1529
    DOI: 10.1007/s00253-013-5441-5

2011

  • S. Kara, J.J. Mueller, A. Liese
    Online analysis methods for monitoring of bioprocesses
    Chimicaoggi-Chemistry TODAY 29 (2011) 38-41

Conference Papers

2014

  • A. Petrenz, A. Ramanathan, P. Dominguez de María, U. Hanefeld, S. Kara, M.B. Ansorge-Schumacher
    Chemo-enzymatische heterogenkatalysierte Eintopfsynthese von enantiomerenreinem Benzoin
    Chemie Ingenieur Technik 86 (9) (2014) 1488
    DOI: 10.1002/cite.201450093

2009

  • S. Kara
    Fluoreszenzspektroskopie als neue Methode für die Online-Analyse biokatalytischer C-C-Knüpfungsreaktionen
    Chemie Ingenieur Technik 82 (9) (2009) 1528-1529
    DOI: 10.1002/cite.201050071
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News

New PhD position at ITB. Topic: Experimental and theoretical processing of biocatalytic cascade reactions.

New PhD position at ITB.

Topic: Experimental and theoretical processing of biocatalytic cascade reactions.

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Edgar Gamero joins the ITB for his Master Thesis. Welcome!

Edgar Gamero joins the ITB for his Master Thesis. Welcome!

Edgar will work in the topic "Etablierung einer Hochzelldichtefermentation und eines Aktivitätstest zur Oxidation von Alkanen".

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Dr. Martina Schedler has succesfully completed her PhD!

Martina Schedler has succesfully completed her PhD "Microbial degradation of crude oil at high pressure".

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Aparna Nair joins the ITB for her Master's Project Work. Welcome!
Aparna Nair joins the ITB for her Master's Project Work. Welcome!

Aparna will work in the topic "Optimization of crude oil fractionation procedures for biodegradation analysis at high pressure conditions".

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