Faculdade

Departamento

José João Galhardas de Moura

Retired Full Professor
Secção de Bioquímica e Biofísica
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Research Interests

Bioinorganic Chemistry 

Main Publications

THE TETRANUCLEAR COPPER ACTIVE SITE OF NITROUS OXIDE REDUCTASE: THE CUZ CENTER.
Dell'Acqua S, Pauleta SR, Moura I, Moura JJ.
J Biol Inorg Chem. 2011 Feb;16(2):183-94.
Nitrite reduction by xanthine oxidase family enzymes: a new class of nitrite reductases.
Maia LB, Moura JJ.
J Biol Inorg Chem. 2011 Mar;16(3):443-60.

AN NMR STRUCTURAL STUDY OF NICKEL-SUBSTITUTED RUBREDOXIN.
Goodfellow BJ, Duarte IC, Macedo AL, Volkman BF, Nunes SG, Moura I, Markley JL, Moura JJ.
J Biol Inorg Chem. 2010 Mar;15(3):409-20. Epub 2009 Dec 8.

AN NMR STRUCTURAL STUDY OF NICKEL SUBSTITUTED RUBREDOXIN
Iven Duartea, Anjos L Macedob, José J G Mourab, Brian F Volkmanc, Sofia G Nunesd, I Mourab, John L Markleye, and Brian J Goodfellowa
J.Biol.Inorg.Chem.15,409-420.(2010)

CRYSTAL STRUCTURE OF THE ZINC-, COBALT-, AND IRON-CONTAINING ADENYLATE KINASE FROM DESULFOVIBRIO GIGAS: A NOVEL METAL-CONTAINING ADENYLATE KINASE FROM GRAM-NEGATIVE BACTERIA.
Mukhopadhyay A, Kladova AV, Bursakov SA, Gavel OY, Calvete JJ, Shnyrov VL, Moura I, Moura JJ, Romão MJ, Trincão J.
J Biol Inorg Chem. 16, 51-61 (2011)

THE TETRANUCLEAR COPPER ACTIVE SITE OF NITROUS OXIDE REDUCTASE – THE CUZ CENTRE
Dell’Acqua, S.,Pauleta, S.R., Moura, I. and Moura, J.J.G.
J.Biol.Inorg.Chem. 16, 183-94 (2011)

THE 1.5 Å STRUCTURE OF CUPRIAVIDUS NECATOR NITRATE REDUCTASE:
CRYSTALS OBTAINED WITH IONIC LIQUIDS PROVIDE INSIGHT ON THE PARTIALLY REDUCED CATALYTIC SITE
C. Coelho, P. J. González, J.J.G. Moura, I. Moura, J. Trincão and M. J.Romão
J.Mol.Biol.(2011) in press

THE MECHANISM OF FORMATE OXIDATION BY METAL-DEPENDENT FORMATE DEHYDROGENASES
Mota, C.S., Rivas, M.G., Brondino, C.D., Moura, I., Moura, J.J.G., González, P.J., Cerqueira, N.M.F.S.A.
J.Am. Chem.Soc. (2011) in press