Melanie Schölzel


Ene reductases in organic synthesis


Area: biocatalysis
Project Start: 1.05.2009
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Thomas J. J. Müller, Prof. Dr. Jörg Pietruszka
University: Duesseldorf


Melanie was a fellow of the CLIB-Graduate Cluster from May 2009 until June 2012. She received her doctorate degree from the Heinrich Heine University in Düsseldorf. Dr. Schölzel now works for a large chemical company in North Rhine-Westphalia.


Pietruszka J, Schölzel M (2012) Ene reductase-catalysed synthesis of (R)-profen derivatives. Adv Synth Catal 354. Accepted 2011

Classen T, Korpak M, Schölzel M, Pietruszka J (2014) Stereoselective Enzyme Cascades: An Efficient Synthesis of Chiral γ-Butyrolactones. ACS Catal. 4: 1321-1331.

Rüthlein E, Classen T, Drobnikar L, Schölzel M, Pietruszka J (2015) Finding the Selectivity Switch - A Rational Approach towards Stereocomplementary Variants of the Ene Reductase YqjM. Adv. Synth. Catal. doi: 10.1002/adsc.201500149

Forschung für Haut und Haar.


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