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Levisson, Mark (author), Patinios, Constantinos (author), Hein, Sascha (author), Daran, J.G. (author), Martens, Stefan (author), Hall, Robert D. (author), Beekwilder, Jules (author)
Background: Anthocyanins are polyphenolic pigments which provide pink to blue colours in fruits and flowers. There is an increasing demand for anthocyanins, as food colorants and as health-promoting substances. Plant production of anthocyanins is often seasonal and cannot always meet demand due to low productivity and the complexity of the...
journal article 2018
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Brickwedde, A. (author), Brouwers, N. (author), van den Broek, M.A. (author), Fraiture, J.L. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Daran, J.G. (author)
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journal article 2018
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Gonzalez Ramos, D. (author), Gorter de Vries, A.R. (author), Grijseels, Sietske S. (author), Swinnen, Steve (author), van den Broek, M.A. (author), Nevoigt, Elke (author), Daran, J.G. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), van Maris, A.J.A. (author)
Background: Acetic acid, released during hydrolysis of lignocellulosic feedstocks for second generation bioethanol production, inhibits yeast growth and alcoholic fermentation. Yeast biomass generated in a propagation step that precedes ethanol production should therefore express a high and constitutive level of acetic acid tolerance before...
journal article 2016
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Milne, N.S.W. (author), Wahl, S.A. (author), Van Maris, A.J.A. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Daran, J.M. (author)
It is theoretically possible to engineer Saccharomyces cerevisiae strains in which isobutanol is the predominant catabolic product and high-yielding isobutanol-producing strains are already reported by industry. Conversely, isobutanol yields of engineered S. cerevisiae strains reported in the scientific literature typically remain far below 10%...
journal article 2016
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Milne, N. (author), Van Maris, A.J.A. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Daran, J.M. (author)
Background: Decarboxylation of ?-ketoisovalerate to isobutyraldehyde is a key reaction in metabolic engineering of Saccharomyces cerevisiae for isobutanol production with published studies relying on overexpression of either the native ARO10 gene or of the Lactococcus lactis kivD decarboxylase gene resulting in low enzymatic activities. Here, we...
journal article 2015
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Daran, J.G. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Romagnoli, G. (author)
The invention relates to a nucleic acid molecule encoding a novel selection marker. Said marker is a guanidinobutyrase from Kluyveromyces lactis, which, when expressed in Saccharomyces, allows the growth of the yeast in the presence of guanidinobutyrate as the sole nitrogen source. Said marker can be used in a method for producing a...
patent 2015
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Zhang, J. (author), Ten Pierick, A. (author), Van Rossum, H.M. (author), Maleki Seifar, R. (author), Daran, J.G. (author), Heijnen, J.J. (author), Wahl, S.A. (author)
Eukaryotic metabolism is organised in complex networks of enzyme catalysed reactions which are distributed over different organelles. To quantify the compartmentalised reactions, quantitative measurements of relevant physiological variables in different compartments are needed, especially of cofactors. NADP(H) are critical components in cellular...
journal article 2015
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Van den Broek, M. (author), Bolat, I. (author), Nijkamp, J.F. (author), Ramos, E. (author), Luttik, M.A.H. (author), Koopman, F. (author), Geertman, J.M. (author), De Ridder, D. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Daran, J.M. (author)
Lager brewing strains of Saccharomyces pastorianus are natural interspecific hybrids originating from the spontaneous hybridization of Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Saccharomyces eubayanus. Over the past 500 years, S. pastorianus has been domesticated to become one of the most important industrial microorganisms. Production of lager-type beers...
journal article 2015
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Daran, J.G. (author), Geertman, J.M. (author), Bolat, I. (author)
The invention relates to a set of targeting constructs, comprising a first construct comprising a recognition site for an endonuclease, a first region of homology with a target gene of a microorganism, and a first part of a selection marker, and a second construct comprising a second part of the selection marker, a second region of homology with...
patent 2015
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Milne, N. (author), Luttik, M.A.H. (author), Cueto Rojas, H.F. (author), Wahl, A. (author), Van Maris, A.J.A. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Daran, J.G. (author)
In microbial processes for production of proteins, biomass and nitrogen-containing commodity chemicals, ATP requirements for nitrogen assimilation affect product yields on the energy producing substrate. In Saccharomyces cerevisiae, a current host for heterologous protein production and potential platform for production of nitrogen-containing...
journal article 2015
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Solis-Escalante, D. (author), Kuijpers, N.G.A. (author), Barrajon-Simancas, N. (author), Van den Broek, M. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Daran, J.M. (author), Daran-Lapujade, P. (author)
As a result of ancestral whole-genome and small-scale duplication events, the genomes of Saccharomyces cerevisiae and many eukaryotes still contain a substantial fraction of duplicated genes. In all investigated organisms, metabolic pathways, and more particularly glycolysis, are specifically enriched for functionally redundant paralogs. In...
journal article 2015
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Mans, R. (author), Van Rossum, H.M. (author), Wijsman, M. (author), Backx, A. (author), Kuijpers, N.G.A. (author), van den Broek, M. (author), Daran-Lapujade, P.A.S. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Van Maris, A.J.A. (author), Daran, J.G. (author)
A variety of techniques for strain engineering in Saccharomyces cerevisiae have recently been developed. However, especially when multiple genetic manipulations are required, strain construction is still a time-consuming process. This study describes new CRISPR/Cas9-based approaches for easy, fast strain construction in yeast and explores their...
journal article 2015
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Kozak, B.U. (author), Van Rossum, H.M. (author), Luttik, M.A.H. (author), Akeroyd, M. (author), Benjamin, K.R. (author), Wu, L. (author), De Vries, S. (author), Daran, J.M. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Van Maris, A.J.A. (author)
The energetic (ATP) cost of biochemical pathways critically determines the maximum yield of metabolites of vital or commercial relevance. Cytosolic acetyl coenzyme A (acetyl-CoA) is a key precursor for biosynthesis in eukaryotes and for many industrially relevant product pathways that have been introduced into Saccharomyces cerevisiae, such as...
journal article 2014
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Kozak, B.U. (author), Van Rossum, M.H. (author), Luttik, M.A. (author), Akeroyd, M. (author), Benjamin, K.R. (author), Wu, L. (author), De Vries, S. (author), Daran, J.M. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Van Maris, A.J.A. (author)
The energetic (ATP) cost of biochemical pathways critically determines the maximum yield of metabolites of vital or commercial relevance. Cytosolic acetyl coenzyme A (acetyl-CoA) is a key precursor for biosynthesis in eukaryotes and for many industrially relevant product pathways that have been introduced into Saccharomyces cerevisiae, such as...
journal article 2014
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De Kok, S. (author), Marques, W.L. (author), Mans, R. (author), Yilmaz, D. (author), Suir, E. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Gombert, A.K. (author), Daran, J.M. (author), Van Maris, A.J.A. (author)
journal article 2014
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Romagnoli, G. (author), Verhoeven, M.D. (author), Mans, R. (author), Fleury Rey, Y. (author), Bel-Rhlid, R. (author), Van den Broek, M. (author), Maleki Seifar, R. (author), Ten Pierick, A. (author), Thompson, M. (author), Müller, V. (author), Wahl, S.A. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Daran, J.M. (author)
Most available knowledge on fungal arginine metabolism is derived from studies on Saccharomyces cerevisiae, in which arginine catabolism is initiated by releasing urea via the arginase reaction. Orthologues of the S. cerevisiae genes encoding the first three enzymes in the arginase pathway were cloned from Kluyveromyces lactis and shown to...
journal article 2014
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Bajaj, I. (author), Veiga, T. (author), Van Dissel, D. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Daran, J.M. (author)
Background Microbial gene expression is strongly influenced by environmental growth conditions. Comparison of gene expression under different conditions is frequently used for functional analysis and to unravel regulatory networks, however, gene expression responses to co-cultivation with other microorganisms, a common occurrence in nature, is...
journal article 2014
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Kozak, B.U. (author), Van Rossum, H.M. (author), Benjamin, K.R. (author), Wu, L. (author), Daran, J.G. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Van Maris, A.J.A. (author)
Cytosolic acetyl-coenzyme A is a precursor for many biotechnologically relevant compounds produced by Saccharomyces cerevisiae. In this yeast, cytosolic acetyl-CoA synthesis and growth strictly depend on expression of either the Acs1 or Acs2 isoenzyme of acetyl-CoA synthetase (ACS). Since hydrolysis of ATP to AMP and pyrophosphate in the ACS...
journal article 2013
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Oud, B. (author), Guadalupe-Medina, V. (author), Nijkamp, J.F. (author), De Ridder, D. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Van Maris, A.J.A. (author), Daran, J.G. (author)
Laboratory evolution of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae in bioreactor batch cultures yielded variants that grow as multicellular, fast-sedimenting clusters. Knowledge of the molecular basis of this phenomenon may contribute to the understanding of natural evolution of multicellularity and to manipulating cell sedimentation in laboratory and...
journal article 2013
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Kuijpers, N.G.A. (author), Chroumpi, S. (author), Vos, T. (author), Solis-Escalante, D. (author), Bosman, D. (author), Pronk, J.T. (author), Daran, J.G. (author), Daran-Lapujade, P.A.S. (author)
In vivo assembly of overlapping fragments by homologous recombination in Saccharomyces cerevisiae is a powerful method to engineer large DNA constructs. Whereas most in vivo assembly methods reported to date result in circular vectors, stable integrated constructs are often preferred for metabolic engineering as they are required for large-scale...
journal article 2013
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