Karine Auclair

Research Interests

  • Medicinal chemistry, enzymology, biocatalysis, mechano-enzymology, and enzymatic reactions in moist-solid mixtures

Current Research Projects

  • Pantothenamide-mimicking compounds as new antibacterial or antiplasmodial agents
  • Inhibition of bacterial itaconate degradation as a new strategy to treat infections without antibiotics
  • Enzymatic reactions in moist-solid reaction mixtures and its application biocatalysis (e.g. in plastic recycling, CO2 capture, etc)
  • Mechanistic studies of P450 enzymes and their redox partners

Tools and Expertises

  •  Organic synthesis, medicinal chemistry, enzymology, inhibition, biocatalysis, and microbiology

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