Projects and Partners


  • Protein engineering of a human acyltransferases (postdoc stipend to C. Badenhorst by AvH)
  • Application of transaminases in flow chemistry (financed by the BMBF).
  • Exploring the regioselectivity of Baeyer-Villiger monooxygenases (stipend to K. Balke from the DBU).
  • Investigation of structure-function relationships in the PLP-superfamily of transaminases (funded by the DFG)
  • Studies on novel Baeyer-Villiger monooxygenases (stipend to A. Beier funded by the county MV).
  • Development of improved lipases by protein engineering (COSMOS), funded by the EU.
  • Influence of dioxygen on membrane bound P450-monooxygenases (funded by the DFG, RTG1947).
  • Functional analysis of carbohydrate active enzymes (funded by the DFGFOR2406)
  • Directed evolution of enzymes, International Training Network (ES-CAT) funded by the EU.
  • Several undisclosed projects with industrial partners.