Peter Richard

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1990 …2020

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Research Output

2020

Pre-feasibility analysis of the production of mucic acid from orange peel waste under the biorefinery concept

Ortiz-Sanchez, M., Solarte-Toro, J. C., González-Aguirre, J. A., Peltonen, K. E., Richard, P. & Cardona Alzate, C. A., 15 Sep 2020, In : Biochemical Engineering Journal. 161, 107680.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2019

Development of microtiter plate scale CRISPR/Cas9 transformation method for Aspergillus niger based on in vitro assembled ribonucleoprotein complexes

Kuivanen, J., Korja, V., Holmström, S. & Richard, P., 15 Mar 2019, In : Fungal Biology and Biotechnology. 6, 3, 12 p., 3.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
8 Citations (Scopus)

Microbial hexuronate catabolism in biotechnology

Kuivanen, J., Biz, A. & Richard, P., 2019, In : AMB Express. 9, 1, 11 p., 16.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
10 Citations (Scopus)
2018

NADPH-dependent 5-keto-D-gluconate reductase is a part of the fungal pathway for D-glucuronate catabolism

Kuivanen, J. & Richard, P., 1 Jan 2018, In : FEBS Letters. 592, 1, p. 71-77 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Clustered genes encoding 2-keto-L-gulonate reductase and L-idonate 5-dehydrogenase in the novel fungal D-glucuronic acid pathway

Kuivanen, J., Arvas, M. & Richard, P., 2017, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 8, FEB, 10 p., 225.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
12 Citations (Scopus)

Conversion of citric pectin into D-galacturonic acid with high substrate loading using a fermented solid with pectinolytic activity

Leh, D. S., Biz, A., de Paula, D. H. F., Richard, P., Gonçalves, A. G., Noseda, M. D., Mitchell, D. A. & Kriegera, N., 2017, In : Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology. 11, p. 214-219 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)
2016

A novel pathway for fungal D-glucuronate catabolism contains an L-idonate forming 2-keto-L-gulonate reductase

Kuivanen, J., Sugai-Guérios, M. H., Arvas, M. & Richard, P., 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 26329.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
14 Citations (Scopus)

Engineering a filamentous fungus for l-rhamnose extraction

Kuivanen, J. & Richard, P., 2016, In : AMB Express. 6, 27

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Engineering Aspergillus niger for galactaric acid production: elimination of galactaric acid catabolism by using RNA sequencing and CRISPR/Cas9

Kuivanen, J., Wang, J. & Richard, P., 2016, In : Microbial Cell Factories. 15, 210.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
51 Citations (Scopus)

The introduction of the fungal D-galacturonate pathway enables the consumption of D-galacturonic acid by Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Biz, A., Sugai-Guérios, M. H., Kuivanen, J., Maaheimo, H., Krieger, N., Mitchell, D. A. & Richard, P., 2016, In : Microbial Cell Factories. 15, 144

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
10 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Metabolic engineering of the fungal D-galacturonate pathway for L-ascorbic acid production

Kuivanen, J., Richard, P. & Penttilä, M., 2015, In : Microbial Cell Factories. 14, 9 p., 2.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
21 Citations (Scopus)

Overexpression of PAD1 and FDC1 results in significant cinnamic acid decarboxylase activity in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Richard, P., Viljanen, K. & Penttilä, M., 2015, In : AMB Express. 5, 12, 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
25 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Categorisation of sugar acid dehydratases in Aspergillus niger

Motter, F. A., Kuivanen, J., Keränen, H., Hilditch, S., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 1 Mar 2014, In : Fungal Genetics and Biology. 64, p. 67-72 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Conversion of orange peel to L-galactonic acid in a consolidated process using engineered strains of Aspergillus niger

Kuivanen, J., Dantas, H., Mojzita, D., Mallmann, E., Biz, A., Krieger, N., Mitchell, D. & Richard, P., 2014, In : AMB Express. 4, 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
16 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of C-Terminal Protein Tags on Pentitol and l-Arabinose Transport by Ambrosiozyma monospora Lat1 and Lat2 Transporters in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Londesborough, J., Richard, P., Valkonen, M. & Viljanen, K., 2014, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 80, 9, p. 2737-2745

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Pectinase activity determination: An early deceleration in the release of reducing sugars throws a spanner in the works!

Biz, A., Farias, F. C., Motter, F. A., De Paula, D. H., Richard, P., Krieger, N. & Mitchell, D. A., 2014, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 10, e109529.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
26 Citations (Scopus)

Purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray diffraction analysis of a novel keto-deoxy-D-galactarate (KDG) dehydratase from Agrobacterium tumefaciens

Taberman, H., Andberg, M., Parkkinen, T., Richard, P., Hakulinen, N., Koivula, A. & Rouvinen, J., 2014, In : Acta Crystallographica Section F: Structural Biology Communications. 70, p. 49-52 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

The industrial potential of bio-based glycolic acid and polyglycolic acid: Short survey

Gädda, T. M., Pirttimaa, M. M., Koivistoinen, O., Richard, P., Penttilä, M. & Harlin, A., 1 Jan 2014, In : Appita Journal. 67, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

The yjjN of E. coli codes for an l-galactonate dehydrogenase and can be used for quantification of l-galactonate and l-gulonate

Kuivanen, J. & Richard, P., 2014, In : Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 173, 7, p. 1829-1835 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)
2013

A novel L-xylulose reductase essential for L-arabinose catabolism in Trichoderma reesei

Metz, B., Mojzita, D., Herold, S., Kubicek, C. P., Richard, P. & Seiboth, B., 2013, In : Biochemistry. 52, 14, p. 2453-2460 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

12 Citations (Scopus)

Glycolic acid production in the engineered yeasts Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Kluyveromyces lactis

Koivistoinen, O. M., Kuivanen, J., Barth, D., Turkia, H., Pitkänen, J. P., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 23 Sep 2013, In : Microbial Cell Factories. 12, 1, 82.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
62 Citations (Scopus)

Identification and characterization of enzymes involved in the oxidative D-galacturonic acid pathway

Koivula, A., Andberg, M., Maaheimo, H., Boer, H., Mojzita, D., Wiebe, M., Richard, P., Parkkinen, T., Taberman, H., Rouvinen, J. & Penttilä, M., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientific

2012

Characterisation of the gene cluster for l-rhamnose catabolism in the yeast Scheffersomyces (Pichia) stipitis

Koivistoinen, O. M., Arvas, M., Headman, J. R., Andberg, M., Penttilä, M., Jeffries, T. W. & Richard, P., 15 Jan 2012, In : Gene. 492, 1, p. 177-185 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

15 Citations (Scopus)
24 Citations (Scopus)

Engineering filamentous fungi for conversion of d-galacturonic acid to L-galactonic acid

Kuivanen, J., Mojzita, D., Wang, Y., Hilditch, S., Penttilä, M., Richard, P. & Wiebe, M. G., 1 Dec 2012, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 78, 24, p. 8676-8683

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
37 Citations (Scopus)

Engineering Saccharomyces cerevisiae for production of glycolic acid

Koivistoinen, O., Kuivanen, J., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference PosterScientific

17 Citations (Scopus)

L-xylo-3-hexulose reductase is the missing link in the oxidoreductive pathway for D-galactose catabolism in filamentous fungi

Mojzita, D., Herold, S., Metz, B., Seiboth, B. & Richard, P., 2012, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 287, 31, p. 26010-26018 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

17 Citations (Scopus)

Sorbitol dehydrogenase of Aspergillus niger, SdhA, is part of the oxido-reductive d-galactose pathway and essential for d-sorbitol catabolism

Koivistoinen, O. M., Richard, P., Penttilä, M., Ruohonen, L. & Mojzita, D., 17 Feb 2012, In : FEBS Letters. 586, 4, p. 378-383 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

15 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Cloning of two genes (LAT1,2) encoding specific l-arabinose transporters of the l-arabinose fermenting yeast ambrosiozyma monospora

Verho, R., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 1 Jul 2011, In : Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 164, 5, p. 604-611 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

21 Citations (Scopus)

Oxido-reductive metabolism of L-arabinose and D-galactose in filamentous fungi: Metabolic crosstalk versus specific enzymes

Mojzita, D., Koivistoinen, O., Vuoristo, K., Ruohonen, L., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 2011, 26th Fungal Genetics Conference: Program and Abstracts. 328. (Fungal Genetics Reports; No. Supplement, Vol. 58).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Open Access

Sorbitol dehydrogenase as a part of Aspergillus niger D-galactose catabolism

Koivistoinen, O., Richard, P., Penttilä, M. & Mojzita, D., 2011, 26th Fungal Genetics Conference at Asilomar March 15-20, 2011. Genetics Society of America, p. 204 359. (Fungal Genetics Reports; No. Supplement, Vol. 58).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Open Access

The additional D-galacturonate reductase genes in Aspergillus niger and Hypocrea jecorina

Kuivanen, J., Hilditch, S., Mojzita, D., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 2011, 26th Fungal Genetics Conference at Asilomar March 15-20, 2011. Genetics Society of America, p. 205 362. (Fungal Genetics Reports; No. Supplement, Vol. 58).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

2010

Engineering D-galacturonic acid catabolism in mold

Richard, P., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

Identification in Agrobacterium tumefaciens of the D-galacturonic acid dehydrogenase gene

Boer, H., Maaheimo, H., Koivula, A., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 1 Apr 2010, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 86, 3, p. 901-909

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

37 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of an L-arabinose reductase gene in Aspergillus niger and its role in L-arabinose catabolism

Mojzita, D., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 30 Jul 2010, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 285, 31, p. 23622-23628 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

33 Citations (Scopus)

Metabolie engineering of fungal strains for conversion of D-galacturonate to meso-Galactarate

Mojzita, D., Wiebe, M., Hilditch, S., Boer, H., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 1 Jan 2010, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 76, 1, p. 169-175

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

53 Citations (Scopus)

Saccharomyces cerevisiae engineered to produce D-xylonate

Toivari, M. H., Ruohonen, L., Richard, P., Penttilä, M. & Wiebe, M. G., 1 Oct 2010, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 88, 3, p. 751-760

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

41 Citations (Scopus)

Saccharomyces cerevisiae engineered to produce D-xylonate

Toivari, M., Ruohonen, L., Richard, P., Penttilä, M. & Wiebe, M., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

The 'true' l-xylulose reductase of filamentous fungi identified in Aspergillus niger

Mojzita, D., Vuoristo, K., Koivistoinen, O. M., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 1 Aug 2010, In : FEBS Letters. 584, 16, p. 3540-3544

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

24 Citations (Scopus)
2009

d-Galacturonic acid catabolism in microorganisms and its biotechnological relevance

Richard, P. & Hilditch, S., 2009, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 82, 4, p. 597-604 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

87 Citations (Scopus)

The gene cluster containing four genes of the pathway for L-rhamnose catabolism in the yeast Pichia stipitis

Koivistoinen, O., Arvas, M., Hilditch, S., Petrich, A., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 2009, In : Yeast. 26, S1, p. 127

Research output: Contribution to journalOther journal contributionScientificpeer-review

Open Access
2008

Identification in the yeast Pichia stipitis of the first L-rhamnose-1-dehydrogenase gene

Koivistoinen, O. M., Hilditch, S., Voutilainen, S. P., Boer, H., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 1 May 2008, In : FEBS Journal. 275, 10, p. 2482-2488

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
13 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Identification in the mould Hypocrea jecorina of a gene encoding an NADP+: D-xylose dehydrogenase

Berghäll, S., Hilditch, S., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 1 Dec 2007, In : FEMS Microbiology Letters. 277, 2, p. 249-253

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
24 Citations (Scopus)

Metabolic engineering of Saccharomyces cerevisiae for conversion of D-glucose to xylitol and other five-carbon sugars and sugar alcohols

Toivari, M. H., Ruohonen, L., Miasnikov, A. N., Richard, P. & Penttilä, M., 1 Sep 2007, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 73, 17, p. 5471-5476

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

25 Citations (Scopus)

Production of xylitol and other five-carbon sugars and sugar alcohols from D-glucose with Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Toivari, M., Miasnikov, A. N., Richard, P., Ruohonen, L. & Penttilä, M., 2007, 3rd European Federation of Biotechnology Conference : Physiology of Yeasts and Filamentous Fungi PYFF3 . Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 156 P98. (VTT Symposium; No. 245).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Open Access

The fungal path for D-galacturonate catabolism

Hilditch, S., Berghäll, S., Liepins, J., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 2007, 3rd European Federation of Biotechnology Conference : Physiology of Yeasts and Filamentous Fungi PYFF3. Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 123 P69. (VTT Symposium; No. 245).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Open Access

The missing link in the fungal D-galacturonate pathway: Identification of the L-threo-3-deoxy-hexulosonate aldolase

Hilditch, S., Berghäll, S., Kalkkinen, N., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 7 Sep 2007, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 282, 36, p. 26195-26201 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

36 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Enzymes for the NADPH-dependent reduction of dihydroxyacetone and D-glyceraldehyde and L-glyceraldehyde in the mould Hypocrea jecorina

Liepins, J., Kuorelahti, S., Penttilä, M. & Richard, P., 1 Sep 2006, In : FEBS Journal. 273, 18, p. 4229-4235

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
33 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic engineering of S. cerevisiae for pentose utilization

Richard, P., Verho, R., Londesborough, J. & Penttilä, M., 1 Dec 2006, Feedstocks for the Future: Renewables for the Production of Chemicals and Materials. Bozell, J. J. & Patel, M. K. (eds.). Washington, D.C.: American Chemical Society ACS, p. 184-192 (ACS Symposium Series, Vol. 921).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

1 Citation (Scopus)