Maja Majerić Elenkov

Maja Majerić Elenkov

dr. sc.

+385 1 456 0965

1629
1627
research associate

Interpolacija 2. krila/135

Ruđer Bošković Institute
Laboratory for stereoselective catalysis and biocatalysis
Bijenička c. 54, P.O.Box 180
10002 Zagreb,Croatia

Education

Dr. Sc., University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science, Department of Organic Chemistry, Croatia.

M. Sc., University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science, Department of Organic Chemistry, Croatia.

B. Sc., University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science, Croatia.

Research Areas

Natural Sciences

Featured Publications

Majerić Elenkov, M.; Tang, L.; Hauer, B.; Janssen, D.B.; Formation of enantiopure  5-substituted oxazolidinones through enzyme-catalysed resolution of epoxides, Org. Lett. 2008, 10, 2417-2420.

Hasnaoui, G.; Majerić Elenkov, M.; Spelberg, J.H.L.; Hauer, B.; Janssen, D.B.; Halohydrin dehalogenase: a highly promiscuous enzyme and versatile biocatalyst for enantioselective epoxide ring opening, ChemBioChem. 2008, 9, 1048-1051.

Majerić Elenkov, M.; Tang, L.; Hauer, B.; Janssen, D.B.; Enzyme-catalysed ring opening of epoxides for the preparation of enantiopure  tert-alcohols, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2007, 349, 2279-2285.

Majerić Elenkov, M.; Tang, L.; Hauer, B.; Janssen, D.B.; Sequential kinetic resolution catalyzed by halohydrin dehalogenase, Org. Lett. 2006, 8, 4227-4229.

Majerić Elenkov, M.; Hauer, B.; Janssen, D.B.; Enantioselective ring opening of epoxides with cyanide catalysed by halohydrin dehalogenases: A new approach to non-racemic β-hydroxy nitriles, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2006, 348, 579-585.

Janssen, D.B.; Majerić Elenkov, M.; Hasnaoui, G.; Hauer, B.; Spelberg, J.H.L.; Enantioselective formation and ring-opening of epoxides catalysed by halohydrin dehalogenases, Biochem. Soc. Trans. 2006, 34, 291-295