20032020

Research output per year

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Research Output

Abstract

Estimation of nutritive value of seaweed species and extracted seaweed in animal diets

Bikker, P., van Krimpen, M. M., Brandenburg, W. A., Lopez Contreras, A. M., van Wikselaar, P. G., Dekker, R. A. & van Duinkerken, G., 2014, Book of abstracts of the 65th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science. Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 412

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingAbstract

Open Access

Seaweed and seaweed components as novel protein sources in animal diets

Bikker, P., Palstra, A. P., van Krimpen, M. M., Brandenburg, W. A., Lopez Contreras, A. M. & van den Burg, S. W. K., 2013, Book of Abstracts of the 64th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science, Nantes, France 26-30 August 2013. Vol. 19. p. 140

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingAbstract

Article

Adaptation and application of a two-plasmid inducible CRISPR-Cas9 system in Clostridium beijerinckii

Diallo, M., Hocq, R., Collas, F., Chartier, G., Wasels, F., Wijaya, H. S., Werten, M. W. T., Wolbert, E. J. H., Kengen, S. W. M., van der Oost, J., Ferreira, N. L. & López-Contreras, A. M., 1 Feb 2020, In : Methods. 172, p. 51-60 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

A process integration approach for the production of biological iso-propanol, butanol and ethanol using gas stripping and adsorption as recovery methods

Pyrgakis, K. A., de Vrije, G. J., Siegers-Budde, M. A. W., Kyriakou, K., Lopez Contreras, A. M. & Kokossis, A. C., 2016, In : Biochemical Engineering Journal. 116, p. 176-194

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

15 Citations (Scopus)

A two-plasmid inducible CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing tool for Clostridium acetobutylicum

Wasels, F., Jean-Marie, J., Collas, F., López-Contreras, A. M. & Wasels, F., 2017, In : Journal of Microbiological Methods. 140, p. 5-11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
24 Citations (Scopus)

Barley Distillers Dried Grains with Solubles (DDGS) as Feedstock for Production of Acetone, Butanol and Ethanol

Houweling-Tan, G. B. N., Sperber, B. L. H. M., van der Wal, H., Bakker, R. R. C. & Lopez Contreras, A. M., 2016, In : BAOJ Microbiology. 2, 3, 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Biorefinery of the green seaweed Ulva lactuca to produce animal feed, chemicals and biofuels

Bikker, P., van Krimpen, M. M., van Wikselaar, P., Houweling-Tan, B., Scaccia, N., van Hal, J. W., Huijgen, W. J. J., Cone, J. W. & López-Contreras, A. M., 2016, In : Journal of Applied Phycology. 28, 6, p. 3511-3525

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
69 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of expression of key sporulation, solventogenic and acetogenic genes in C. beijerinckii NRRL B-598 and its mutant strain overexpressing spo0A

Kolek, J., Diallo, M., Vasylkivska, M., Branska, B., Sedlar, K., López-Contreras, A. M. & Patakova, P., Nov 2017, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 101, 22, p. 8279-8291

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

D-2,3-Butanediol Production Due to Heterologous Expression of an Acetoin Reductase in Clostridium acetobutylicum

Siemerink, M. A. J., Kuit, W., Lopez Contreras, A. M., Eggink, G., van der Oost, J. & Kengen, S. W. M., 2011, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 77, 8, p. 2582-2588

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
53 Citations (Scopus)

Disruption of the acetate kinase (ack) gene of Clostridium acetobutylicum results in delayed acetate production

Kuit, W., Minton, N. P., Lopez Contreras, A. M. & Eggink, G., 2012, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 94, 3, p. 729-741

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
42 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental impacts of experimental production of lactic acid for bioplastics from Ulva spp

Helmes, R. J. K., López-Contreras, A. M., Benoit, M., Abreu, H., Maguire, J., Moejes, F. & van den Burg, S. W. K., 13 Jul 2018, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 10, 7, 2462.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Erratum to: Improving isopropanol tolerance and production of Clostridium beijerinckii DSM 6423 by random mutagenesis and genome shuffling

Mate de Gerando, H., Fayolle-Guichard, F., Rudant, L., Millah, S. K., Monot, F., Lopes Ferreira, N. & López-Contreras, A. M., Oct 2017, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 101, 20, p. 7769-7769

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademic

1 Citation (Scopus)

Genome and transcriptome of the natural isopropanol producer Clostridium beijerinckii DSM6423

Máté de Gérando, H., Wasels, F., Bisson, A., Clement, B., Bidard, F., Jourdier, E., López-Contreras, A. M. & Lopes Ferreira, N., 10 Apr 2018, In : BMC Genomics. 19, 242.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
9 Citations (Scopus)

Improving isopropanol tolerance and production of Clostridium beijerinckii DSM 6423 by random mutagenesis and genome shuffling

Máté De Gérando, H., Fayolle-Guichard, F., Rudant, L., Millah, S. K., Monot, F., Ferreira, N. L. & López-Contreras, A. M., 2016, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. p. 5427-5436 12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
17 Citations (Scopus)

Incorporation of fungal cellulases in bacterial minicellulosomes yields viable, synergistically acting celluloytic complexes

Mingardon, F., Chanal, A., Lopez Contreras, A. M., Dray, C., Bayer, E. A. & Fierobe, H. P., 2007, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 73, 12, p. 3822-3832

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
79 Citations (Scopus)

l-Rhamnose Metabolism in Clostridium beijerinckii Strain DSM 6423

Diallo, M., Simons, A. D., van der Wal, H., Collas, F., Houweling-Tan, B., Kengen, S. W. M. & López-Contreras, A. M., 1 Mar 2019, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 85, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Production by Clostridium acetobutylicum ATCC 824 of CelG, a cellulosomal glycoside hydrolase belonging to family 9

Lopez Contreras, A. M., Martens, A. A., Szijarto, N., Mooibroek, A., Claassen, P. A. M., van der Oost, J. & de Vos, W. M., 2003, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 69, 2, p. 869-877

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
24 Citations (Scopus)

Production of acetone, butanol, and ethanol from biomass of the green seaweed Ulva lactuca

van der Wal, H., Sperber, B. L. H. M., Houweling-Tan, G. B. N., Bakker, R. R. C., Brandenburg, W. A. & Lopez Contreras, A., 2013, In : Bioresource Technology. 128, 2013, p. 431-437

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

125 Citations (Scopus)

Simultaneous production of isopropanol, butanol, ethanol and 2,3-butanediol by Clostridium acetobutylicum ATCC 824 engineered strains

Collas, F., Kuit, W., Clément, B., Marchal, R., López-contreras, A. M. & Monot, F., 2012, In : AMB Express. 2, 1, 45.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
51 Citations (Scopus)

Substrate-induced production and secretion of cellulases by Clostridium acetobutylicum

Lopez Contreras, A. M., Gabor, K., Martens, A. A., Renckens, B. A. M., Claassen, P. A. M., van der Oost, J. & de Vos, W. M., 2004, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 70, 9, p. 5238-5243

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
35 Citations (Scopus)

Zeewierteelt voor energie en industrie

Lopez Contreras, A. M., 2010, In : Kennis Online. 7, dec, p. 10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access

“In situ” removal of isopropanol, butanol and ethanol from fermentation broth by gas stripping

de Vrije, G. J., Budde, M. A. W., van der Wal, H., Claassen, P. A. M. & Lopez Contreras, A., 2013, In : Bioresource Technology. 137, p. 153-159

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

47 Citations (Scopus)
Chapter

Biorefinery Approach to the Use of Macroalgae as Feedstock for Biofuels

Lopez Contreras, A. M., Harmsen, P. F. H., Hou, X., Huijgen, W., Ditchfield, A. K., Bjornsdottir, B., Obata, O. O., Hreggvidsson, G. O., van Hal, J. W. & Bjerre, A-B., 28 Jul 2017, Algal Biofuels. Pereira, L. (ed.). CRC Press, p. 103-139

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Citations (Scopus)

Lignocellulosic biomass utilization toward biorefinery using meshophilic Clostridial species

Tamaru, Y. & Lopez Contreras, A. M., 2013, Cellulose - Biomass Conversion. InTech, p. 132-144

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Novel Strategies for Production of Medium and High Chain Length Alcohols

Lopez Contreras, A. M., Kuit, W., Springer, J. & Claassen, P. A. M., 2011, Microbial technologies in advanced biofuels production : Part 3 : Liquid biofuels. Hallenbeck, P. C. (ed.). Berlin: Springer, p. 183-211

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Citations (Scopus)

Production of longer-chain alcohols from biomass - butanol, isopropanol and 2,3-butanediol

Lopez Contreras, A. M., Kuit, W., Siemerink, M. A. J., Kengen, S. W. M., Springer, J. & Claassen, P. A. M., 2010, Bioalcohol production: Biochemical conversion of lignocellulosic biomass. Waldron, K. W. (ed.). Abington, Cambridge, p. 415-460 560 p. (Woodhead Energy Series; no. 3).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

13 Citations (Scopus)
Comment/Letter to the editor

Correction to: Genome and transcriptome of the natural isopropanol producer Clostridium beijerinckii DSM6423

de Gérando, H. M., Wasels, F., Bisson, A., Clement, B., Bidard, F., Jourdier, E., López-Contreras, A. M. & Ferreira, N. L., 1 Jun 2018, In : BMC Genomics. 19, 423.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/Letter to the editorAcademic

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
Conference paper

Biorefinery of the brown seaweed Saccharina latissima for fuels and chemicals

Lopez Contreras, A. M., Harmsen, P. F. H., Blaauw, R., Houweling-Tan, G. B. N., van der Wal, H., Huijgen, W. J. J. & van Hal, J. W., 2014. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference paperAcademic

Open Access

Random or targeted genetic approaches for the production of isopropanol by clostridium beijerinckii DSM6423

Mate De Gerando, H., Wasels, F., Lopez Contreras, A. & Lopes Ferreira, N., 2016, Metabolic Engineering 11. AIChE, p. 318-319

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Design

BOGO van groen grondstoffen naar biobased materialen. Van stro naar melkzuur.

Bakker, R. R. C., Lopez Contreras, A. M. & van den Broek, L. A. M., 2013

Research output: Non-textual formDesignOther research output

Open Access
Editorial

Opportunities and challenges for seaweed in the biobased economy

van Hal, J. W., Huijgen, W. J. J. & Lopez Contreras, A. M., 2014, In : Trends in Biotechnology. 32, 5, p. 231-233

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialAcademicpeer-review

70 Citations (Scopus)
internal PhD, WU

Utilization of Lignocellulosic Substrates by Solvent-Producing Clostridia

Lopez Contreras, A. M., 2003, [S.I.]: S.n.. 142 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
Patent

Genetic tool for the transformation of Clostridium bacteria

Wasels, F., Ferreira, N. L., Collas, F. & Lopez Contreras, A. M., 12 Apr 2017, Patent No. WO2017064439, Priority date 16 Oct 2015

Research output: PatentOther research output

Open Access

Mutant strains of the genus Clostridium Beijerinckii

Mate de Gerando, H., Rudant, L., Ropars, M., Ferreira, N. L. & Lopez Contreras, A. M., 8 Dec 2016, Patent No. WO2016192871, Priority date 4 Jun 2015

Research output: PatentOther research output

Open Access

Production of Isopropanol by improved recombinant strains

Collas, F., Marchal, R., Clement, B., Lopez Contreras, A. M. & Claassen, P. A. M., 18 Apr 2013, Patent No. WO2013054022, Priority date 11 Oct 2011

Research output: PatentOther research output

Open Access
Poster

Biobutanol : butanol from cellulosic biomass

Bakker, R. R., Lopez Contreras, A. M., Claassen, P. A. M., Merck, K. B., Willemsen, J. H. A., Mozaffarian, H., den Uil, H., Pels, J. & Reith, H., 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterProfessional

Open Access

Biobutanol : butanol from cellulosic biomass

Bakker, R. R., Lopez Contreras, A. M., Claassen, P. A. M., Merck, K. B., Willemsen, J. H. A., Mozaffarian, H., den Uil, H., Pels, J. & Reith, H., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterProfessional

Open Access

Biobutanol from wheat straw

Lopez Contreras, A. M., Bakker, R. R., van der Wal, H., Houweling-Tan, G. B. N. & Claassen, P. A. M., 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterProfessional

Open Access

Biorefinery for chemical building blocks

Claassen, P. A. M., Lopez Contreras, A. M. & de Wit, E., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterProfessional

Optimal utilization of seaweeds in integrated biorefineries

Simons, A., Collas, F. & Lopez Contreras, A. M., 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterAcademic

Open Access

Production of butanol from cellulosic biomass

Lopez Contreras, A. M., Winters, R. O., Dielissen, M. P. M. & Claassen, P. A. M., 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterProfessional

Open Access

Seaweed biorefinery

Lopez Contreras, A. M., Bakker, R. R., Blaauw, R. & van Haveren, J., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterProfessional

Seaweeds as a substrate for acetone, butanol and ethanol production

van der Wal, H., Sperber, B. L. H. M., Verbeek, R., Houweling-Tan, G. B. N., Bakker, R. & Lopez Contreras, A. M., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterProfessional

The IsoButanol Rotterdam Platform Project

Dijkstra, J. W. H., Straathof, A. J. J., Lopez Contreras, A. M., Zirkzee, H., Wermink, W., Ramirez-Ramirez, A. & van Hal, J. W., 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterAcademic

Report

A biorefinery in Rotterdam with isobutanol as platform molecule?

Posada Duque, J. A., Zirkzee, H., van Hellemond, E. W., Lopez Contreras, A. M., van Hal, J. W. & Straathof, A. J. J., 2014, ECN. 4 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access

A Triple P review of the feasibility of sustainable offshore seaweed production in the North Sea

van den Burg, S. W. K., Stuiver, M., Veenstra, F. A., Bikker, P., Lopez Contreras, A. M., Palstra, A. P., Broeze, J., Jansen, H. M., Jak, R. G., Gerritsen, A. L., Harmsen, P. F. H., Kals, J., Blanco Garcia, A., Brandenburg, W. A., van Krimpen, M. M., van Duijn, A. P., Mulder, W. J. & van Raamsdonk, L. W. D., 2013, Wageningen: Wageningen UR. 108 p. (LEI report; no. 13-077)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access