Christophe LEGER

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Directeur de Recherche, CNRS

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Chef d'équipe / Group leader: BIP 06


Publications
ORCID id: 0000-0002-8871-6059

2020

Vincent Fourmond, Christophe Léger.
Numerical computations of Marcus–hush–Chidsey electron transfer rate constants.
Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 2020, 114762 -. DOI: 10.1016/j.jelechem.2020.114762

Elizabeth Charlotte Wittenborn, Chloé Guendon, Mériem Merrouch, Martino Benvenuti, Vincent Fourmond, Christophe Leger, Catherine L. Drennan, and Sébastien Dementin.
The solvent-exposed Fe-S D-cluster contributes to oxygen-resistance in D. vulgaris Ni-Fe carbon monoxide dehydrogenase.
ACS Cat., 2020, 10, 7328–7335. DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.0c00934 HAL: hal-02936282

Martino Benvenuti, Marta Meneghello, Chloé Guendon, Aurore Jacq-Bailly, Jae-hun Jeoung, Holger Dobbek, Christophe Léger, Vincent Fourmond, Sébastien Dementin.
The two CO-dehydrogenases of Thermococcus sp. AM4.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Bioenergetics, 2020, 148188 -. DOI: 10.1016/j.bbabio.2020.148188 HAL: hal-02537797



2019

Sónia Zacarias, Adriana Temporão, Melisa del Barrio, Vincent Fourmond, Christophe Léger, Pedro M. Matias, Inês A. C. Pereira.
A Hydrophilic Channel Is Involved in Oxidative Inactivation of a [NiFeSe] Hydrogenase.
ACS Catal., 2019, 9 (9), 8509 - 8519. DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.9b02347 HAL: hal-02278341v1

Huaiguang Li, Darren Buesen, Sébastien Dementin, Christophe Léger, Vincent Fourmond, Nicolas Plumeré.
Complete Protection of O2-Sensitive Catalysts in Thin Films.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2019, 141 (42), 16734 - 16742. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.9b06790 HAL: hal-02369997v1

Elizabeth C. Wittenborn, Steven E. Cohen, Mériem Merrouch, Christophe Léger, Vincent Fourmond, Sébastien Dementin, Catherine L. Drennan.
Structural insight into metallocofactor maturation in carbon monoxide dehydrogenase.
J. Biol. Chem., 2019, 257 (35), 6259 - 13026. DOI: 10.1074/jbc.RA119.009610 HAL: hal-02188452v1

Vincent Fourmond, Eric S. Wiedner, Wendy J. Shaw, Christophe Léger.
Understanding and Design of Bidirectional and Reversible Catalysts of Multielectron, Multistep Reactions.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2019, 141 (28), 11269 - 11285. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.9b04854 HAL: hal-02179792v1

Melisa del Barrio, Chloé Guendon, Arlette Kpebe, Carole Baffert, Vincent Fourmond, Myriam Brugna, Christophe Léger.
Valine-to-Cysteine Mutation Further Increases the Oxygen Tolerance of Escherichia coli NiFe Hydrogenase Hyd-1.
ACS Catal., 2019, 9 (5), 4084 - 4088. DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.9b00543 HAL: hal-02104593v1



2018

Melisa del Barrio, Matteo Sensi, Christophe Orain, Carole Baffert, Sébastien Dementin, Vincent Fourmond, Christophe Léger.
Electrochemical Investigations of Hydrogenases and Other Enzymes That Produce and Use Solar Fuels.
Acc. Chem. Res., 2018, 51 (3), 769 - 777. DOI: 10.1021/acs.accounts.7b00622 HAL: hal-01745738v1

Giorgio Caserta, Cecilia Papini, Agnieszka Adamska-Venkatesh, Ludovic Pecqueur, Constanze Sommer, Edward Reijerse, Wolfgang Lubitz, Charles Gauquelin, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Debajyoti Pramanik, Vincent Artero, Mohamed Atta, Melisa del Barrio, Bruno Faiv.
Engineering an [FeFe]-Hydrogenase: Do Accessory Clusters Influence O 2 Resistance and Catalytic Bias?.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140 (16), 5516 - 5526. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b01689 HAL: hal-01759288v1

Melisa del Barrio, Matteo Sensi, Laura Fradale, Maurizio Bruschi, Claudio Greco, Luca de Gioia, Luca Bertini, Vincent Fourmond, Christophe Léger.
Interaction of the H-Cluster of FeFe Hydrogenase with Halides.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140 (16), 5485 - 5492. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b01414 HAL: hal-01759718v1

Mériem Merrouch, Martino Benvenuti, Marco Lorenzi, Christophe Léger, Vincent Fourmond, Sébastien Dementin.
Maturation of the [Ni–4Fe–4S] active site of carbon monoxide dehydrogenases.
J Biol Inorg Chem, 2018, 37 (4), 80 - 620. DOI: 10.1007/s00775-018-1541-0 HAL: hal-01816335v1

Elizabeth C Wittenborn, Mériem Merrouch, Chie Ueda, Laura Fradale, Christophe Léger, Vincent Fourmond, Maria-Eirini Pandelia, Sébastien Dementin, Catherine L Drennan.
Redox-dependent rearrangements of the NiFeS cluster of carbon monoxide dehydrogenase.
2018, 119, 13690 -. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.39451 HAL: hal-01917213v1

Charles Gauquelin, Carole Baffert, Pierre Richaud, Emma Kamionka, Emilien Etienne, David Guieysse, Laurence Girbal, Vincent Fourmond, Isabelle André, Bruno Guigliarelli, Christophe Léger, Philippe Soucaille, Isabelle Meynial-Salles.
Roles of the F-domain in [FeFe] hydrogenase.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Bioenergetics, 2018, 1859 (2), 69 - 77. DOI: 10.1016/j.bbabio.2017.08.010 HAL: cea-01950818



2017

Lilith Domnik, Meriem Merrouch, Sebastian Goetzl, Jae-Hun Jeoung, Christophe Léger, Sébastien Dementin, Vincent Fourmond, Holger Dobbek.
CODH-IV: A High-Efficiency CO-Scavenging CO Dehydrogenase with Resistance to O2.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2017, 121 (48), 11034 - 15469. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201709261 HAL: hal-01696167v1

Vincent Fourmond, Christophe Léger.
Dinitrogen Reduction: Interfacing the Enzyme Nitrogenase with Electrodes.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2017, 137 (16), 5494 - 4390. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201701179 HAL: hal-01514839v1

Adam Kubas, Christophe Orain, David De Sancho, Laure Saujet, Matteo Sensi, Charles Gauquelin, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Philippe Soucaille, Hervé Bottin, Carole Baffert, Vincent Fourmond, Robert B. Best, Jochen Blumberger, Christophe Léger.
Mechanism of O2 diffusion and reduction in FeFe hydrogenases.
Nature Chem, 2017, 11 (1), 205 - 95. DOI: 10.1038/nchem.2592 HAL: hal-01406025v1

Vincent Fourmond, Christophe Léger.
Modelling the voltammetry of adsorbed enzymes and molecular catalysts.
Current Opinion in Electrochemistry, 2017, 1 (1), 110 - 120. DOI: 10.1016/j.coelec.2016.11.002 HAL: hal-01440516v1

Matteo Sensi, Melisa del Barrio, Carole Baffert, Vincent Fourmond, Christophe Léger.
New perspectives in hydrogenase direct electrochemistry.
Current Opinion in Electrochemistry, 2017, 5 (1), 135 - 145. DOI: 10.1016/j.coelec.2017.08.005 HAL: hal-01614142v1

Matteo Sensi, Carole Baffert, Laura Fradale, Charles Gauquelin, Philippe Soucaille, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Hervé Bottin, Luca de Gioia, Maurizio Bruschi, Vincent Fourmond, Christophe Léger, Luca Bertini.
Photoinhibition of FeFe Hydrogenase.
ACS Catal., 2017, 7 (10), 7378 - 7387. DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.7b02252 HAL: hal-01613876v1

Meriem Merrouch, Jessica Hadj-Saïd, Christophe Léger, Sébastien Dementin, Vincent Fourmond.
Reliable estimation of the kinetic parameters of redox enzymes by taking into account mass transport towards rotating electrodes in protein film voltammetry experiments.
Electrochimica Acta, 2017, 245, 1059 - 1064. DOI: 10.1016/j.electacta.2017.03.114 HAL: hal-01614234v1



2016

V. Fourmond, C. Léger.
Advances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology.
2016, 48, 1400 - 41. DOI: 10.1007/10_2015_5016 HAL: hal-01413237v1

Pierre Ceccaldi, Emilien Etienne, Sébastien Dementin, Bruno Guigliarelli, Christophe Léger, Bénédicte Burlat.
Mechanism of inhibition of NiFe hydrogenase by nitric oxide.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Bioenergetics, 2016, 1857 (4), 454 - 461. DOI: 10.1016/j.bbabio.2016.01.014 HAL: hal-01413192v1

Matteo Sensi, Carole Baffert, Claudio Greco, Giorgio Caserta, Charles Gauquelin, Laure Saujet, Marc Fontecave, Souvik Roy, Vincent Artero, Philippe Soucaille, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Hervé Bottin, Luca de Gioia, Vincent Fourmond, Christophe Léger, Luca B.
Reactivity of the Excited States of the H-Cluster of FeFe Hydrogenases.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, 138 (41), 13612 - 13618. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b06603 HAL: hal-01889471v1



2015

Abbas Abou-Hamdan, Pierre Ceccaldi, Hugo Lebrette, Oscar Gutiérrez-Sanz, Pierre Richaud, Laurent Cournac, Bruno Guigliarelli, Antonio L. De Lacey, Christophe Léger, Anne Volbeda, Bénédicte Burlat, Sébastien Dementin.
A Threonine Stabilizes the NiC and NiR Catalytic Intermediates of [NiFe]-hydrogenase.
J. Biol. Chem., 2015, 1837 (13), 131 - 8558. DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M114.630491 HAL: hal-01149507v1

Christophe Orain, Laure Saujet, Charles Gauquelin, Philippe Soucaille, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Carole Baffert, Vincent Fourmond, Hervé Bottin, Christophe Léger.
Electrochemical Measurements of the Kinetics of Inhibition of Two FeFe Hydrogenases by O2 2 Demonstrate That the Reaction Is Partly Reversible.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137 (39), 12580 - 12587. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b06934 HAL: hal-01211469v1

Vincent Fourmond, Stefanie Stapf, Huaiguang Li, Darren Buesen, James Birrell, Olaf Rüdiger, Wolfgang Lubitz, Wolfgang Schuhmann, Nicolas Plumeré, Christophe Léger.
Mechanism of Protection of Catalysts Supported in Redox Hydrogel Films.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137 (16), 5494 - 5505. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b01194 HAL: hal-01428049v1

Meriem Merrouch, Jessica Hadj-Saïd, Lilith Domnik, Holger Dobbek, Christophe Léger, Sébastien Dementin, Vincent Fourmond.
O2 Inhibition of Ni-Containing CO Dehydrogenase Is Partly Reversible.
Chem. Eur. J., 2015, 181 (52), 437 - 18938. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201502835 HAL: hal-01432205v1

Pierre Ceccaldi, Marta C. Marques, Vincent Fourmond, Inês Cardoso Pereira, Christophe Léger.
Oxidative inactivation of NiFeSe hydrogenase.
Chem. Commun., 2015, 562 (75), 43 - 14226. DOI: 10.1039/C5CC05930E HAL: hal-01211493v1

Pierre Ceccaldi, Julia Rendon, Christophe Léger, René Toci, Bruno Guigliarelli, Axel Magalon, Stéphane Grimaldi, Vincent Fourmond.
Reductive activation of E. coli respiratory nitrate reductase.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Bioenergetics, 2015, 1847 (10), 1055 - 1063. DOI: 10.1016/j.bbabio.2015.06.007 HAL: hal-01429839v1

Jessica Hadj-Saïd, Maria-Eirini Pandelia, Christophe Léger, Vincent Fourmond, Sébastien Dementin.
The Carbon Monoxide Dehydrogenase from Desulfovibrio vulgaris.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Bioenergetics, 2015, 1847 (12), 1574 - 1583. DOI: 10.1016/j.bbabio.2015.08.002 HAL: hal-01430965v1



2014

Claudio Greco, Vincent Fourmond, Carole Baffert, Po-hung Wang, Sébastien Dementin, Patrick Bertrand, Maurizio Bruschi, Jochen Blumberger, Luca de Gioia, Christophe Léger.
Combining experimental and theoretical methods to learn about the reactivity of gas-processing metalloenzymes.
Energy Environ. Sci., 2014, 108 (11), 2066 - 3573. DOI: 10.1039/C4EE01848F HAL: hal-01211585v1

Viviane Hajj, Carole Baffert, Kateryna Sybirna, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Philippe Soucaille, Hervé Bottin, Vincent Fourmond, Christophe Léger.
FeFe hydrogenase reductive inactivation and implication for catalysis.
Energy Environ. Sci., 2014, 6 (2), 2460 - 719. DOI: 10.1039/C3EE42075B HAL: hal-01481475v1

Julien G.J. Jacques, Bénédicte Burlat, Pascal Arnoux, Monique Sabaty, Bruno Guigliarelli, Christophe Léger, David Pignol, Vincent Fourmond.
Kinetics of substrate inhibition of periplasmic nitrate reductase.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Bioenergetics, 2014, 1837 (10), 1801 - 1809. DOI: 10.1016/j.bbabio.2014.05.357 HAL: hal-01494456v1

Julien G.J. Jacques, Vincent Fourmond, Pascal Arnoux, Monique Sabaty, Emilien Etienne, Sandrine Grosse, Frédéric Biaso, Patrick Bertrand, David Pignol, Christophe Léger, Bruno Guigliarelli, Bénédicte Burlat.
Reductive activation in periplasmic nitrate reductase involves chemical modifications of the Mo-cofactor beyond the first coordination sphere of the metal ion.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Bioenergetics, 2014, 1837 (2), 277 - 286. DOI: 10.1016/j.bbabio.2013.10.013 HAL: hal-01481487v1

Vincent Fourmond, Claudio Greco, Kateryna Sybirna, Carole Baffert, Po-Hung Wang, Pierre Ezanno, Marco Montefiori, Maurizio Bruschi, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Philippe Soucaille, Jochen Blumberger, Hervé Bottin, Luca De Gioia, Christophe Léger.
The oxidative inactivation of FeFe hydrogenase reveals the flexibility of the H-cluster.
Nature Chem, 2014, 130 (4), 4533 - 342. DOI: 10.1038/nchem.1892 HAL: hal-01481520v1



2013

Kateryna Sybirna, Pierre Ezanno, Carole Baffert, Christophe Léger, Hervé Bottin.
Arginine171 of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii [Fe–Fe] hydrogenase HydA1 plays a crucial role in electron transfer to its catalytic center.
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2013, 38 (7), 2998 - 3002. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2012.12.078

Toshiko Miyake, Maurizio Bruschi, Ugo Cosentino, Carole Baffert, Vincent Fourmond, Christophe Léger, Giorgio Moro, Luca De Gioia, Claudio Greco.
Does the environment around the H-cluster allow coordination of the pendant amine to the catalytic iron center in [FeFe] hydrogenases? Answers from theory.
J Biol Inorg Chem, 2013, 13 (6), 3580 - 700. DOI: 10.1007/s00775-013-1014-4

Abbas Abou Hamdan, Bénédicte Burlat, Oscar Gutiérrez-Sanz, Pierre-Pol Liebgott, Carole Baffert, Antonio L De Lacey, Marc Rousset, Bruno Guigliarelli, Christophe Léger, Sébastien Dementin.
O2-independent formation of the inactive states of NiFe hydrogenase.
Nat Chem Biol, 2013, 118 (1), 12989 - 17. DOI: 10.1038/NCHEMBIO.1110 HAL: hal-01556905v1

Vincent Fourmond, Carole Baffert, Kateryna Sybirna, Thomas Lautier, Abbas Abou Hamdan, Sébastien Dementin, Philippe Soucaille, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Hervé Bottin, Christophe Léger.
Steady-State Catalytic Wave-Shapes for 2-Electron Reversible Electrocatalysts and Enzymes.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135 (10), 3926 - 3938. DOI: 10.1021/ja311607s HAL: hal-01268145v1

Vincent Fourmond, Carole Baffert, Kateryna Sybirna, Sébastien Dementin, Abbas Abou-Hamdan, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Philippe Soucaille, Hervé Bottin, Christophe Léger.
The mechanism of inhibition by H2 of H2-evolution by hydrogenases.
Chem. Commun., 2013, 109 (61), 19916 -. DOI: 10.1039/C3CC43297A HAL: hal-01268212v1



2012

Carole Baffert, Kateryna Sybirna, Pierre Ezanno, Thomas Lautier, Viviane Hajj, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Philippe Soucaille, Hervé Bottin, Christophe Léger.
Covalent Attachment of FeFe Hydrogenases to Carbon Electrodes for Direct Electron Transfer.
Anal. Chem., 2012, 84 (18), 7999 - 8005. DOI: 10.1021/ac301812s HAL: hal-01268277v1

A. Abou Hamdan, P.-P. Liebgott, V. Fourmond, O. Gutierrez-Sanz, A. L. De Lacey, P. Infossi, M. Rousset, S. Dementin, C. Leger.
Relation between anaerobic inactivation and oxygen tolerance in a large series of NiFe hydrogenase mutants.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2012, 76 (1-2), 141 - 19921. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1212258109 HAL: hal-01825482v1

Abbas Abou Hamdan, Sébastien Dementin, Pierre-Pol Liebgott, Oscar Gutierrez-Sanz, Pierre Richaud, Antonio L. De Lacey, Marc Rousset, Patrick Bertrand, Laurent Cournac, Christophe Léger.
Understanding and Tuning the Catalytic Bias of Hydrogenase.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134 (20), 8368 - 8371. DOI: 10.1021/ja301802r HAL: hal-00748324v1



2011

Olga Kolaj-Robin, Sarah R. O'Kane, Wolfgang Nitschke, Christophe Léger, Frauke Baymann, Tewfik Soulimane.
Biochemical and biophysical characterization of succinate: Quinone reductase from Thermus thermophilus.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Bioenergetics, 2011, 1807 (1), 68 - 79. DOI: 10.1016/j.bbabio.2010.10.009 HAL: hal-00999887v1

Carole Baffert, Luca Bertini, Thomas Lautier, Claudio Greco, Kateryna Sybirna, Pierre Ezanno, Emilien Etienne, Philippe Soucaille, Patrick Bertrand, Hervé Bottin, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Luca De Gioia, Christophe Léger.
CO Disrupts the Reduced H-Cluster of FeFe Hydrogenase. A Combined DFT and Protein Film Voltammetry Study.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133 (7), 2096 - 2099. DOI: 10.1021/ja110627b

Pierre-Pol Liebgott, Antonio L. de Lacey, Bénédicte Burlat, Laurent Cournac, Pierre Richaud, Myriam Brugna, Victor M. Fernandez, Bruno Guigliarelli, Marc Rousset, Christophe Léger, Sébastien Dementin.
Original Design of an Oxygen-Tolerant [NiFe] Hydrogenase: Major Effect of a Valine-to-Cysteine Mutation near the Active Site.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133 (4), 986 - 997. DOI: 10.1021/ja108787s HAL: hal-01977599v1

Sébastien Dementin, Bénédicte Burlat, Vincent Fourmond, Fanny Leroux, Pierre-Pol Liebgott, Abbas Abou Hamdan, Christophe Léger, Marc Rousset, Bruno Guigliarelli, Patrick Bertrand.
Rates of Intra- and Intermolecular Electron Transfers in Hydrogenase Deduced from Steady-State Activity Measurements.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133 (26), 10211 - 10221. DOI: 10.1021/ja202615a HAL: hal-00677402v1

Thomas Lautier, Pierre Ezanno, Carole Baffert, Vincent Fourmond, Laurent Cournac, Juan C. Fontecilla-Camps, Philippe Soucaille, Patrick Bertrand, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Christophe Léger.
The quest for a functional substrate access tunnel in FeFe hydrogenase.
Faraday Discuss., 2011, 304, 55 - 407. DOI: 10.1039/c004099c

Pierre-Pol Liebgott, Sébastien Dementin, Christophe Léger, Marc Rousset.
Towards engineering O2-tolerance in [Ni–Fe] hydrogenases.
Energy Environ. Sci., 2011, 128 (1), 5209 - 41. DOI: 10.1039/c0ee00093k HAL: hal-01977604



2010

Vincent Fourmond, Bénédicte Burlat, Sébastien Dementin, Monique Sabaty, Pascal Arnoux, Émilien Étienne, Bruno Guigliarelli, Patrick Bertrand, David Pignol, Christophe Léger.
Dependence of Catalytic Activity on Driving Force in Solution Assays and Protein Film Voltammetry: Insights from the Comparison of Nitrate Reductase Mutants.
Biochemistry, 2010, 49 (11), 2424 - 2432. DOI: 10.1021/bi902140e HAL: hal-00677461

Fanny Leroux, Pierre-Pol Liebgott, Laurent Cournac, Pierre Richaud, Arlette Kpebe, Bénedicte Burlat, Bruno Guigliarelli, Patrick Bertrand, Christophe Léger, Marc Rousset.
Is engineering O2-tolerant hydrogenases just a matter of reproducing the active sites of the naturally occurring O2-resistant enzymes?.
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2010, 35 (19), 10770 - 10777. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2010.02.071 HAL: hal-01977635v1

Maria-Eirini Pandelia, Vincent Fourmond, Pascale Tron-Infossi, Elisabeth Lojou, Patrick Bertrand, Christophe Léger, Marie-Thérèse Giudici-Orticoni, Wolfgang Lubitz.
Membrane-Bound Hydrogenase I from the Hyperthermophilic Bacterium Aquifex aeolicus: Enzyme Activation, Redox Intermediates and Oxygen Tolerance.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2010, 132 (20), 6991 - 7004. DOI: 10.1021/ja910838d HAL: hal-00686880v1

Vincent Fourmond, Monique Sabaty, Pascal Arnoux, Patrick Bertrand, David Pignol, Christophe Léger.
Reassessing the Strategies for Trapping Catalytic Intermediates during Nitrate Reductase Turnover.
J. Phys. Chem. B, 2010, 114 (9), 3341 - 3347. DOI: 10.1021/jp911443y HAL: hal-00677469

Pierre-Pol Liebgott, Fanny Leroux, Bénédicte Burlat, Sébastien Dementin, Carole Baffert, Thomas Lautier, Vincent Fourmond, Pierre Ceccaldi, Christine Cavazza, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Philippe Soucaille, Juan Carlos Fontecilla-Camps, Bruno Guigliarelli, P.
Relating diffusion along the substrate tunnel and oxygen sensitivity in hydrogenase.
Nat Chem Biol, 2010, 275 (1), 113 - 70. DOI: 10.1038/nchembio.276 HAL: hal-01977629

Vincent Fourmond, Pascale Infossi, Marie-Thérèse Giudici-Orticoni, Patrick Bertrand, Christophe Léger.
“Two-Step” Chronoamperometric Method for Studying the Anaerobic Inactivation of an Oxygen Tolerant NiFe Hydrogenase.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2010, 132 (13), 4848 - 4857. DOI: 10.1021/ja910685j HAL: hal-00677470



2009

Vincent Fourmond, Thomas Lautier, Carole Baffert, Fanny Leroux, Pierre-Pol Liebgott, Sébastien Dementin, Marc Rousset, Pascal Arnoux, David Pignol, Isabelle Meynial-Salles, Phillippe Soucaille, Patrick Bertrand, Christophe Léger.
Correcting for Electrocatalyst Desorption and Inactivation in Chronoamperometry Experiments.
Anal. Chem., 2009, 81 (8), 2962 - 2968. DOI: 10.1021/ac8025702 HAL: hal-01825488v1

K. H. Diêp Lê, Alain Boussac, Bettina Frangioni, Christophe Léger, Florence Lederer.
Interdomain Contacts in Flavocytochrome b 2, a Mutational Analysis.
Biochemistry, 2009, 48 (45), 10803 - 10809. DOI: 10.1021/bi901301r

Sébastien Dementin, Fanny Leroux, Laurent Cournac, Antonio L. de Lacey, Anne Volbeda, Christophe Léger, Bénédicte Burlat, Nicolas Martinez, Stéphanie Champ, Lydie Martin, Oliver Sanganas, Michael Haumann, Víctor M. Fernández, Bruno Guigliarelli, Ju.
Introduction of Methionines in the Gas Channel Makes [NiFe] Hydrogenase Aero-Tolerant.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2009, 131 (29), 10156 - 10164. DOI: 10.1021/ja9018258

Vincent Fourmond, Kevin Hoke, Hendrik A. Heering, Carole Baffert, Fanny Leroux, Patrick Bertrand, Christophe Léger.
SOAS: A free program to analyze electrochemical data and other one-dimensional signals.
Bioelectrochemistry, 2009, 76 (1-2), 141 - 147. DOI: 10.1016/j.bioelechem.2009.02.010 HAL: hal-00402940v1



2008

Christophe Léger, Patrick Bertrand.
Direct Electrochemistry of Redox Enzymes as a Tool for Mechanistic Studies.
Chem. Rev., 2008, 108 (7), 2379 - 2438. DOI: 10.1021/cr0680742 HAL: hal-01211439v1

F. Leroux, S. Dementin, B. Burlat, L. Cournac, A. Volbeda, S. Champ, L. Martin, B. Guigliarelli, P. Bertrand, J. Fontecilla-Camps, M. Rousset, C. Leger.
Experimental approaches to kinetics of gas diffusion in hydrogenase.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2008, 53 (Pt 3), 240 - 11193. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0803689105

Carole Baffert, Marie Demuez, Laurent Cournac, Bénédicte Burlat, Bruno Guigliarelli, Patrick Bertrand, Laurence Girbal, Christophe Léger.
Hydrogen-Activating Enzymes: Activity Does Not Correlate with Oxygen Sensitivity.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2008, 71 (11), 2777 - 2054. DOI: 10.1002/anie.200704313 HAL: hal-00336018

Vincent Fourmond, Bénédicte Burlat, Sébastien Dementin, Pascal Arnoux, Monique Sabaty, Séverine Boiry, Bruno Guigliarelli, Patrick Bertrand, David Pignol, Christophe Léger.
Major Mo(V) EPR Signature of Rhodobacter sphaeroides Periplasmic Nitrate Reductase Arising from a Dead-End Species That Activates upon Reduction. Relation to Other Molybdoenzymes from the DMSO Reductase Family.
J. Phys. Chem. B, 2008, 112 (48), 15478 - 15486. DOI: 10.1021/jp807092y HAL: hal-00336002



2007

Sébastien Dementin, Pascal Arnoux, Bettina Frangioni, Sandrine Grosse, Christophe Léger, Bénédicte Burlat, Bruno Guigliarelli, Monique Sabaty, David Pignol.
Access to the Active Site of Periplasmic Nitrate Reductase:  Insights from Site-Directed Mutagenesis and Zinc Inhibition Studies.
Biochemistry, 2007, 46 (34), 9713 - 9721. DOI: 10.1021/bi700928m HAL: hal-00336040

Patrick Bertrand, Bettina Frangioni, Sébastien Dementin, Monique Sabaty, Pascal Arnoux, Bruno Guigliarelli, David Pignol, Christophe Léger.
Effects of Slow Substrate Binding and Release in Redox Enzymes:  Theory and Application to Periplasmic Nitrate Reductase.
J. Phys. Chem. B, 2007, 111 (34), 10300 - 10311. DOI: 10.1021/jp074340j HAL: hal-00336030



2006

M. Gabriela Almeida, Célia M. Silveira, Bruno Guigliarelli, Patrick Bertrand, José J.G. Moura, Isabel Moura, Christophe Léger.
A needle in a haystack: The active site of the membrane-bound complex cytochrome c nitrite reductase.
2006, 128 (2), 180 - 288. DOI: 10.1016/j.febslet.2006.12.023 HAL: hal-00336044

Sébastien Dementin, Valérie Belle, Patrick Bertrand, Bruno Guigliarelli, Géraldine Adryanczyk-Perrier, Antonio L. De Lacey, Victor M. Fernandez, Marc Rousset, Christophe Léger.
Changing the Ligation of the Distal [4Fe4S] Cluster in NiFe Hydrogenase Impairs Inter- and Intramolecular Electron Transfers.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2006, 128 (15), 5209 - 5218. DOI: 10.1021/ja060233b HAL: hal-00335157v1

Christophe Léger, Florence Lederer, Bruno Guigliarelli, Patrick Bertrand.
Electron Flow in Multicenter Enzymes:  Theory, Applications, and Consequences on the Natural Design of Redox Chains.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2006, 128 (1), 180 - 187. DOI: 10.1021/ja055275z HAL: hal-00336055v1

M GUIRAL, P TRON, V BELLE, C AUBERT, C LEGER, B GUIGLIARELLI, M GIUDICIORTICONI.
Hyperthermostable and oxygen resistant hydrogenases from a hyperthermophilic bacterium Aquifex aeolicus: Physicochemical properties.
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2006, 31 (11), 1424 - 1431. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2006.06.007 HAL: hal-00335435



2004

Bettina Frangioni, Pascal Arnoux, Monique Sabaty, David Pignol, Patrick Bertrand, Bruno Guigliarelli, Christophe Léger.
In Rhodobacter sphaeroides Respiratory Nitrate Reductase, the Kinetics of Substrate Binding Favors Intramolecular Electron Transfer.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2004, 126 (5), 1328 - 1329. DOI: 10.1021/ja0384072 HAL: hal-00338609v1

Christophe Léger, Sébastien Dementin, Patrick Bertrand, Marc Rousset, Bruno Guigliarelli.
Inhibition and Aerobic Inactivation Kinetics of Desulfovibrio fructosovorans NiFe Hydrogenase Studied by Protein Film Voltammetry.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2004, 126 (38), 12162 - 12172. DOI: 10.1021/ja046548d HAL: hal-00336069