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Dr. M.F. (Marcelo) Masman

Faculty of Science
Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences
Photographer: Onbekend

Visiting address
  • Science Park 904
Postal address
  • Postbus 94157
    1090 GD Amsterdam
Contact details
  • Publications





    • Knaus, T., Cariati, L., Masman, M. F., & Mutti, F. G. (2017). In vitro biocatalytic pathway design: orthogonal network for the quantitative and stereospecific amination of alcohols. Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, 15(39), 8313-8325.


    • Pannuzzo, G., Graziano, A. C. E., Pannuzzo, M., Masman, M. F., Avola, R., & Cardile, V. (2016). Zoledronate derivatives as potential inhibitors of uridine diphosphate-galactose ceramide galactosyltransferase 8: A combined molecular docking and dynamic study. Journal of Neuroscience Research, 94(11), 1318-1326.


    • Arnarez, C., Uusitalo, J. J., Masman, M. F., Ingólfsson, H. I., De Jong, D. H., Melo, M. N., ... Marrink, S. J. (2015). Dry martini, a coarse-grained force field for lipid membrane simulations with implicit solvent. Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation, 11(1), 260-275.
    • Barrera Guisasola, E. E., Andujar, S. A., Hubin, E., Broersen, K., Kraan, I. M., Méndez, L., ... Enriz, R. D. (2015). New mimetic peptides inhibitors of β aggregation. Molecular guidance for rational drug design. European journal of medicinal chemistry, 95, 136-152.
    • Heberling, M. M., Masman, M. F., Bartsch, S., Wybenga, G. G., Dijkstra, B. W., Marrink, S. J., & Janssen, D. B. (2015). Ironing out their differences: Dissecting the structural determinants of a phenylalanine aminomutase and ammonia lyase. ACS Chemical Biology, 10(4), 989-997.


    • Luiten, P. G. M., Masman, M. F., Nyakas, C., Eisel, U., & Dobos, N. (2014). linking molecular neurobiology to therapeutic approaches for alzheimer’s disease with PET. In Pet and Spect in Neurology (pp. 451-478). Springer Berlin, Heidelberg.


    • Bombasaro, J. A., Guisasola, E. E. B., Masman, M. F., Zamora, M. A., & Rodríguez, A. M. (2013). Dynamic function of the alkyl spacer of acetogenins as potent inhibitors of mitochondrial complex I. A molecular dynamics simulation approach. Medicinal Chemistry, 9(7), 926-937.


    • Loandos, M. D. H., Muro, A. C., Villecco, M. A. B., Masman, M. F., Luiten, P. G. M., Andujar, S. A., ... Enriz, R. D. (2012). Catalytic and molecular properties of rabbit liver carboxylesterase acting on 1,8-cineole derivatives. Natural Product Communications, 7(9), 1117-1122.
    • Vandersteen, A., Masman, M. F., De Baets, G., Jonckheere, W., Van Der Werf, K., Marrink, S. J., ... Broersen, K. (2012). Molecular plasticity regulates oligomerization and cytotoxicity of the multipeptide-length amyloid-β peptide pool. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 287(44), 36732-36743.


    • Garibotto, F. M., Garro, A. D., Masman, M. F., Rodríguez, A. M., Luiten, P. G. M., Raimondi, M., ... Enriz, R. D. (2010). New small-size peptides possessing antifungal activity. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry, 18(1), 158-167.
    • Granic, I., Masman, M. F., Mulder, C., Nijholt, I. M., Naude, P. J. W., De Haan, A., ... Eisel, U. L. M. (2010). LPYFDa neutralizes amyloid-β-induced memory impairment and toxicity. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 19(3), 991-1005.
    • Guisasola, E. E. B., Masman, M. F., Enriz, R. D., & Rodríguez, A. M. (2010). Structure of isolated tyrosyl-glycyl-glycine tripeptide. A comparative conformational study with peptides containing an aromatic ring. CENTRAL EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY, 8(3), 566-575.


    • Masman, M. F., Eisel, U. L. M., Csizmadia, I. G., Penke, B., Enriz, R. D., Marrink, S. J., & Luiten, P. G. M. (2009). In silico study of full-length amyloid β 1-42 Tri- and penta-oligomers in solution. Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 113(34), 11710-11719.
    • Masman, M. F., Rodríguez, A. M., Raimondi, M., Zacchino, S. A., Luiten, P. G. M., Somlai, C., ... Enriz, R. D. (2009). Penetratin and derivatives acting as antifungal agents. European journal of medicinal chemistry, 44(1), 212-228.


    • Bombasaro, J. A., Masman, M. F., Santágata, L. N., Freue, M. L., Rodríguez, A. M., & Enriz, R. D. (2008). A comprehensive conformational analysis of bullacin B, a potent inhibitor of complex I. Molecular dynamics simulations and Ab initio calculations. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 112(32), 7426-7438.
    • Masman, M. F., Somlai, C., Garibotto, F. M., Rodríguez, A. M., de la Iglesia, A., Zacchino, S. A., ... Enriz, R. D. (2008). Structure-antifungal activity relationship of His-Phe-Arg-Trp-Gly-Lys-Pro-Val-NH2 and analogues. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry, 16(8), 4347-4358.


    • Masman, M. F., Lovas, S., Murphy, R. F., Enriz, R. D., & Rodríguez, A. M. (2007). Conformational preferences of N-acetyl-L-leucine-N′-methylamide. Gas-phase and solution calculations on the model dipeptide. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 111(42), 10682-10691.


    • Masman, M. F., Rodríguez, A. M., Svetaz, L., Zacchino, S. A., Somlai, C., Csizmadia, I. G., ... Enriz, R. D. (2006). Synthesis and conformational analysis of His-Phe-Arg-Trp-NH2 and analogues with antifungal properties. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry, 14(22), 7604-7614.


    • Zamora, M. A., Santágata, L. N., Masman, M. F., Bombasaro, J. A., Freile, M. L., & Enriz, R. D. (2005). Conformational study of internally retrogade and quasi-retrograde molecules - An ab initio and DFT study. Canadian Journal of Chemistry, 83(2), 122-137.


    • Calaza, F. C., Rigo, M. V., Rinaldoni, A. N., Masman, M. F., Koo, J. C. P., Rodríguez, A. M., & Enriz, R. D. (2003). Comprehensive conformational analysis of N-acetyl-L-isoleucine-N-methylamide: An ab initio study. Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM, 634(1-3), 201-213.
    • Zamora, M. A., Masman, M. F., Bombasaro, J. A., Freile, M. L., Filho, V. C., López, S. N., ... Enriz, R. D. (2003). Conformational and electronic study of N-phenylalkyl-3,4-dichloromaleimides: Ab initio and DFT study. International Journal of Quantum Chemistry, 93(1), 32-46.


    • Masman, M. F., Zamora, M. A., Rodríguez, A. M., Fidanza, N. G., Peruchena, N. M., Enriz, R. D., & Csizmadia, I. G. (2002). Exploration of the full conformational space of N-acetyl-L-glutamate-N-methylamide: An ab initio and DFT study. European Physical Journal D, 20(3), 531-542.


    • Freile, M. L., Masman, M. F., Suvire, F. D., Zacchino, S. A., Balzaretti, V., & Enriz, R. D. (2001). Aromatization within the putative bio-medical action mechanism of berberine and related cationic alkaloids with double iso-quinolinoid skeleton. A theoretical study. Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM, 546(1-3), 243-260.
    • Masman, M. F., Amaya, M. G., Rodríguez, A. M., Suvire, F. D., Chasse, G. A., Farkas, O., ... Enriz, R. D. (2001). An exploratory study of side-chain-backbone interaction in selected conformations of N-acetyl-L-glutamate-N-methylamide. An ab initio study. Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM, 543(1-3), 203-222.


    • Granic, I., Masman, M. F., Luiten, P. G. M., & Eisel, U. L. M. (2010). Braak staging in mouse models of Alzheimer's disease. American Journal of Pathology, 177(4), 1603-1605.


    • Mutti, F., Tseliou, V., Knaus, T., & Masman, M. F. (2020). L-Lysine epsilon-dehydrogenase variants and uses thereof. (Patent No. WO 2020165417 A1 20200130).
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