Thesis

Paloma Santos Moriano. "Biocatalytic processes for the production of bioactive carbohydrates; fructooligosaccharides and chitooligosachharides"2017. Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM). Supervisor: Francisco J. Plou

Mercedes Ramírez Escudero. “Crystallographic analysis of the mechanisms of specificity and molecular design of glycosidases for the production of prebiotic oligosaccharides and bioactive derivatives”. Complutense University of Madrid (UCM). 2017. Supervisor: Julia Sanz Aparicio

David Talens Perales. “Study of Thermotoga maritima ß-galactosidase: immobilization, engineering and phylogenetic analysis”. 2016. University of Valencia (UV). Supervisors: Julio Polaina and Julia Marín-Navarro.

M. Angela Sainz-Polo. “Molecular mechanisms of degradation of vegetal cell wall: Structure and specificity of multidomain xylanases”. Complutense University of Madrid (UCM). 2015. Supervisor: Julia Sanz Aparicio.

Paolo Zambelli. "Development of new biocatalytic processes for fructooligosaccharides (FOS) preparation". University Degli Studi di Milano (Italia). 2014. Supervisors: Francesco E. Molinari and Francisco J. Plou

Patricia Gutiérrez Alonso. “Characterization of two glycosyltransferases from the yeasts Phaffia rhodozyma y Rhodotorula dairenensis, producers of prebiotic oligosaccharides”. Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM). 2013. Supervisor: María Fernández Lobato.

José Ignacio Baños Sanz. “Structural biology of cellular signaling by inositols". 2013. Complutense University of Madrid (UCM). Supervisors: Beatriz González and Julia Sanz Aparicio

Bárbara Rodríguez Colinas. "Enzymatic synthesis, characterization and prebiotic properties of oligosaccharides employed in infant  foods"Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM). 2013. Supervisors: Francisco J. Plou and Antonio Ballesteros. 

Miguel Álvaro Benito"The study of β-fructofuranosidase from Schwanniomyces occidentalis reveals new functional elements in the family GH32 of glycosyltransferases and an unconventional genetic code use in this yeast". Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM). 2011. Supervisor: María Fernández Lobato.

Alvaro Lafraya Aguado. “Molecular analysis, functional modification and production of enzymes susceptible to be used in the synthesis of fructo-oligosaccharides”University of Valencia (UV). 2011Supervisors: Julio Polaina and Julia Marín-Navarro.

Nora R. Aimaretti. "Development of a sustainable process for the production of bioethanol from agroindustrial wastes". UNED. 2011. Supervisors: Juan Carlos Yori and Francisco J. Plou. 

Miguel A. de Abreu Felipe. "Studies aimed at improving the funtionality of non-conventional yeast enzymes able to synthesize prebiotic oligosaccarides". Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM). 2011. Supervisor: María Fernández Lobato.

María Dolores Linde López. "Biochemical, molecular and structural characterization of a  beta-fructofuranosidase with transferase activity from the yeasta Phaffia rhodozyma". Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM). 2010. Supervisor: María Fernández Lobato.

Brian Molloy Galiana. "Heterologous expression of the biosynthetic cluster of antibiotic  A201A and the study of the glycosyltransferases involved on its biosynthesis". Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM). 2010. Supervisor: María Fernández Lobato.

Lucía Fernández Arrojo. "Biocatalytic processes for the sustainable production of prebiotic oligosaccharides employing immobilized glycosyltransferases"Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM). 2009. Supervisors: Francisco J. Plou and Antonio Ballesteros. 

Pamela Torres Salas. "Stabilization of bioactive phenolic antioxidants of naturalorigin: Modification of tocopherols and resveratrol by enzymatic acylation and glycosylation"Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM). 2009. Supervisors: Francisco J. Plou and Antonio Ballesteros

Lorena Latorre Garcia.“Structural analysis and functional modification of the glucoamylase from Saccharomyces cerevisiae var. diastaticus”University of Valencia (UV). 2008Supervisor: Julio Polaina