Short CV/Education and training

  • Marie Gorwa-Grauslund, is professor at Applied Microbiology since 2009. She obtained a PhD in Molecular and Cellular Genetics in 1996 from INSA (National Institute of Applied Sciences) in Toulouse, France. After a post-doctoral fellowship at the Research Centre of Lesaffre in Marcq en Baroeul, France on the development of stress-tolerant yeast, she integrated the division of Applied Microbiology. At Lund University, MGG is responsible for the course Metabolic Engineering.

Selected publications

  • K. Osiro, D. Brink, C. Borgstrom, L. Wasserstrom, M. Carlquist, M.F. Gorwa-Grauslund (2017). Assessing the effect of D-xylose on the sugar signaling pathways of Saccharomyces cerevisiae in strains engineered for xylose transport and assimilation. FEMS Yeast Res. In press.

  • O.Y. Abdelaziz, D.P. Brink, J. Prothmann, K. Ravi, M. Sun, J. García-Hidalgo, M. Sandahl, C.P. Hulteberg, C. Turner, G. Lidén, M.F. Gorwa-Grauslund (2016). Biological valorization of low molecular weight lignin. Biotechnol Adv. 34(8):1318-1348.

  • J. Knudsen, M. Carlquist, M.F. Gorwa-Grauslund (2014). NADH-dependent biosensor in Saccharomyces cerevisiae: Principle and validation at the single cell level. AMB Express, 4:81.

  • N. Skorupa Parachin, M. Carlquist, M.F. Gorwa-Grauslund (2009). Comparison of engineered Saccharomyces cerevisiae and engineered Escherichia coli for the production of an optically pure keto alcohol. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 84:487-497.

  • K. Karhumaa, R. Garcia Sanchez, B. Hahn-Hägerdal and M.F. Gorwa-Grauslund (2007). Comparison of the xylose reductase-xylitol dehydrogenase and the xylose isomerase pathways for xylose fermentation by recombinant Saccharomyces cerevisiae Microbial Cell Factories. 6:5.

  • J.R.M. Almeida, T. Modig, A. Petersson, B. Hahn-Hägerdal, G. Lidén, M.F. Gorwa-Grauslund (2007). Increased tolerance and conversion of inhibitors in lignocellulosic hydrolysates by Saccharomyces cerevisiae. J. Chem. Technol. Biotechnol. 82:340-349.

  • G. Lidén, M. Galbe, M.F. Gorwa-Grauslund, B. Hahn-Hägerdal and G. Zacchi (2006). Bio-Ethanol – The fuel of tomorrow from the residues of today. Trends Biotech. 24:549-556.

  • K. Karhumaa, B. Hahn-Hägerdal and M.F. Gorwa-Grauslund (2005). Investigation of limiting metabolic steps in the utilisation of xylose by recombinant Saccharomyces cerevisiae using metabolic engineering. Yeast. 22:359-368.



Complete list of publications

Media coverage

  • http://framtidensforskning.se/foretagspresentation/lignin-skogens-nya-guld/

  • https://www.sydsvenskan.se/2017-03-26/jaststammar-uppkallade-efter-lundaforskare

  • https://www.sydsvenskan.se/2014-12-18/mangmiljonregn-over-lundaforskare

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Other activities and achievements/family

  • Married, 3 children (2002-2008-2008)


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