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marina faiella

  • PhD
  • Post-doc researcher
  • Arizona State University
  • 7PublicationsNumber of items in marina's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 10Followers

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LABORATPRY SKILLS • Peptide/protein design by molecular modeling software. Hands-on expertise in Fmoc and Boc procedures for solid state synthesis. Utilization of click chemistry protocols. Extensive experience in HPLC and gel filtration chromatography for purification. Proficient utilization of LC-MS and MALDI for peptide analysis • Protein structure determination by 1D and 2D NMR. Utilization of molecular dynamics software, structure refinement and visualization software. Broad knowledge in peptide/protein characterization by using UV-Vis, CD and MCD. Utilization of EPR, GC-MS, Fluorescence, and Atomic Absorption • Knowledge of DNA cloning and protein expression protocols. Utilization of PCR, SDS-PAGE and PAGE. Proficient in kinetic assays. Application of high-throughput screening assays in the field of bio-catalysis PERSONAL SKILLS • Language: Italian (mother tongue), English (very good), French (good) • Computer: Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office Package (Word, Excel, Power Point). User knowledge of Linux OS. Use of SciFinder, ChemDraw, Kaleidagraph, Photoshop and reference manager software’s. TEACHING EXPERIENCES • 2007-2010: teaching assistant to the course of General and Inorganic Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Napoli Federico II • 2009-2010: teaching assistant for an extra-course of Stoichiometry for students of the Faculty of Science, University Federico II of Napoli, Italy • 2008-2009: cooperation with “Federica Web Learnig”, an open-access platform for students of University Federico II of Napoli, concerning the organization of the e-course of General and Inorganic Chemistry, Faculty of Sciences. TV and MEDIA • 2011: Dedicated section in the book "Campania della Conoscenza" edited by Denaro Libri – ISBN 9788874440962, regarding the most important 40 scientists in the Italian region Campania. • 2010 and 2013: Interviews in national (Italian) TV-news programs of the main channels (RaiNews24, Tg4-Tg5-StudioAperto) and many interviews/articles on national newspapers (Corriere della sera, Il Mattino, Il giorno, Libero) and magazines (Il Denaro (cover), Donna Moderna).

Recent publications

  • De Novo Design of Functional Proteins: Towards Artificial Hydrogenases

    • Faiella M
    • Roy A
    • Sommer D
    • et al.
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  • De novo design, synthesis and characterization of MP3, a new catalytic four-helix bundle heme-protein

    • M. Faiella* O
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Professional experience

Post-doc researcher

Arizona State University

November 2012 - Present

Post Doc

TU Delft-Akzo Nobel

April 2011 - October 2012(2 years)

research assistant

Universita` di Napoli Federico II

January 2011 - March 2011(2 months)

PhD

Universita` di Napoli Federico II

November 2007 - December 2010(3 years)

Education

PhD

Universita` di Napoli Federico II

November 2007 - December 2010(3 years)

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