Publications

Post-2018 (*corresponding author)


Li J, Kwon YC, Lu Y and Moore SJ*. Editorial: Cell-Free Synthetic Biology (2021) Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology 9:1210. Frontiers - Cell-Free Synthetic Biology Volume I


Lai HE et al. A GenoChemetic strategy for derivatization of the violacein natural product scaffold (2021) ACS Chemical Biology 16(11):2116.


Toh M and Moore SJ* et al. A high-yield Streptomyces transcription-translation toolkit for synthetic biology and natural product applications (2021) JoVE 10.3791/63012


Moore SJ et al. High-yield ‘one-pot’ biosynthesis of raspberry ketone, a high-value fine chemical (2021) Synth. Biol. 6:ysab021


Moore SJ et al. Refactoring of a Synthetic Raspberry Ketone Pathway with EcoFlex (2021) Microb. Cell Factories 20: 1-11


Moore SJ*, Lai HE, Chee SM, Toh M, Coode, S, Capel P, Corre C, de los Santos ELC and Freemont PS*. A Streptomyces cell-free Toolkit for Synthetic Biology (2021) ACS Synth Biol 10: 402-411


Moore SJ*. Enzyme alchemy: cell-free synthetic biochemistry for natural products (2019) Emerging Topics in Biosciences 3: 529-535


Lai HE, Canavan C, Cameron L, Moore SJ, Danchenko M, Kuiken T, Sekeyová Z and Freemont PS. Synthetic biology and the United Nations (2019) Trends in Biotechnology 37: 1146-1151


PhD to Postdoctoral papers - 2013-2018


Moore SJ, MacDonald JT, Wienecke S, Ishwarbhai A, Tsipa A, Aw R, Kylilis N, Bell DJ, McClymont DW, Jensen K, Polizzi KM, Biedendieck R, Freemont PS. Rapid acquisition and model-based analysis of cell-free transcription-translation reactions from non-model bacteria (2018) PNAS 115: E4340-E4349


Moore SJ, MacDonald and Freemont PS. Cell-free synthetic biology for in vitro prototype engineering (2017) Biochemical Society Transactions 45: 785-791.


Moore SJ, Sowa ST, Schuchardt C, Deery E, Lawrence AD, Ramos JV, Billig S, Birkemeyer C, Chivers PT, Howard MJ, Rigby SEJ, Layer G and Warren MJ Elucidation of the biosynthesis of the methane catalyst coenzyme F430 (2017) Nature 543: 78-82


Moore SJ, Lai HE, Polizzi KM and Freemont PS. Streptomyces venezuelae TX-TL – a next generation cell-free synthetic biology tool (2017) Biotechnol J DOI: 10.1002/biot.201600678


Moore SJ, Lai HE, Kelwick RJR, Chee SM, Bell DJ, Polizzi KM and Freemont PS. EcoFlex: A multifunctional toolkit for E. coli synthetic biology (2016) ACS Synth Biol 5: 1059-1069

Kopniczky MB, Moore SJ and Freemont PS. Multilevel regulation and translational switches in synthetic biology (2015) IEEE Transactions 9: 485-496


Moore SJ, Mayer MJ, Biedendieck R, Deery E and Warren MJ. Towards a cell factory for vitamin B12 production in Bacillus megaterium: Bypassing of the cobalamin riboswitch control elements (2014) New Biotechnology 31: 553-61


Moore SJ, Lawrence AD, Biedendieck R, Deery E, Frank S, Howard MJ, Rigby SE, Warren MJ. Elucidation of the anaerobic pathway for the corrin component of cobalamin (vitamin B12) (2013) PNAS 110: 14906-14911


Moore SJ, Biedendieck R, Lawrence AD, Deery E, Howard MJ, Rigby SE, Warren MJ. Characterization of the enzyme CbiH60 involved in anaerobic ring contraction of the cobalamin (vitamin B12) biosynthetic pathway (2013) Journal of Biological Chemistry 288: 297-305


Moore SJ and Warren MJ. The anaerobic biosynthesis of vitamin B12 (2012) Biochemical Society Transactions 40: 581-586

Book Chapters


Lai HE, Moore SJ, Polizzi KM and Freemont PS. EcoFlex: A Multifunctional MoClo Kit for E. coli Synthetic Biology (2018) Springer Protocols: Synthetic Biology p429-444


Deery E, Frank S, Lawrence AD, Moore SJ, Schroeder S, and Warren MJ. Synthetic biology and a new era in metabolic engineering: From complex biochemical pathways to compartmentalized metabolic processes – a vitamin connection (2014) Encyclopedia of Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, Wiley