- HBSc, MSc University of Calgary, Calgary AB
- PhD University of Alberta, Edmonton AB
Lignin metabolism by fungi and their enzymes, methanol generation, instrumental analysis. Biotechnological applications of woody biomass. Mitigation of fungal growth by antifungal agents. Plant protein degrading enzymes - in specific reference to seed germination and degradation of insect proteins in insectivorous plants.
|Iachetta, L., Malek, L., andRoss, B.M. 2010. The reactions of H3O+, NO+, and O2+ with several flavourant esters studied using selected ion flow tube mass spectrometry. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry. 24: 815-822, DOI: 10.1002/rcm.4439|
|Rosa, B.A., Malek, L., and Qin, W. 2009. The development of the pitcher plant Sarracenia purpurea into a potentially valuable recombinant protein production system. Biotechnology and Molecular Biology Reviews. 3(5): 105-|
|Moriyasu, Y. and Malek, L. 2004. Purification and characterization of the 2OS proteasome from alga Chara corallina (Charophyceae). J. Phycol. 40: 333-|
Krol, M., Hurry, V.M., Maxwell, D.P., Malek, L., Ivanov, A.G., and Huner, N.P.A. 2002. Low growth temperature inhibition of photsynthesis in cotyledons of jack pine seedlings (Pinus banksiana) is due to impaired chloroplast development. Can. J. Bot. 80: 1042-
Basset, G., Raymond, P., Malek, L., and Brouquisse, R. 2002. Changes in the expression and the enzymic properties of the 20s proteasome in sugar starved maize roots. Plant Physiology. 128: 1149-
Ligr, M., and Malek, L. 1997. Ubiquitin metabolism following cold-shock in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Physiol. Plantarum. 101: 865-871.