Christer Larsson

Professor at Chalmers, Biology and Biological Engineering, Systems and Synthetic Biology

Dr Christer Larsson is Professor at the division of Systems and Synthetic Biology. He has a long standing interest in yeast physiology, regulation of metabolic pathways and the importance of energy- and redox status of yeast cells. The research is applied in industrial bioethanol production projects as well as metabolic engineering projects for developing the yeast S. cerevisiae into a cell factory for production of various fuels and chemicals.

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Showing 47 publications

2018

Yeast mitochondria: An overview of mitochondrial biology and the potential of mitochondrial systems biology

Carl Malina, Christer Larsson, Jens B Nielsen
FEMS Yeast Research. Vol. 18 (5)
Introductory text in journal
2017

Toward a sustainable biorefinery using high-gravity technology

Charilaos Xiros, Mathias Janssen, Roberth Byström et al
Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining. Vol. 11 (1), p. 15-27
Journal article
2017

Expression of NADH-oxidases enhances ethylene productivity in Saccharomyces cerevisiae expressing the bacterial EFE

Nina Johansson, Karl Persson, Joakim Norbeck et al
Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering. Vol. 22 (2), p. 195-199
Journal article
2015

Coupled enzymatic hydrolysis and ethanol fermentation: ionic liquid pretreatment for enhanced yields

V. P. Soudham, D. G. Raut, I. Anugwom et al
Biotechnology for Biofuels. Vol. 8 (1)
Journal article
2014

Ethylene production in relation to nitrogen metabolism in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Nina Johansson, Karl Persson, Paul Quehl et al
FEMS Yeast Research. Vol. 14 (7), p. 1110-1118
Journal article
2014

Comparative sequence analysis and mutagenesis of Ethylene Forming Enzyme (EFE) 2-oxoglutarate/Fe(II)-dependent dioxygenase homologs

Nina Johansson, Karl Persson, Christer Larsson et al
BMC Biochemistry. Vol. 15 (1), p. Art. no. 22-
Journal article
2014

Fermentation performance and physiology of two strains of Saccharomyces cerevisiae during growth in high gravity spruce hydrolysate and spent sulphite liquor

Emma Johansson, Charilaos Xiros, Christer Larsson
BMC Biotechnology. Vol. 14, p. Art. no. 47-
Journal article
2014

Detoxification of acid pretreated spruce hydrolysates with ferrous sulfate and hydrogen peroxide improves enzymatic hydrolysis and fermentation

V. P. Soudham, Tomas Brandberg, J. P. Mikkola et al
Bioresource Technology. Vol. 166, p. 559-565
Journal article
2014

Production of 2-butanol through meso-2,3-butanediol consumption in lactic acid bacteria

PAYAM GHIACI, Francisca Lameiras, Joakim Norbeck et al
FEMS Microbiology Letters. Vol. 360 (1), p. 70-75
Journal article
2013

Metabolic engineering of yeast for production of fuels and chemicals

Jens B Nielsen, Christer Larsson, A. van Maris et al
Current Opinion in Biotechnology. Vol. 24 (3), p. 398-404
Journal article
2013

Biotechnological production of ethylene through expression of an ethylene forming enzyme (EFE) in S. cerevisiae is dependent on oxygen and nitrogen

Nina Johansson, Joakim Norbeck, Christer Larsson
Yeast. Vol. 30, p. 127-127
Magazine article
2013

Physiological adaptations of Saccharomyces cerevisiae evolved for improved butanol tolerance

PAYAM GHIACI, Joakim Norbeck, Christer Larsson
Biotechnology for Biofuels. Vol. 6 (101)
Journal article
2013

Identification of factors for improved ethylene production via the ethylene forming enzyme in chemostat cultures of Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Nina Johansson, Paul Quehl, Joakim Norbeck et al
Microbial Cell Factories. Vol. 12 (89)
Journal article
2012

Bioconversion of lignocellulosic hydrolysates: Strategies to overcome the inhibitory effects at High Gravity processes

Charilaos Xiros, Christer Larsson, Lisbeth Olsson
From Human Health to Biosustainability – Future Challenges for Life Science at Chalmers Nov. 19, 2012, Gothenburg, Sweden
Conference poster
2012

Nutrients supplementation enhances the process robustness under high gravity conditions

Charilaos Xiros, Christer Larsson, Lisbeth Olsson
TRI-BIO meeting
Conference poster
2012

High Gravity Biofuels: Process amelioration methods as tools to deepen our knowledge on the toxicity og lignocellulosic hydrolysates

Charilaos Xiros, Kjersti Claesson, Christer Larsson et al
Lignobiotech Symposium II, 14 Oct -17 Oct 2012, Fukuoka, Japan
Conference poster
2012

High Gravity Fermantation:Process optimization with regard to physiological requirements of yeast

Charilaos Xiros, Christer Larsson, Lisbeth Olsson
Advanced Biofuels in a biorefinery approach, Feb 28 - Mar 1 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark
Conference poster
2012

Growth tolerance of Zygomycetes Mucor indicus in orange peel hydrolysate without detoxification

Patrik R Lennartsson, Päivi Ylitervo, Christer Larsson et al
Process Biochemistry. Vol. 47 (5), p. 836-842
Journal article
2011

Influence of cultivation procedure for Saccharomyces cerevisiae used as pitching agent in industrial spent sulphite liquor fermentations

Emma Johansson, Tomas Brandberg, Christer Larsson
Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology. Vol. 38 (11), p. 1787-1792
Journal article
2011

Flux balance analysis for ethylene formation in genetically engineered Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Christer Larsson, Jacky L Snoep, Joakim Norbeck et al
IET Systems Biology. Vol. 5 (4), p. 245-251
Journal article
2011

Selective suppression of bacterial contaminants by process conditions during lignocellulose based yeast fermentations

Eva Albers, Emma Johansson, Carl Johan Franzén et al
Biotechnology for Biofuels. Vol. 4
Journal article
2010

Increasing cell biomass in Saccharomyces cerevisiae increases recombinant protein yield: the use of a respiratory strain as a microbial cell factory

Cecilia Ferndahl, N. Bonander, C. Logez et al
Microbial Cell Factories. Vol. 9
Journal article
2009

A comparison of stress tolerance in YPD and industrial lignocellulose-based medium among industrial and laboratory yeast strains

Eva Albers, Christer Larsson
Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology. Vol. 36 (8), p. 1085-1091
Journal article
2009

CARS microscopy of lipid stores in yeast: the impact of nutritional state and genetic background

Christian Brackmann, Joakim Norbeck, Madeleine Åkeson et al
Journal of Raman Spectroscopy. Vol. 40 (7), p. 748-756
Journal article
2008

Implementation of ethene formation in yeast studied in silico and experimentally

Eva Albers, Christer Larsson, Ivan Pirkov et al
Proceedings of 13th Workshop of International Study Group for Systems Biology (ISGSB), Denmark, p. 129-136
Conference contribution
2008

Fermentative capacity of dry active wine yeast requires an efficient oxidative stress response during industrial biomass growth

Roberto Pérez-Torrado, Rocío Gómez-Pastor, Christer Larsson et al
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. Vol. 81 (5), p. 951-960
Journal article
2008

Ethylene production by metabolic engineering of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Ivan Pirkov, Eva Albers, Joakim Norbeck et al
Metabolic Engineering. Vol. 10, p. 276-280
Journal article
2007

Characterization of glucose transport mutants of saccharomyces cerevisiae during a nutritional upshift reveals a correlation between metabolite levels and glycolytic flux

Daniel Bosch, Mikael Johansson, Cecilia Ferndahl et al
Fems Yeast research. Vol. 8, p. 10-25
Journal article
2007

Effect of nutrient starvation on the cellular composition and metabolic capacity of Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Eva Albers, Christer Larsson, Thomas Andlid et al
Applied Environmental Microbiology. Vol. 73 (15), p. 4839-4848
Journal article
2006

Metabolic responses to lactic or benzoic acid in Saccharomyces cerevisiae growing in carbon or nitrogen limited anaerobic chemostat cultures

Elisabeth Thomsson, Christer Larsson
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. Vol. 71, p. 533-542
Journal article
2005

Starvation response of Saccharomyces cerevisiae grown in anaerobic nitrogen- or carbon-limited chemostat cultures

Elisabeth Thomsson, Lena Gustafsson, Christer Larsson
Applied Environmental Microbiology. Vol. 71, p. 3007-3013
Journal article
2005

Rapamycin pre-treatment preserves viability, ATP level and catabolic capacity during carbon starvation of Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Elisabeth Thomsson, Maria Svensson, Christer Larsson
Yeast. Vol. 22, p. 615-623
Journal article
2005

Engineering of a novel Saccharomyces cerevisiae wine strain with a respiratory phenotype at high external glucose concentrations

Cecilia Henricsson, Maria de Jesus-Ferreira, Kristina Hedfalk et al
Applied and Environmental Microbiology. Vol. 71 (10), p. 6185-6192
Journal article
2005

Design of improved membrane protein production experiments: Quantitation of the host response

Nicklas Bonander, Kristina Hedfalk, Christer Larsson et al
Protein Science. Vol. 14, p. 1729-1740
Journal article
2005

Metabolic responses to lactic or benzoic acid in Saccharomyces cerevisiae growing in carbon or nitrogen limited anaerobic chemostat cultures

Elisabeth Thomsson, Christer Larsson
Applied Microbiology Biotechnology. Vol. In press
Journal article
2004

Role of hexose transport in control of glycolytic flux in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Karin Elbing, Christer Larsson, R Bill et al
Applied and Environmental Microbiology. Vol. 70 (9), p. 5323-5330
Journal article
2004

Switching the mode of metabolism in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae.

Karin Otterstedt, Christer Larsson, R Bill et al
EMBO Reports. Vol. 5 (5), p. 532-537
Journal article
2003

Carbon starvation can induce energy deprivation and a loss of fermentative capacity in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.

Elisabeth Thomsson, Christer Larsson, Eva Albers et al
Applied and Environmental Microbiology. Vol. 69, p. 3251-3257
Journal article
2002

Continuous estimation of product concentration with calorimetry and gas analysis during anaerobic fermentations of Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Eva Albers, Christer Larsson, Gunnar Lidén et al
Thermochim Acta. Vol. 394, p. 185-190
Journal article
1998

Anaerobic redox balance and nitrogen metabolism in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Eva Albers, Gunnar Lidén, Christer Larsson et al
Rec Res Devel in Microbiology. Vol. 2, p. 253-279
Magazine article
1996

Influence of the Nitrogen Source on Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Anaerobic Growth and Product Formation

Eva Albers, Christer Larsson, Gunnar Lidén et al
Applied and Environmental Microbiology. Vol. 62 (9), p. 3187-3195
Journal article
1996

Influence of the nitrogen source on Saccharomyces cerevisiae anaerobic growth and product formation

Eva Albers, Christer Larsson, Gunnar Lidén et al
Appl Environ Microbiol. Vol. 62, p. 3187-3195
Journal article
1993

Monitoring and control of batch and Fedbatch Cultures of Saccharomyces cerevisiae by Calorimetry

Christer Larsson, Gunnar Lidén, Anders Blomberg et al
Pure and Applied chemistry. Vol. 65 (9)
Journal article
1991

Calorimetric Control of Fed-Batch Cultures of Saccharomyces Cerevisiae,

Christer Larsson, Gunnar Lidén, Claes Niklasson et al
Bioprocess Engineering. Vol. 7 (151)
Journal article
1989

A Calorimetric and Fluorescence Study of a Batch Cultures of Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Gunnar Lidén, Christer Larsson, Lena Gustafsson et al
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. Vol. 31 (4), p. 355-357
Journal article

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