Reviews, Book Chapters, and Editorials


A. I. Benítez-Mateos, M. L. Contente, D. Roura Padrosa, F. Paradisi “Flow biocatalysis 101: design, development and applications” Reaction Chemistry & Engineering 2021, 6, 599-611  (doi: 10.1039/D0RE00483A)

C. Heckmann, F. Paradisi “Looking back: A short history of enzyme discovery and how they became powerful chemical toolsChemCatChem 2020, 12, 6082-6102 (DOI: 10.1002/cctc.202001107

F. Paradisi, J.M. Woodley “How chemistry flows” Current Opinion in Green and Sustainable Chemistry, 2020, 25, 100389 (DOI: 10.1016/j.cogsc.2020.100389) (Editorial)

F. Paradisi “Flow Biocatalysis” Catalysts 2020, 10, 645 (DOI: (Editorial

M. Romero-Fernandez, F. Paradisi “Protein immobilization technology for flow biocatalysisCurrent Opinion in Chemical Biology2020, 55, 1-8 (DOI:

M. Romero-Fernandez, F. Paradisi “General overview on immobilisation techniques of enzymes for biocatalysis” in: Catalyst Immobilization: Methods and Applications, 2020, Ch 12, pg 409-436, John Wiley and Sons, ISBN: 9783527345090.

R. ul Haque, F. Paradisi, T. Allers “Haloferax volcanii for biotechnology applications: challenges, current state and perspectivesApplied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 2020, 104, 13711382 (DOI:

L. Tamborini, P. Fernandes, F. Paradisi, F. Molinari “Flow Bioreactors as Complementary Tools for Biocatalytic  Process Intensification” Trends in Biotechnology, 2018, 1, 73-88 (DOI:

F. Paradisi “Biocatalysis takes to flowChemistry Today, 2017, Vol. 35, pg 38-40 

P. Engel and F. Paradisi “Novel enzymes for biotransformation and resolution of alpha-amino acidsComprehensive Natural Products II Chemistry and Biology 2010, Vol. 5, pg 71-90, JC. Vederas Ed., Elsevier  

Conway, F. Paradisi, P. Engel “Synthesis of substituted derivatives of L-phenylalanine and of other non-natural L-amino acids using engineered mutants of phenylalanine dehydrogenase” Practical Methods in Biocatalysis and Biotransformations 2010, Vol. 6, pg 314-317, John Whittall & Peter W. Sutton Eds. (John Wiley)  

Giacomini, P. Galletti, F. Paradisi “A further step in the environmentally friendly synthesis of Profens” Innovations in Pharmaceutical Technology 2008, May issue, 78