Adress: UMR FARE, 2 esplanade Roland-Garros, BP 224, 51686 Reims cedex 2, France
Phone: +33 (0)3 26 77 36 52
Fax: +33 (0)3 26 77 35 99
1998-2000 Post-doctorate, Reims Champagne Ardenne University
2000-2010 Assistant professor, Reims Champagne Ardenne University
Depuis 2010 Professor, Reims Champagne Ardenne University
1993 Master Enzymology, Bioconversion and Microbiology, Compiègne University of Technologies
1993-1996 PhD thesis in biochemistry and enzymology, Reims Champagne Ardenne University
2009 Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches, Reims Champagne Ardenne University
Biochemistry of saccharides and plant cell walls, biocatalysis, bioproduction of biomolecules
- Enzymatic fractionation of lignocellulosic biomass: production and characterization of new enzymes for lignocellulose fractionation; developement of enzymatic processes to fractionate lignocelluloses
- Developement of biocatalytic routes for the production of molecules of interest from lignocellulosic biomass : alkyl glycosides, sugar esters, anti-oxidants, bioactive molecules (anti-aging, prebiotics, …)
- Microbial production of biomolecules : enzymes, pigments
Teaching at bachelor to master degrees : white biotechnologies, biochemistry, biorefining
Since 2012 : responsable of the Master Biologie AgroSciences and of the specialty Biotechnologies Green Chemistry Biorefining (Reims champagne Ardenne University)
Since 2020: local coordinator (URCA) of the Master Erasmus mundus Bioceb - European Master in Biological and Chemical Engineering for a Sustainable Bioeconomy
M. Ochs, M. Muzard, R. Plantier-Royon, B. Estrine, C. Rémond. 2011. Enzymatic synthesis of alkyl b-D-xylosides and oligoxylosides from xylans and from hydrothermally pretreated wheat bran. Green Chemistry. 13(9): 2380-2388.
I. Boukari, M. O'Donohue, C. Rémond, B. Chabbert. 2012. Effect of lignin content on a GH11 endoxylanase acting on glucuronoarabinoxylan-lignin nanocomposites. Carbohydrate Polymers. 89 : 423-431.
H. Rakotoarivonina, B. Hermant, N. Monthé, C. Rémond. 2012. The hemicellulolytic enzyme arsenal of Thermobacillus xylanilyticus depends on the composition of biomass used for growth. Microbial Cell Factories. 11: 159.
M. Ochs, N. Belloy, M. Dauchez, M. Muzard, R. Plantier-Royon, C. Rémond. 2013. Role of hydrophobic residues in the aglycone binding subsite of a GH39 b-xylosidase in alkyl xylosides synthesis. Journal of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic. 96 : 21-26.
C. Brusa, M. Ochs, C. Rémond, M. Muzard, R. Plantier-Royon. 2014. Chemoenzymatic synthesis of « click » xylosides and xylobiosides from lignocellulosic biomass. RSC Advances. 4 : 9330-9338.
H. Rakotoarivonina, B. Hermant, N. Aubry, F. Rabenoelina, F. Baillieul, C. Rémond. 2014. Dynamic study of how the bacterial breakdown of plant cell walls allows the reconstitution of efficient hemicellulasic cocktails. Bioresource Technology 170: 331–341.
H. Rakotoarivonina, B. Hermant, N. Aubry, C. Rémond. 2015. Engineering the hydrophobic residues of a GH11 xylanase impacts its adsorption onto lignin and its thermostability. Enzyme and Microbial Technology. 81 : 47-55.
C. Brusa, M. Muzard, C. Rémond, R. Plantier-Royon. 2015. β-xylopyranosides: Synthesis and Applications. RCS Advances. 5: 91026 – 91055.
S. Dupoiron, ML. Lameloise, M. Pommet, O.Bennaceur, R. Lewandowski, F. Allais, A. R. S. Teixeira, C. Rémond, H. Rakotoarivonina. A novel and integrative process: From enzymatic fractionation of wheat bran with a hemicellulasic cocktail to the recovery of ferulic acid by weak anion exchange resin. 2017. Industrial Crops and Products. 105: 148-155.
K. Kansou, C. Rémond, G. Paës, E. Bonnin, J. Tayeb, B. Bredeweg. Testing scientific models using Qualitative Reasoning: Application to cellulose hydrolysis. 2017. Scientific Reports. 7: 17122.
E. Husson, T. Auxenfans, M. Herbaut, M. Baralle, V. Lambertyn, H. Rakotoarivonina, C. Rémond, C. Sarazin. Sequential and simultaneous strategies for biorefining of wheat straw using room temperature ionic liquids, xylanases and cellulases. 2018. Bioresource Technology. 251 : 280-287.
T. Méline, M. Muzard, M. Deleu, H. Rakotoarivonina, R. Plantier-Royon, C. Rémond. D-Xylose and L-arabinose laurate esters: Enzymatic synthesis, characterization and physico-chemical properties. 2018. Enzyme Microbial Technology. 112 : 14-21.
S. Dupoiron, M.L. Lameloise, M. Bedu, R. Lewandowski, C. Fargues, F. Allais, A. Teixeira, H. Rakotoarivonina, C. Rémond. Recovering ferulic acid from wheat bran enzymatic hydrolysate by a novel and non-thermal process associating weak anion-exchange and electrodialysis. 2018. Separation and Purification Technology. 200: 75-83.
C. Brusa, N. Belloy, D. Gérard, M. Muzard, M. Dauchez, R. Plantier-Royon, C. Rémond. Exploring the aglycone subsite of a GH11 xylanase for the synthesis of xylosides by transglycosylation reactions. J. Biotechnol. 2018. 272-273 : 56-63.
M. Araya-Farias, E. Husson, J. Saavedra-Torrico, D. Gérard, R. Roulard, I. Gosselin, H. Rakotoarivonina, V. Lambertyn, C. Rémond and C. Sarazin. Wheat bran pretreatment by room temperature ionic liquid-water mixture: optimization of process conditions by PLS-Surface Response Design. Frontiers in Chemistry. 2019. 7: 585.
L. Besaury and C. Rémond. Draft genome of Saccharibacillus sp. WB 17, isolated from wheat phyllosphere. Microbiology Resource Announcements. 2020. 9 (7).
D. Gérard, T. Méline, M. Muzard, M. Deleu, R. Plantier-Royon, C. Rémond. Enzymatically-synthesized xylo-oligosaccharides laurate esters as surfactants of interest. Carbohydrate Research. 2020. 495: 108090.
C. Jocquel, M. Muzard, R. Plantier-Royon, C. Rémond. An integrated enzymatic approach to produce pentyl xylosides and glucose/xylose laurate esters from wheat bran. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology. 2021. 9: 647422. doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2021.647442
PhD thesis supervisor
- 2006-2010, I. Boukari
Definition of the criteria responsible for the efficiency of a xylanase for the hydrolysis of complex and insoluble lignocellulosic substrates.
- 2008-2011, Y. Zhang
Study of the structures-properties relationships of films based on arabinoxylans isolated from agricultural co-products.
- 2008-2012, M. Ochs (collaboration ICMR, Reims)
Enzymatic synthesis of alkyl pentosides and oligopentosides
- 2011-2014, P.V. Revol
Study of the hemicellulolytic system of Thermobacillus xylanilyticus and application of its enzymes for the fractionation of plant cell walls
- 2012-2015, C. Brusa (collaboration ICMR, Reims)
Xylosides with aromatic aglycons parts and functional xylosides : enzymatic or chemo-enzymatic synthesis and biological evaluation.
- 2014-2017, S. Dupoiron-Cony
Enzymatic deconstruction of xylans from lignocellulosic biomasses and eco-friendly purification of the different fractions from hydrolysis.
- 2014-2017, T. Méline
Production of sugar esters from wheat bran.
- 2017-2021, R. Bouchat (collaboration with Université de Liège, Belgium)
Optimization of the culture of a thermophilic bacterium into bioreactors for the production of hemicellulases and the valorization of xylans from lignocellulosic biomasses.
- 2017-2021, K. Rios Rios (collaboration with VITO, Belgium)
Production and functionalization of xylo-oligosaccharides into biologically active compounds: development of a continuous enzymatic process by combining biocatalysis and membrane technology.
- 2019-2022, M. Cassarini
Study of the microbial production of pigments during lignocellulosic biomass fractionation.
- 2021-2024, J. D. Restrepo Leal (collaboration with chaire Maldive, RIBP, Reims)
Optimization of production and purification of effectors from Botryosphaeriacees to control their phytopathogenicity and to explore their enzymes for biorefining.
- Depuis 2012 Head deputy of UMR FARE
- Depuis 2016 Head of the Chair AFERE-Agro-Ressources Fermentation Enzymes
Coordination of research projects :
- 2006-2009 ANR Bioenergies HemiLi project « Study and reduction of hemicellulases-lignine interactions to develop pretreatment and fractionation processes for the lignocellulosic biomass ».
4 partners : FARE Reims, UMR 792 INRA-INSAT-CNRS Toulouse, UMR 5546 UPS-CNRS-INRA Lusignan, ESBS UMR 7175 ULPS-CNRS Illkirch
- 2017-2020 INTERREG V Valbran project « Wheat bran valorization into biosurfactants ».
3 french partners: URCA, UMR GEC UPJV Amiens, Pôle IAR ; 6 belgian partners : AgroBioTech Gembloux, Vito, Valbiom, Inagro, Greenwin, Catalisti
- 2021-2023 Carnot 3BCAR et Qualiment ColorANTH project « Optimized extraction of anthocyanes from grapevine residues and improvement of their functionality as dye and anti-oxidant » 3 partners : FARE-AFERE Reims, LBE Narbonne, SQPOV Avignon