Publicaciones Científicas


Publicaciones 2022

  1. Adaptive mitochondrial genome functioning in ecologically different farm-impacted natural seedbeds of the endemic blue mussel Mytilus chilensis. Marco Yevenes, Gustavo Nuñez-Acuña, Cristian Gallardo-Escárate, Gonzalo Gajardo. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part D: Genomics and Proteomics 2022(42),
  2. Analytical performance of Compton/Rayleigh signal ratio by total reflection X-ray fluorescence (TXRF): A potential methodological tool for sample differentiation". Mennickent, D., Castillo, R. d. P., Araya, J., Neira, J. Y. X-Ray Spectrom 2022, 51(2):142-150,
  3. Comparative Study of Metabolomic Profile and Antioxidant Content of Adult and In Vitro Leaves of Aristotelia chilensis. Crisóstomo-Ayala KA, Sabater-Jara AB, Pérez Manriquez C, Ferreres F, Gil-Izquierdo Á, Pedreño MÁ, Hernández de la Torre M, Sanchez-Olate M, Ríos Leal DG. 2022; 11(1):37.
  4. Distributional homogeneity and penetration depth assessment of antibiotic added by surface coating to pellets with mid Infrared imaging and multivariate curve resolution. Camila Y. Bastidas, Rosario del P. Castillo, José Manuel Amigo, Carlos von Plessing, José Troncoso. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 2022 (271)- 120864.
  5. Effect of light intensity on steviol glycosides production in leaves of Stevia rebaudiana plants. Vives Hernández K, Moreno-Romero J, Hernández de la Torre M, Pérez Manríquez C, Ríos Leal D, Martínez-Garcia JF. Phytochemistry 2022, 194, 113027.
  6. Method for Calcium Carbonate Deposition inWood That Increases Carbon Dioxide Concentration and Fire Resistance. Vicente Hernández, Romina Romero, David Contreras, Sebastian Arias. Coatings 2022, 12(1), 72;
  7. Microplastic pollution on the soil and its consequences on the nitrogen cycle: A Review. Riveros, G., Urrutia, H., Araya, J., Zagal, E., Schoebitz, M. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2022 6):7997-8011. DOI 10.1007/s11356-021-17681-2.
  8. Proximity ligation strategy for the genomic reconstruction of microbial communities associated with the ectoparasite Caligus rogercresseyi. Valenzuela-Miranda, D., Gonçalves, A.T., Valenzuela-Muñoz, V. et al.Sci Rep 12, 783 (2022).
  9. Quantifying key parameters related to the life cycle of Caligus rogercresseyi. Jaewoon Jeong, Gregor F.McEwan, Gabriel Arriagada, Cristian Gallardo-Escárate, Crawford W.Revie. Journal of Fish Diseases, 2022, 45(1):219-224. doi: 10.1111/jfd.13535.
  10. Sensitivity assessment to azamethiphos by time-to-response bioassay and biomarkers in the sea louse Caligus rogercresseyi, Constanza Sáez-Vera, Gustavo Núñez-Acuña, Cristian Gallardo-Escárate. Aquaculture 2022(546), 737340.
  11. Whole-genome expression approach for transcriptome analysis reveals novel insights of transposon genes and non-coding RNAs during Atlantic salmon seawater adaptation. Valentina Valenzuela-Muñoz, Cristian Gallardo-Escárate, Bárbara P. Benavente, Diego Valenzuela-Miranda, Gustavo Nuñez-Acuña, Hugo Escobar-Sepulveda and Juan Antonio


 Publicaciones 2021


  1. A review on the lignin biopolymer and its integration in the elaboration of sustainable materials. Vásquez-Garay, F., Carrillo-Varela, I., Vidal, C., Reyes-Contreras, P., Faccini, M., Mendonça, R.T. Sustainability 2021, 13(5), 2697.
  2. A Study of UVER in Santiago, Chile Based on Long-Term In Situ Measurements (Five Years) and Empirical Modelling. Gonzalez-Rodriguez, L , de Oliveira, AP , Rodriguez-Lopez, L., Rosas, J. Contreras, D., Baeza, AC. Energies 2021, 14(2), 368;
  3. Adaptive Differences in Gene Expression in Farm-Impacted Seedbeds of the Native Blue Mussel Mytilus chilensis. Marco Yevenes, Gustavo Nuñez-Acuña, Cristian Gallardo-Escárate, Gonzalo Gajardo. Front. Genet., 2021.
  4. Pino-Torres, César, Castillo-Felices, Rosario, Mundaca-Uribe, Rodolfo, Mendez-Herrera, Paola, Aranda-Bustos, Mario, & Peña-Farfal, Carlos. (2021). Development and assesment of spectroscopy methodologies and chemometrics strategies to detect pharmaceuticals blend endpoint in a pharmaceutical powder blend. . Journal of the Chilean Chemical Society, 66(4), 5387-5397.
  5. Antagonistic activity of endophytic actinobacteria from native potatoes (Solanum tuberosum subsp. tuberosum L.) against Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum and Pectobacterium atrosepticum. Padilla-Gálvez N, Luengo-Uribe P, Mancilla S, Maurin A, Torres C, Ruiz P, France A, Acuña I, Urrutia H. BMC Microbiol 21, 335 (2021).
  6. Behavioural Fever Promotes an Inflammatory Reflex Circuit in Ectotherms. Sanhueza N, Fuentes R, Aguilar A, Carnicero B, Vega K, Muñoz D, Contreras D, Moreno N, Troncoso E, Mercado L, Morales-Lange B, Boltana S. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 2021; 22(16):8860.
  7. bHLH Transcription Factors Undergo Alternative Splicing During Cold Acclimation in a Eucalyptus hybrid. Héctor Apablaza, Myriam Solís, Daniel Conejera, Alexis Fonseca, Jorge Cid, Estefanía Tarifeño-Saldivia, Sofía Valenzuela, Veronica Emhart & Marta Fernández. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter. 2021.
  8. Carbazole-diazafluorene bipolar fluorophores: Synthesis, thermal stability, optical and electrochemical properties. hakrishnan Sivakumar, Arumugam Manivel, David Contreras, Manidurai Paulraj. Journal of Luminescence 2021, 236. 10.3389/fcimb.2021.755496
  9. Chemical induction of polyploidy increases astaxanthin accumulation capacity in the microalgae Haematococcus Lacustris (Gir.Chantr.) Cristian Agurto: Regis Le-Feuvre, Priscila Moraga-Suazo, Javiera González-Durán, Sergio San Martin, Alvaro Valdevenito, Vitalia Henríquez, Verónica Rojas, Andres Agurto and Cristian Agurto-Muñoz. Algal Research, 2021, 59, 102465.
  10. Chimeric protein IPath® with chelating activity improves Atlantic salmon behavior to pathogens infections. Valentina Valenzuela-Muñoz, Bárbara P.Benavente, Antonio Casuso, Yeny Leal and Cristian Gallardo-Escárate. Vaccines 2021, 9(4), 361;
  11. Chromosome-scale genome assembly of the sea louse Caligus rogercresseyi bye SMRT sequencing and Hi-C analysis. Cristian Gallardo-Escárate, Valentina Valenzuela-Muñoz, Gustavo Nuñez-Acuña, Diego Valenzuela-Miranda, Ana Teresa Goncalves, Hugo Escobar-Sepulveda, Ivan Liachko, Bradley Nelson, Steven Roberts & Wesley Warren. Sci Data 8, 60 (2021).
  12. Color fastness of fabrics after dyeing with fungal dyes. Vicente Hernández, Ángela Machuca, Nicole Sagredo, Felipe Galleguillos. International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology, 2021, 33(2): 232-240.
  13. Comparative assessment of cellulose nanofibers and calcium alginate beads for continuous Cu(II) adsorption in packed columns: the influence of water and surface hydrophobicity. Fiol, N., Tarrés, Q., Vásquez, M.G., Pereira, M.A., Mendonça, R.T., Mutjé, P., Delgado-Aguilar, M. Cellulose 2021, 28: 4327–4344.
  14. Comprehensive Transcriptome Analyses in Sea Louse Reveal Novel Delousing drug responses through MicroRNA regulation. Gustavo Nuñez-Acuña, Valentina Valenzuela-Muñoz, Diego Valenzuela-Miranda, Cristian Gallardo-Escárate. Marine Biotechnology 2021, 23(5):710-723. DOI: 10.1007/s10126-021-10058-z
  15. Confocal laser scanning microscopy as a novel tool of hyperspectral imaging for the localization and quantification of fluorescent active principles in pharmaceutical solid dosage forms. Microchemical Journal, 2021 (168), 106479. Mario I. Sanhueza, Rosario del P. Castillo*, M.F. Meléndrez, Carlos von Plessing, JoannaTereszczuk, Germán Osorio, Carlos Peña-Farfal, Marcos Fernández, José Y.Neira. Microchemical Journal, 2021 (168), 106479.
  16. Current analytical techniques for the characterization of lipophilic bioactive compounds from microalgae extracts. Pavón Pérez, J., Agurto Muñoz, A., Punto Figueroa, C., & AgurtoMuñoz, C. Biomass and Bioenergy, 2021, 149,106078,
  17. Determination of equilibrium constants of iron(iii)-1,2-dihydroxybenzene complexes and the relationship between calculated iron speciation and degradation of rhodamine B. Adolfo Henríquez, Pablo Salgado, Milenka Albornoz,   Victoria Melín,   Héctor D. Mansilla,   Lorena Cornejo-Ponce  and  David Contreras. New J. Chem. 2021, 45, 15912-15919.
  18. Effect of a Sono-Thermal Pre-treatment Over Methane Production, Specific Activities and the Microbial Community of Sludge Anaerobic Digesters. Neumann P., López D., Ruiz-Tagle N., Sossa K. and Vidal G. Waste and Biomass Valorization (WAVE) 12, 1927–1941.
  19. Effects on Lignin Redistribution in Eucalyptus globulus Fibres Pre-Treated by Steam Explosion: A Microscale Study to Cellulose Accessibility.  Troncoso-Ortega, E.; Castillo, R.d.P.; Reyes-Contreras, P.; Castaño-Rivera, P.; Teixeira Mendonça, R.; Schiappacasse, N.; Parra, C. Biomolecules 2021, 11, 507.
  20. Extracellular Polymeric Substances (EPS) produced by Streptomyces sp. biofilms: Chemical composition and anticancer properties. Urrutia Homero, Gonzalo Tortella, E. Sandoval, Sergio A. Cuozzo. Microbiological Research, 2021, 253, DOI: 10.1016/j.micres.2021.126877
  21. Glassy Carbon Electrode Modified with C/Au Nanostructured Materials for Simultaneous Determination of Hydroquinone and Catechol in Water Matrices. Piña, S.; Candia-Onfray, C.; Hassan, N.; Jara-Ulloa, P.; Contreras, D.; Salazar, R. Chemosensors 2021, 9(5), 88;
  22. Influence of lignin distribution, physicochemical characteristics and microstructure on the quality of biofuel pellets made from four different types of biomass. Pegoretti, H., Muñoz, F., Mendonça, R.T., Sáez, K., Olave, R., Segura, C., Souza, D.P.L., Protásio, T.P., Rodríguez-Soalleiro, R. Renewable Energy 2021, 163: 1802-1816.
  23. Interferon Gamma Induces the Increase of Cell-Surface Markers (CD80/86, CD83 and MHC-II) in Splenocytes From Atlantic Salmon. Morales-Lange Byron, Ramírez-Cepeda Felipe, Schmitt Paulina, Guzmán Fanny, Lagos Leidy, Øverland Margareth, Wong-Benito Valentina, Imarai Mónica, Fuentes Derie, Boltaña Sebastián, Alcaíno Javier, Soto Carlos, Mercado Luis. Frontiers in Immunology, 2021, 12.
  24. Microwave synthesis of β-Cu2V2O7 nanorods: structural, electrochemical supercapacitance, and photocatalytic properties. Muthamizh, J. Yesuraj, R. Jayavel, D. Contreras, K. Arul Varman & R. V. Mangalaraja. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 2021, 32:2744–2756. DOI: 10.1007/s10854-020-05007-w
  25. Native Species Facing Climate Changes: Response of Calafate Berries to Low Temperature and UV Radiation. Romero-Román, M.E., Schoebitz, M., Bastías, R.M., ...García-Viguera, C., López-Belchi, M.D. Foods 2021, 10(1), 196. DOI: 10.3390/foods10010196
  26. Overview of toxic cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins in Ibero-American freshwaters: Challenges for risk management and opportunities for removal by advanced technologies. Macarena Munoz, Samuel Cirés, Zahara M. de Pedro, José Ángel Colina, Yineth Velásquez-Figueroa, Javier Carmona-Jiménez, Angela Caro-Borrero, Anthony Salazar, Mónica-Cecilia Santa María Fuster, David Contreras, Elvira Perona, Antonio Quesada, Jose A. Casas, Science of The Total Environment 2021, 761, 143197.
  27. Phenolic Compounds in Calafate Berries Encapsulated by Spray Drying: Neuroprotection Potential into the Ingredient. Romero-Román, M.E., Schoebitz, M., Fuentealba, J., García-Viguera, C., Belchí, M.D.L. Antioxidants 2021, 10(11), 1830. DOI: 10.3390/antiox10111830
  28. Piscirickettsia salmonis Produces a N-Acetyl-L-Homoserine Lactone as a Bacterial Quorum Sensing System-Related Molecule. Ruiz Pamela, Sepulveda Daniela, Vidal José Miguel, Romero Romina, Contreras David, Barros Javier, Carrasco Carlos, Ruiz-Tagle Nathaly, Romero Alex, Urrutia Homero, Oliver Cristian. Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology, 2021, 11: 755496. 10.3389/fcimb.2021.755496
  29. Role of β-CD Macromolecule Anchored to α-Fe2O3/TiO2 on the Selectivity and Partial Oxidation of Guaiacol to Add-Value Products. Nicole Espinoza-Villalobos, Susana Rojas, Ricardo Andrés Salazar, David Contreras, Nestor Escalona, Elizabeth Vergara, Miguel Angel Laguna-Bercero, Fernando Mendizabal, and Lorena Barrientos. ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2021, 9, 34: 11427–11438.
  30. Seasonal changes in photosynthesis, phenolic content, antioxidant activity, and anatomy of apical and basal leaves of Aristotelia chilensis. Crisóstomo-Ayala K, Hernández de la Torre M, Pedreño MA, Hernández JA, Pérez C, Bustos E, Sánchez-Olate M, Ríos D. Biologia Plantarum 65:342-350, 2021. DOI: 10.32615/bp.2021.052
  31. Selective photocatalytic conversion of guaiacol using g-C3N4 metal free nanosheets photocatalyst to add-value products. D. Rojas, N. Espinoza-Villalobos, R. Salazar, N. Escalona, D. Contreras, V. Melin, M.A. Laguna-Bercero, M. Sánchez-A. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry, 2021, 421, 113513.
  32. Spray-Dried Formulations Rich in Malvidin from Tintorera Grape Wastes: Characterization, Stability, and Storage. López-Belchí MD, Caamaño EF, Pascual G, Noriega F, Fierro-Morales P, Romero-Román ME, Jara P, Schoebitz M, Serra I, Moreno DA. Processes 2021, 9(3), 518. DOI: 10.3390/pr9030518
  33. Sulfomethylation of radiata pine kraft lignin and its use as a molybdenite depressant in selective chalcopyrite-molybdenite separation by flotation. Vidal, C., Carrillo-Varela, I., Reyes-Contreras, P., Gutiérrez, L., Mendonça, R.T. BioResources 16(3), 5646-5666.
  34. The wastewater microbiome: A novel insight for COVID-19 surveillance. Cristian Gallardo-Escárate, Valentina Valenzuela-Muñoz, Gustavo Nuñez-Acuña, Diego Valenzuela-Miranda, Bárbara P. Benavente, Constanza Sáez-Vera, Homero Urrutia, Beatriz Novoa, Antonio Figueras, Steven Roberts, Paulina Assmann, Marta Bravo. Science of The Total Environment. 2021, 764, 142867.
  35. Therapeutic uses of natural astaxanthin: An evidence-based review focused on human clinical trials. Donoso, A., González-Durán, J., Agurto-Muñoz, A., González, P. A., & Agurto-Muñoz, C. Pharmacological Research.
  36. Transcriptome and morphological analysis in Caligus rogercresseyi uncover the effects of Atlantic salmon vaccination with Ipath. Valentina Valenzuela-Muñoz, Barbara P. Benavente, Antonio Casuso, Yeny Leal, Diego Valenzuela-Miranda, Gustavo Nuñez-Acuña, Constanza Saez-Vera, Cristian Gallardo-Escárate. Fish and Shellfish Immunology, 2021, 117: 169-178. doi: 10.1016/j.fsi.2021.08.005
  37. Transcriptome profiling of long non-coding RNAs during the Atlantic salmon smoltification process. Valentina Valenzuela-Muñoz, Juan Antonio Valdes, Cristian Gallardo-Escárate. Marine Biotechnology, 2021, 23: 308–320.
  38. Transcriptomic analysis reveals a Piscirickettsia salmonis- induced early inflammatory response in reinbow trout skeletal muscle. Victoria Carrizo, Cristian A. Valenzuela, Camila Aros, Phillip Dettleff, Valentina Valenzuela-Muñoz, Cristian Gallardo-Escárate, Claudia Altamirano, Alfredo Molina, Juan Antonio Valdes. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology-Part D: Genomics and Proteomics.
  39. Trypsin Genes Are Regulated through the miRNA Bantam and Associated with Drug Sensitivity in the Sea Louse Caligus rogercresseyi. Gustavo Nuñez-Acuña, Valentina Valezuela-Muñoz, Crisleri Carrera-Naipil, Constanza Saez-Vera, Bárbara P. Benavente, Diego Valenzuela-Miranda and Cristian Gallardo-Escárate. Non-Coding RNA 2021, 7(4), 76;
  40. Ultraviolet erythemal radiation in Central Chile: direct and indirect implication for public health. Lisdelys González-Rodríguez, Jorge Jiménez, Lien Rodríguez-López, Amauri Pereira de Oliveira, Ana Carolina Baeza, David Contreras & Laura Pérez-Hernández. Air Qual Atmos Health 2021, 14: 1533–1548.
  41. Viral Infection Drives the Regulation of Feeding Behavior Related Genes in Salmo salar. Muñoz, D., Fuentes, R., Carnicero, B., Aguilar, A., Sanhueza, N., San-Martin, S., Agurto, C., Donoso, A., Valdivia, L., Miguez, JM., Tort, L. & Boltana, S. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2021, 22(21), 11391;
  42. Phylogeography of the wide-host range panglobal plant pathogen Phytophthora cinnamomi. Shankar K Shakya, Niklaus J Grünwald, Valerie J Fieland, Brian J Knaus, Jerry E Weiland, Cristiana Maia, André Drenth, David I Guest, Edward C Y Liew, Colin Crane, Tun-Tschu Chang, Chuen-Hsu Fu, Nguyen Minh Chi, Pham Quang Thu, Bruno Scanu, Eugenio Sanfuentes von Stowasser, Álvaro Durán, Marilia Horta Jung, Thomas Jung. Molecular Ecology 2021, 30(20):5164-5178.
  43. Humoral immune responses against seasonal coronaviruses predict efficiency of SARS-CoV-2 spike targeting, FcγR activation, and corresponding COVID-19 disease severity. Jose L. Garrido, Matias Medina, Felipe Bravo, Sarah McGee, Francisco Fuentes, Mario Calvo, James W. Bowman, Christopher D. Bahl, Maria Inés Barría, Rebecca A. Brachman, Raymond A. Alvarez. bioRxiv 2021.09.14.460338; doi:
  44. Cytokine Profiles and Antibody Response Associated to Choclo Orthohantavirus Infection. Salinas Tybbysay P., Garrido Jose L., Salazar Jacqueline R., Gonzalez Publio, Zambrano Nicole, Fuentes-Villalobos Francisco, Bravo Felipe, Fica-Leon Victor, Salas-Burgos Alexis, Calvo Mario, Alvarez Raymond, Armien Blas, Barria Maria Ines. Front. Immunol., 19, 2021.


 Publicaciones 2020

  1.  Anti-herpetic Activity of Macrocystis pyrifera and Durvillaea antarctica Algae Extracts Against HSV-1 and HSV-2. Castillo, L. F. Duarte, N. Corrales , D. M. Álvarez , M. A. Farías , A. Henríquez , P. C. Smith, C. Agurto-Muñoz and P. A. González. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2020. 11:2006. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2020.02006 
  2. Assessment of the use of lignosulfonates to separate chalcopyrite and molybdenite by flotation.Gutierrez, L., Uribe, L., Hernandez, V., Vidal, C., Mendonça, R.T. Powder Technology 2020,359(1):216-225.
  3. Biotechnological potential of Phaeodactylum tricornutum for biorefinery processes. Branco-Vieira, S. San Martin, C.Agurto, M. A.V.Freitas, A. A.Martins, T. M.Mata. Fuel 268. 2020, 117357.
  4. Biotechnology Applied to Haematococcus pluvialis Fotow. Challenges and prospects for the Enhancement of Astaxanthin Accumulation.  Le-Feuvre, R., Moraga-Suazo, P., Gonzalez, J., San Martin, S., Henriquez, V., Donoso A., Agurto, C. Journal of Applied Phycology 2020, 32:3831-52.
  5. Brain microRNAs in rainbow trout are modulated by functional additives and fish density. T. Gonçalves, V. Valenzuela-Muñoz, C. Gallardo-Escárate. Aquaculture.2020, 519- 734754.
  6. Current Antivirals and Novel Botanical Molecules Interfering With Herpes Simplex Virus Infection. Álvarez, D. M;Castillo, E.;Duarte, L. F; Arriagada, J. ;Corrales, N.; Farías, M. A; Henríquez, A.; Agurto-Muñoz, C.; González, P. A. Frontiers in Microbiology 2020,  10.3389/fmicb.2020.00139  
  7. Cytochrome respiration pathway and sulphur metabolism sustain stress tolerance to low temperature in the Antarctic species Colobanthus quitensis. Moreno M, Omranian N, Sáez PL, Figueroa C, Del-Saz N, Elso M, Poblete L, Orf I, Cuadros A, Cavieres L, Bravo L, Fernie , Ribas-Carbo M, Flexas, J, Nikoloski Z, Brotman Y, Gago J.  New Phytologist  2020, 225: 754-768.
  8. Determination of antioxidant capacity (ORAC) of Greigia sphacelata and correlation with voltammetric methods. Aravena-Sanhueza, M. Pérez-Rivera, R. Castillo-Felices, R. Mundaca-Uribe, M. Aranda Bustos and C. Peña Farfal. Journal of the Chilean Chemical Society 2020, 65(3):4925-4928.
  9. Differential CD4 T Regulatory Cell Phenotype Induced by Andes Hantavirus Glycoprotein. Saavedra F, Garrido JL, Fuentes-Villalobos F, Calvo M, Riquelme R, Rioseco ML, Chahín C, Ferreira L, Alvarez R, Nova-Lamperti E, Barria MI. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2020, 10:430. doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2020.00430
  10. Effect of lignin and hemicellulose on the properties of lignocellulose nanofibril suspensions. Albornoz-Palma, G., Ching, D., Valerio, O., Mendonça, R.T., Pereira, M. Cellulose 2020, 27(18):10631-10647.
  11. Effect of phosphorous and calcium concentration on morpho-physiological attributesand root growth potential of Aextoxicon punctatum plants produced by covered rootduring hardening stage. González, D. Ríos, K. Peña-Rojas, E. García. M. Acevedo, E.Cartes, M. Sánchez-Olate . 2020. BOSQUE 41(2): 137-146, 2020.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
  12. Evaluation of NIR and Raman spectroscopies for the quality analytical control of a solid pharmaceutical formulation with three active ingredients. Pino-Torres, S. Maspoch, R. Castillo-Felices, M. Pérez-Rivera, M. Aranda-Bustos, C. Peña-Farfal. Microchemical Journal 2020,154,104576.
  13. Formation of biofilms of the salmon pathogen Flavobacterium psychrophilum in different surfaces using the CDC biofilm reactor. Vidal J. M. ; Miranda C. ; De la Fuente M. ; Alarcon M. ; Aroca G. ; Sossa K.; Ruiz P.; Urrutia H. Aquaculture 514. Article 734459    DOI: 10.1016/j.aquaculture.2019.734459
  14. Fourier-transform infrared imaging and multivariate analysis for direct identification of principal polysaccharides in brown seaweeds. Beratto-Ramos, C. Agurto-Muñoz, J. P. Vargas-Montalba, R. Castillo. Carbohydrate Polymers, 2020, 115561,
  15. Impact of oenological antioxidant substances on the formation of 1-hydroxyethyl radical and phenolic composition in SO2 free red wines. Marchante, K. Márquez, D. Contreras, P.M. Izquierdo- Cañas, E. García-Romero, M. C. Díaz-Maroto. Journal of The Science of Food and Agriculture. 2020, 100: 3401-3407. DOI: 10.1002/jsfa.10374
  16. Induced-iron overdose modulate the immune response in Atlantic salmon increasing the susceptibility to Piscirickettsia salmonis infection. Valenzuela-Muñoz, V., Valenzuela-Miranda D., Gonçalves, AT., Novoa B., Figueras, A., Gallardo-Escárate. 2020, 521- 735058.
  17. Insights on early mutational events in SARS-CoV-2 virus reveal founder effects across geographical regions. Farkas C, Fuentes-Villalobos F, Garrido JL, Haigh J, Barría MI. PeerJ. 2020, 221;8:e9255 
  18. Potential Involvement of lncRNAs in the Modulation of the Transcriptome Response to Nodavirus Challenge in European Sea Bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) 2020, Pereiro, P., Lama, R., Valenzuela-Muñoz, V., Gallardo-Escárate, C., Figueras, A., & Novoa, B. Biology. 9: 165. 10.3390/biology9070165
  19. Large π-Conjugated Condensed Perylene-based Aromatic Polyimide as Organic Cathode for Lithium-Ion Batteries. M, R, Raj, R, V, Mangalaraja, G, Lee, D, Contreras, M, V, Reddy and K,Zaghibg. ACS Applied Energy Materials. 2020, 3(7): 6511-6524. DOI: 
  20. Lignocellulosic biomass as a substrate for oleaginous microorganisms: A review. Valdés, G., Mendonça, R.T., Aggelis, G.. Applied Sciences 2020, 10(21):7698.
  21. Linking stress coping styles with brain mRNA abundance of selected transcripts for Senegalese sole (Solea senegalensis) juveniles. Fatsini E, Rey Planellas S, Ibarra Zatarain Z, Boltaña S, MacKenzie S, Duncan N,  Physiology & Behavior, 2020, 213- 112724.
  22. Lipid recovery from oleaginous yeasts: Perspectives and challenges for industrial applications. M, Khot, G, Raut, D, Ghosh, M, Alarcón-Vivero, D, Contreras, A, Ravikumar. 2020, 259: 116292.
  23. Long-term serial culture of Piscirickettsia salmonis leads to a genomic and transcriptomic reorganization affecting bacterial virulence. D, Valenzuela-Miranda, C, Carrera and C,Gallardo-Escárate. Aquaculture 2020, 529-735634.
  24. Low temperature tolerance of the Antarctic species Deschampsia antarctica: a complex metabolic response associated with nutrient remobilization. C, Moreno M, Omranian N, Sáez PL, Figueroa C, Del-Saz N, Elso M, Poblete L, Orf I, Cuadros A, Cavieres L, Bravo L, Fernie , Ribas-Carbo M, Flexas, J, Nikoloski Z, Brotman Y, Gago J.  Plant, Cell and Environment 2020, 43: 1376.
  25. Microwave-Assisted Synthesis of Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance Enhanced Two Dimensional (2D) Bismuth Selenide (Bi2Se3) Layers for Non-Enzymatic Glucose Sensing. D. Savariraj, Vinoth V,  Mangalaraja R.V., Arun T, D. Contreras, Akbari-Fakhrabadi Ali, H. Valdés, Fawzi Banat. Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 2020, 856: 113629-113638. 10.1016/j.jelechem.2019.113629
  26. Molecular weight distribution of the recalcitrant organic matter contained in kraft mill effluents and the identification of microbial consortia responsible for an anaerobic biodegradable fraction. Gomez  G.; Salinas M.; Ruiz-Tagle N.; Sossa K., Vidal G.  Journal of Environmental Science and Health part a-toxic/hazardous substances & environmental. 2020, 55(3): 281-291.
  27. More than bubbles: in vivo assessment and transcriptome modulation of Caligus rogercresseyi and Atlantic salmon exposed to hydrogen peroxide (PARAMOVE®). Valenzuela-Muñoz, A. Gallardo-Escárate, C. Sáez-Vera, F. Garcés, J. Bonfatti, and C. Gallardo-Escárate. Aquaculture 2020, 522-735170.
  28. Nanopore sequencing of microbial communities reveals the potential role of sea lice as a reservoir for fish pathogens. Gonçalves, A.T.; Collipal R.; Valenzuela, V.; Nuñez, G.; Valenzuela, D.; Gallardo, C.  Scientific Reports. 2020, 10-2895.
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