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Rodolfo Andrés Farlora Zapata

Full time professor

Universidad de Valparaíso

Valparaiso, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Regulation of gene expression, bioinformatics, reproductive biotechnology, germ cell transplantation, fish and aquatic invertebrates physiology, reproduction and development.

Educación

  •  Marine Biology, UNIVERSIDAD DE VALPARAISO. Chile, 2000
  •  Marine Biologist, UNIVERSIDAD DE VALPARAISO. Chile, 2003
  •  Master in Marine Life Sciences, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology. Japón, 2009
  •  Doctor in Marine Science, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology. Chile, 2012

Experiencia Académica

  •   Profesor Invitado Other

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

    Natural Sciences and Oceanography

    Concepción, Chile

    2013 - 2013

  •   Invited Professor Other

    UNIVERSIDAD DE VALPARAISO

    Marine Science and Natural Resources

    Valparaíso, Chile

    2013 - 2015

  •   Profesor Asociado Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE VALPARAISO

    Sciences

    Valparaíso, Chile

    2016 - At present

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Postdoctoral Researcher Full Time

    Universidad de Concepción

    Concepción, Chile

    2012 - 2015

  •   Associate Researcher Full Time

    Universidad de Valparaíso

    Valparaíso, Chile

    2003 - 2005

  •   Professional of the Environmental Unit, Aquaculture Department Part Time

    Undersecretary of Fisheries

    Valparaíso, Chile

    2005 - 2006

  •   Associate researcher Part Time

    Universidad de Valparaíso

    Chile

    2005 - 2006

  •   Junior researcher Part Time

    Universidad de Valparaíso

    Chile

    2000 - 2003

  •   Postdoctoral Researcher Other

    Universidad Andrés Bello

    Santiago, Chile

    2015 - 2016

  •   Profesor Auxiliar Full Time

    Universidad de Valparaíso

    Valparaíso, Chile

    2016 - 2021

  •   Profesor Adjunto Full Time

    Universidad de Valparaíso

    Valparaíso, Chile

    2022 - At present

Formación de Capital Humano


Director/co-director of six (6) undergraduate thesis, one (1) Masters thesis and one (1) PhD thesis.

Training of Latin American international professionals in the course “Updating in Productive systems in Aquaculture: Scientific and Technological Basis” “Module VI: Fresh Water Aquaculture”. University of Concepcion/ Chilean International Cooperation Agency (AGCI)/ Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA).


Premios y Distinciones

  •   Williams Burroughs Welcome Award

    MARINE BIOLOGICAL LABORATORY (MBL)

    Estados Unidos, 2014

    Grant to attend the "Frontiers in Reproduction" Course at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, MA, USA.

  •   Williams Burroughs Welcome Award

    MARINE BIOLOGICAL LABORATORY (MBL)

    Estados Unidos, 2019

    Scholarship to attend the seminar and give a presentation at the "Frontiers in Reproduction" summer course.


 

Article (20)

Resistance of Argopecten purpuratus scallop larvae to vibriosis is associated with the front-loading of immune genes and enhanced antimicrobial response
RNA interference-mediated silencing of retinoid X receptor causes reproductive failure in the sea lice Caligus rogercresseyi
Silencing of the <i>Vasa</i> gene by RNA Interference Affects Embryonic Development and Reproductive Output in the Sea Louse <i>Caligus rogercresseyi</i>
Analysis and gonadal localization of Speedy A mRNA transcript, a novel gene associated with early germline cells in the scallop, Argopecten purpuratus
Differential Transcriptomic Response of Rainbow Trout to Infection with Two Strains of IPNV
Molecular characterization and cellular localization of a transmembrane C-type lectin receptor in hemocytes from the scallop Argopecten purpuratus
De novo assembly, characterization of tissue-specific transcriptomes and identification of immune related genes from the scallop Argopecten purpuratus
Hydrogen peroxide treatment modulates the transcription of sex-related genes in the sea lice Caligus rogercresseyi
Thermal Modulation of Monoamine Levels Influence Fish Stress and Welfare
MicroRNA-based transcriptomic responses of Atlantic salmon during infection by the intracellular bacterium Piscirickettsia salmonis
The Caligus rogercresseyi miRNome: Discovery and transcriptome profiling during the sea lice ontogeny
Aquaporin family genes exhibit developmentally-regulated and host-dependent transcription patterns in the sea louse Caligus rogercresseyi
Identification of microRNAs Associated With Sexual Maturity in Rainbow Trout Brain and Testis Through Small RNA Deep Sequencing
Prohibitin-2 gene reveals sex-related differences in the salmon louse Caligus rogercresseyi
Development of novel polymorphic EST-SSR markers in Californian abalone Haliotisrufescens and genetic analysis in wild and hatchery-bred populations
Discovery of sex-related genes through high-throughput transcriptome sequencing from the salmon louse Caligus rogercresseyi
Intraperitoneal Germ Cell Transplantation in the Nile Tilapia Oreochromis niloticus
Sex-dependent transcriptome analysis and single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) discovery in the brine shrimp Artemia franciscana
Transcriptome survey of the lipid metabolic pathways involved in energy production and ecdysteroid synthesis in the salmon louse Caligus rogercresseyi (Crustacea: Copepoda)
Expression of GFP in transgenic tilapia under the control of the medaka ß-actin promoter: establishment of a model system for germ cell transplantation

Proyecto (7)

Desarrollo de un antiparasitario biotecnológico para el tratamiento del piojo de mar en la salmonicultura.
Interdisciplinary Center for Aquaculture Research
Molecular regulation of gonad development and reproductive output in the sea lice Caligus rogercresseyi=> functional assessment of target genes and prospects for parasite control
Patrones de expresión de miRNA e identificación de SNPs asociados al proceso de maduración gonadal en la trucha arcoiris Oncorhynchus mykiss
Producción masiva de la almeja taquilla cultivada para la industria procesadora nacional
Diseño de una estrategia de transferencia tecnológica para la producción masiva de almejas de pequeño calibre para la industria procesadora
Bases biológicas y tecnológicas para la producción masiva de almejas de pequeño calibre para la industria procesadora chilena
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Rodolfo Farlora

Full time professor

Instituto de Biología

Universidad de Valparaíso

Valparaiso, Chile

9
Cristian Gallardo

Profesor Asociado

Departamento de Oceanografía

Universidad de Concepción

Concepcion, Chile

6
Paulina Schmitt

Assistant Professor

Biology

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE VALPARAISO

Valparaiso, Chile

3
Diego Valenzuela

PostDoc

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

2
DONALD BROWN

PROFESOR TITULAR

FACULTAD DE CIENCIAS

UNIVERSIDAD DE VALPARAÍSO

Valparaíso, Chile

2
Katherina Brokordt

Académico/Profesor Asociado

Acuicultura

Universidad Católica del Norte

Coquimbo, Chile

1
Sebastian Boltana

Profesor Asociado

Occeanografia

Universidad de Concepcion

Concpecion, Chile

1
Roxana González

Investigadora Postdoctoral

Acuicultura

Universidad Católica del Norte

Coquimbo, Chile

1
Fanny Guzman

Investigador Senior

Núcleo de Biotecnología Curauma

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaiso

Valparaiso, Chile

1
Andrea Donoso

Investigadora y encargada de Gestión Tecnológica

Centro de Biotecnología

Universidad de Concepción

concepcion, Chile

1
Gustavo Núñez

Investigador Postdoctoral

Vicerrectoría de Investigación y Desarrollo

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

1
José Araya

Investigador Ph.D.

Departamento de Ciencias Naturales y Oceanográficas

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

1
Gonzalo Gajardo

profesor titular

Departamento de Ciencias Básicas y Biodiversidad

UNIVERSIDADA DE LOS LAGOS. LABORATORIO DE GENÉTICA, ACUICULTURA & ACUICULTURA

Osorno, Chile

1
rodrigo rojas

Académico

Acuicultura

Universidad Católica del Norte

COQUIMBO, Chile

1
Ana Goncalves

Investigador

Centro de Biotecnologia

Universidad de Concepción

ConcepciónConcepción, Chile

1
Juan Valdés

Head lab

Ciencias Biologicas

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRÉS BELLO

Santiago, Chile