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Fernando Antonio Martinez Acuna

Assistant Professor

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Analysis of the location and function of proteins related to glucose and vitamin C transporter mechanisms in the central nervous system.

Educación

  •  Molecular and Cell Biology, UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION. Chile, 2012
  •  Biochemist, UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION. Chile, 2005
  •  Biochemistry, UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION. Chile, 2003

Experiencia Académica

  •   Assistant Professor Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

    Biological Sciences

    Concepcion, Chile

    2014 - A la fecha

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Thesis doctoral student Other

    Universidad de Concepción

    Chile

    2009 - 2009

  •   Technical for Fondecyt Grand Part Time

    Universidad de concepción

    Chile

    2010 - 2013

  •   Biochemist Part Time

    Universidad de Concepcion

    Chile

    2012 - 2013

  •   part time teacher Part Time

    Universidad de Concepción

    Chile

    2009 - 2009

  •   part time professor c100402 Part Time

    Universidad de Concepcion

    Chile

    2010 - 2010

  •   part time professor C111618 Part Time

    Universidad de Concepcion

    Chile

    2011 - 2011

  •   part time professor C120508/ C121741 Part Time

    Universidad de concepcion

    Chile

    2012 - 2012

Formación de Capital Humano


Undergraduate thesis .
Biology. University of Concepción
Conzuelo Soto
"Modification of the distribution of glucose transport proteins in the median eminence during different metabolic conditions"


Premios y Distinciones

  •   2009 Award for the best PhD presentation panel Society of Cell Biology Chile

    Sociedad de Biología Celular de Chile

    Chile, 2009

    Award for the best PhD presentation panel Society of Cell Biology Chile, HyClone-GenExpress prize.


 

Article (25)

Cytosolic phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase is expressed in α‐cells from human and murine pancreas
The median eminence as the hypothalamic area involved in rapid transfer of glucose to the brain: functional and cellular mechanisms
Expression of a Novel Ciliary Protein, IIIG9, During the Differentiation and Maturation of Ependymal Cells
SVCT2 Is Expressed by Cerebellar Precursor Cells, Which Differentiate into Neurons in Response to Ascorbic Acid
Adenovirus-mediated suppression of hypothalamic glucokinase affects feeding behavior
Aging Selectively Modulates Vitamin C Transporter Expression Patterns in the Kidney
Apical Polarization of SVCT2 in Apical Radial Glial Cells and Progenitors During Brain Development
SVCT2 Expression and Function in Reactive Astrocytes Is a Common Event in Different Brain Pathologies
Cytoarchitecture, Proliferative Activity and Neuroblast Migration in the Subventricular Zone and Lateral Ventricle Extension of the Adult Guinea Pig Brain
Dehydroascorbic Acid Promotes Cell Death in Neurons Under Oxidative Stress=> a Protective Role for Astrocytes.
SVCT2 Overexpression in Neuroblastoma Cells Induces Cellular Branching that is Associated with ERK Signaling
Dynamic Localization of Glucokinase and Its Regulatory Protein in Hypothalamic Tanycytes
SVCT2 transporter expression is post-natally induced in cortical neurons and its function is regulated by its short isoform
The oxidized form of vitamin C, dehydroascorbic acid, regulates neuronal energy metabolism
Vitamin C transporters, recycling and the Bystander effect in the nervous system: SVCT2 versus GLUTs
Clinical and experimental approaches to knee cartilage lesion repair and mesenchymal stem cell chondrocyte differentiation
Human choroid plexus papilloma cells efficiently transport glucose and vitamin C
MCT2 Expression and Lactate Influx in Anorexigenic and Orexigenic Neurons of the Arcuate Nucleus
Typical and atypical stem cells in the brain, vitamin C effect and neuropathology
Insulin Regulates GLUT1-Mediated Glucose Transport in MG-63 Human Osteosarcoma Cells
Expression and localization of an agmatinase-like protein in the rat brain
Glial glucokinase expression in adult and post-natal development of the hypothalamic region
Differential subcellular distribution of glucose transporters GLUT1-6 and GLUT9 in human cancer: Ultrastructural localization of GLUT1 and GLUT5 in breast tumor tissues
Iron affects the structure of cell membrane molecular models
Vitamin C uptake and recycling among normal and tumor cells from the central nervous system

Abstract (1)

Dehydroascorbic acid promotes cell death in neurons under oxidative stress: a protective role for astrocytes

ConferencePoster (2)

Análisis espectral-confocal 3D y microdisección laser para definir la distribución de células gliales en el hipotálamo y la expresión de transportadores de glucosa, lactato y vitamina C
Acute hyperglycemia induces structural changes in median eminence glial and vasculature

Proyecto (1)

“Median eminence, hypothalamic area involved in the rapid transfer of glucose to the brain: Functional and cellular mechanisms”

Review (1)

Brain Glucose-Sensing Mechanism and Energy Homeostasis
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Fernando Martinez

Assistant Professor

Cell Biology

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

14
María García

Profesor Titular

Biología Celular

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCIÓN

Concepción, Chile

13
FRANCISCO NUALART

Full Professor and Scientific Director

Cellular Biology and Center for Advanced Microscopy CMA BIO-BIO

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

Concepcion, Chile

12
Katterine Salazar

Associate Professor

Cell Biology

University of Concepcion

Concepción, Chile

4
Elena Uribe

Associate Professor

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCIÓN

Concepción, Chile

4
Nery Jara

Profesor Asistente

Departamento de Farmacología

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

4
Carola Millan

Profesor

de Ciencias

UNIVERSIDAD ADOLFO IBAÑEZ FACULTAD DE ARTES LIBERALES

Viña del Mar, Chile

4
Juan Vera

Full professor

Pathophysiology

University of Concepcion

Concepción, Chile

4
Viviana Ulloa

Profesional Superior

Dirección de Estudios Estratégicos

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

4
Romina Bertinat

Investigador asociado

Centro de Microscopía Avanzada, CMA BIO BIO

Universidad de Concepcion

Concepción, Chile

3
Luciano Ferrada

Investigador

Biología celular

Universidad de Concepción

Concepcion, Chile

3
Pedro Cisternas

Investigador Asociado

Biología Celular

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

3
Teresa Caprile

Associate profesor

DPTO. BIOLOGIA CELULAR,

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCIÓN

Concepcion, Chile

3
Allisson Astuya

profesor asociado

Departamento de Oceanografia de la Universidad de Concepción

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCIÓN

Concepción, Chile

2
Patricio Órdenes

Docente

Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud

Universidad San Sebastián

Concepción, Chile

2
Juan Tapia

Profesor

UNIVERSIDAD DE TALCA

Talca, Chile

2
Magdiel Salgado

INVESTIGADOR

BIOLOGIA CELULAR

Universidad de Concepción

CONCEPCION, Chile

2
KATHERINE FORMAN

Profesor Asociado

nutrition and dietetics

universidad de concepción

concepción, Chile

2
Alejandro Yanez

Full professor

Faculty of Science

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

1
Antonia Recabal

Estudiante de doctorado

Biología Celular

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

1
Víctor Castro

Profesor Asistente

Departamento de Biología

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Ñuñoa, Chile

1
Roberto Elizondo

Profesor Asistente

Departamento de Biología Celular

Universidad de Concepción

CONCEPCION, Chile

1
Fernando Sepúlveda

Representante Legal

NeuroLabs

Talcahuano, Chile

1
Carlos Figueroa

Head

Anatomy, Histology and Pathology

Universidad Austral de Chile

Valdivia, Chile

1
Maria Poblete

Profesor Auxiliar

Anatomia, Histologia y Patologia

Universidad Austral de Chile

Valdivia, Chile

1
María José Barahona

Investigador asociado

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

1
Alejandro Godoy

Associate Professor

Centro de Biología Celular y Biomedicina

Universidad San Sebastián

Santiago, Chile

1
Jose Sarmiento

Assistant Professor

Physiology

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

1
Fredy Montoya

Upper extremity, In charge of shoulder and elbow surgery

- Hospital Traumatologico de Concepción

Concepción , Chile

1
Francisca Espinoza

Investigadora postdoctoral

Facultad de Medicina

Universidad Católica de la Santisima Concepción

Concepción, Chile

1
Estefanía Tarifeño

Assistant professor

Bioquímica y Biología Molecular

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile