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Leyla Cardenas

full professor

Universidad Austral de Chile

valdivia, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Ecologia molecular, procesos de dispersión, aislamiento y extinción de las especies marinas.

Educación

  •  Doctor, Pontificia Universidad CAtolica de Chile. Chile, 2007
  •  Doctor, Universite Pierre et Marie Currie. Francia, 2007
  •  Biologo marino, Universidad Austral de Chile. Chile, 1999

Experiencia Académica

  •   associated professor Full Time

    universidad Austral de Chile

    Science

    Valdivia, Chile

    2013 - A la fecha

  •   auxiliar professor Full Time

    universidad Austral de Chile

    science

    Valdivia, Chile

    2008 - 2012

Experiencia Profesional

  •   research assistant Full Time

    Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile

    santiago, Chile

    2000 - 2002

  •   full professor Full Time

    universidad austral de chile

    Chile

    2020 - A la fecha

Formación de Capital Humano


POSTDOCTORAL MENTORING:
2019-2021 Dra. Alvaro Figueroa. Postdoctoral Conicyt Fellow
2013- 2016 Dra. Isabel Valdivia. Postdoctoral Conicyt Fellow 3130659 Comparative phylogeography in a parasite-host system: Proctoeces cf. lintoni-Fissurella spp.-Sicyases sanguineus.

GRADUATE STUDENT MENTORING:
Martín Caicedo, Advisor, 2018-2020. Historia de vida en un poliqueto Poecilogonico. Programa de ecología y evolución, Universidad Austral de Chile, Chile.
Paulina Brüning, co-Patrocinante, 2018.2021. Biodiversity of soft cold Corals in Southern Ocean. Programa de doctorado en oceanografía, Universidad de Laval, Canada.

Daniela Levicoy,Advisor 2018, Comparacion de la Diversidad genetica en el bivalvo Kideria sp. en el Oceano Austral. Magister in Genetics, Universidad Austral de Chile.

Zambra Lopez, Co-Advisor 2014, Contrastando estructura genética en parásitos con ciclos de vida complejos en hospedadores definitivos a lo largo del Pacifico Sur-Este: el caso del digeneo Neolebouria georgenascimentoi. Magister en Ecología de sistemas acuáticos, Universidad de Antofagasta, Chile.

Elizabeth Solorzano.2015. Advisor. Estructuracio?n Gene?/ca del para?sito Trypanosoma cruzi en su hospedero Triatoma dimidiata en zonas geogra?ficas con tasas de infeccio?n contrastantes. Master in Genetics, Universidad Austral de Chile.

Alejandra Arévalo Nazrala, 2014. Advisor. Historical and contemporary genetic connectivity among populations of Loxechinus albus. Ecology and Evoluction program, Universidad Austral de Chile.

Rocio Loizaga, 2013. Commite member. Population genetics in the dusky dolphin Lagenorhynchus obscurus, along Argentine Coast”. Biologica PhD program, Universidad Nacional del Comahue, Centro Regional Universitario Bariloche, Argentina.

Mariana Freitas Nery, 2013. Commite member. Genomic signatures of evolutionary processes on cetacean evolution: footprints of the return of mammals to the sea. Ecology and Evoluction program, Universidad Austral de Chile.
Isabel Valdivia, 2012. Co-Advisor. Evolution in a parasite-host system: the case Proctoeces cf. lintoni. PhD program in Applied Sciences, Universidad de Antofagasta.

Daniela Gómez Garcia, 2012. Advisor. Temporal variation in the spatial genetic structure of Concholepas concholepas (Bruguiére, 1789). Master in Genetics, Universidad Austral de Chile.

Rodrigo Armando Scheihing Aguila, Junio, 2011. Commite member. Spatial and temporal analysis of the genetic diversity and population structure of a freshwater ostracod from the high Andean plateau. Ecology and Evoluction program, Universidad Austral de Chile.

Leila Diaz, 2010. Commite member. Determinación de la diversidad y estructura genética en poblaciones de avellano Gevuina avellana Mol. mediante el uso de marcadores moleculares tipo microsatélites de secuencias expresadas (EST-SSR). Maater in plant Sciences, Universidad Asutral de Chile.

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT MENTORING:

Undergraduate research in Marine Biology. Universidad Austral de Chile
Abel Sandaña, 2018
Rossana Cardenas, 2018
Kamilla Flores, 2017
Yethro Henrriquez, 2017
Fernanda Aros, 2016
Ramon Silva, 2016
Mabel Cifuentes, 2015.
Patricia Veliz, 2015.
Angelica Jaramillo, 2015.
Fernando Runil. 2014.
Jonathan Vargara. 2014.
Paulina Brüning, 2012.
Alejandro Urra, 2012.
Gonzalo Fuenzalida, 2010.
Zambra Lopez, 2010.
Daniela Gomez, 2009.
Roland Sanchez, 2009.

Undergraduate research in Science. Universidad Austral de Chile
Graciela Cea, 2012.

Undergraduate in Biochemistry. Universidad Austral de Chile
Danyela Arce, 2017
Daniela Levicoy, 2017


Difusión y Transferencia


EL CÓDIGO DE BARRAS QUE PUEDE SACAR A LA LUZ LA VIDA OCULTA EN EL OCÉANO AUSTRAL
Leyla Cardenas,Isabel Valdivia y Patricia Veliz. Boletín Antartico Chileno 2016 35 7-11

1. visita a colegios. pequeña Biodiversidad marina. Junio 2016.
2. Charla al publico. Charla a turistas a bordo del buque Aquiles durante expedición antartica ECA 53. Febrero 2017. Leyla
Cardenas
2. Conferencia. Inauguracion ano academico Explora. 18 abril 2017. Pequeños habitantes del océano. Leyla Cardenas
3. Desarrollo de un juego didáctico para enseñar ciclos de vida de parasitos marinos.


Premios y Distinciones

  •   For woman in Science

    Loreal Unesco

    Chile, 2007

    The L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science programme recognises the achievements and contributions of exceptional females across the globe, by awarding promising scientists with Fellowships to help further their research.

  •   Premio a la mejor tesis doctoral

    ACADEMIA CHILENA DE CIENCIAS

    Chile, 2008

    Is a national award that the Chilean academic of sciene give to doctoral thesis that have a strong contribution in the knowledge of science in Chile.

  •   premió a sus investigadores jóvenes del 2015

    UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

    Chile, 2015

    El Premio Investigador Joven tiene el objetivo de contribuir al desarrollo de las Ciencias, promover y estimular a las nuevas generaciones en la creación científica y formación de capital humano, con un fuerte énfasis en la búsqueda de la excelencia en el trabajo científico en todas las áreas de investigación, en este contexto la Facultad de Ciencias de la UACh a galardonado a siete de sus investigadores (menores de 40 años).


 

Article (41)

COMPLEX SPATIAL GENETIC CONNECTIVITY OF MUSSELS MYTILUS CHILENSIS ALONG THE SOUTHEASTERN PACIFIC COAST AND ITS IMPORTANCE FOR RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
First mussel settlement observed in Antarctica reveals the potential for future invasions
Temporal variation in the genetic diversity of a marine invertebrate with long larval phase, the muricid gastropod Concholepas concholepas
Antarctic and sub-Antarctic Nacella limpets reveal novel evolutionary characteristics of mitochondrial genomes in Patellogastropoda
Identification assisted by molecular markers of larval parasites in two limpet species (Patellogastropoda: Nacella) inhabiting Antarctic and Magellan coastal systems
Short communication: Characterization of the expression of microRNAs in the poecilogonous polychaete B. wellingtonensis
Southward invasion of Craspedacusta sowerbii across mesotrophic lakes in Chile: geographical distribution and genetic diversity of the medusa phase
A new species of Proctoeces and reinstatement of Proctoeces humboldti George-Nascimento and Quiroga 1983 (Digenea: Fellodistomidae) based on molecular and morphological evidence
Early life stage bottlenecks of carnivorous molluscs under captivity: a challenge for their farming and contribution to seafood production
Unraveling the multiple bottom-up supplies of an Antarctic nearshore benthic community
Differential expression of stress candidate genes for thermal tolerance in the sea urchin Loxechinus albus
Spatial overlap of shark nursery areas and the salmon farming industry influences the trophic ecology of Squalus acanthias on the southern coast of Chile
Functional insights into the testis transcriptome of the edible sea urchin Loxechinus albus
Hierarchical analysis of the population genetic structure in Concholepas concholepas, a marine mollusk with a long-lived dispersive larva
Complete mitogenome of the edible sea urchin Loxechinus albus: genetic structure and comparative genomics within Echinozoa
Contrasting definitive hosts as determinants of the genetic structure in a parasite with complex life cycle along the south-eastern Pacific
MOLECULAR AND MORPHOLOGICAL EVIDENCE DEMONSTRATING TWO SPECIES OF HELICOMETRINA LINTON 1910 (DIGENEA: OPECOELIDAE) IN NORTHERN CHILE
Molecular evidence of a Didymosphenia geminata (Bacillariophyceae) invasion in Chilean freshwater systems
PHYLOGENETIC APPROACHES TO DELIMIT GENETIC LINEAGES OF THE MYTILUS COMPLEX OF SOUTH AMERICA: HOW MANY SPECIES ARE THERE?
Development and characterization of EST-microsatellites for the edible sea urchin Loxechinus albus using next generation sequencing
Does a facultative precocious life cycle predispose the marine trematode Proctoeces cf. lintoni to inbreeding and genetic differentiation among host species?
METAZOAN SYMBIONTS OF THE YELLOW CLAM, MESODESMA DONACIUM (BIVALVIA), IN SOUTHERN CHILE: GEOGRAPHICAL VARIATIONS
Next-generation transcriptome characterization in three Nacella species (Patellogastropoda: Nacellidae) from South America and Antarctica
Diversity of Aplochiton Fishes (Galaxiidea) and the Taxonomic Resurrection of A. marinus
Morphological and molecular analyses of larval trematodes in the intertidal bivalve Perumytilus purpuratus from central Chile
Spatial and temporal analysis of the genetic diversity and population structure of a freshwater ostracod from the high Andean plateau
Spatial pattern of genetic and morphological diversity in the direct developer Acanthina monodon (Gastropoda: Mollusca)
Transcriptome analysis in Concholepas concholepas (Gastropoda, Muricidae): Mining and characterization of new genomic and molecular markers
Viability selection on body size in a non-marine ostracod
Molecular and experimental evidence refuse the life cycle of Proctoeces lintoni (Fellodistomidae) in Chile
Molecular evidence confirms that Proctoeces humboldti and Proctoeces chilensis (Digenea: Fellodistomidae) are the same species
Morphological and molecular analysis of centropagids from the high Andean plateau (Copepoda: Calanoidea)
A phylogeographical analysis across three biogeographical provinces of the south-eastern Pacific: the case of the marine gastropod Concholepas concholepas
Genetic population structure in the Chilean jack mackerel, Trachurus murphyi (Nichols) across the South-eastern Pacific Ocean
Isolation and characterization of 11 polymorphic microsatellite markers for the marine gastropod Concholepas concholepas (Brugiere, 1789)
Microsatellites of Laminaria digitata tested in Lessonia nigrescens: Evaluation and improvement of cross amplification between kelps of two different families
Origin, diversification, and historical biogeography of the genus Trachurus (Perciformes : Carangidae)
Reduced genetic diversity and increased population differentiation in peripheral and overharvested populations of Gigartina skottsbergii (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales) in southern Chile
Resolution of the taxonomic status of Chilean and Californian jack mackerels using mitochondrial DNA sequence
Recovery and genetic diversity of the intertidal kelp Lessonia nigrescens (Phaeophyceae) 20 years after El Nino 1982/83
Multiple bacterial infection of Alexandrium catenella (Dinophyceae)

Proyecto (5)

Ecological, genetic and adaptative mechanisms explaining the invasive potential of the diatom Didymosphenia geminata in Chilean freshwater systems
1. Genetic, biochemical and reproductive mechanisms determining the evolution of life history strategies in marine invertebrates: Poecilogony species as study models
3. Incorporacion de una plataforma de secuencuacion puntual y genotipificacion dirigida para la investigacion cientifica e innovacion en ciencias médicas y biológicas
5. Centro de Investigación: Dinámica de Ecosistemas Marinos de Altas Latitudes (IDEAL). Investigador asociado
Codigo de barras genetico para identificar la biodiversidad de parasitos en invertebrados antarticos

Errata (1)

METAZOAN SYMBIONTS OF THE YELLOW CLAM, MESODESMA DONACIUM (BIVALVIA), IN SOUTHERN CHILE: GEOGRAPHICAL VARIATIONS (vol 100, pg 797, 2014)

BookSection (1)

Comparative Phylogeography of Antarctic Seaweeds: Genetic Consequences of Historical Climatic Variations

Review (1)

Paleobiogeography and taxonomy of the genus Concholepas (Lamarck, 1801): a review and new evidences

EditorialMaterial (1)

Permanent Genetic Resources added to Molecular Ecology Resources Database 1 February 2011-31 March 2011
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Leyla Cardenas

full professor

Instituto de ciencias ambientales y evolutivas

Universidad Austral de Chile

valdivia, Chile

8
Roberto Nespolo

Titular Professor

Instituto de Ciencias Ambientales y Evolutivas

Universidad Austral de Chile

Valdivia, Chile

5
Elie Poulin

Profesor Titular

Ciencias Ecologicas

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

4
Zambra López

Asistente de Investigación

Universidad de Magallanes

Punta Arenas, Chile

4
Marcelo Oliva

Profesor Titular

Instituto Cs. Naturales Alexander von Humboldt

Universidad de Antofagasta

Antofagasta, Chile

3
Juan Gaitán

Postdoctoral Fellow

Oceans and Atmosphere

CSIRO - Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

Hobart, Australia

3
Cristián Hernández

Full Professor

Zoology

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCIÓN

Concepción, Chile

2
Luis Pardo

Titular Professor

Instituto de Ciencias Marinas y Limnologicas

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

2
Pedro Labarca

Principal Research

Biology

CENTRO DE ESTUDIOS CIENTÍFICOS

Valdivia, Chile

2
Antonio Brante

Academico

Ecologia

UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE LA SANTÍSIMA CONCEPCIÓN

Concepción, Chile

2
Marcela Astorga

Full Professor (Profesor Titular)

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Puerto Montt, Chile

2
RICARDO GUIÑEZ

Full Professor (PROFESOR TITULAR)

INSTITUTO DE CIENCIAS NATURALES ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT

UNIVERSIDAD DE ANTOFAGASTA

ANTOFAGASTA, Chile

2
Cristian Gallardo

Profesor Asociado

Departamento de Oceanografía

Universidad de Concepción

Concepcion, Chile

2
Andrea Silva

Executive Director

Vicerrectoría de Investigación

Universidad Austral de Chile

Valdivia, Chile

2
Gonzalo Fuenzalida

Investigador Semi-Senior

Medio Ambiente

IFOP

Puerto Montt, Chile

2
Claudio González

Investigador Asociado

Instituto de Ciencias Marinas y Limnológicas (ICML)

Universidad Austral de Chile, Laboratorio de Genómica y Ecología Molecular Antártica y Sub-Antártica

Valdivia, Chile

1
Iker Uniarte

Académico

Instituto de Acuicultura

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Puerto Montt, Chile

1
Iván Gómez

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHIE

Valdivia, Chile

1
Fernanda Oyarzun

Investigadora Asociada

Departamento de Ecología

Universidad Católica de la Santisima Concepción

Concepción, Chile

1
Cristián Correa

Profesor Adjunto

Facultad de Ciencias Forestales y Recursos Naturales

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

1
Ana Farias

académico

Instituto de Acuicultura

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Puerto Montt, Chile

1
Paola Krall

Profesor Auxiliar

Universidad Austral de Chile

Valdivia, Chile

1
Juan Correa

Full Profesor

Ecology

Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Carlos Munoz

Associate Professor

Instituto de Entomología

Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educación

Santiago, Chile

1
Roger Sepúlveda

Profesor Asociado

Ciencias Ambientales y Evolutivas

Universidad Austral de Chile

VALDIVIA, Chile

1
Jorge Toro

Full Professor

Instituto de Ciencias Marinas y Limnológicas

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

1
Nicolas Gouin

Investigador Académico

Departamento de Biología

Universidad de La Serena

La Serena, Chile

1
Angéline Bertin

Associate Professor

Department of Biology

University of La Serena

La Serena, Chile

1
Juan Höfer

Profesor Ascociado

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso

Valparaiso, Chile

1
Sylvain Faugeron

Profesor Asociado

ecologia

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

1
JAIME VARGAS

Encargado laboratorio

Acuicultura

Universidad Austral de Chile

Puerto montt, Chile