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Juan Carlos Tapia Amaro

Profesor

UNIVERSIDAD DE TALCA

Talca, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Development and emergence of mature neural circuits; Structure and function of neural circuits; Anatomical and functional decay of neuronal circuits; Neurodegenerative disorders

Educación

  •  Biología Molecular y Celular, UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION. Chile, 2002
  •  Lic. en Bioquímica, PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE VALPARAISO. Chile, 1996
  •  Biología Celular y Molecular, UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION. Chile, 2002

Experiencia Académica

  •   Profesor Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE TALCA

    2015 - A la fecha

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Profesor

    Universidad de Talca

    Chile

    2015 - A la fecha

  •   Principal Investigator

    Columbia University

    Estados Unidos

    2010 - 2015

  •   Postdoctoral

    Harvard University

    Estados Unidos

    2003 - 2009

Formación de Capital Humano


Tesis Pre-Grado:
Carlos Cáceres: Marcaje de Neuronas Ganglionares Utilizando GFP- Plasmidios
Luis Valdes: Marcaje de Neuronas Ganglionares Utilizando GFP- AAV virus

CoTutor Tesis Post-Grado:
Daniela Caceres.



 

Article (37)

Analysis of the characteristics and components for the frailty syndrome in older adults from central Chile. The PIEI-ES study
Correlated Light-Serial Scanning Electron Microscopy (CoLSSEM) for ultrastructural visualization of single neurons in vivo
Distinct roles for motor neuron autophagy early and late in the SOD1(G93A) mouse model of ALS
Muscle atrophy is associated with cervical spinal motoneuron loss in BACHD mouse model for Huntington's disease
Similar synapse elimination motifs at successive relays in the same efferent pathway during development in mice
A Stem Cell Model of the Motor Circuit Uncouples Motor Neuron Death from Hyperexcitability Induced by SMN Deficiency
ALS-associated mutant FUS induces selective motor neuron degeneration through toxic gain of function
hnRNP U protein is required for normal pre-mRNA splicing and postnatal heart development and function
Saturated Reconstruction of a Volume of Neocortex
Ultrastructurally smooth thick partitioning and volume stitching for large-scale connectomics
Comparative Strength and Dendritic Organization of Thalamocortical and Corticocortical Synapses onto Excitatory Layer 4 Neurons
Single-Cell Identity Generated by Combinatorial Homophilic Interactions between alpha, beta, and gamma Protocadherins
Sustained Delivery of VEGF Maintains Innervation and Promotes Reperfusion in Ischemic Skeletal Muscles Via NGF/GDNF Signaling
SVCT2 transporter expression is post-natally induced in cortical neurons and its function is regulated by its short isoform
Intricate interplay between astrocytes and motor neurons in ALS
Agrin and Synaptic Laminin Are Required to Maintain Adult Neuromuscular Junctions
Functional Significance of Isoform Diversification in the Protocadherin Gamma Gene Cluster
FUS-SMN Protein Interactions Link the Motor Neuron Diseases ALS and SMA
Glucose Transporter 1 and Monocarboxylate Transporters 1, 2, and 4 Localization within the Glial Cells of Shark Blood-Brain-Barriers
High-contrast en bloc staining of neuronal tissue for field emission scanning electron microscopy
Pervasive Synaptic Branch Removal in the Mammalian Neuromuscular System at Birth
Shared Resistance to Aging and ALS in Neuromuscular Junctions of Specific Muscles
Typical and atypical stem cells in the brain, vitamin C effect and neuropathology
Delayed Synapse Elimination in Mouse Levator Palpebrae Superioris Muscle
Attenuation of age-related changes in mouse neuromuscular synapses by caloric restriction and exercise
Activation of innate and humoral immunity in the peripheral nervous system of ALS transgenic mice
The Interscutularis Muscle Connectome
Rapid and modifiable neurotransmitter receptor dynamics at a neuronal synapse in vivo
Anti-homeostatic synaptic plasticity of glycine receptor function after chronic strychnine in developing cultured mouse spinal neurons
Regulation of glycinergic and GABAergic synaptogenesis by brain-derived neurotrophic factor in developing spinal neurons
Changes on the properties of glycine receptors during neuronal development
Developmental-dependent action of microtubule depolymerization on the function and structure of synaptic glycine receptor clusters in spinal neurons
Lethal impairment of cholinergic neurotransmission in hemicholinium-3-sensitive choline transporter knockout mice
Modulation of glycine-activated ion channel function by G-protein beta gamma subunits
Early expression of glycine and GABA(A) receptors in developing spinal cord neurons. Effects on neurite outgrowth
Elevated expression of glucose transporter-1 in hypothalamic ependymal cells not involved in the formation of the brain-cerebrospinal fluid barrier
Neurite outgrowth in developing mouse spinal cord neurons is modulated by glycine receptors

Abstract (1)

Characterisation of motoneurones and interneurones in mouse dissociated spinal cord cultures

ConferencePaper (1)

A semi-automatic tool for the connectivity tracking of neuronal processes acquired using electron microscopy

Errata (1)

Functional Significance of Isoform Diversification in the Protocadherin Gamma Gene Cluster (vol 75, pg 402, 2012)
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Juan Tapia

Profesor

UNIVERSIDAD DE TALCA

Talca, Chile

8
Luis Aguayo

Full Professor

Department of Physiology

Universidad de Concepcion

Concepcion, Chile

7
María García

Profesor Titular

Biología Celular

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCIÓN

Concepción, Chile

6
FRANCISCO NUALART

Full Professor and Scientific Director

Cellular Biology and Center for Advanced Microscopy CMA BIO-BIO

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

Concepcion, Chile

3
Brigitte van Zundert

Full Professor

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRÉS BELLO, CENTRO DE INVESTIGACIONES BIOMÉDICAS

Santiago, Chile

2
Fernando Martinez

Assistant Professor

Cell Biology

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

2
Katterine Salazar

Associate Professor

Cell Biology

University of Concepcion

Concepción, Chile

2
Viviana Montecinos

Assistant Professor

Hematology Oncology

Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

2
Fernando Sepúlveda

Representante Legal

NeuroLabs

Talcahuano, Chile

1
Pamela Guevara

Associate Professor

Electrical Engineering

Universidad de Concepcion

Concepcion, Chile

1
Magdalena Cuevas

Profesor Asistente

Departamento de Fisiología

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

1
Miguel Bustamante

DIRECTOR

OTEC

RYPA CAPACITACIÓN

Talca, Chile

1
Patricio Castro

profesor asistente

fisiologia

UNIVERSIDAD Concepcion

concepcion, Chile

1
Juan Roa

Chair

Pathology

Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile

santiago, Chile

1
Jose Sarmiento

Assistant Professor

Physiology

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

1
Cecilia Albala

Director, full professor

INTA/U CHILE

Santiago, Chile

1
Eduardo Fuentes

Profesor Asociado

Universidad de Talca

Talca, Chile

1
Iván Palomo

Hematology Professor

Clinical Biochemistry and Immunohematology

UNIVERSIDAD DE TALCA

Talca, Chile

1
Sergio Wehinger

Académico Asociado

Bioquímica Clínica e Inmunohematología

UNIVERSIDAD DE TALCA

Talca, Chile

1
Nery Jara

Profesor Asistente

Departamento de Farmacología

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

1
Pedro Cisternas

Investigador Asociado

Biología Celular

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Juan Vera

Full professor

Pathophysiology

University of Concepcion

Concepción, Chile

1
Rodrigo Giacaman

Full Professor

Oral Rehabilitation

UNIVERSIDAD DE TALCA

Talca, Chile

1
Alejandro Godoy

Associate Professor

Centro de Biología Celular y Biomedicina

Universidad San Sebastián

Santiago, Chile

1
Germán Lobos

Profesor Asociado

Economía y Finanzas

Universidad de Talca

Talca, Chile