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Rodrigo Agustin Aguilar Maureira

Assistant Professor

Universidad Andrés Bello

Santiago, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Epigenetics, noncoding RNAs, stem cells

Educación

  •  Molecular Biology, UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO. Chile, 2015
  •  Biochemist, UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION. Chile, 2010

Experiencia Académica

  •   Teaching assistant Part Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

    Chile

    2006 - 2009

  •   Instructor Part Time

    UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO

    Biological Sciences

    Chile

    2012 - 2015

  •   Assistant Professor Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO

    Medicine

    Santiago, Chile

    2020 - A la fecha

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Investigador Postdoctoral Full Time

    Universidad Andres Bello

    Chile

    2015 - 2015

  •   Research Fellow Full Time

    Harvard Medical School - Massachusetts General Hospital

    Boston, Estados Unidos

    2016 - 2020

Difusión y Transferencia


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Premios y Distinciones

  •   Premio Universidad de Concepcion

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

    Chile, 2009

    Best Biochemistry graduate

  •   Premio Alumni de Investigacion en Doctorado

    UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO

    Chile, 2016

    Best research for graduate student

  •   Pew Latin American Fellow in Biomedical Sciences

    THE PEW CHARITABLE TRUSTS

    Estados Unidos, 2016

    The fellowship is awarded each year to 10 promising Latin American scientists to pursue postdoctoral training in prestigious US labs.

  •   Mejor presentación de Tesis

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

    Chile, 2010

    Otorgada a la mejor defensa de Tesis de la carrera de Bioquímica. El premio lo entrega el Colegio de Farmacéuticos y Bioquímicos de Chile

  •   Beca predoctoral

    COMISION NACIONAL DE INVESTIGACION CIENTIFICA Y TECNOLOGICA

    Chile, 2010

    Beca para financiar estudios de doctorado en universidades chilenas

  •   Becas Chile para postdoctorado en el extranjero

    COMISION NACIONAL DE INVESTIGACION CIENTIFICA Y TECNOLOGICA

    Chile, 2016

    Beca para proseguir entrenamiento postdoctoral en los Estados Unidos

  •   Fund for Medical Discovery Postdoctoral Fellowship Award

    MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL

    Estados Unidos, 2018

    Award for postdoctoral trainees


 

Article (15)

EPIGENETIC SILENCING OF THE OSTEOBLAST-LINEAGE GENE PROGRAM DURING HIPPOCAMPAL MATURATION.
Downregulation of the Polycomb-Associated Methyltransferase Ezh2 during Maturation of Hippocampal Neurons Is Mediated by MicroRNAs Let-7 and miR-124
Targeting RNA with Small Molecules: Identification of Selective, RNA-Binding Small Molecules Occupying Drug-Like Chemical Space
Mll-COMPASS complexes mediate H3K4me3 enrichment and transcription of the osteoblast master gene Runx2/p57 in osteoblasts
Wnt/beta-catenin signaling enhances transcription of the CX43 gene in murine Sertoli cells
Epigenetic editing of the Dlg4/PSD95 gene improves cognition in aged and Alzheimer's disease mice
Epigenetic Signatures at the RUNX2-P1 and Sp7 Gene Promoters Control Osteogenic Lineage Commitment of Umbilical Cord-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells
Polycomb PRC2 complex mediates epigenetic silencing of a critical osteogenic master regulator in the hippocampus
The chromatin modifying complex CoREST/LSD1 negatively regulates notch pathway during cerebral cortex development
Epigenetic Control of the Bone-master Runx2 Gene during Osteoblast-lineage Commitment by the Histone Demethylase JARID1B/KDM5B
The Specification of Cortical Subcerebral Projection Neurons Depends on the Direct Repression of TBR1 by CTIP1/BCL11a
A Functional N-terminal Domain in C/EBP beta-LAP* is Required for Interacting with SWI/SNF and to Repress Ric-8B Gene Transcription in Osteoblasts
Ezh1 and Ezh2 differentially regulate PSD-95 gene transcription in developing hippocampal neurons
The Ric-8B Gene Is Highly Expressed in Proliferating Preosteoblastic Cells and Downregulated during Osteoblast Differentiation in a SWI/SNF- and C/EBP beta-Mediated Manner
A New Nuclear Protease With Cathepsin L Properties Is Present in HeLa and Caco-2 Cells

Review (1)

Multiple levels of epigenetic control for bone biology and pathology
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Rodrigo Aguilar

Assistant Professor

Institute for Biomedical Sciences

Universidad Andrés Bello

Santiago, Chile

7
Martín Montecino

Director

Institute of Biomedical Sciences

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO

Santiago, Chile

7
Berta Henriquez

Profesor Asistente

Universidad San Sebastián

Santiago, Chile

5
Fernando Bustos

Profesor Asistente

Facultad de Medicina

Universidad Andres Bello

Santiago, Chile

4
Brigitte van Zundert

Full Professor

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRÉS BELLO, CENTRO DE INVESTIGACIONES BIOMÉDICAS

Santiago, Chile

3
Gino Nardocci

Investigador

Universidad de Los Andes

Santiago, Chile

3
Miguel Allende

Director

Biología

FACULTAD DE CIENCIAS, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

2
Philippe Pihán

Posdoctorado

Fisiología

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Nibaldo Inestrosa

Full Professor

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

1
Steffen Härtel

Full Professor

Instituto de Ciencias Biomédicas

University of Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
CATALINA PRIETO

Postdoctor

Biología

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Carlos Oliva

Profesor Asistente

Biología Celular y Molecular

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Marco Fuenzalida

Full Professor

Physiology

UNIVERSIDAD DE VALPARAÍSO

Valparaíso, Chile

1
Inge Wyneken

Full Professor

Medicina

UNIVERSIDAD DE LOS ANDES

Santiago, Chile

1
Jimmy Stehberg

Associate Professor

Biological Sciences

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRÉS BELLO

SANTIAGO, Chile

1
Jimena Sierralta

Full Professor

Neuroscience

Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Juan Maass

Asistan Professor

universidad de chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Felipe Simon

Profesor Titular

Department of Biological Sciences

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO FAC DE CS BIOLOGICAS, DPTO DE CS BIOLOGICAS

Santiago, Chile

1
Mauricio Sáez

Profesor Asistente

Centro de Genómica y Bioinformática

Universidad Mayor

Santiago, Chile

1
Karina Cereceda

Investigador post doctoral

Diagnóstico

Fundación Arturo López Pérez

Providencia, Chile

1
Jenaro Garcia-Huidobro

Profesor Asistente

Universidad de Talca

Talca, Chile

1
Violeta Morin

Associate Research

Bioquímica y Biología Molecular

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCIÓN

Concepción, Chile