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Alex Patricio Romero Zúñiga

Profesor Asociado

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Inmunología y estrés de organismos acuáticos; Genomica de patogenos bacterianos y virales de peces de cultivo

Educación

  •  Ciencias, UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE. Chile, 2006

Experiencia Académica

  •   Profesor Asociado Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

    Ciencias Veterinarias

    Valdivia, Chile

    2007 - A la fecha

Experiencia Profesional

  •   profesor Part Time

    Universidad Católica de Temuco

    Temuco, Chile

    2006 - 2006


 

Article (59)

Piscirickettsia salmonis forms a biofilm on nylon surface using a CDC Biofilm Reactor
Salmonid MyD88 is a key adapter protein that activates innate effector mechanisms through the TLR5M/TLR5S signaling pathway and protects against Piscirickettsia salmonis infection
Molecular survey and genetic characterization of 'Candidatus Mycoplasma haemolamae' in llamas (Lama glama) and alpacas (Vicugna pacos) from Southern Chile.
Oral Pituitary Adenylate Cyclase Activating Polypeptide (PACAP) formulation modified muscle fatty acid profile and cytokines transcription in head kidney in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) fingerlings
Phytogenic feed additive (PFA) standardized in labdane diterpens have a protective effect in Salmo salar against Piscirickettsia salmonis
Piscirickettsia salmonis Produces a N-Acetyl-L-Homoserine Lactone as a Bacterial Quorum Sensing System-Related Molecule
Biofilm Produced In Vitro by Piscirickettsia salmonis Generates Differential Cytotoxicity Levels and Expression Patterns of Immune Genes in the Atlantic Salmon Cell Line SHK-1
Salmo salar glucocorticoid receptors analyses of alternative splicing variants under stress conditions
Transcriptional analysis of metabolic and virulence genes associated with biofilm formation in Piscirickettsia salmonis strains
Addressing viral and bacterial threats to salmon farming in Chile: historical contexts and perspectives for management and control
Evaluation of physiological stress and nutritional deficiency related to cannibalism in early paralarvae of Patagonian red octopus Enteroctopus megalocyathus
Activation of membrane-bound and soluble Toll-like Receptors 5 in Salmo salar depends on the MyD88 signalling pathway
Early life stage bottlenecks of carnivorous molluscs under captivity: a challenge for their farming and contribution to seafood production
Replacing live feed with formulated diets in juvenile Patagonian red octopus (Enteroctopus megalocyathus)
Identification of chemotaxis operon cheYZA and cheA gene expression under stressful conditions in Piscirickettsia salmonis
New immunomodulatory role of neuropeptide Y (NPY) in Salmo salar leucocytes
Nutritional Immunity Triggers the Modulations of Iron Metabolism Genes in the Sub-Antarctic Notothenioid Eleginops maclovinus in Response to Piscirickettsia Salmonis
Replacing live feed with formulated diets in juvenile Patagonian red octopus (Enteroctopus megalocyathus)
First identification of Francisella noatunensis subsp. orientalis causing mortality in Mexican tilapia Oreochromis spp.
Resistance-nodulation-division efflux pump acrAB is modulated by florfenicol and contributes to drug resistance in the fish pathogen Piscirickettsia salmonis.
The effects of supplemented diets with a phytopharmaceutical preparation from herbal and macroalgal origin on disease resistance in rainbow trout against Piscirickettsia salmonis
The effects of supplemented diets with a phytopharmaceutical preparation from herbal and macroalgal origin on disease resistance in rainbow trout against Piscirickettsia salmonis
A synthetic peptide derived from the D1 domain of flagellin induced the expression of proinflammatory cytokines in fish macrophages
A synthetic peptide derived from the D1 domain of flagellin induced the expression of proinflammatory cytokines in fish macrophages
Differential response of two somatolactin genes to zinc or estrogen in pituitary of Cyprinus carpio
Effects of recombinant flagellin B and its ND1 domain from Vibrio anguillarum on macrophages from gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata L.) and rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss, W.)
Effects of recombinant flagellin B and its ND1 domain from Vibrio anguillarum on macrophages from gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata L.) and rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss, W.)
Identification and genetic characterization of Piscirickettsia salmonis in native fish from southern Chile
Identification and genetic characterization of Piscirickettsia salmonis in native fish from southern Chile
Temperature effect on the expression of genes IFN-1(α), STAT-1 and Mx-1 in fry rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss (Salmoniformes: Salmonidae) challenged with infectious pancreatic necrosis virus (IPNV)
Establishment and characterization of a new cell line (SSP-9) derived from Atlantic salmon Salmo salar that expresses type I if n
Establishment and characterization of a new cell line derived from Atlantic salmon Salmo salar L that expresses type I IFN
Leptospira Contamination in Household and Environmental Water in Rural Communities in Southern Chile
Relationship between apoptosis and the BH2 domain sequence of the VP5 peptide of infectious pancreatic necrosis virus
Relationship between apoptosis and the BH2 domain sequence of the VP5 peptide of infectious pancreatic necrosis virus [Relación entre apoptosis y secuencia del dominio BH2 del peptido VP5 del virus de la necrosis pancreatica infecciosa]
Broth medium for the successful culture of the fish pathogen Piscirickettsia salmonis
Broth medium for the successful culture of the fish pathogen Piscirickettsia salmonis
Prolactin-releasing peptide is a potent mediator of the innate immune response in leukocytes from Salmo salar
Prolactin-releasing peptide is a potent mediator of the innate immune response in leukocytes from Salmo salar
Structurally conserved C-RFa revealed prolactin releasing activity in vitro and gene expression changes in pituitary of seasonally acclimatized carp
Two novel blood-free solid media for the culture of the salmonid pathogen Piscirickettsia salmonis
Evaluation of the level of Mx3 protein synthesis induced by infectious pancreatic necrosis virus (IPNV) strains of different infectivity
Evaluation of the level of Mx3 protein synthesis induced by infectious pancreatic necrosis virus (IPNV) strains of different infectivity
At least two expressed genes for transcription factors Pitx2 and Rpx are present in common carp and are upregulated during winter acclimatization
At least two expressed genes for transcription factors Pitx2 and Rpx are present in common carp and are upregulated during winter acclimatization
Cloning and characterization of cortisol receptor from Salmo salar and analyses of its role in fish leukocytes
Copeptin, derived from isotocin precursor, is a probable prolactin releasing factor in carp
Cloning of the prepro C-RFa gene and brain localization of the active peptide in Salmo salar
Modular changes of cis-regulatory elements from two functional pit1 genes in the duplicated genome of Cyprinus carpio
Andrographolide interferes with binding of nuclear factor-kappa B to DNA in HL-60-derived neutrophilic cells
Apolipoproteins A-I and A-II are potentially important effectors of innate immunity in the teleost fish Cyprinus carpio
Copeptin, derived from isotocin precursor, is a probable prolactin releasing factor in carp
Differential response of two somatolactin genes to zinc or estrogen in pituitary of Cyprinus carpio
Effects of recombinant rFla and rND1 from Vibrio anguillarum on macrophage expression in gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata) and rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Leptospira Contamination in Household and Environmental Water in Rural Communities from Southern Chile.
Modular changes of cis-regulatory elements from two functional Pit1 genes in the duplicated genome of Cyprinus carpio
New strategy for the design, production and pre-purification of chimeric peptide with immunomodulatory activity in Salmo salar
PAMPs of Piscirickettsia salmonis Trigger the Transcription of Genes Involved in Nutritional Immunity in a Salmon Macrophage-Like Cell Line
Relationship between apoptosis and the BH2 domain sequence of the VP5 peptide of infectious pancreatic necrosis virus. Relación entre apoptosis y secuencia del dominio BH2 del péptido VP5 del virus de la necrosis pancreatica infecciosa

Abstract (5)

A peptide derived from the D1 domain of Vibrio anguillarum flagellin modulates cytokine expression in gilthead seabream and rainbow trout
Identification and expression analysis of interleukin-8 from Atlantic salmon
Neuropeptide Y (NPY) revealed biological activity in leucocytes of Salmo salar
Cloning and characterization of cortisol receptor from Salmo salar and analyses of its role in fish leukocytes
Differential spatial expression of metal responsive transcription factor MTF-1 is related to functional organization of pituitary cells in Cyprinus carpio

JournalWhole (1)

Identification, characterization and modulation of ferritin-H in the sub-Antarctic Notothenioid Eleginops maclovinus challenged with Piscirickettsia salmonis

Letter (1)

Resistance-nodulation-division efflux pump acrAB is modulated by florfenicol and contributes to drug resistance in the fish pathogen Piscirickettsia salmonis

Proyecto (9)

Mecanismo de Defensa Antimicrobiano Empleado por Salmo salar contra Piscirickettsia salmonis y Renibacterium salmoninarum.
Role of allelochemical compounds in the ichthyotoxicity of bloom-forming microalgae
Desarrollo de nuevas aplicaciones farmacéuticas veterinarias basadas en estimuladores de receptores tipo Toll como fortalecedores del sistema inmune innato en salmónidos
Red multidisciplinaria para el desarrollo de la larvicultura marina de especies con cilos de vida complejos. INLARVI
Characterization of Biofilm formation by Piscirickettsia salmonis and study of its effect on virulence in controlled infections of salmonid species
Interdisciplinary Center for Aquaculture Research
Desarrollo integral del cultivo de bacalao de profundidad para el escalamiento sustentable y el fortalecimiento de la competitividad del Clúster acuícola chileno
Relation between immunosuppression effect induced by confinement stress and susceptibility to bacterial pathogens in salmonid fish: Study of cortisol mediated modulation of the immune response to Piscirickettsia salmonis infection in stressed Salmo salar
Interacción del sistema neuroendocrino e inmune en peces salmonídeos. Estudio de la participación de NPY, C-RFa y cortisol en la regulación de la actividad de macrófagos frente a infecciones bacterianas
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Alex Romero

Profesor Asociado

Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

16
Jaime Figueroa

Profesor Titular

Bioquimica y Microbiologia

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

8
Alejandro Yanez

Full professor

Faculty of Science

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

5
Juan Carcamo

Profesor Titular

Instituto de Bioquímica y Microbiología

Universidad Austral de Chile

Valdivia, Chile

4
Ruben Avendaño

Full Professor

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRÉS BELLO

Viña del Mar, Chile

4
Roxana Gonzalez

Investigador Senior

Fundación Arturo López Pérez

Santiago, Chile

3
Ricardo Oyarzun

Investigador, apoyo en investigación científica

Instituto de Ciencias Marinas y Limnológicas

Universidad Austral de Chile

Valdivia, Chile

3
Luis Mercado

Profesor Titular

Instituto de Biología

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso

Valparaíso, Chile

3
Luis Vargas

Full Professor

Universidad Austral de Chile

Valdivia, Chile

3
Cristian Oliver

Investigador asociado a Proyecto

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Chile

2
Claudio Alvarez

Investigador Titular

Laboratorio FIGEMA

Centro de Estudios Avanzados en Zonas Aridas

Coquimbo, Chile

2
Juan Kuznar

DECANO DE LA FACULTAD DE CIENCIAS

Instituto de Química y Bioquímica

UNIVERSIDAD DE VALPARAÍSO - FACULTAD DE CIENCIAS

Valparaíso, Chile

2
RENE MANRIQUEZ

Investigador Asociado

Universidad de Atacama

COPIAPO, Chile

2
Franz Villarroel

Jefe Laboratorio - PI

Departamento de Investigación del Cáncer

Fundación Arturo López Pérez

Santiago, Chile

2
Allisson Astuya

profesor asociado

Departamento de Oceanografia de la Universidad de Concepción

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCIÓN

Concepción, Chile

2
Ana Farias

académico

Instituto de Acuicultura

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Puerto Montt, Chile

2
Iker Uriarte

Académico Profesor Titular

Instituto de Acuicultura

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Puerto Montt, Chile

2
Juan Pontigo

Academico-Investigador

Medicina Veterinaria

Universidad San Sebastián

Puerto Montt, Chile

2
Pamela Ruiz

Investigador

Centro de Biotecnología

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

2
Victor Enríquez

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

2
Patricio Sánchez

Asistente de Investigación

Departamento de Biología

Centro de Estudios Científicos

Valdivia, Chile

2
Claudio Alvarez

Investigador Titular

Corporación Centro de Estudios Avanzados en Zonas Aridas

Coquimbo, Chile

1
Oliberto Sanchez

Associate Professor

Pharmacology

University of Concepción

Concepción, Chile

1
Francisco Roa

Profesor Asistente

Fisiopatología, Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

1
Jorge Toledo

Director de Departamento

Fisiopatología

Universidad de Concepción

Concepcion, Chile

1
Carlos Rosas

Profesor titular

Unidad Multidisciplinaria de Docencia e Investigación

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Sisal, México

1
Viviana Espinoza

Profesional Investigación Larvicultura Marina

Instituto de Acuicultira

Universidad Austral de Chile

Puerto Montt, Chile

1
Hugo Silva

Asistente Científico

Cargill Innovation Centre

Cargill

Calbuco, Chile

1
Katherina Brokordt

Académico/Profesor Asociado

Acuicultura

Universidad Católica del Norte

Coquimbo, Chile

1
José Nuñez

Assistant professor

Sciences Faculty

Universidad Austral de Chile

Valdivia, Chile

1
ADRIÁN HERNÁNDEZ

Profesor Asociado

Departamento de Ciencias Agropecuarias y Acuícolas

UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE TEMUCO, FACULTAD DE RECURSOS NATURALES

Temuco, Chile

1
Fanny Guzman

Investigador Senior

Núcleo de Biotecnología Curauma

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaiso

Valparaiso, Chile

1
VICTOR OLAVARRIA

PROFESOR ASOCIADO

BIOQUMICA Y MICROBIOLOGIA

Universidad Austral de Chile

valdivia, Chile

1
MARIA HIDALGO

Associate professor

Pharmacology

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

Valdivia, Chile

1
Guillermo Valenzuela

Investigador Posdoctoral

Facultad de Medicina

Universidad Austral de Chile

Valdivia, Chile

1
Carolina Muñoz

Colaboradora Docente, Investigadora

Fisiopatologçia

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

1
Alvaro Muñoz

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO

Santiago, Chile

1
Sharin Valdivia

Profesor Adjunto Adhonorem

Facultad de Ciencias

Universidad Austral de Chile

Valdivia, Chile

1
Julio Retamales

Profesor Investigador

Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Agronomía

Universidad d elas Américas

Viña del Mar, Chile

1
David David

Full professor

Analitycal and Inorganic Chemistry

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

Concepción, Chile

1
Rafael Burgos

FULL PROFESSOR

PHARMACOLOGY AND MORPHOPHYSIOLOGY

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL DE CHILE

VALDIVIA, Chile

1
Herman Dantagnan

Academico

Ciencias Agropecuarias y Acuícolas

UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE TEMUCO

Temuco, Chile

1
Sergio Contreras

Jefe Departamento

Salud Hidrobiológica

Instituto de Fomento Pesquero

Puerto Montt, Chile

1
Adriana Bastias

DOCENTE

FAC. CS. SALUD

UNIVERSIDAD AUTONOMA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile