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Nestor Fernandez del Saz

Profesor asistente

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Respiratory pathways in plants under abiotic stress and symbiotic interactions with soil microorganisms

Educación

  •  Biología de las plantas, UNIVERSIDAD ISLAS BALEARES. España, 2017
  •  Máster Universitario en Biología de las plantas en condiciones mediterráneas, UNIVERSIDAD ISLAS BALEARES. España, 2015
  •  Máster Universitario en Biología agraria y acuicultura, UNIVERSIDAD DE GRANADA. España, 2012
  •  Biología, UNIVERSIDAD DE GRANADA. España, 2011

Experiencia Académica

  •   Profesor asistente Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

    Facutad de Ciencias Naturales y Oceanográficas

    Concepción, Chile

    2018 - A la fecha

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Becario de Colaboración en Investigación Other

    Universidad de Granada-Departamento de Fisiología Vegetal

    Granada, España

    2010 - 2011

  •   Becario predoctoral Full Time

    Universidad de las Islas Baleares

    Mallorca, España

    2013 - 2017

  •   Contratado posdoctoral Full Time

    Universidad de las Islas Baleares

    Mallorca, España

    2017 - 2018

Formación de Capital Humano


Investigador principal Fondecyt Regular 1191118 (2019-2023):Unravelling the in vivo functions of the alternative oxidase pathway in Rhizobium-legume symbiosis



 

Article (17)

Cytochrome respiration pathway and sulphur metabolism sustain stress tolerance to low temperature in the Antarctic species Colobanthus quitensis
In Vivo Metabolic Regulation of Alternative Oxidase under Nutrient Deficiency—Interaction with Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi and Rhizobium Bacteria
The alternative oxidase pathway is involved in optimizing photosynthesis in Medicago truncatula infected by Fusarium oxysporum and Rhizoctonia solani
Coordinated responses of mitochondrial antioxidative enzymes, respiratory pathways and metabolism in Arabidopsis thaliana thioredoxin trxo1 mutants under salinity
Cytochrome respiration pathway and sulphur metabolism sustain stress tolerance to low temperature in the Antarctic species Colobanthus quitensis.
The Lack of Mitochondrial Thioredoxin TRXo1 Affects In Vivo Alternative Oxidase Activity and Carbon Metabolism under Different Light Conditions
PGPR reduce root respiration and oxidative stress enhancing spartina maritima root growth and heavy metal rhizoaccumulation
Phosphorus concentration coordinates a respiratory bypass, synthesis and exudation of citrate, and the expression of high-affinity phosphorus transporters in Solanum lycopersicum
An In Vivo Perspective of the Role(s) of the Alternative Oxidase Pathway
Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus colonization in Nicotiana tabacum decreases the rate of both carboxylate exudation and root respiration and increases plant growth under phosphorus limitation
Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Symbiosis with Arundo donax Decreases Root Respiration and Increases Both Photosynthesis and Plant Biomass Accumulation
Effects of Grapevine leafroll-associated virus 3 on the physiology in asymptomatic plants of Vitis vinifera
Measurements of Electron Partitioning Between Cytochrome and Alternative Oxidase Pathways in Plant Tissues
Respiratory ATP cost and benefit of arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis with Nicotiana tabacum at different growth stages and under salinity
Improving respiration measurements with gas exchange analyzers
Salinity tolerance is related to cyanide-resistant alternative respiration in Medicago truncatula under sudden severe stress
Unravelling the invivo regulation and metabolic role of the alternative oxidase pathway in C-3 species under photoinhibitory conditions

Proyecto (4)

Unravelling the in vivo functions of the alternative oxidase pathway in Rhizobium-legume symbiosis
Bases mecanicistas para el trade-off entre la fotosíntesis y la tolerancia al estrés=> llenar las lagunas de la biología evolutiva y la biotecnología de plantas.
Conductancia del mesófilo al CO2=> mecanismos y evolución.
Aproximaciones genéticas y genómicas al estudio de la respuesta a estrés en leguminosas.

BookReview (1)

Deciphering the role of the alternative respiration under salt stress in Medicago truncatula

BookSection (1)

ECOPHYSIOLOGY OF PLANT RESPIRATION: Plant Mitochondria
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Nestor Fernandez

Profesor asistente

Botánica

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

4
Antonia Romero Munar

Fondecyt Postdoc

Fisiología

Centro de Estudios Avanzados en Fruticutura

Rengo, Chile

1
Leon Bravo

Profesor Titular

Ciencias Agronómicas y Recursos Naturales

UNIVERSIDAD DE LA FRONTERA

Temuco, Chile