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Jose Manuel Estevez

Profesor Investigador

Universidad Andrés Bello

Santiago, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Plant cell size regulation mechanisms at low-temperature using root hairs in Arabidopsis as a model system

Educación

  •  Doctor en Biologia, Universidad de Buenos Aires Argentina. Argentina, 2004
  •  Biologia molecular de Plantas, STANFORD UNIVERSITY. Estados Unidos, 2008
  •  Biologia molecular de Plantas, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA-BERKELEY. Estados Unidos, 2009

Experiencia Académica

  •   Profesor Investigador Part Time

    UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO

    de Ciencias de la Vida

    Santiago, Chile

    2019 - A la fecha

  •   Investigador Principal Part Time

    Fundacion Instituto Leloir-IIBBA CONICET

    Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2015 - A la fecha

  •   Investigador Independiente CONICET Full Time

    IFIBYNE-CONICET Universidad de Buenos Aires

    Facultad de Ciencias Exactas

    Buenos Aires, Chile

    2013 - 2015

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Investigador Principal CONICET Part Time

    Fundacion Instituto Leloir

    Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2017 - A la fecha

  •   Profesor Titutlar Part Time

    Universidad Andres bello

    Santiago, Chile

    2019 - A la fecha

Formación de Capital Humano


TOTAL NUMBER OF SUPERVISED PhD THESIS COMPLETED: 5.
1. Lic. Javier Gloazzo Dorosz. School: Department of FBMC, FCEyN-UBA. Start date: March 2012. Defended July 2017. Place: Department of FBMC, FCEyN-UBA. Grade: (10/10) Outstanding. Role: Director.
2. Lic. Silvina Paola Denita Juárez. School: Department of FBMC, FCEyN-UBA. Defended: September 2017. Grade: (10/10) Outstanding. Role: Director.
3. Lic. Cecilia Borassi. School: Department of FBMC, FCEyN-UBA. Start date: March 2013. Defended: March 2018. Grade: (10/10) Outstanding. Role: Director.
4. Lic. Eliana Marzol. School: Department of FBMC, FCEyN-UB from December 2013-present. Defended: March 2018. Role: Director. Grade: (10/10) Outstanding.
5. Lic. Ana Sede. School: Department of Biodiversity and Experimental Biology, FCEyN-UBA. Start Date: September 2015. Defended March 2019. Direction was shared with Jorge Muschietti (INGEBI-CONICET). Grade: (10/10) Outstanding. Role: Co-Director.

PhD THESIS UNDER SUPERVISION: 5 (5 as Director and 2 as Co-Director)
As Director
1. Director of Lic. Javier Martinez Pacheco. School: Department of FBMC, FCEyN-UBA. Start date: April 2018. Thesis to be defended in March 2023.
2. Director of Lic. Diana Rosa Rodriguez Garcia. School: Department of FBMC, FCEyN-UBA. Start date: April 2018. Thesis to be defended in March 2023.
3. Director of Lic. Yossmayer del Carmen Rondon. School: Department of FBMC, FCEyN-UBA. April 2019. Thesis to be defended in March 2024.
4. Director of Lic. Victoria Berdion Gabarain. School: Department of FBMC, FCEyN-UBA. Start date: April 2020. Thesis to be defended in March 2025.
5. Director of Lic. Mariana Carignani. School: Department of FBMC, FCEyN-UBA. Start date: April 2020. Thesis to be defended in March 2025.

As Co-Director
7. Co-Director of Lic. Julian Garcia Bossi. Department of BBE, FCEyN-UBA. Start Date: September 2017. To be presented in March 2022. Direction is shared with Jorge Muschietti (INGEBI-CONICET).
8. Co-Director of Lic. Bin Li. Hunan University, Changsha-China. Start Date: April 2018. To be presented in March 2023. Direction is shared with Prof. Feng Yui (Hunan University, China).


Difusión y Transferencia


Editor of Scientific Journals and memberships

1. Associate Editor Frontiers in Plant Science. Abril 2011-present.
2. Associate Editor New Phytologist. 2018-present.
3. Associate Editor Communications Biology. 2020-present.
4. Associate Editor BMC Plant Biology. 2020-present.

Societies membership: ASPB, American Society of Plant Physiology; SAIB; Argentinean Society of Plant Physiology; ChSPB, Chilean Society of Plant Biology; SBMBCh, Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Chile; SXB, Society of Experimental Biology.

Reviewer of Scientific Journals, Scientific Bureau and Grants
Scientific Journals
Nature Communications, PNAS, Plant Cell, New Phytologist, Plant Physiology, Molecular and Cellular Proteomics, Molecular Plant, Plant Cell Physiology, Plos One, BMC Plant Biology, Frontiers in Plant Science, Plant Methods, BMC Biotechnology, J. Exp. Bot, BMC Plant Biology, Letters in Applied Microbiology, Planta, Plant Science, Plant Cell Reports, Plant Systematic and Evolution, Journal of Phycology, Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, Journal of Visualized Experiments.

National Science Organizations
Reviewer of Researcher Career CONICET Applicants.
Reviewer of Researcher Career CONICET Promotions.
Reviewer Commission for CONICET Fellowships CONICET.
Reviewer of Research Grants PIP CONICET.
Reviewer of Young Researcher Grants FONCyT.
Reviewer of Middle-Stage Researcher Grants FONCyT.

INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH GRANTS
FWF 2006, 2012
NSF, USA 2009.
Energy Bioscience Institute, UC Berkeley, USA. 2009.
Austrian Science Foundation. 2012, 2016.
ISF Tel Aviv, Israel 2018, 2019, 2020.
Grant Agency of the Czech Republic - Czech Republic 2018.
ERC Consolidated Grants 2020.

ORGANIZER OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS.
1. Chair of Symposium of Molecular and Cellular Biology of Plants. 34 Argentinean Botany Meeting 2013. 4/09/2013. La Plata, Argentina.
2. Chair of Glycobiology Symposium. XII PABMB (Pan American Biochemistry and Molecular Biology) Congress. 12/11/2013. Puerto Varas, Chile.
3. Simposium of Argentinean Glycobiology GlycoAR2014. 23-25/4/2014. Fundación Instituto Leloir. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
4. 5th PanAmerican Plant Membrane Biology Workshop 2015. Santiago, Chile. Member of the organizing committee.
5. International Plant Molecular Biology. 2015. Foz de Iguazú. Brasil. Member of the organizing committee.
6. II Simposium of Argentinean Glycobiology GlycoAR2016. 1-5/5/2016. Fundación Instituto Leloir-CIBIQUIC. Buenos Aires-Córdoba, Argentina. Member of the organizing committee.
7. III Simposium of Argentinean Glycobiology GlycoAR2019. 8-10/5/2019. UNSAM. Buenos Aires, Argentina. Member of the organizing committee.
8. PABMB/SAIB meeting 2019 and SAIB2020. Organizer of the Plant Biology Symposium Section. 4-8/11/2019. Salta, Argentina. Member of the scientific and organizing committee.
9. International Glycoconjugates Meeting Glyco25. Milan, Italy, 2019. Organizer of the Plant Glycobiology Symposium. 31/8/2019.



 

Article (61)

A Stringent-Response-Defective Bradyrhizobium diazoefficiens Strain Does Not Activate the Type 3 Secretion System, Elicits an Early Plant Defense Response, and Circumvents NH4NO3-Induced Inhibition of Nodulation
Cracking the "Sugar Code": A Snapshot of N- and O-Glycosylation Pathways and Functions in Plants Cells
Highlighting reactive oxygen species as multitaskers in root development
The lncRNA APOLO and the transcription factor WRKY42 target common cell wall EXTENSIN encoding genes to trigger root hair cell elongation
The lncRNA APOLO interacts with the transcription factor WRKY42 to trigger root hair cell expansion in response to cold
The tip of the iceberg: emerging roles of TORC1, and its regulatory functions in plant cells
A cell surface arabinogalactan-peptide influences root hair cell fate
Arabidopsis RAD23B regulates pollen development by mediating degradation of KRP1
Autocrine regulation of root hair size by the RALF-FERONIA-RSL4 signaling pathway
The RALF1–FERONIA Complex Phosphorylates eIF4E1 to Promote Protein Synthesis and Polar Root Hair Growth
Cellulose-rich secondary walls in wave-swept red macroalgae fortify flexible tissues
Influence of cell wall polymers and their modifying enzymes during plant–aphid interactions
Arabidopsis pollen extensins LRX are required for cell wall integrity during pollen tube growth
Calcium dynamics in tomato pollen tubes using the Yellow Cameleon 3.6 sensor.
Filling the Gaps to Solve the Extensin Puzzle
High Auxin and High Phosphate Impact on RSL2 Expression and ROS-Homeostasis Linked to Root Hair Growth in .
High Auxin and High Phosphate Impact on RSL2 Expression and ROS-Homeostasis Linked to Root Hair Growth in Arabidopsis thaliana
How Does pH Fit in with Oscillating Polar Growth?
Reduced expression of selected FASCICLIN-LIKE ARABINOGALACTAN PROTEIN genes associates with the abortion of kernels in field crops of Zea mays (maize) and of Arabidopsis seeds
Arabidopsis thaliana FLA4 functions as a glycan-stabilized soluble factor via its carboxy-proximal Fasciclin 1 domain
Identification and evolution of a plant cell wall specific glycoprotein glycosyl transferase, ExAD
Molecular link between auxin and ROS-mediated polar growth
RSL4 Takes Control: Multiple Signals, One Transcription Factor
Sulfated Polysaccharides in the Freshwater Green Macroalga Cladophora surera Not Linked to Salinity Adaptation
An update on cell surface proteins containing extensin-motifs
Auxin and Cellular Elongation
ROS Regulation of Polar Growth in Plant Cells
Complex Regulation of Prolyl-4-Hydroxylases Impacts Root Hair Expansion
Improved ROS measurement in root hair cells.
Live imaging of root hairs.
Low Sugar Is Not Always Good: Impact of Specific O-Glycan Defects on Tip Growth in Arabidopsis
Optimized method for growing in vitro Arabidopsis thaliana pollen tubes.
Preface. Plant cell expansion.
An update on post-translational modifications of hydroxyproline-rich glycoproteins=> toward a model highlighting their contribution to plant cell wall architecture.
Genome-wide data ( ChIP-seq) enabled identification of cell wall-related and aquaporin genes as targets of tomato ASR1, a drought stress-responsive transcription factor
Anticoagulant Activity of a Unique Sulfated Pyranosic (1 -> 3)-beta-L-Arabinan through Direct Interaction with Thrombin
Arabidopsis Heterotrimeric G-protein Regulates Cell Wall Defense and Resistance to Necrotrophic Fungi
Cellulose microfibril crystallinity is reduced by mutating C-terminal transmembrane region residues CESA1(A903V) and CESA3(T942I) of cellulose synthase
CHARACTERIZATION OF CELL WALL POLYSACCHARIDES OF THE COENCOCYTIC GREEN SEAWEED BRYOPSIS PLUMOSA (BRYOPSIDACEAE, CHLOROPHYTA) FROM THE ARGENTINE COAST
Current challenges in plant cell walls: editorial overview
Disruption of Abscisic Acid Signaling Constitutively Activates Arabidopsis Resistance to the Necrotrophic Fungus Plectosphaerella cucumerina
Nuclear Import and Dimerization of Tomato ASR1, a Water Stress-Inducible Protein Exclusive to Plants
Potato Snakin-1 Gene Silencing Affects Cell Division, Primary Metabolism, and Cell Wall Composition
Recent advances on the posttranslational modifications of EXTs and their roles in plant cell walls
CELL WALL VARIABILITY IN THE GREEN SEAWEED CODIUM VERMILARA (BRYOPSIDALES CHLOROPHYTA) FROM THE ARGENTINE COAST
O-glycosylated cell wall proteins are essential in root hair growth.
Red and Green Algal Monophyly and Extensive Gene Sharing Found in a Rich Repertoire of Red Algal Genes
Root hair sweet growth
Chemical and in situ characterization of macromolecular components of the cell walls from the green seaweed Codium fragile
Discovery of Lignin in Seaweed Reveals Convergent Evolution of Cell-Wall Architecture
The ERECTA Receptor-Like Kinase Regulates Cell Wall-Mediated Resistance to Pathogens in Arabidopsis thaliana
CELL WALL CARBOHYDRATE EPITOPES IN THE GREEN ALGA OEDOGONIUM BHARUCHAE F. MINOR (OEDOGONIALES, CHLOROPHYTA)
The system of sulfated galactans from the red seaweed Gymnogongrus torulosus (Phyllophoraceae, Rhodophyta): Location and structural analysis
Polysaccharides from the green seaweeds Codium fragile and C vermilara with controversial effects on hemostasis
Characterization of synthetic hydroxyproline-rich proteoglycans with arabinogalactan protein and extensin motifs in arabidopsis
FlAsH-based live-cell fluorescent imaging of synthetic peptides expressed in Arabidopsis and tobacco
The system of galactans of the red seaweed, Kappaphycus alvarezii, with emphasis on its minor constituents
Fine structural study of the red seaweed Gymnogongrus torulosus (Phyllophoraceae, Rhodophyta).
Novel DL-Galactan Hybrids from the Red Seaweed Gymnogongrus Torulosus are Potent Inhibitors of Herpes Simplex Virus and Dengue Virus
DL-galactan hybrids and agarans from gametophytes of the red seaweed Gymnogongrus torulosus
The system of low-molecular-weight carrageenans and agaroids from the room-temperature-extracted fraction of Kappaphycus alvarezii

Proyecto (2)

INTEGRACIÓN DE SEÑALES POR EL REGULADOR RSL4 Y SU IMPACTO EN LA HOMEOSTASIS DE LAS ESPECIES REACTIVAS DE OXIGENO (ROS) DURANTE EL CRECIMIENTO POLAR DE LOS PELOS RADICALES
MASTERS MOLECULAR REGULATORS OF POLARIZED GROWTH IN PLANT CELLS.

Review (1)

The role of P-type IIA and P-type IIB Ca2+-ATPases in plant development and growth
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Jose Estevez

Profesor Investigador

Facultad de Ciencias de la Vida

Universidad Andrés Bello

Santiago, Chile