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Acuña-Rodríguez IS, Hansen H, Gallardo-Cerda J, Atala C, Molina-Montenegro M.A. 2019. Antarctic Extremophiles: Biotechnological Alternative to Crop Productivity in Saline Soils. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, vol 7 Article 22.

Atala C, Pertierra LR, Aragón P, Carrasco-Urra F, Lavín P, Gallardo-Cerda J, Ricote-Martínez N, Torres-Diaz C, Molina-Montenegro MA. 2019. Positive interactions among native and invasive vascular plants in Antarctica: assessing the ‘‘nurse effect’’ at different spatial scales. Biological Invasions.

Avendaño-Herrera R, Arias-Muñoz E, Rojas V, Toranzo AE, Poblete-Morales M, Córdova C, Irgang R. 2019. Evidence for the facultative intracellular behaviour of the fish pathogen Vibrio ordalii. J Fish Dis. 2019 Oct;42(10):1447-1455. doi: 10.1111/jfd.13072

Brokordt K, Defranchi Y, Espósito I, Cárcamo C, Schmitt P, Mercado L, de la Fuente-Ortega E, Rivera-Ingraham G. 2019. Reproduction Immunity Trade-Off in a Mollusk: Hemocyte Energy Metabolism Underlies Cellular and Molecular Immune Responses. Frontiers in Physiology 10:77. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2019.00077.

Candia AB, Fontúrbel FE. 2019. Native forest replacement changes fruit geometry on tristerix corymbosus (Loranthaceae), a keystone mistletoe. Gayana - Botánica, 75(2): 650-653.

Cárdenas C, Ojeda N, Labra A, Marshall SH. 2019. Molecular features associated with the adaptive evolution of Infectious Salmon Anemia Virus (ISAV) in Chile. Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 68:203-211.

Carvallo GO, Vergara‑Meriño B, Díaz A, Villagra CA, Guerrero PC. 2019. Rocky outcrops conserve genetic diversity and promote regeneration of a threatened relict tree in a critically endangered ecosystem. Biodiversity and Conservation.

Castaño-Villa GJ, Estévez JV, Guevara G, Bohada-Murillo M, Fontúrbel FE. 2019. Differential effects of forestry plantations on bird diversity: A global assessment. Forest Ecology and Management, 440:202-207.

Castaño-Villa GJ, Santiesteban-Arenas R, Hoyos-Jaramillo A, Estévez-Varón JV, Fontúrbel FE. 2019. Original data from: Foraging behavioural traits of tropical insectivorous birds lead to dissimilar communities in contrasting forest habitats. Wildlife Biology (1):(2019).

Chico V, Salvador-Mira ME, Nombela I, Puente-Marin S, Ciordia S, Mena MC, Perez L, Coll J, Guzman F, Encinar JA, Mercado L, Ortega-Villaizan MDM. 2019. IFIT5 Participates in the Antiviral Mechanisms of Rainbow Trout Red Blood Cells. Frontiers in immunology, 10:613.

Cofré H, Núñez P, Santibáñez D, Pavez JM, Valencia M, Vergara C. 2019. A Critical Review of Students’ and Teachers’ Understandings of Nature of Science. Science and Education, Volume 28, Issue 3–5, pp 205–248.

Galarza J, Arredondo Vega BO, Villón J, Henríquez V. 2019. Deesterification of astaxanthin and intermediate esters from Haematococcus pluvialis subjected to stress. Biotechnology Reports Volume 23,

Espinoza-Navarro O, Lizana PA, Gómez-Bruton A, Brito-Hernández L, Lagos-Olivos C. 2019. Anthropometric characteristics, body composition and somatotype of elite pan-american race walking 20K. International Journal of Morphology, 37(4), pp. 1220-1225.

Esquerré D, Brennan IG, Catullo RA, Torres‐Pérez F, Scott Keogh J. 2019. How mountains shape biodiversity: The role of the Andes in biogeography, diversification, and reproductive biology in South America's most species-rich lizard radiation (Squamata: Liolaemidae). Evolution 73-2: 214-230.

Farías ND, Falchetti M, Matos GM, Schmitt P, Barreto C, Argenta N, Rolland JL, Bachère E, Perazzolo LM, Rosa RD. 2019. Litopenaeus vannamei stylicins are constitutively produced by hemocytes and intestinal cells and are differentially modulated upon infections. Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 86: 89-82.

Flores-Herrera P, Farlora R, González R, Brokordt K, Schmitt P. 2019. De novo assembly, characterization of tissue-specific transcriptomes and identification of immune related genes from the scallop Argopecten purpuratus. Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 89:505-515.

Fontúrbel FE, Bruford MW, Salazar DA, Cortés-Miranda J, Vega-Retter C. 2019. The hidden costs of living in a transformed habitat: Ecological and evolutionary consequences in a tripartite mutualistic system with a keystone mistletoe. Science of The Total Environment, 651:2740-2748.

Galarza JI, Arredondo Vega BO, Villón J, Henríquez V. 2019. Deesterification of astaxanthin and intermediate esters from Haematococcus pluvialis subjected to stress. Biotechnology Reports. doi: 10.1016/j.btre.2019.e00351.

Galbreath KE, Hoberg EP, Cook JA, Armién B, Bell KC, Campbell ML, Dunnum JL, Dursahinhan AT,  Eckerlin RP, Gardner SL, Greiman SE, Henttonen H, Jiménez FA, Koehler AVA, Nyamsuren B, Tkach VV, Torres-Pérez F, Tsvetkova A, Hope AG. 2019. Building an integrated infrastructure for exploring biodiversity: Field collections and archives of mammals and parasites. Journal of Mammalogy, 100(2): 382-393.

Guerrero PC, Antinao CA, Vergara-Meriño B, Villagra CA, Carvallo GO. 2019. Bees may drive the reproduction of four sympatric cacti in a vanishing coastal mediterranean-type ecosystem. PeerJ, 2019(10), art. no. e7865.

Guzmán F, Wong G, Román T, Cárdenas C, Alvárez C, Schmitt P, Albericio F, Rojas V. 2019. Identification of Antimicrobial Peptides from the Microalgae Tetraselmis suecica (Kylin) Butcher and Bactericidal Activity Improvement. Marine Drugs 17(8),453.

Larraín J, Alarcón D, Ardiles V, Atala C. 2019. Hidden in plain sight: how overlooking ephemeral bryophytes can bias biodiversity assessments and conservation actions. The Bryologist, 122(2):260–270.

Madrid A, Larraín J, Macaya J, Teillier S. 2019. Contribution to the knowledge of the flora of “Serranía El Ciprés” Nature Sanctuary, Valparaíso Region, Chile. Gayana Botánica, 75(2): 589-624.

Muñoz-Cofre R, Del Sol M, Medina-González P, Escobar-Inostroza J, Lizana PA, Conei D, Escobar-Cabello M. 2019. Relation among body mass index, waist-hip ratio, and pulmonary functional residual capacity in normal weight versus obese Chilean children: A cross-sectional study. Archivos argentinos de pediatría, Volume 117, Issue 4, 1 August 2019, Pages 230-236

Muñoz K, Flores-Herrera P, Gonçalves AT, Rojas C, Yáñez C, Mercado L, Brokordt K, Schmitt P. 2019. The immune response of the scallop Argopecten purpuratus is associated with changes in the host microbiota structure and diversity. Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 91:241-250. doi: 10.1016/j.fsi.2019.05.028.

Nombela I, López-Lorigados M, Salvador-Mira ME, Puente-Marin S, Chico V, Ciordia S, Mena MC, Mercado L, Coll J, Perez L, Ortega-Villaizán MM. 2019. Integrated transcriptomic and proteomic analysis of red blood cells from rainbow trout challenged with VHSV point towards novel immunomodulant targets. Vaccines (Basel). Jul 9;7(3). pii: E63. doi: 10.3390/vaccines7030063.

Ortuño MAN, Machtig AE, Chacón MA, Cuzmar J, Fontúrbel FE. 2019. Spatial distribution of Puya coerulea lindl. In response to abiotic factors and accompanying species in the Río Clarillo national reserve. Gayana - Botanica, 76(1), pp. 115-118.

Plaza N, Pérez-Reytor D, Ramírez-Araya S, Pavón A, Corsini G, Loyola DE, Jaña V, Pavéz L, Navarrete P, Bastías R, Castillo D, García K. 2019. Conservation of Small Regulatory RNAs in Vibrio parahaemolyticus: Possible role of RNA-OUT Encoded by the Pathogenicity Island (VPaI-7) of Pandemic Strains. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 10;20(11). doi: 10.3390/ijms20112827.

Puente-Marin S, Thwaite R, Mercado L, Coll J, Roher N, Ortega-Villaizán MDM. 2019. Fish Red Blood Cells Modulate Immune Genes in Response to Bacterial Inclusion Bodies Made of TNFα and a G-VHSV Fragment. Frontiers in Immunology.

Rivas L, Rojas V. 2019. Cyanobacterial peptides as a tour de force in the chemical space of antiparasitic agents. Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics, 664:24-39.

Sahlmann C, Djordjevic B, Lagos L, Mydland LT, Morales-Lange B, Øvrum Hansen J, Ånestad R, Mercado L, Bjelanovic M, Press CM, Øverland M. 2019. Yeast as a protein source during smoltification of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.), enhances performance and modulates health. Aquaculture, vol 513 (2019) 734396

Silva-Leyton R, Quijada R, Bastías R, Zamora N, Olate-Moya F, Palza H. 2019. Polyethylene/graphene oxide composites toward multifunctional active packaging films. Composites Science and Technology Volume 184.

Suárez GM, Larraín J. 2019. The genus aongstroemia in latin america (Dicranaceae, bryophyta) with special reference to aongstroemia gayana. Phytotaxa, 405(6), pp. 290-296.

Tejo C, Fontúrbel F. 2019. A vertical forest within the forest: millenary trees from the Valdivian rainforest as biodiversity hubs. Ecology, 100(4), 2019, e02584.

Torres-Pérez F, Palma RE, Boric-Bargetto D, Vial C, Ferrés M, Vial PA, Martínez-Valdebenito C, Pavletic C, Parra A, Marquet PA, Mertz GJ. 20190 A 19 Year Analysis of Small Mammals Associated with Human Hantavirus Cases in Chile. Viruses. 2019 Sep 12;11(9).

Valenzuela CA, Escobar-Aguirre S, Zuloaga R, Vera T, Mercado L, Thrandur Björnsson B, Valdés JA, Molina A. 2019. Stocking density induces differential expression of immune-related genes in skeletal muscle and head kidney of fine flounder (Paralichthys adspersus). Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, 210:23-27.

Valero Y, Arizcun M, Cortés J, Ramírez-Cepeda F, Guzmán F, Mercado L, Esteban MÁ, Chaves-Pozo, E, Cuesta A. 2019. NK-lysin, dicentracin and hepcidin antimicrobial peptides in European sea bass. Ontogenetic development and modulation in juveniles by nodavirus. Developmental and Comparative Immunology.

Valero Y, Cortés J, Mercado L. 2019. NK-lysin from skin-secreted mucus of Atlantic salmon and its potential role in bacteriostatic activity. Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 87:410-413. doi: 10.1016/j.fsi.2019.01.034.

Yuing Farías T, Lizana PA, Berral FJ. 2019. Effects of physical training in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a systematic review. Revista médica de Chile, Volume 147, Issue 4, 2019, Pages 480-489.

Zepeda PS, Rodríguez-Serrano E, Torres-Pérez F, Celis-DiezjL JuanL, Palma RE. 2019. Genetic variability and structure of the Olive Field Mouse: A sigmodontine rodent in a biodiversity hotspot of southern Chile. PeerJ, 2019(5), art. no. e6955.


Alcalde-Rico M, Olivares-Pacheco J, Álvarez-Ortega C, Cámara M, Martínez JL. 2018 Role of the multidrug resistance efflux pump MexCD-OprJ in the Pseudomonas aeruginosa quorum sensing response. Frontiers in Microbiology 9: 2752.

Alvarado-Orellana A, Huerta-Fuentes A, Palma-Muñoz A, Rodríguez-Tobar S. 2018. Seasonal variation of the epigeal coleopteran diversity in the Laguna Carén (Santiago, Chile).  266 Revista Colombiana de Entomología 44 (2):266-272.

Álvarez CA, Santana PA, Luna O, Cárdenas C, Albericio F, Romero MS, Guzmán F. 2018.  Chemical Synthesis and Functional Analysis of VarvA Cyclotide. Molecules 23(4):952.

Origone A, Bersi G, Illanes A, Sturniolo H, Liggieri C, Guzmán F, Barberis S. 2018. Enzymatic and chemical synthesis of new anticoagulant peptides. Biotechnology Progress 34(5).

Boltaña S, Sanhueza N, Donoso A, Aguilar A, Crespo D, Vergara D, Arriagada G, Morales-Lange B, Mercado L, Rey S, Tort L, MacKenzie S. 2018. The expression of TRPV channels, prostaglandin E2 and pro-inflammatory cytokines during behavioral fever in fish. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity 71, 169-181.

Boltaña S, Aguilar A, Sanhueza N, Donoso A, Mercado L, Imarai M, Mackenzie S. 2018. Behavioral Fever Drives Epigenetic Modulation of the Immune Response in Fish. Frontiers in Immunology 9:1241.

Brito-Hernandez L, Espinoza-Navarro O, Diaz-Gamboa J, Lizana PA. 2018. Postural evaluation and prevalence of hyperkyphosis and hyperlordosis in students of elementary school. International Journal of Morphology 36(1):290-296.

Caro G, Roa I, Hormazabal-Peralta A, Lizana PA. 2018. Adherence to international anatomical terminology by a government-implemented high school biology science education Curriculum. International Journal of Morphology 36(3):785-791.

Carvajal-Rondanelli P, Aróstica M, Álvarez CA, Ojeda C, Albericio F, Aguilar LF, Marshall SH, Guzmán F. 2018. Understanding the antimicrobial properties/activity of an 11-residue Lys homopeptide by alanine and proline scan. Amino Acids 50(5):557–568.

Castillo D, Pérez-Reytor D, Plaza N, Ramírez-Araya S, Corsini G, Bastías R, Enrique D, Jaña V, Pavez L, Blondel C, García K. 2018. Exploring the genomic traits of non-toxigenic Vibrio parahaemolyticus strains isolated in southern Chile. Frontiers in Microbiology.

Chico V, Puente-Marin S, Nombela I, Ciordia S, Mena MC, Carracedo B, Villena A, Mercado L, Coll J, Ortega-Villaizan MDM. 2018. Shape-shifted red blood cells: A novel red blood cell stage?. Cells 7(4):31. 

Coba de la Peña T, Cárcamo C, Díaz MI, Winkler FM, Morales-Lange B, Mercado L, Brokordt KB. 2018. Cloning and molecular characterization of two ferritins from red abalone Haliotis rufescens and their expressions in response to bacterial challenge at juvenile and adult life stages. Fish & Shellfish Immunology 82:279-285.

Cofré H, Santibáñez DP, Jiménez JP, Spotorno A, Carmona F, Navarrete K, Vergara CA. 2018. The effect of teaching the nature of science on students’ acceptance and understanding of evolution: myth or reality? Journal of Biological Education 52(3).

Cordero S, Gálvez F. 2018. Chenopodium giganteum D. Don (Chenopodiaceae), una nueva especie exótica para la flora vascular de Chile. Gayana Botánica. 75(1): 528-530.

Díaz JR, Ramírez CA, Nocua PA, Guzmán F, Requena JM, Puerta CJ. 2018. Dipeptidyl peptidase 3, a novel protease from Leishmania braziliensis. PLoS ONE 13(1): e0190618.

Flores-Herrera P, Arredondo-Zelada O, Marshall SH, Gómez FA. 2018. Selection and validation of reliable housekeeping genes to evaluate Piscirickettsia salmonis gene expression. Infection, Genetics and Evolution 63:151-157.

Flores OC, Orellana YZ, Leyton BD, Valenzuela RB, Barrera CR, Almagia AF, Martínez VC, Ivanovic DM 2018. Overnutrition and Scholastic Achievement: Is There a Relationship? An 8-Year Follow-Up Study. Obes Facts 11:344–359.

Flores O, Prince C, Nuñez M, Vallejos A, Mardones C, Yañez C, Besoain X, Bastías R. 2018. Genetic and phenotypic characterization of indole-producing isolates of Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae obtained from Chilean Kiwifruit Orchards. Frontiers in Microbiology 22(9):1907. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.01907.

Fontúrbel FE, Candia AB. 2018. Native forest replacement changes fruit geometry on Tristerix corymbosus (Loranthaceae), a keystone mistletoe. Gayana Botánica 75 (2): 650-653.

Fontúrbel FE, Lara A, Lobos D, Little, C. 2018. The cascade impacts of climate change could threaten key ecological interactions. Ecosphere 9 (2): e02485.

Galarza J, Gimpel JA, Rojas V, Arredondo-Vega B, Henríquez V. 2018. Over-accumulation of astaxanthin in Haematococcus pluvialis through chloroplast genetic engineering. Algal Research 31:291–297.

Gallardo‑Cerda J, Levihuan J, Lavín P, Oses R, Atala C, Torres‑Díaz, Cuba‑Díaz M, Barrera A, Molina‑Montenegro MA. 2018. Antarctic rhizobacteria improve salt tolerance and physiological performance of the Antarctic vascular plants. Polar Biology,

Gamboa J, Espinoza-Navarro O, Brito-Hernández L, Gómez-Bruton A, Lizana PA. 2018. Body composition and somatotype of elite 10 kilometers Race walking athletes. Interciencia 43(4):289-294.

González-Aravena M, Calfo C, Mercado L, Morales-Lange B, Bethke J, De Lorgeril J, Cárdenas C. 2018. HSP70 from the Antarctic sea urchin Sterechinus neumayeri: molecular characterization and expression in response to heat stress. Biological Research 51:8.

Guerrero S, Díaz-García VM, Contreras-Orellana P, Lara P, Palma S, Guzmán F, Lobos-González L, Cárdenas A, Rojas-Silva X, Muñoz L, Leyton L, Kogan MK, FG Quest, A. 2018. Gold nanoparticles as tracking devices to shed light on the role of caveolin-1 in early stages of melanoma metastasis. Nanomedicine 13(12).

Higuera-Llantén S, Vásquez-Ponce F, Barrientos-Espinoza B, Mardones FO, Marshall SH, Olivares-Pacheco J. 2018. Extended antibiotic treatment in salmon farms select multiresistant gut bacteria with a high prevalence of antibiotic resistance genes. PLoS ONE 13(9): e0203641

Higuera-Llantén S, Vásquez-Ponce F, Núñez-Gallegos M, Pavlov MS, Marshall SH, Olivares-Pacheco J. 2018. Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of a novel multi-antibiotic resistant, alginate hyperproducing strain of Pseudomonas mandelii isolated in Antarctica. Polar Biology 41(3):469–480.

Hormazábal-Peralta A, Espinoza J, Cáceres P, Lizana PA. 2018. Adolescents with high intellectual ability: differences in body composition and physical activity by sex. Nutrición Hospitalaria. 35:38-43.

Ivanovic DM, Valenzuela VB, Almagia AF, Barrera CR, Arancibia VC, Larraín CG, Silva CF, Billeke PB, Zamorano FM, Villagran FS, Orellana YZ, Martínez VC. 2018. Impact of anthropometric nutritional parameters on the university selection test in Chile: A multifactorial approach. Nutrition 57:74-83.

Kokkari K, Sarropoulou E, Bastías R, Mandalakis M, Katharios. 2018. Isolation and characterization of a novel bacteriophage infecting Vibrio alginolyticus. Archives of  Microbiology 200(5):707-718.

León C, Larraín J, Olivares-Martínez G. 2018. Musgos de turberas en la Isla Grande de Chiloé - Chile: claves para identificación. Gayana Botánica 75(2):667-675.

Lizana PA, González S, Lera L, Leyton B. 2018. Association between body composition, somatotype and socioeconomic status in chilean children and adolescents at different school levels. Journal of Biosocial Science 50(1):53-69. 

Lizana PA, Simpson MC, Farías P, Berral FJ. 2018. Somatotypes of school children from Chile: higher endomorphic components among adolescent girls. Nutrición Hospitalaria, 35(5): 1033-1041.

Machado Matos G, Schmitt P, Barreto C, Dantas Farías N, Toledo-Silva G, Guzmán F, Destoumieux-Garzón D, Perazzolo LM, Rosa RD. 2018. Massive gene expansion and sequence diversification is associated with diverse tissue distribution, regulation and antimicrobial properties of anti-lipopolysaccharide factors in shrimp. Marine Drugs, 16(10):381.

Marshall SH, Flores-Herrera P, Henríquez FA, Gómez FA. 2018. Identification and characterization of two variants of the Hfq-sRNA-chaperone in the fish pathogen Piscirickettsia salmonis. Journal of Fish Diseases 41(3): 501–509.

Medel R, González-Browne C, Fontúrbel FE. 2018. Pollination in the Chilean Mediterranean-Type Ecosystem: a review of current advances and pending tasks. Plant Biology (Suppl 1):89-99.

Medina-Galia R, Ortega-Villaizána MM, Mercado L, Novoa B, Coll J, Perez L. 2018. Beta-glucan enhances the response to SVCV infection in zebrafish. Developmental & Comparative Immunology 84:307-314.

Millar A, Tapia P, Gómez F, Marshall SH, Fuentes D, Valdes J. Draft genomes and reference transcriptomes extend the coding potential of the fish pathogen Piscirickettsia salmonis. Electronic Journal of Biotechnology 33:36-38.

Molina-Montenegro MA, Acuña-Rodríguez IS, Flores TSM, Hereme R, Lafon A, Atala C, Torres-Díaz C. 2018. Is the success of plant invasions the result of rapid adaptive evolution in seed traits? Evidence from a latitudinal rainfall gradient. Frontiers in Plant Science 9:208. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2018.00208

Morales-Lange B, González-Aravena M, Font A, Guzmán F, Mercado L. 2018. Detection of peroxiredoxin-like protein in Antarctic sea urchin (Sterechinus neumayeri) under heat stress and induced with pathogen-associated molecular pattern from Vibrio anguillarum. Polar Biology 41(10):2065-2073.

Moreno L, Zuñiga K, Cofré H, Merino C. 2018. Effect (or not) of including the nature of science in a sequence for learning and acceptance of the theory of evolution. Revista Eureka, 15(3), art. no. 3105.

Muñoz Cofré R, del Sol M, Villagrán Silva, F, Lizana, P, Marzuca-Nassr GN, Escobar Cabello M. 2018. Scope of Reliability in Anthropometric Measurement: A contribution for the Staggering of the Undergraduate Competency Formation, a Pilot Experience. International Journal of Morphology 36(4):1298-1304.

Nombela I, Puente-Marín S, Chico V, Villena AJ, Carracedo B, Ciordia S, Mena MC, Mercado L, Pérez L, Coll J, Estepa A, Ortega-Villaizan MM. 2018. Identification of diverse defense mechanisms in rainbow trout red blood cells in response to halted replication of VHS virus. F1000 Research 6:1958.

Núñez-Cook S, Gajardo P, Lizana PA, Vega-Fernandez G, Hormazábal-Peralta A, Binvignat O. 2018. Perception of human anatomy students facing a learning and teaching methodology based on the construction of a pelvis model. International Journal of Morphology 36(1):221-225.

Palza H, Nuñez R, Bastías R, Delgado K. 2018. In situ antimicrobial behavior of materials with copper-based additives in a hospital environment. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents 51(6): 912-917.

Pérez V, Dorador C, Molina V, Yáñez C, Hengst M. 2018. Rhodobacter sp. Rb3, an aerobic anoxygenic phototroph which thrives in the polyextreme ecosystem of the Salar de Huasco, in the Chilean Altiplano. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek. doi:10.1007/s10482-018-1067-z.

Pereira G, Suz LM, Albornoz V, Romero C, García L, Leiva V, Atala C. 2018. Mycorrhizal fungi associated with Codonorchis lessonii (Brongn.) lindl., a terrestrial orchid from Chile. Gayana Botánica 75(1): 447-458.

Plaza N, Castillo D, Pérez-Reytor D, Higuera G, García K, Bastías R. 2018. Bacteriophages in the control of pathogenic vibrios. Electronic Journal of Biotechnology 31:24-33.

Puente-Marín S, Nombela I, Chico V, Ciordia S, Mena MC,  Coll J,  Mercado L,  Ortega-Villaizan MDM. 2018. Rainbow trout erythrocytes ex vivo transfection with a DNA vaccine encoding VHSV glycoprotein G induces an antiviral immune response. Frontiers in Immunology 9:2477.

Ramírez R, Marshall SH. 2018. Identification and isolation of infective filamentous particles in Infectious Salmon Anemia Virus (ISAV). Microbial Pathogenesis 117:219-224.

Rojas V, Morales-Lange B, Avendaño-Herrera R, Poblete-Morales M, Tapia-Cammas D, Guzmán F, Marshall SH, Mercado L. 2018. Detection of muscle-specific creatine kinase expression as physiological indicator for Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L) skeletal muscle damage. Aquaculture 496:66-72.

Rojas V, Sánchez D, Gallardo JA, Mercado L. 2018. Histopathological changes induced by Caligus rogercresseyi in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research 46(4): 843-848.

Salazar C, Marshall SH. 2018. Involvement of selected cellular miRNAs in the in vitro and in vivo infection of infectious salmon anemia virus (ISAV). Microbial Pathogenesis, 123:353-360.

Salinas P. 2018. Effects on the female reproductive system of air pollution produced by the use of wood combustion for residential heating: challenges and perspectives of morphological studies. International Journal of Morphology 36(2): 623-628.

Salinas P, Sanhueza J, Sandoval C. 2018. Color-based segmentation vs. Stereology: A simple comparison between two semi-automated methods of image analysis for the quantification of collagen. International Journal of Morphology, 36(3):1118-1123.

Santa Cruz J, Cordero S. 2018. First record of Araujia sericifera (Apocynaceae: Asclepiadoideae) for Chile, anew alien climbing species from South America. Boletín Sociedad Argentina de Botánica 53 (2).  

Santana PA, Salinas N, Álvarez CA, Mercado LA, Guzmán F. 2018. Alpha-helical domain from IL-8 of salmonids: Mechanism of action and identification of a novel antimicrobial function. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 498 (4): 803-809.

Smith-Ramírez C, Vieli L, Barahona-Segovia RM, Montalva J., Cianferoni F, Ruz L, Fontúrbel FE, Valdivia CE, Medel R, Pauchard A, Celis-Diez JL, Riesco V, Monzón V, Vivallo F, Neira M. 2018. The reasons why Chile should stop importing commercial bumblebee Bombus terrestris (Linnaeus) and start to controlling it. Gayana Botánica 82(2):118-127. 

Soto MJ, Retamales J, Palza H, Bastías R. 2018. Encapsulation of specific Salmonella Enteritidis phage f3αSE on alginate-spheres as a method for protection and dosification. Electronic Journal of Biotechnology 31:57-6.

Stowhas T, Verdejo J, Yáñez C, Celis-Dieza JL, Enid Martínez C, Neaman A. 2018. Zinc alleviates copper toxicity to symbiotic nitrogen fixation in agricultural soil affected by copper mining in central Chile. Chemosphere 209: 960-963.

Tarifeño-Saldivia E, Aguilar A, Contreras D, Mercado L, Morales-Lange B, Márquez K, Henríquez A, Riquelme-Vidal C, Boltana S. Iron overload is associated with oxidative stress and nutritional immunity during viral infection in fish. Frontiers in Immunology 5(9):1296.

Torrico-Bazoberry D, Cáceres-Sánchez L, Flores-Prado L, Aguilera-Olivares D, Fontúrbel FE, Niemeyer HM, Pinto CF. 2018. Kin recognition in a subsocial treehopper (Hemiptera: Membracidae). Ecological Entomology 43(3):342–350.

Valenzuela CA, Zuloaga R, Mercado L, Einarsdottir I, Björnsson T, Valdés J, Molina A. 2018. Chronic stress inhibits growth and induces proteolytic mechanisms through two different non-overlapping pathways in the skeletal muscle of a teleost fish. American Journal of Physiology-Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 314(1): R102-R113.

Valenzuela R, Barrera C, Orellana Y, Almagia A, Arancibia V, Larraín C, Silva C, Billeke P, Zamorano F, Martínez V, Valenzuela A, Ivanovic D. 2018. Docosahexaenoic acid levels in erythrocytes and their association with the University Selection Test Outcomes in Chile. Prostaglandins Leukotrienes and Essenttial Fatty Acids 139:25-30.

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