Publicaciones Recientes

A continuación, se presentan las publicaciones más recientes del personal del Departamento de Biología, en orden cronológico inverso.

  • Queiroz MS, López-Hernández D, Locke SA, Pinto HA, Anjos LA. 2020. Metacercariae of Heterodiplostomum lanceolatum (Trematoda: Proterodiplostomidae) found in Leptodactylus podicipinus (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from Brazil: a morphological, molecular and ecological study. Journal of Helminthology. 94:e66.
  • Appeldoorn, R.S., Alfaro, M., Ballantine, D., Bejarano, I., Ruiz, H.J., Schizas, N.V., Schmidt, W.E., Sherman, C.E., Weil E. (2019). Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems:Puerto Rico in Coral Reefs of the World 12. Springer. 1003pp.
  • Caffara M, Locke SA, Halajian A, Luus-Powell WJ, Benini D, Tedesco P, Kasembele GK, Fioravanti ML. 2019. Molecular data show Clinostomoides Dollfus, 1950 is a junior synonym of Clinostomum Leidy, 1856, with redescription of metacercariae of Clinostomum brieni n. comb. 2019. Parasitology. 146(6): 805-13.
  • López-Hernández D, Locke SA, Alves de Assis JC, Drago FB, de Melo AL, Leite Rabelo EM, Pinto HA. 2019 Molecular, morphological and experimental studies of cercariae from five species of Diplostomoidea (Trematoda: Digenea) infecting Biomphalaria straminea (Mollusca: Planorbidae) in Brazil. Acta Tropica. 199:105082
  • Rebeca I. Colon-Rios, Eddalys L. Valentin-Hernandez & Sandra L. Maldonado Ramirez. 2019. Endophytic fungi in Billbergia Pyramidalis: A preliminary survey. JOUST Vol. 5, Issue 1, August 2019.
  • Rosado-Rodriguez, G., Sanchez-Martinez E., Maldonado-Ramirez, SL & Otero, E. 2019. Cultivable Yeasts Associated with Demosponges from Puerto Rico. Studies in Fungi 4(1): 153-161(2019). ISSN 2465-4973. Doi 10.5943/sif/4/1/18
  • Sofiia Kolchanova, Sergei Kliver, Aleksei Komissarov, Pavel Dobrinin, Gaik Tamazian, Kirill Grigorev, Walter W. Wolfsberger, Audrey J. Majeske, Jafet Velez-Valentin, Ricardo Valentin de la Rosa, Joanne R. Paul-Murphy, David Sanchez-Migallon Guzman, Michael H. Court, Juan L. Rodriguez-Flores, Juan Carlos Martínez-Cruzado and Taras K. Oleksyk. 2019. Genomes of Three Closely Related Caribbean Amazons Provide Insight for Species History and Conservation, Genes 2019, 10, 54; doi:10.3390/genes10010054.
  • Massol-Deyá, A. 2019. Our Energy Insurrection. In ‘Aftershocks of Disaster: Puerto Rico Before and After the Storm’ Haymarket Books, 298-307.
  • Massol-Deyá, A. 2019. Our Energy Insurrection. In ‘Voices from Puerto Rico’ Redsugarcane Press, 93-98.
  • Ricardo L. Couto-Rodríguez & Rafael Montalvo-Rodríguez. 2019. Temporal Analysys of the Microbial Community from the Crystallizer Ponds in Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico, Using Metagenomics. Genes 2019, 10, 422; doi:10.3390/genes10060422.
  • V. Z. Cardona-Cardona, Y. Loperena-Alvarez, G. Ramos-Marrero, J. Schellekens, C. Ríos-Velázquez2019. Characterization of a Puerto Rican Isolate of Aspergillus sp. with High Copper Resistance. 49(2-3). Caribbean Journal of Science. https://doi.org/10.18475/cjos.v49i2.a1Caribbean Journal of Science Volume 49(2-3).
  • Narayanan Narayanan, Getu Beyene, Raj Deepika Chauhan, Eliana Gaitán-Solís, Jackson Gehan, Paula Butts, Dimuth Siritunga, Ihuoma Okwuonu, Arthur Woll, Dulce M. Jiménez-Aguilar, Erick Boy, Michael A. Grusak, Paul Anderson and Nigel J. Taylor, 2019.  Biofortification of field-grown cassava by engineering expression of an iron transporter and ferritin, Nature Biotechnology, volume 37, pages144–151.
  • Hammerman, Rivera-Vicens R.E., Galaska M.P, Weil, E, Appledoorn, R., Alfaro, M. and Nikolaos V. Schizas. 2018 Population connectivity of the plating coral Agaricia lamarcki from southwest Puerto Rico. Coral Reefs (2018) 37:183–191.
  • Sean A. Locke, Alex Van Dam, Monica Caffara, Hudson Alves Pinto, Danimar López-Hernández, Christopher A. Blanar. 2018. Validity of the Diplostomoidea and Diplostomida (Digenea, Platyhelminthes) upheld in plylogenomic analysis, International Journal of Parasitology, 48 (2018) 1043-1059.
  • Li WX, Zou H, Wu SG, Xiong F, Li M, Ma XR, Marcogliese DJ, Locke SA, Wang GT. 2018. Richness and diversity of communities of Dactylogyrus spp. in the wild and farmed goldfish Carassius auratus. Journal of Parasitology. 104(4): 353-8. Journal IF: 1.395.
  • López-Hernández D, Locke SA, de Melo AL, Rabelo ÉML, Pinto HA. 2018. Molecular, morphological and experimental assessment of the life cycle of Posthodiplostomum nanum Dubois 1937 (Trematoda: Diplostomidae) from Brazil, with phylogenetic evidence of paraphyly in the genus Posthodiplostomum Dubois, 1936. Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 63: 95-103.
  • Valadão MC, Silva BCM, López-Hernández D, Araújo JV, Locke SA, Pinto HA. 2018. A molecular phylogenetic study of the caecal fluke of poultry, Postharmostomum commutatum (= P. gallinum) (Trematoda: Brachylaimidae). Parasitology Research. 117(12): 3927-34.
  • Massol-Deyá, A., E. González, J. Delgado, A. Dragoni y A. Massol-Deyá. 2018. Casa Pueblo y la transformación de la política forestal desde la autogestión comunitaria. In ‘Ambiente y Democracia’ Editorial UPR, pp. 106-129.
  • Massol-Deyá, A. 2018. Amores que luchan. Ediciones Callejón, 253pp.
  • Massol-Deyá, A., J. C. Stephens and J. L. Colón. 2018. Renewable energy for Puerto Rico. Science 362 (6410): 7.
  • Díaz, E., D. Pérez, J. Delgado, and A. Massol-Deyá. 2018. Longitudinal survey of lead, cadmium, and copper in seagrass Syringodium filiforme from a former bombing range (Vieques, Puerto Rico) Toxicology Reports 5:6-11.
  • Rabelo-Fernandez R.J., K. Santiago, L. Morales-Valeand C. Rios-Velazquez. 2018. The metagenome of Caracolus marginella gut microbiome using culture independent approaches and shotgun sequencing. J. Data in Brief. 16, 501-505. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2017.11.043.
  • Soriano   Berliza M., L.M. Del Valle-Perez, L. Morales-Vale and C. Rios-Velazquez2018. Datasets generated by shotgun sequencing of metagenomic libraries of the Guajataca water reservoir. Data in Brief. 21, 2531-2535. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2018.11.114.

  • Beyene, G., Solomon, F., Chauhan, R., Gaitan-Solis, E., Narayanan, N., Gehan, J., Siritunga, D., Stevens, R., Jifon, J., Van Eck, J., Linsler, E., Gehan, M., Ilyas, M., Fregene, M., Anderson, P., Sayre, R., Taylor, N., and Cahoon, E. 2018. Provitamin A Biofortification of Cassava Enhances Shelf-Life but Reduces Dry Matter Content of Storage Roots Due to Altered Carbon Partitioning into Starch, Plant Biotechnology Journal, 16(6):1186-1200.

  • Luciano-Roario, D., Cruz-Saavedra, L and Siritunga, D. 2018. Genetic Diversity of Puerto Rican Farmer-held Papaya (Carica papaya) using SSR Markers, HortScience, 53(8): 1109-1114.
  • Silas A. Rasmussen, Kenneth T. Kongstad, Paiman Khorsand-Jamal, Rubini Maya Kannagara, Majse Nafisi, Alex Van Dam, Mads Bennedsen, Bjorn Madsen, Finn Okkeals, Charlotte H. Gotfredsen, Dan Staerk, Ulf Thrane, Uffe H. Mortensen, Thomas O. Larsen, Rasmus J.N. Frandsen. 2018. On the Biosynthetic Origin of Carmic Acid. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 96 (2018) 51-61.doi.org/10.1016/j.ibmb.2018.03.002.