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Alejandro A. Murillo

  • Ph.D.
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • European Molecular Biology Laboratory
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Research interests

Environmental Microbiology Microbial toxicology Marine Microbiology

About

My current interests are related to the Microbial Oceanography field and Metagenomics analysis of microbial communities. Right now I’m focused on the sulfur cycle and the microbes that are involve in this processes throughout the water column in a seasonal oxygen minimum zone (OMZ)

Groups

Co-authors (25)

Recent publications

  • Diversity and transcriptional levels of RuBisCO form II of sulfur-oxidizing γ-proteobacteria in coastal-upwelling waters with seasonal anoxia

    • Léniz B
    • Murillo A
    • Ramírez-Flandes S
    • et al.
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  • Enhanced metabolic versatility of planktonic sulfur-oxidizing γ-proteobacteria in an oxygen-deficient coastal ecosystem

    • Murillo A
    • Ramírez-Flandes S
    • DeLong E
    • et al.
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    17Citations
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Professional experience

Postdoctoral Fellow

European Molecular Biology Laboratory

February 2017 - Present

Technical support

UDEC - Universidad de Concepcion

May 2010 - Present

Postdoctoral position

UDEC - Universidad de Concepcion

May 2010 - January 2017(7 years)

Education

PhD in Biological Sciences, Molecular Genetic and Microbiology

Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

March 2005 - September 2010(6 years)

M.Phil. in Biological Sciences

Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

March 2005 - September 2007(3 years)

B.A. in Biological Sciences

Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

March 1999 - August 2004(5 years)