Arrey-Salas, O., Caris-Maldonado, J.C., Hernández-Rojas, B., Gonzalez, E. (2021). Comprehensive Genome-Wide Exploration of C2H2 Zinc Finger Family in Grapevine (Vitis vinifera L.): Insights into the Roles in the Pollen Development Regulation. Genes, 12, 302.

Castro, R., González-Feliu, A., Muñoz-Vera, M., Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Parra-Palma, C., Morales-Quintana, L. (2021). Effect of Exogenous Auxin Treatment on Cell Wall Polymers of Strawberry. Fruit. Int. J. Mol. Sci. , 22, 6294.

Castro, R.I., Gonzalez-Feliu, A., Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Parra-Palma, C., Morales-Quintana, L. (2021). Changes in the cell wall components produced by exogenous abscisic acid treatment in strawberry fruit. Cellulose 28, 1555–1570.

Castro, R., Morales-Quintana, L., Alvarado, N., Guzmán, L., Forero-Doria, O., Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Laurie, V. (2021). Design and Optimization of a Self-Assembling Complex Based on Microencapsulated Calcium Alginate and Glutathione (CAG) Using Response Surface Methodology. Polymers13, 2080.

Castro, R., Ramos, P., Parra-Palma, C., Morales-Quintana, L. (2021). Ugni molinae Fruit as a Source of Bioactive Compounds with Good Quality Traits. BioMed Research International.

Hereme, R., Galleguillos, C., Morales-Navarro, S., Molina-Montenegro, M. (2021). What if the cold days return? Epigenetic mechanisms in plants to cold tolerance. Planta 254, 46.

Moya-Alvarado, G., Yañez, O., Morales, N., González-González, A., Areche, C., Núñez, M.T., Fierro, A., García-Beltrán, O. (2021). Coumarin-Chalcone Hybrids as Inhibitors of MAO-B: Biological Activity and In Silico Studies. Molecules, 26, 2430.

Rincón-Barón, E. J. Torres-Rodríguez, G. A., Passarelli, L. M., Zárate, D. A., Cuarán, V. L., & Plata-Arboleda, S. (2021). Microsporogénesis y micromorfología del polen de la planta Alcea rosea (Malvaceae). Revista de Biología Tropical, 69 (3): 852-864.

Salinas-Cornejo, J., Madrid-Espinoza, J., Verdugo, I., Pérez-Díaz, J., Martín-Davison, A.S., Norambuena, L., Ruiz-Lara, S. (2021). The Exocytosis Associated SNAP25-Type Protein, SlSNAP33, Increases Salt Stress Tolerance by Modulating Endocytosis in Tomato. Plants10, 1322.

Costa, M. O., Capel, L. S., Maldonado, C., Mora, F., Mangolin, C. A., & Machado, M. D. F. P. D. S. (2020). High genetic differentiation of grapevine rootstock varieties determined by molecular markers and artificial neural networks. Acta Scientiarum. Agronomy, 42.

Garrido-Bigotes, A., Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Torrejón, M., Solano, R., Morales-Quintana, L., & Figueroa, C. R. (2020). A new functional JAZ degron sequence in strawberry JAZ1 revealed by structural and interaction studies on the COI1–JA-Ile/COR–JAZs complexes. Scientific Reports, 10(1), 1-17.

Hereme, R., Morales-Navarro, S., Ballesteros, G., Barrera, A., Ramos, P., Gundel, P. E., & Molina-Montenegro, M. A. (2020). Fungal Endophytes Exert Positive Effects on Colobanthus quitensis Under Water Stress but Neutral Under a Projected Climate Change Scenario in Antarctica. Frontiers in Microbiology, 11, 264.

Méndez-Yañez, A., González, M., Carrasco-Orellana, C., Herrera, R., & Moya-León, M. A. (2020). Isolation of a rhamnogalacturonan lyase expressed during ripening of the Chilean strawberry fruit and its biochemical characterization. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 146, 411-419.

Morales-Quintana, L., Beltrán, D., Mendez-Yañez, Á., Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Herrera, R., & Moya-León, M. A. (2020). Characterization of FcXTH2, a Novel Xyloglucan Endotransglycosylase/Hydrolase Enzyme of Chilean Strawberry with Hydrolase Activity. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 21(9), 3380.

Serteyn, L., Quaghebeur, C., Ongena, M., Cabrera, N., Barrera, A., Molina-Montenegro, M. A., Francis, F., & Ramírez, C. C. (2020). Induced Systemic Resistance by a Plant Growth-Promoting Rhizobacterium Impacts Development and Feeding Behavior of Aphids. Insects, 11(4), 234.

Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Morales-Quintana, L.(2020). Study of the structure and binding site features of FaEXPA2, an α-expansin protein involved in strawberry fruit softening. Computational Biology and Chemistry, 87, 107279.

Valenzuela-Riffo, F.Parra-Palma, C., Ramos, P., Morales-Quintana, L. (2020) Molecular and structural insights into FaEXPA5, an alpha-expansin protein related with cell wall disassembly during ripening of strawberry fruit.  Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 154, 581-589.

Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Zúñiga, P. E., Morales-Quintana, L., Lolas, M., Cáceres, M., & Figueroa, C. R. (2020). Priming of Defense Systems and Upregulation of MYC2 and JAZ1 Genes after Botrytis cinerea Inoculation in Methyl Jasmonate-Treated Strawberry Fruits. Plants, 9(4), 447.

Zuñiga, P. E., Castañeda, Y., Arrey-Salas, O., Fuentes, L., Aburto, F., & Figueroa, C. R. (2020). Methyl Jasmonate Applications From Flowering to Ripe Fruit Stages of Strawberry (Fragaria× ananassa ‘Camarosa’) Reinforce the Fruit Antioxidant Response at Post-harvest. Frontiers in Plant Science, 11, 538.

Ballesta, P., Maldonado, C., Pérez-Rodríguez, P., & Mora, F. (2019). SNP and haplotype-based genomic selection of quantitative traits in Eucalyptus globulus. Plants, 8(9), 331.

Castro, R.I., Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Morales-Quintana, L. (2019). In-silico and in vitro analysis of the 4,4′,4”-((1,3,5-triazine-2,4,6-triyl)tris(azanediyl))triphenol), an antioxidant agent with a possible anti-inflammatory function. BioMed Research International, Article ID 9165648.

Cruz, N., Méndez, T., Ramos, P., Urbina, D., Vega, A., Gutiérrez, R. A., Moya-León, M. A., & Herrera, R. (2019). Induction of PrMADS10 on the lower side of bent pine tree stems: potential role in modifying plant cell wall properties and wood anatomy. Scientific Reports, 9(1), 1-16.

Garrido-Bigotes, A., Valenzuela-Riffo, F., & Figueroa, C. R. (2019). Evolutionary analysis of JAZ proteins in plants: an approach in search of the ancestral sequence. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 20(20), 5060.

Jara, K., Castro, R.I., Ramos, P., Parra-Palma, P., Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Morales-Quintana, L. (2019). Molecular Insights into FaEG1, a Strawberry Endoglucanase Enzyme Expressed during Strawberry Fruit Ripening. Plants, 8(6), 140.

Madrid-Espinoza, J., Salinas-Cornejo, J., & Ruiz-Lara, S. (2019). The RabGAP Gene Family in Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) and Wild Relatives: Identification, Interaction Networks, and Transcriptional Analysis during Plant Development and in Response to Salt Stress. Genes, 10(9), 638.

Mafra, G. S., Amaral Júnior, A. T. D., Almeida Filho, J. E. D., Vivas, M., Santos, P. H. A. D., Santos, J. S.,  Maldonado, C., & Mora, F. (2019). SNP-based mixed model association of growth-and yield-related traits in popcorn. PloS one, 14(6), e0218552.

Maldonado, C., Mora, F., Scapim, C. A., & Coan, M. (2019). Genome-wide haplotype-based association analysis of key traits of plant lodging and architecture of maize identifies major determinants for leaf angle: hap LA4. PloS one, 14(3), e0212925.

Maldonado, C., Mora, F., Bertagna, F. A. B., Kuki, M. C., & Scapim, C. A. (2019). SNP-and Haplotype-Based GWAS of Flowering-Related Traits in Maize with Network-Assisted Gene Prioritization. Agronomy, 9(11), 725.

Mora, F., Zúñiga, P. E., & Figueroa, C. R. (2019). Genetic variation and trait correlations for fruit weight, firmness and color parameters in wild accessions of Fragaria chiloensis. Agronomy, 9(9), 506.

Salinas-Cornejo, J., Madrid-Espinoza, J., & Ruiz-Lara, S. (2019). Identification and transcriptional analysis of SNARE vesicle fusion regulators in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) during plant development and a comparative analysis of the response to salt stress with wild relatives. Journal of Plant Physiology, 242, 153018.

Valenzuela, C. E., Ballesta, P., Maldonado, C., Baettig, R., Arriagada, O., Sousa Mafra, G., & Mora, F. (2019). Bayesian mapping reveals large-effect pleiotropic QTLs for wood density and slenderness index in 17-year-old trees of Eucalyptus cladocalyx. Forests, 10(3), 241.

Aceituno, U., Covarrubias, M.P., Aguayo, M.F., Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Espinoza, A.A., GaeteEastman, C., Herrera, R., Handford, M., Norambuena, L. (2018). Identification of a type II cystatin in Fragaria chiloensis: A proteinase inhibitor differentially regulated during achene development and in response to biotic stress-related stimuli. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 29, 158-167.

Carrasco-Orellana, C., Stappung, Y., Mendez-Yañez, A., Allan, A. C., Espley, R. V., Plunkett, B. J. & Herrera, R. (2018). Characterization of a ripening-related transcription factor FcNAC1 from Fragaria chiloensis fruit. Scientific Reports, 8(1), 1-12.

Delgado, L.D., Zúñiga, P.E., Figueroa, N.E., Pastene, E., Escobar-Sepúlveda, H.F., Figueroa, P.M., Garrido-Bigotes, A., Figueroa, C.R. (2018). Application of a JA-Ile Biosynthesis Inhibitor to Methyl Jasmonate-Treated Strawberry Fruit Induces Upregulation of Specific MBW Complex-Related Genes and Accumulation of Proanthocyanidins. Molecules, 23 (6): 1433.

Ferreira, F., Scapim, C. A., Maldonado, C., & Mora, F. (2018). SSR-based genetic analysis of sweet corn inbred lines using artificial neural networks. Crop Breeding and Applied Biotechnology, 18(3), 309-313.

Gallardo-Cerda, J., Levihuan, J., Lavín, P., Oses, R., Atala, C., Torres-Díaz, C., Cuba-Díaz, M., Barrera, A., & Molina-Montenegro, M. A. (2018). Antarctic rhizobacteria improve salt tolerance and physiological performance of the Antarctic vascular plants. Polar Biology, 41(10), 1973-1982.

Kulka, V. P., Silva, T. A. D., Contreras-Soto, R. I., Maldonado, C., Mora, F., & Scapim, C. A. (2018). Diallel analysis and genetic differentiation of tropical and temperate maize inbred lines. Crop Breeding and Applied Biotechnology, 18(1), 31-38.

Madrid-Espinoza, J., Brunel-Saldias, N., Guerra, F. P., Gutiérrez, A., & Del Pozo, A. (2018). Genome-wide identification and transcriptional regulation of aquaporin genes in bread wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) under water stress. Genes, 9(10), 497.

Maldonado, C., Contreras-Soto, R. I., Gerhardt, I. F. S., do Amaral Júnior, A. T., & Mora, F. (2018). Stable marker-trait associations for growth across different ages in Eucalyptus cladocalyx through the use of microsatellites. Scientia Forestalis, (119), 367-376.

Molina-Montenegro, M. A., Acuña-Rodríguez, I. S., Flores, T. S., 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.

Morales-Navarro, S., Pérez-Díaz, R., Ortega, A., de Marcos, A., Mena, M., Fenoll, C., & Ruiz-Lara, S. (2018). Overexpression of a SDD1-Like gene from wild tomato decreases stomatal density and enhances dehydration avoidance in Arabidopsis and cultivated tomato. Frontiers in Plant Science, 9, 940.

Parra-Palma, C., Fuentes, E., Palomo, I., Torres, C., Moya, M., & Ramos, P. (2018). Linking the platelet antiaggregation effect of different strawberries species with antioxidants: Metabolomic and transcript profiling of polyphenols. Boletín Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromáticas, 17(1), 36-52.

Ramos, P., Parra-Palma, C., Figueroa, C. R., Zuñiga, P. E., Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Gonzalez, J., Gaete-Eastman, C., & Morales-Quintana, L. (2018). Cell wall-related enzymatic activities and transcriptional profiles in four strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa) cultivars during fruit development and ripening. Scientia Horticulturae, 238, 325-332.

Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Gaete-Eastman, C., Stappung, Y., Lizana, R., Herrera, R., Moya-León, M. A., & Morales-Quintana, L. (2018). Comparative in silico study of the differences in the structure and ligand interaction properties of three alpha-expansin proteins from Fragaria chiloensis fruit. Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics, 37(12), 3245-3258.

Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Garrido-Bigotes, A., Figueroa, P. M., Morales-Quintana, L., & Figueroa, C. R. (2018). Structural analysis of the woodland strawberry COI1-JAZ1 co-receptor for the plant hormone jasmonoyl-isoleucine. Journal of Molecular Graphics and Modelling, 85, 250-261.

Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Ramos, P., & Morales-Quintana, L. (2018). Computational study of FaEXPA1, a strawberry alpha expansin protein, through molecular modeling and molecular dynamics simulation studies. Computational Biology and Chemistry, 76, 79-86.

Mateluna, P., Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Morales-Quintana, L., Herrera, R., & Ramos, P. (2017). Transcriptional and computational study of expansins differentially expressed in response to inclination in radiata pine. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 115, 12-24.

Méndez-Yañez, Á., Beltrán, D., Campano-Romero, C., Molinett, S., Herrera, R., Moya-León, M. A., & Morales-Quintana, L. (2017). Glycosylation is important for FcXTH1 activity as judged by its structural and biochemical characterization. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 119, 200-210.

San Martín-Davison, A., Pérez-Díaz, R., Soto, F., Madrid-Espinoza, J., González-Villanueva, E., Pizarro, L., … & Ruiz-Lara, S. (2017). Involvement of SchRabGDI1 from Solanum chilense in endocytic trafficking and tolerance to salt stress. Plant Science, 263, 1-11.

Amaral Junior, A. T. D., Freitas, I. L. D. J., Guimarães, A. G., Maldonado, C., Arriagada, O., & Mora, F. (2016). Bayesian analysis of quantitative traits in popcorn (Zea mays L.) through four cycles of recurrent selection. Plant Production Science, 19(4), 574-578.

Pérez-Díaz, R., Madrid-Espinoza, J., Salinas-Cornejo, J., González-Villanueva, E., & Ruiz-Lara, S. (2016). Differential roles for VviGST1, VviGST3, and VviGST4 in proanthocyanidin and anthocyanin transport in Vitis vinifera. Frontiers in Plant Science, 7, 1166.

Pérez-Díaz, J. R., Pérez-Díaz, J., Madrid-Espinoza, J., González-Villanueva, E., Moreno, Y., & Ruiz-Lara, S. (2016). New member of the R2R3-MYB transcription factors family in grapevine suppresses the anthocyanin accumulation in the flowers of transgenic tobacco. Plant Molecular Biology, 90(1-2), 63-76.

Valenzuela-Riffo, F., Tapia, G., Parra-Palma, C., & Morales-Quintana, L. (2015). Understanding the roles of Lys33 and Arg45 in the binding-site stability of LjLTP10, an LTP related to drought stress in Lotus japonicus. Journal of Molecular Modeling, 21(10), 270.

Alva, O., Roa-Roco, R. N., Pérez-Díaz, R., Yáñez, M., Tapia, J., Moreno, Y., … & González, E. (2015). Pollen morphology and boron concentration in floral tissues as factors triggering natural and GA-induced parthenocarpic fruit development in grapevine. PloS one, 10(10), e0139503.

Guerra, F. P., Reyes, L., Vergara-Jaque, A., Campos-Hernández, C., Gutiérrez, A., Pérez-Díaz, J., … & Ruíz-Lara, S. (2015). Populus deltoides Kunitz trypsin inhibitor 3 confers metal tolerance and binds copper, revealing a new defensive role against heavy metal stress. Environmental and Experimental Botany, 115, 28-37.

Valenzuela, C., Ramos, P., Carrasco, C., Moya-Leon, M. A., & Herrera, R. (2014). Cloning and characterization of a xyloglucan endo-transglycosylase/hydrolase gene expressed in response to inclination in radiata pine seedlings. Tree Genetics & Genomes, 10(5), 1305-1315.

Pérez-Díaz, R., Ryngajllo, M., Pérez-Díaz, J., Peña-Cortés, H., Casaretto, J. A., González-Villanueva, E., & Ruiz-Lara, S. (2014). VvMATE1 and VvMATE2 encode putative proanthocyanidin transporters expressed during berry development in Vitis vinifera L. Plant Cell Reports, 33(7), 1147-1159.

Pérez-Díaz, J., Wu, T. M., Pérez-Díaz, R., Ruíz-Lara, S., Hong, C. Y., & Casaretto, J. A. (2014). Organ-and stress-specific expression of the ASR genes in rice. Plant Cell Reports, 33(1), 61-73.

Morales-Quintana, L., Nuñez-Tobar, M. X., Moya-León, M. A., & Herrera, R. (2013). Molecular dynamics simulation and site-directed mutagenesis of alcohol acyltransferase: a proposed mechanism of catalysis. Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling, 53(10), 2689-2700.

Opazo, M. C., Lizana, R., Pimentel, P., Herrera, R., & Moya-León, M. A. (2013). Changes in the mRNA abundance of FcXTH1 and FcXTH2 promoted by hormonal treatments of Fragaria chiloensis fruit. Postharvest Biology and Technology, 77, 28-34.

González, G., Fuentes, L., Moya-León, M. A., Sandoval, C., & Herrera, R. (2013). Characterization of two PR genes from Fragaria chiloensis in response to Botrytis cinerea infection: A comparison with Fragaria x ananassa. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology, 82, 73-80.

Galaz, S., Morales‐Quintana, L., Moya‐León, M. A., & Herrera, R. (2013). Structural analysis of the alcohol acyltransferase protein family from C ucumis melo shows that enzyme activity depends on an essential solvent channel. The FEBS Journal, 280(5), 1344-1357.

Salvatierra, A., Pimentel, P., Moya-León, M. A., & Herrera, R. (2013). Increased accumulation of anthocyanins in Fragaria chiloensis fruits by transient suppression of FcMYB1 gene. Phytochemistry, 90, 25-36.

Espinoza, A., San Martín, A., López-Climent, M., Ruiz-Lara, S., Gómez-Cadenas, A., & Casaretto, J. A. (2013). Engineered drought-induced biosynthesis of α-tocopherol alleviates stress-induced leaf damage in tobacco. Journal of Plant Physiology, 170(14), 1285-1294.

Ramos, P., Valenzuela, C., Le Provost, G., Plomion, C., Gantz, C., Moya-León, M. A., & Herrera, R. (2012). ACC oxidase and ACC synthase expression profiles after leaning of young radiata (P. radiata D. Don) and maritime pine (P. pinaster Ait.) seedlings. Journal of plant growth regulation, 31(3), 382-391.

Morales-Quintana, L., Moya-León, M. A., & Herrera, R. (2012). Molecular docking simulation analysis of alcohol acyltransferases from two related fruit species explains their different substrate selectivities. Molecular Simulation, 38(11), 912-921.

Ramos, P., Le Provost, G., Gantz, C., Plomion, C., & Herrera, R. (2012). Transcriptional analysis of differentially expressed genes in response to stem inclination in young seedlings of pine. Plant Biology, 14(6), 923-933.

Pérez-Castro, R., Kasai, K., Gainza-Cortés, F., Ruiz-Lara, S., Casaretto, J. A., Peña-Cortés, H., & González, E. (2012). VvBOR1, the grapevine ortholog of AtBOR1, encodes an efflux boron transporter that is differentially expressed throughout reproductive development of Vitis vinifera L. Plant and Cell Physiology, 53(2), 485-494.

Gainza-Cortés, F., Pérez-Díaz, R., Pérez-Castro, R., Tapia, J., Casaretto, J. A., González, S.,  & González, E. (2012). Characterization of a putative grapevine Zn transporter, VvZIP3, suggests its involvement in early reproductive development in Vitis vinifera L. BMC Plant Biology, 12(1), 111.

Loyola, J., Verdugo, I., González, E., Casaretto, J. A., & Ruiz‐Lara, S. (2012). Plastidic isoprenoid biosynthesis in tomato: physiological and molecular analysis in genotypes resistant and sensitive to drought stress. Plant Biology, 14(1), 149-156.

Almada, R., Cabrera, N., Casaretto, J., Peña-Cortés, H, Ruiz-Lara, S., & González Villanueva, E. (2011). Epigenetic repressor genes are coordinately regulated during grapevine (Vitis vinifera L.) seasonal flowering. Plant Cell Reports, 30, 1959-1968.

Bastías, A., López‐Climent, M., Valcárcel, M., Rosello, S., Gómez‐Cadenas, A., & Casaretto, J. A. (2011). Modulation of organic acids and sugar content in tomato fruits by an abscisic acid‐regulated transcription factor. Physiologia Plantarum, 141(3), 215-226.

Chilian, J., Verdugo, I., Poblete, F., Ruiz, S., Casaretto, J., & Gonzalez, E. (2011). Expression of LHC genes and their relation to photo-oxidative stress tolerance in Solanum lycopersicum L. and Solanum Chilense (Dunal) Reiche. Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research, 71(4), 503-510.

Salvatierra, A., Pimentel, P., Moya-Leon, M. A., Caligari, P. D., & Herrera, R. (2010). Comparison of transcriptional profiles of flavonoid genes and anthocyanin contents during fruit development of two botanical forms of Fragaria chiloensis ssp. chiloensis. Phytochemistry, 71(16), 1839-1847.

Opazo, M. C., Figueroa, C. R., Henríquez, J., Herrera, R., Bruno, C., Valenzuela, P., & Moya-León, A. M. (2010) Characterization of two divergent cDNAs encoding xyloglucan endotransglycosylase/hydrolase (XTH) expressed in Fragaria chiloensis fruit. Plant Science, 179 (5), 479-488.

Figueroa, C. R., Rosli, H.G., Civello, P.M., Martínez, G.A., Herrera, R., & Moya-León, M. A. (2010) Changes in cell wall polysaccharides and cell wall degrading enzymes during ripening of Fragaria chiloensis and Fragaria × ananassa fruits. Scientia Horticulturae, 124, 454-462.

Balbontín, C., Gaete-Eastman, C., Fuentes, L., Figueroa, C.R., Herrera, R., Manriquez, D., Latché,  A., Pech, J.C., Moya-León, M.A. (2010) VpAAT1, a gene encoding an alcohol acyltransferase, is involved in ester biosynthesis during ripening of mountain papaya fruit. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 58, 5114-5121.

Orellana, S., Yanez, M., Espinoza, A., Verdugo, I., Gonzalez, E., Ruiz‐Lara, S., & Casaretto, J. A. (2010). The transcription factor SlAREB1 confers drought, salt stress tolerance and regulates biotic and abiotic stress‐related genes in tomato. Plant, Cell & Environment, 33(12), 2191-2208.

Riedelsberger, J., Sharma, T., Gonzalez, W., Gajdanowicz, P., Morales-Navarro, S., Garcia-Mata, C., Mueller-Roeber, B., González-Nilo, F., Blatt, M., Dreyer, I. (2010). Distributed Structures Underlie Gating Differences between the Kin Channel KAT1 and the Kout Channel SKOR. Molecular Plant, 3 (1), 236-245.

Saud, G., Carbone, F., Perrotta, G., Figueroa, C. R., Moya, M., Herrera, R., Retamales, J. B., Carrasco, B., Cheel, J., Schmeda, G., & Caligari, P. D. S. (2009) Transcript profiling suggests transcriptional repression of the flavonoid pathway in the white-fruited Chilean strawberry, Fragaria chiloensis Mill. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, 56 (7), 895-903.

González, M., Gaete-Eastman, C., Valdenegro, M., Figueroa, C. R., Fuentes, L., Herrera, R., & Moya-León, M.A. (2009) Aroma development during ripening of F. chiloensis fruit and participation of an alcohol acyltransferase (FcAAT1) gene. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 57 (19), 9123-9132.

Gaete-Eastman, C., Figueroa, C.R., Balbontín, C., Moya, M., Atkinson, R.G., Herrera, R., & Moya-León, M.A. (2009) Expression of an ethylene-related expansin gene during softening of mountain papaya fruit (Vasconcellea pubescens). Postharvest Biology and Technology, 53, 58-65.

Figueroa, C.R., Pimentel, P., Dotto, M.C., Civello, P.M., Martínez, G.A., Herrera, R., & Moya-León, M.A. (2009) Expression of five expansin genes during softening of Fragaria chiloensis fruit. Effect of auxin treatment. Postharvest Biology and Technology, 53, 51-57.

Almada, R., Cabrera, N., Casaretto, J., Ruiz-Lara, S., & González Villanueva, E. (2009). VvCO And VvCOL1, two CONSTANS homologous genes, are regulated during flower induction and dormancy in grapevine buds. Plant Cell Reports, 28, 1193-1203.

Yañez, M., Cáceres, S., Orellana, S., Bastías, A., Verdugo, I., Ruiz-Lara, S. & Casaretto, J. (2009) An abiotic stress-responsive bZIP transcription factor from wild and cultivated tomatoes regulates stress-related genes. Plant Cell Reports, 28(10), 1497-1507.

Guerra, F., Duplessis, S., Kohler, A., Martin, F., Tapia, J., Lebed, P., Zamudio, F., González, E. (2009) Gene expression analysis of Populus deltoides roots subjected to copper stress. Environmental and Experimental Botany, 67(2), 335-344.

Gajdanowicz, P., Garcia-Mata, C., Gonzalez, W., Morales-Navarro, S., Sharma, T., González-Nilo, F., Gutowicz, J., Mueller-Roeber, B., Blatt, M., Dreyer, I. (2009). Distinct roles of the last transmembrane domain in controlling Arabidopsis K+ channel activity. The New Phytologist, 182(2), 380-391.

González, G., Moya, M., Sandoval, C., & Herrera, R. (2009) Genetic Diversity in Chilean strawberry (Fragaria chiloensis): Differential response to Botrytis cinerea infection. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research, 7(4), 886-895.

Ramírez, C.C., Guerra, F.P., Zuñiga, R.E., Cordero, C. (2009). Differential expression of candidate defense genes of poplars in response to aphid feeding. Journal of Economic Entomology, 102(3), 1070-1074.

Paiva, J., Garcés, M., Alves, A., Garnier-Géré, P., Rodrigues, J.C., Lalanne, C., Porcon, S., Le Provost, G., Brach, J.J., Fevereiro, P., Plomion, C. (2008). Molecular and phenotypic profiling along a cambial-age gradient in maritime pine wood forming tissue. New Phytologist, 178 (2), 283–301.

Figueroa, C.R., Pimentel, P., Gaete-Eastman, C., Moya, M., Herrera, R., Caligari, P.D.S, & Moya-León, M.A. (2008). Softening rate of the Chilean strawberry (Fragaria chiloensis) fruit reflects the expression of polygalacturonase and pectate lyase genes. Postharvest Biology and Technology, 49, 210-220.

Carrasco, B., Avila, P., Perez-Diaz, J.L., Muñoz, P., García, R., Lavandero, B., Retamales, J.B., & Caligari, P.D.S. (2008). Genetic structure of highland papayas (Vasconcellea pubescens) cultivated in Chile as revealed by Inter Simple Sequence Repeats (ISSR). Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, 56, 331-337.

Carvacho, I., Gonzalez, W., Torres, Y.P., Brauchi, S., Alvarez, O., Gonzalez-Nilo, F., Latorre, R. (2008). Intrinsic electrostatic potential in the BK channel pore: role in determining single channel conductance and block. The Journal of General Physiology, 131(2), 147-161.

Mejia, N., Gebauer, M., Muñoz, L., Hewstone, N., Muñoz, C., & Hinrichsen, P. (2007). Identification of QTLs for Seedlessness, Berry Size, and Ripening Date in a Seedless x Seedless Table Grape Progeny. American Journal of Enology and Viticulture, 58, 499-507.

Carrasco, B., Garcés, M., Rojas, P., Saud, G., Herrera, R., Retamales, J. B., & Caligari, P. D. S. (2007). The Chilean strawberry (Fragaria chiloensis (L.) Duch.): Genetic diversity and structure. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science, 132, 501 – 506.

Balbontin, C., Gaete-Eastman, C., Vergara, M., Herrera, R., & Moya-León, M.A. (2007). Treatment with 1-MCP and the role of ethylene in aroma development of mountain papaya fruit. Postharvest Biology and Technology, 43, 67-77.

Salazar, M., González, E., Casaretto, J.A., Casacuberta, J. M., & Ruiz-Lara, S. (2007) The promoter of the TLC1.1 retrotransposon from Solanum chilense is activated by multiple stress-related signalling molecules. Plant Cell Reports, 26, 1861-1868.

Niemeyer, M.I., González-Nilo, F. D., Zúñiga, L., González, W., Cid, L. P., & Sepúlveda, F. V. (2007). Neutralization of a single arginine residue gates open a two-pore domain, alkali-activated K+ channel. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 104(2), 666-671.

Le-Feuvre, R. R., Ramírez, C. C., Olea, N., & Meza-Basso L. (2007). Effect of the antimicrobial peptide indolicidin on the green peach aphid Myzus persicae (Sulzer). Journal of Applied Entomology, 131(2), 71–75.

Niemeyer, M. I., González-Nilo, F. D., Zúñiga, L., González, W., Cid, L. P., & Sepúlveda, F. V. (2006). Gating of two-pore domain K+ channels by extracellular pH. Biochemical Society Transactions, 34, 899-902.

Niedmann, L., & Meza-Basso, L. (2006) Evaluación de cepas nativas de Bacillus thuringiensis como una alternativa de manejo integrado de la polilla del tomate (Tuta absoluta Meyrick; Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) en Chile. Agricultura Técnica, 66(3), 235-246.

Retamales, J.B., Caligari, P.D.S., Carrasco, B., Saud, G. (2005) Current status of the Chilean native strawberry (Fragaria chiloensis L. Duch.) and the research needs to convert the species into a commercial crop. HortScience, 40, 1633-1634.

Cheel, J., Theoduloz, C., Rodríguez, J., Saud, G., Caligari, P.D.S., & Schmeda-Hirschmann G. (2005) New phenolics from the Chilean strawberry fruits, Fragaria chiloensis ssp. chiloensis. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 53, 8512-8518.

Carrasco, B., Hancock, J., Beaudry, R., & Retamales, J. B. (2005). Chemical composition and inheritance patterns of strawberry aroma in Fragaria ×ananassa and Fragaria virginiana progenies. HortScience, 40, 19-20.

Tapia, G., Verdugo, I., Yanez, M., Ahumada, I., Theoduloz, C., Cordero, C., Poblete, F., Gonzalez, E., Ruiz-Lara, S. (2005) Involvement of ethylene in stress-induced expression of the TLC1.1 retrotransposon from Lycopersicon chilense Dun”. Plant Physiology, 138(4), 2075-2086.

*se consideran publicaciones de los estudiantes del programa de doctorado tanto como primer autor (derivada del trabajo de tesis) como participación en trabajos durante los años de estudio en el programa.