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Lee Ann Meisel

Associate Professor

Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology (INTA), University of Chile

Macul, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Plant Molecular Genetics, Fruit Development, Comparative Genomics between fruit species and model plants, Fruit Nutrigenomics, Fruit Epigenomics, Legumes

Educación

  •  Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, RUTGERS UNIVERSITY. Estados Unidos, 1996
  •  Biology, SIENA COLLEGE. Estados Unidos, 1991
  •  Recognition of PhD, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE. Chile, 1999

Experiencia Académica

  •   Assistant Professor Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Ciencias

    Nuñoa, Chile

    Enero 1999 - Enero 2004

  •   Director Full Time

    Universidad Andrés Bello

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2010 - Enero 2012

  •   Associate Professor Full Time

    Universidad Andrés Bello

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2004 - Enero 2012

  •   Academic Director of Doctoral Programs Full Time

    Universidad Andrés Bello

    Vice Rectory of Investigation and Graduate Studies

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2008 - Enero 2009

  •   Associate Professor Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology (INTA)

    Macul, Chile

    Enero 2012 - A la fecha

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Postdoc. Full Time

    Rutgers University

    New Brunswick, Estados Unidos

    Enero 1996 - Enero 1997

  •   Postdoc - Research Scientist Full Time

    New York University

    New York, Chile

    Enero 1997 - Enero 1998

  •   NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Biosciences Related to the Environment Full Time

    New York University

    New York, Chile

    Enero 1998 - Enero 1999

Formación de Capital Humano


Thesis Advisor (2012-2017):

Doctoral Students:
- Karen Mujica Inaiman. Doctoral Program in Forestry, Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary (DCSAV). (ongoing).
- Carolina Klagges Ormeño. Doctoral Program in Biotechnology, Universidad Andrés Bello. (2014)
- Paula Susana Vizoso Latuz, Doctoral Program in Biotecnology, Universidad Andrés Bello. (2012).

Masters Students:
- Karen Mujica Inaiman. Masters in Biochemistry, Universidad Andres Bello (2016).
- Maira Rivera Valdés. Masters in Biochemistry, Universidad Andres Bello (2014).

Undergraduate Students:
- Karen Mujica Inaiman. Professional title in Biochemistry, Universidad Andres Bello (2016).
- Maira Rivera Valdés. Professional title in Biochemistry, Universidad Andres Bello (2014).


Difusión y Transferencia


Council member of the Consulting Committee of the "Corporación Observatorio del Mercado Alimentario" (CODEMA). 2016-2107

Speaker at the “VIII Chilean Congressof Clinical Nutrition, Obesity and Metabolism", "I Congress on Clinical Pediatric Nutrition", "I Symposium on bariatric surgery" 2015

Director of an extension course for industry. "Diplomado PIAL" in Innovation en Foods: Challenges and opportunities for the industry. 2014

Speaker at the “Espacio Food and Service 2014” workshop on "Novelties in nutrition and food". 2014

Speaker at the 1st Annual Course of Pediatric Gastroenterology in the workshop on “The nutrition of the future” 2014

Speaker at the Chilean Society of Pediatric Medicine, section infant gastroenterology, 3rd International Course on Gastroenterolgy and Nutrition 2014

Speaker at the XII Course on Ambulatory Pediatrics organized by the Chilean Society of Pediatrics. 2013
Speaker at the International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI) Course. 2013


Premios y Distinciones

  •   NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship in Biosciences Related to the Environment

    NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION

    Estados Unidos, 1998

    NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship in Biosciences Related to the Environment

  •   Coordinator of the CONICYT-PFCHA Biotechnology Area

    CONSEJO NACIONAL DE CIENCIA Y TECNOLOGIA

    Chile, 2012

    Coordinator of fellowship applications presented in the area of Biotechnology.

  •   Coordinator of the CONICYT-PFCHA Biotechnology Area

    CONSEJO NACIONAL DE CIENCIA Y TECNOLOGIA

    Chile, 2013

    Coordinator of fellowship applications presented in the area of Biotechnology.

  •   Coordinator of the CONICYT-PFCHA Biotechnology Area

    CONSEJO NACIONAL DE CIENCIA Y TECNOLOGIA

    Chile, 2014

    Coordinator of fellowship applications presented in the area of Biotechnology.

  •   Coordinator of the CONICYT-PFCHA Biotechnology Area

    CONSEJO NACIONAL DE CIENCIA Y TECNOLOGIA

    Chile, 2015

    Coordinator of fellowship applications presented in the area of Biotechnology.

  •   Coordinator of the CONICYT-PFCHA Biotechnology Area

    CONSEJO NACIONAL DE CIENCIA Y TECNOLOGIA

    Chile, 2016

    Coordinator of fellowship applications presented in the area of Biotechnology.

  •   Elected Council Member of the Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology (INTA), University of Chile

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Chile, 2014

    Council member of the Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology (INTA), University of Chile. Elected by peers in the academic body

  •   Elected Council Member of the Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology (INTA), University of Chile

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Chile, 2015

    Council member of the Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology (INTA), University of Chile. Elected by peers in the academic body

  •   Elected Council Member of the Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology (INTA), University of Chile

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Chile, 2016

    Council member of the Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology (INTA), University of Chile. Elected by peers in the academic body

  •   International liaison of RosEXEC

    US Rosaceae Genomics, Genetics and Breeding Community (RosEXEC)

    Estados Unidos, 2012

    Elected the international liaison of the US Rosaceae Genomics, Genetics and Breeding Executive Committeed (RosEXE) by international peers.

  •   International liason of RosEXEC

    US Rosaceae Genomics, Genetics and Breeding Executive Committeed (RosEXE)

    Chile, 2013

    Elected the international liaison of the US Rosaceae Genomics, Genetics and Breeding Executive Committeed (RosEXE) by international peers.

  •   International liason of RosEXEC

    US Rosaceae Genomics, Genetics and Breeding Executive Committeed (RosEXE)

    Chile, 2017

    Elected the international liaison of the US Rosaceae Genomics, Genetics and Breeding Executive Committeed (RosEXE) by international peers.

  •   Associate Editor of Tree Genetics & Genomes

    Springer

    Alemania, 2017

    Associate Editor of the journal Tree Genetics & Genomes


Tipos de Producción
 

Journal Article (44)

Proteomic analysis of a segregant population reveals candidate proteins linked to mealiness in peach
Proteomic analysis of a segregant population reveals candidate proteins linked to mealiness in peach.
A standard nomenclature for gene designation in the Rosaceae
A standard nomenclature for gene designation in the Rosaceae.
Identification of SSRs with Polymorphisms between different Prunus avium Cultivars
Breeding in peach, cherry and plum: from a tissue culture, genetic, transcriptomic and genomic perspective
Characterization of cytokinin signaling and homeostasis gene families in two hardwood tree species: Populus trichocarpa and Prunus persica
Characterization of cytokinin signaling and homeostasis gene families in two hardwood tree species: Populus trichocarpa and Prunus persica
Comparative genomics analysis in Prunoideae to identify biologically relevant polymorphisms
Comparative genomics analysis in Prunoideae to identify biologically relevant polymorphisms
Construction and Comparative Analyses of Highly Dense Linkage Maps of Two Sweet Cherry Intra-Specific Progenies of Commercial Cultivars
Construction and Comparative Analyses of Highly Dense Linkage Maps of Two Sweet Cherry Intra-Specific Progenies of Commercial Cultivars
The high-quality draft genome of peach (Prunus persica) identifies unique patterns of genetic diversity, domestication and genome evolution
The high-quality draft genome of peach (Prunus persica) identifies unique patterns of genetic diversity, domestication and genome evolution
Short and Sweet: The genome of a diploid strawberry
The genome of woodland strawberry (Fragaria vesca)
Analysis of chlorophyll fluorescence reveals stage specific patterns of chloroplast-containing cells during Arabidopsis embryogenesis
Proteomic analysis of peach fruit mesocarp softening and chilling injury using difference gel electrophoresis (DIGE)
Comparative EST transcript profiling of peach fruits under different post-harvest conditions reveals candidate genes associated with peach fruit quality
Comparative EST transcript profiling of peach fruits under different post-harvest conditions reveals candidate genes associated with peach fruit quality
Isolation and functional characterization of cold-regulated promoters, by digitally identifying peach fruit cold-induced genes from a large EST dataset
Isolation and functional characterization of cold-regulated promoters, by digitally identifying peach fruit cold-induced genes from a large EST dataset
Auxin transport inhibitors impair vesicle motility and actin cytoskeleton dynamics in diverse eukaryotes
Auxin transport inhibitors impair vesicle motility and actin cytoskeleton dynamics in diverse eukaryotes
Identification of woolliness response genes in peach fruits after postharvest treatments
Multidimensional fluorescence microscopy of multiple organelles in Arabidopsis seedlings
Multidimensional fluorescence microscopy of multiple organelles in Arabidopsis seedlings
Isolation and comparative analysis of the wheat TaPT2 promoter: identification in silico of new putative regulatory motifs conserved between monocots and dicots
Isolation and comparative analysis of the wheat TaPT2 promoter: identification in silico of new putative regulatory motifs conserved between monocots and dicots
JUICE: a data management system that facilitates the analysis of large volumes of information in an EST project workflow
Seasonal variation in the development of chilling injury in 'O'Henry' peaches
Seasonal variation in the development of chilling injury in 'O'Henry' peaches
The Ca2+ pump inhibitor, thapsigargin, inhibits root gravitropism in Arabidopsis thaliana
The Ca2+ pump inhibitor, thapsigargin, inhibits root gravitropism in Arabidopsis thaliana
A Rapid and Efficient Method for Purifying High Quality Total RNA from Peaches (Prunus persica) for Functional Genomics Analyses
A Rapid and Efficient Method for Purifying High Quality Total RNA from Peaches (Prunus persica) for Functional Genomics Analyses
AtUTr2 is an Arabidopsis thaliana nucleotide sugar transporter located in the Golgi apparatus capable of transporting UDP-galactose
AtUTr2 is an Arabidopsis thaliana nucleotide sugar transporter located in the Golgi apparatus capable of transporting UDP-galactose
Molecular evolution of putative plant glutamate receptors and their relationship to animal ionotrophic glutamate receptors
Glutamate receptors in plants
Pathogen-induced programmed cell death in plants, a possible defense mechanism
The conserved ELK-homeodomain of KNOTTED-1 contains two regions that signal nuclear localization

Conference Poster (14)

Comparative Analyses between Prunus persica and Arabidopsis thaliana reveals a novel set of conserved cytokinin-responsive genes
Peach fruit molecular and physiological response to exogenous application of cytokinin during development
A proposed naming convention for genes in Rosaceae species
Identification of Cytokinin Biosynthetic Pathway Genes expressed during Fruit Development
Differential expression of the cytokinin response pathway genes during fruit development in Prunus persica
The Cytokinin Response Pathway during Prunsu persica Fruit Development
Altered Chloroplast protein profiles in Chup1 and ARP3 loss of function mutants in Arabidopsis
Construction of two sweet cherry linkage maps in two populations derived from commercial cultivars
Non-redundant function of the γ-adaptin-related proteins in Arabidopsis

Conference Paper (8)

The Peach v2.0 Release: An Improved Genome Sequence for Bridgin the Gap Between Genomics and Breeding in Prunus
Molecular Characterization of Cytokinin Responsive Genes during Stone-fruit development in Prunus persica
Approaches Enabling Molecular Breeding of Sweet Cherrry
Construction of a highly dense map of sweet cherry and its comparative analyses with other Prunus linkage maps
Differential Expression ofthe Cytokinin Response Pathway during Fruit Development in Prunus persica
Comparative genomic analysis in Prunoideae

Book Section (6)

Expression and Characterization of Recombinant Plant Trans-acting Factors
Fotorreceptores y respuestas de plantas a señales lumínicas
La Célula Vegetal

Review (4)

Breeding in peach, cherry and plum: from a tissue culture, genetic, transcriptomic and genomic perspective
Proteomic analysis of peach fruit mesocarp softening and chilling injury using difference gel electrophoresis (DIGE)
Identification of woolliness response genes in peach fruit after post-harvest treatments
JUICE: a data management system that facilitates the analysis of large volumes of information in an EST project workflow

Proceedings Paper (1)

Identification of SSRs with Polymorphisms between Different Prunus avium Cultivars
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Lee Meisel

Associate Professor

Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology (INTA), University of Chile

Macul, Chile

18
Herman Silva

Professor

Departamento de Produccion Agricola

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

9
Liliana Cambiazo

Associate Professor

Unidad de Nutrición Básica

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE - INTA

Santiago, Chile

6
Mauricio González

Associate Professor

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE - INSTITUTO DE NUTRICION Y TECNOLOGIA DE ALIMENTOS

Santiago, Chile

4
Andrea Morales

Académico de planta, encargada de Investigación

Salud

Universidad Santo Tomas

La Serena, Chile

3
Jonathan Maldonado

Postdoc

Instituto de Nutrición y Tecnología de los Alimentos

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

3
Andrés Tittarelli

Investigador Asociado

Fraunhofer Chile Research

Santiago, Chile

2
Eduardo Gratacos

Director

Centro Ceres

Centro Ceres

Quillota, Chile

2
PAULA VIZOSO

Researcher

Universidad Mayor

SANTIAGO, Chile

2
RICARDO TEJOS

Profesor Asistente

UNIVERSIDAD ARTURO PRAT

Iquique, Chile

1
Gaston Muñoz

assistant professor

Ciencias Biologicas

Universidad San Sebastian

Valdivia, Chile

1
Lorena Norambuena

Associate Proffesor

Biology

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

1
Ariel Orellana

Profesor Titular

Centro de Biotecnologia Vegetal

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO

Santiago, Chile

1
Rodrigo Infante

Profesor Titular

Producción Agrícola

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

1
Andrea Miyasaka

Assistant Professor

Facultad de Ciencias

Universidad Mayor

Huechuraba, Chile

1
Basilio Carrasco

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

CIENCIAS VEGETALES

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE

SANTIAGO, Chile

1
Mauricio Gonzalez

Researcher

INSTITUTO DE INVESTIGACIONES AGROPECUARIAS - CRI LA PLATINA

SANTIAGO, Chile

1
Reinaldo Campos

Titular Professor - Director

Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas

Universidad Nacional Andrés Bello

Santiago, Chile

1
carol moraga

phd student

biologie

universite claude bernard lyon 1

lyon, Francia

1
Luis Milla

Profesor Asistente

Escuela de Medicina

Universidad de Santiago

Santiago, Chile

1
Igor Pacheco

Profesor Asistente

Laboratorio de Bioinformática y Expresión Génica

INTA - Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Michael Handford

Associate Professor

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE, FACULTAD DE CIENCIAS, DEPARTAMENTO DE BIOLOGÍA

Santiago, Chile