Man

Claudio Antonio Meneses Araya

Associate Professor

UNAB

Santiago, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Identificación de genes candidatos y marcadores moleculares asociados a caracteres de interés para la industria en plantas utilizando herramientas genéticas, genómicas y bioinformáticas. Genómica y bioinformática, Genética vegetal, Bioestadística.

Educación

  •  Genética, UNIV.DE LLEIDA. España, 2011
  •  Ingeniero Agrónomo, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE. Chile, 2005
  •  DEA, Universitat de Lleida (CRAG). España, 2009
  •  Ciencias Agronómicas, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE. Chile, 2004

Experiencia Académica

  •   Profesor asociado Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO

    Ciencias Biológicas

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2013 - A la fecha

  •   Investigador en formación Full Time

    Centro de Investigación Agro-Genómica (CRAG)

    Barcelona, España

    Enero 2011 - Enero 2011

  •   Instructor Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Facultad de Ciencias Agronómicas

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2007 - Enero 2010

  •   Postdoctorado Full Time

    Center for Genome Regulation (FONDAP)

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2012 - Enero 2012

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Profesor Asistente Full Time

    Universidad Andrés Bello

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2013 - A la fecha

  •   Investigador en formación Full Time

    Centro de Investigación Agro-Genómica (CRAG; Barcelona/España)

    Barcelona, España

    Enero 2011 - Enero 2013

  •   Instructor Full Time

    Universidad de Chile

    santiago, Chile

    Enero 2007 - Enero 2011

Formación de Capital Humano


SUPERVISÓN POSTDOCTORAL
Iván Balic (2015 – 2017). Análisis fisiológico y molecular de la textura del mesocarpo de bayas de uva de mesa. FONDECYT 3150538. Universidad Andrés Bello (Patrocinante).

SUPERVISIÓN DE ESTUDIANTES DE DOCTORADO
Alejandra Cifuentes Esquivel, Doctorado en Ciencias Silvoagropecuarias y Veterinarias, Universidad de Chile. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ’Caracterización fenotípica y genotípica del ablandamiento en Prunus persica durante la maduración’ (2013 - 2017).
Gerardo Núñez Lillo, Doctorado en Biotecnología, Universidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Identificación de genes candidatos asociados con fecha de cosecha, contenido de sólidos solubles y harinosidad en duraznero [Prunus persica (L.) Batsch] usando secuenciación de DNA y RNA’ (2015 – presente).
Claudio Urra Pérez, Doctorado en Biotecnología, Universidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Caracterización de la variabilidad genética de los clones de las variedades de Vitis vinifera utilizadas por las viñas chilenas’ (2015 – presente).

SUPERVISIÓN ESTUDIANTES DE MAGÍSTER
Gerardo Núñez Lillo, Magíster en Biotecnología, Universidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Análisis de QTL (“Quantitative Trait Loci”) para caracteres de calidad del fruto en Prunus persica (L.) Batsch’ (2013 - 2014).
Tomás Carrasco Valenzuela, Magíster en Biotecnología, Universidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Identificación de genes asociados a la pérdida de firmeza del fruto en Prunus persica (L.) Batsch utilizando QTL y QTL de expresión (eQTL)’ (2014 - 2016).
Cristian Vergara Pulgar, Magíster en Bioquímica, Universidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Análisis transcriptómico durante el desarrollo del fruto de palta (Persea americana Mill.) cultivar ‘Hass’ usando RNA-Seq’ (2015 - 2017).
Miguel Rubilar, Magíster en Bioquímica, Universidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Análisis de la diversidad genética de un banco de germoplasma e identificación de polimorfismos asociados a fenotipos de interés por mapeo asociativo en duraznero (Prunus persica [L.] Batsch)’ (2016 - 2017).
Cristobal Balladares Moya, Magíster en Biotecnología, Universidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Identificación de genes candidatos asociados a harinosidad en Prunus persica’ (2016 - 2017).
Paulette Antiqueo Aravena, Magíster en Biotecnología, Universidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Caracterización del transcriptoma del erizo chileno (Loxechinus albus) utilizando secuenciación masiva (2016 - 2017).
Pamela González Troncoso, Magíster en Biotecnología, Unievrsidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Evaluación de la diversidad genética en una población de Congrio Colorado (Genypterus chilensis) utilizando microsatélites’ (2015-2017).
Verónica Arenas Morales, Magíster en Biotecnología, Universidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Análisis de la diversidad genética y estructura poblacional en accesiones de quínoa chilena (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.) usando microsatélites’ (2016 - presente).
Lissette Ulloa Zepeda, Magíster en Biotecnología, Universidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Caracterización funcional de los genes Solyc07g063410.2.1 y Solyc12g13620.1.1 mediante silenciamiento génico mediado por microRNA artificiales (amiRNAs) en Salonum lycopersicum’ (2016 - presente).
Aníbal Riveros, Magíster en Biotecnología, Universidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Generación del transcriptoma de novo de Cistanthe longiscapa bajo condiciones de aridez en el Desierto de Atacama’ (2017 - presente).
René Poblete, Magíster en Biotecnología, Universidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Evaluación dual del transcriptoma de Arabidopsis y Pst DC3000 durante estadios tempranos de infección comparando genotipos de plantas susceptibles (WT) y resistentes (wrky7/11/17)’ (2017 - presente).
Alonso Espinoza, Magíster en Biotecnología, Universidad Andrés Bello. Director de tesis. Proyecto de tesis: ‘Identificación de regiones diferencialmente metiladas en el genoma asociadas a harinosidad del fruto después de almacenamiento en frío en Prunus Persica’ (2017 - presente).


Difusión y Transferencia


SOMETIDAS A REFERATO Y PUBLICADAS IN EXTENSO
- Infante, R. y Meneses, C. (2005) Use of genetic linkage maps in the stone fruit breeding. In: Second International Symposium of Fruit Genetic Breeding. November 12-13 2002, Santiago, Chile. 102p.
- Infante, R., Meneses, C. and Byrne, D. (2005) Present situation of peach breeding programs: Post harvest and fruit quality assessment. Acta Horticulturae (ISHS) 713: 121-124.
- Ihl, M., Bifani, V., Ramírez, C., Rubilar, M., Motomura, Y., Meneses, C., Infante, R. and Seguel, I. (2006) Preliminary study on edible film with a natural plant extract to improve quality of fresh fruits for supply chains. Acta Horticulturae (ISHS) 712:617-622.
- Infante, R., Kraemer, F., Luchsinger, L., Meneses, C. and Aros, D. (2006) Sensory postharvest quality evolution in apricot (Prunus armeniaca L.) cvs. ‘Palsteyn’ and ‘Grandir’. Acta Horticulturae (ISHS) 717: 21-30.

CONGRESOS INTERNACIONALES
-Meneses, C., Jung, S., Arus, P. and Howad, H. In Silico analysis and first applications of SNPs from the GDR database in peach. In: XII Fruit Section Symposium (EUCARPIA, ISHS). September 16-20, 2007. Zaragoza, Spain.
- Illa, E., Dirlewanger, E., Le Dantec, L., Cardinet, G., Meneses, C., Lambert, P., Audergon, J.M., Arus, P. and Howad, W. Bin mapping candidate genes and SNP discovery in Prunus. In: CRAG-LGDP Meeting. May 2-4, 2007. Banyuls, France.
- Howad, W., Illa., E., Meneses, C. and Arus, P. Bin mapping candidate genes and SNP discovery in Prunus. In: 4th Rosaceae Genomics Conference. Dec 2-4, 2008, Pucon, Chile.
- Meneses, C., Mir, G., Howad, W. and Arus, P. SNP Discovery and Bin Mapping Using High-Throughput 454 Technology in peach (Prunus persica (L.) Batsch). In: VII International Peach Symposium (ISHS). June 8-11, 2009. Lleida, Spain.
- Howad, W., Illa, E., Meneses, C., Tonda, R., Picañol, R., Blas, A., Eduardo, I., Aranzana, M.J. and Arus, P. Peach Genomics for Breeding. In: First Symposium on Omics-based Fruit Tree Molecular Biology and Biotechnology. October 18-21, 2010. Wuhan, China.
- Meneses, C.+, Howad, W. and Arus, P. SNP discovery and bin mapping using high-throughput 454 technology in Almond x Peach population. In: CRAG-LGDP Meeting. May 9-10, 2011. Tautavel, France. (+Oral presentation)
- Sanhueza, D., Covarrubias, M.P., Meneses, C., Paredes, R., Dupree, P., Orellana, A., Defilippi, B. and Campos-Vargas, R. Differences of mealiness incidence in early and late season varieties of Prunus persica and cell wall modifications by postharvest treatments. In: Sixth Rosaceae Genomics Conference. October 1-4, 2012. Trento, Italy.
- Meneses, C., Vera, G., Tonda, R., Howad, W. and Arus, P. Saturation of the ‘Texas’ x ‘Earlygold’ Prunus reference map using Genotyping by Sequencing. In: Sixth Rosaceae Genomics Conference. October 1-4, 2012. Trento, Italy.
- Sanhueza, D., Balic, I., Nilo, R., Urra, C., Silva, C., Olmedo, P., Meneses, C., Defilippi B.G, Orellana, A. and Campos-Vargas, R. Study of the effect of controlled atmosphere on pectin changes of nectarines stored under chilling injury inducing conditions. In: XI International Controlled and Modified Atmosphere Research Conference. June 3-7, 2013. Triani, Italy.
- Balic, I., Sanhueza, D., Meneses, C., Prieto, H., Defilippi, B.G., Orellana, A. and Campos-Vargas, R. Molecular and physiological study of crunchiness of table grape berry. In: Ninth International Symposium on Grapevine Physiology & Biotechnology. April 24-26, 2013. La Serena, Chile.
- Sanhueza, D., Balic, I., Vizoso, P., Silva, C., Olmedo, P., Meneses, C., Defilippi, B., Orellana, A. and Campos-Vargas, R. Transcriptional profiling of a late and early peach varieties under different postharvest conditions and their relationship with mealiness development. In: VIII International Peach Symposium, June 17-20, 2013. Matera, Italy.
- Sanhueza, D., Balic, I., Nilo, R., Urra, C., Silva, C., Olmedo, P., Meneses, C., Defilippi, B.G., Orellana, A.,Campos-Vargas, R. Study of cell wall changes associated to chilling injury (CI) disorder on peaches. IX Congreso de Biotecnología Vegetal. Centro de Bioplantas, 7-10 de mayo 2013. Ciego de Ávila, Cuba.
- Núñez, G., Cifuentes, A., Campos-Vargas, R., Troggio, M., Infante, R., Orellana, A. and Meneses, C. (2014) QTL Analysis for fruit quality traits in peach [Prunus persica (L.) Batsch]. Plant and Animal Genome. January 11-14, 2014. San Diego, USA.
- Carrasco-Valenzuela, T., Cifuentes-Esquivel, A., Ulloa-Zepeda, L., Campos-Vargas, R., Orellana, A. and Meneses, C.+ Identification of genes associated with the softening rate in Prunus persica (L.) Batsch using QTLs and expression QTL (eQTL). In: 7th Rosaceae -
Genomics Conference. June 24-26, 2014. Seattle, USA. (+Oral presentation)
- Cifuentes-Esquivel, A., Carrasco-Valenzuela, T., Ulloa-Zepeda, L., Cifuentes-Esquivel, N., Nuñez-Lillo, G., Infante, R., Orellana, A., Campos-Vargas, R. and Meneses, C. Identification of candiate genes for fruit softening in Prunus persica using an expression QTL analysis. Plant Genomes & Biotechnology: From Genes to Networks, December 2-5, 2015. Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA.
- Balic, I., Meneses, C., Prieto, H., Defilippi, B. and Campos-Vargas, R. Comparative analysis of transcriptome during ripening of two table grape varieties contrasting in berry texture. III Southeast Asia Symposium on Quality Management in Postharvest Systems, August 13-15, 2015. Siem Reap, Cambodia.
- Nardocci, G., Carrasco-Jeldres, M., Acevedo, E., Meneses, C. and Montecino, M. Identification of lncRNAs during osteogenesis. Chromatin Structure & Function. Gordon Research Conference, May 22-27, 2016. Les Diablerets, Switzerland.
- Campos-Vargas, R., Balic, I., Vizoso, P. and Meneses, C. Transcriptome analysis during ripening of table grape berry cv. Thompson Seedless. VIII International Postharvest Symposium Cartagena, June 21-24, 2016. Murcia, Spain.
- Balic, I., Peredo, T., Olmedo, P., Delgado, J., Meneses, C., Miyasaka, A., Pedreschi, R., Defilippi, B., Prieto, H., Campos-Vargas, R. Effect of calcium in texture of table grape berries cv Thompson Seedless grown at in vitro system. X International Symposium on Grapevine Physiology and Biotechnology (10GPB), June 13-18, 2016. Verona, Italy.
- Balic, I., Vizoso, P., Olmedo, P., Sepulveda, P., Meneses, C., Defilippi, B. and Campos-Vargas, R. Transcriptome analysis of two contrasting table grape varieties in berry texture during ripening. X International Symposium on Grapevine Physiology and Biotechnology (10GPB), June-13-18, 2016. Verona, Italy.
- Aedo, J., Zuloaga, R., Valenzuela, C., Vizoso, P., Mendez, K., Meneses, C., Bastías-Molina, M., Eir Einarsdottir, I., Thrandur Björnsson, B., Valdés, J.A. and Molina, A. Transcriptional response to confinement stress in skeletal muscle of fine flounder (Paralichthys adpersus) determined by RNA-seq. In: 8° International Symposium on Fish Endocrinology, June 28 to July 02, 2016. Gothenburg, Sweden.
- Meneses, C.+, Carrasco-Valenzuela, T., Cifuentes-Esquivel, A., Vergara, C., Nuñez-Lillo, G., Infante, R., Orellana, A. and Campos-Vargas, R. Identification of candidate genes associated with fruit softening rate in nectarine (Prunus persica) using QTLs and expression QTL. The 8th International Rosaceae Genomics Conference, June 21-24, 2016. Angers, France. (+Oral presentation).
- Meneses, C., Sanhueza, D., Vizoso, P., Olmedo, P., Balic, I., Defilippi, B., Orellana, A. and Campos-Vargas, R. Transcriptomic analysis and comparison of early and late harvest peaches and nectarines during ripening. The 8th International Rosaceae Genomics Conference, June 21-24, 2016. Angers, France.
- Salazar, J., Jorquera, C., Zapata, P., Shinya, P., Cooper, T., Bastías-Molina, M., Vergara, C., Meneses, C. and Infante, R. Transcriptomic approach of postharvest behavior of kiwifruit Actinidia deliciosa after 1-MCP and Ethrel applications. IX International Symposium on Kiwifruit (ISHS). September 6-9, 2017. Porto, Portugal.
- Rothkegel, K., Cáceres, J., Meneses, C. and Miyasaka-Almeida, A. Single-base resolution methylome of a high chill and a low chill cultivar of sweet cherry (Prunus avium) during dormancy. VIII International Cherry Symposium (ISHS). June 5-9, 2017. Yamagata, Japan.
- Cáceres, J., Rothkegel, E., Carrasco, T., Meneses, C., Prieto, H. and Miyasaka-Almeida, A. Into the construction of a draft genome for the Prunus avium ‘Karina’ cultivar. VIII International Cherry Symposium (ISHS). June 5-9, 2017. Yamagata, Japan.
- Vergara-Pulgar, C., Salazar, J., Jorquera, C., Zapata, P., Bastías-Molina, M., Cooper, T., Infante, R. and Meneses, C. IX International Symposium on Kiwifruit (ISHS). September 6-9, 2017. Porto, Portugal.
- Pinto, C., Testolin, R., Cipriani, G., Mesa, K., Meneses, C. and Infante, R. Exploratory QTL analysis for fruit-related traits in kiwifruit (Actinidia chinensis Pl.). IX International Symposium on Kiwifruit (ISHS). September 6-9, 2017. Porto, Portugal.
- Gerardo Nunez-Lillo, Verónica Arenas, Christofer Jaque, Cristian Vergara, María Teresa Dettori, Ignazio Verde, Claudio Meneses, Reinaldo Campos-Vargas. QTL analysis and whole genome sequencing for soluble solids content, maturity date and mealiness in a segregating population of peach [Prunus persica (l.) Batsch]. XXII Reunion de Fisiologia Vegetal Española. June 26-29, 2017. Barcelona, España.

CONGRESOS NACIONALES
- Salamanca, P., Meneses, C. e Infante, R. Mejoramiento Genético de Duraznero y Nectarín para la Obtención de Variedades Orientadas a Satisfacer las Necesidades Agronómicas y Comerciales de Chile. En: Seminario Investigación y Desarrollo en biotecnología Silvoagropecuaria: Situación Actual Chilena. Santiago, 18 y 19 de julio de 2002. Organización conjunta, Ministerio de Agricultura y CEPAL.
- Meneses, C.+ e Infante, R. Extracción de ADN desde distintos tejidos de cerezo (Prunus avium L.), y de portainjertos de Prunus, y determinación del potencial informativo de microsatélites (SSR). En: 53º Congreso Agronómico de Chile, diciembre 3-6 de 2002, Facultad de Cs. Agronómicas, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile. (+Oral presentation)
- Donoso, J.M., Aros, D., Meneses, C., Infante, R. y Narváez, C. Identificación de alelos-s asociados a la autoincompatibilidad en damascos (Prunus armeniaca L.) por medio de marcadores moleculares. En: 57º Congreso Agronómico de Chile, 17-20 de octubre de 2006, Universidad Santo Tomás, Santiago, Chile.
- Sanhueza, D., Covarrubias, M.P., Meneses, C., Paredes, R., Defilippi, B., Orellana, A. and Campos-Vargas, R. Differences on mealiness incidence in early and late season varieties of Prunus persica and cell wall modifications induced by postharvest treatments. VII Plant Biology Meeting, December 3-6, 2012. Pucon, Chile.
- Cifuentes-Esquivel, A., Meneses, C. and Infante, R. Marker assisted selection for sex determination in a kiwifruit breeding program. VII Plant Biology Meeting, December 3-6, 2012. Pucon, Chile.
- Nuñez, G., Arraño, P., Campos-Vargas, R., Lemus, G., Infante, R., Orellana, O. and Meneses, C. Phenotyping and genotyping characterization of a segregating population peach fruit quality traits. VII Plant Biology Meeting, December 3-6, 2012. Pucon, Chile.
- Balic, I., Sanhueza, D., Meneses, C., Prieto, H., Defilippi, B.G., Orellana, A. and Campos-Vargas, R. Molecular and physiological study of crunchiness of table grape berry. Ninth International Symposium on Grapevine Physiology & Biotechnology, April 21-26, 2013. La Serena, Chile.
- Sanhueza, D., Meneses, C., Balic, I., Vizoso, P., Silva, C., Orellana, A. and Campos-Vargas, R. (2013) Study of ripening and chilling injury in early and late varieties of peaches and nectarines (Prunus persica) using RNA-seq. VIII Plant Biology Meeting, December 2-5, 2013. Pucon, Chile.
- Elizondo, D., Blanco, F., Meneses, C. and Orellana, A. Extraction and analysis of RNA of Cistanthe longiscapa for High Throughput Sequencing to identify genes involved in the process of seed germination. VIII Plant Biology Meeting, December 2-5, 2013. Pucon, Chile.
- Nuñez, G., Elizondo, D., Aros, D. and Meneses, C. Genomic organization of Myrcene Syntase in Scented lines of Alstroemeria. VIII Plant Biology Meeting, December 2-5, 2013. Pucon, Chile.
- Núñez, G., Meneses, C. y Aros, D. Organización Genómica De Mirceno Sintetasa En Líneas Aromáticas De Alstroemeria. III Congreso Flora Nativa. Septiembre 2013, Santiago, Chile.
- Núñez, G., Cifuentes, A., Campos-Vargas, R., Lemus, G., Infante, R., Orellana, A. and Meneses, C. QTL Analysis for fruit quality traits in peach [Prunus persica (L.) Batsch]. VIII Plant Biology Meeting, December 2-5, 2013. Pucon, Chile.
- Elizondo, D., Blanco, F., Meneses, C. and Orellana, A. Extraction and analysis of RNA of Cistanthe longiscapa for high throughput sequencing to identify genes involved in the seed germination process. VIII Plant Biology Meeting, December 2-5, 2013. Pucon, Chile.
- Arenas-Morales, V., Nuñez-Lillo, G., Montolla, M. A., León, P., Zurita-Silva, A. and Meneses, C. Genetic variation and population structure in quínoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.) using microsatellite markers. IX Reunión de Biología Vegetal. IX Plant Biology Meeting, December 1-4, 2014. La Serena, Chile.
- Carrasco-Valenzuela, T., Nuñez-Lillo, G., Cifuentes-Esquivel, A., Vizoso, P., Campos-Vargas, R., Orellana, A. and Meneses, C. Structural Genomic Comparison of Whole Genomes in Prunus persica: ‘Venus’ commercial variety against reference genome. IX Plant Biology Meeting, December 1-4, 2014. La Serena, Chile.
- Meneses, C.+ Identificación de regiones del genoma asociadas a caracteres de calidad del fruto en duraznero usando análisis de QTLs Encuentro de Genética Cuantitativa y de Poblaciones. Acortando la Brecha Genotipo-Fenotipo. Universidad de Santiago, viernes 4 de abril de 2014. Santiago Chile. (+Presentación oral).
- Elizondo, D., Vizoso, P., Bravo, S., Blanco, F., Meneses, C. and Orellana, O. Physiological and transcriptomic characterization of Cistathe longiscapa during seed germination. IX Plant Biology Meeting, December 1-4, 2014. La Serena, Chile.
- Ulloa-Zepeda, L., Vergara-Pulgar, C., Rubilar, M., Nuñez-Lillo, G., Cifuentes-Esquivel, A., Meneses, C. Marker Assisted Selection for Maturity Date in Prunus persica. IX Reunión de Biología Vegetal. December 1-4, 2014. La Serena, Chile.
- Vizoso, P., Meneses, C., Orellana, A. Whole Genome Sequencing and SNP Genotyping of Contrasting Siblings Associated to Mealy fruit in segregating population of Prunus. IX Plant Biology Meeting, December 1-4, 2014. La Serena, Chile.
- Nardocci, G, Acevedo, E, Nunez, G, Meneses, C, Montecino, M. Identification of new lncRNAs during osteoblast differentiation. XXXVII Annual Meeting Sociedad de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular de Chile, 2014. Puerto Varas, Chile.
- Nardocci, G., Carrasco, A., Torres, M., Acevedo, G., Meneses, C. and Montecino, M. (2015) Differential expression of lncRNAs during osteogenesis. XXXVIII Annual Meeting Sociedad de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular de Chile. Puerto Varas, Chile.
- Arenas-Morales, V., Nuñez-Lillo, G., Montolla, M. A., León, P., Zurita-Silva, A., Meneses, C. Genetic variation and population structure in quínoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.) using microsatellite markers. X Plant Biology Meeting, December 1-4, 2015. Valdivia, Chile.
- Jiménez, G., Moraga, F., Galilea, B., Mitina, I., Henríquez-Valencia, C., Meneses, C., Blanco, F. The master coactivator NPR1 is involved in the salt tolerance response by its interaction with bZIP17 and the transcriptional regulation of salinity stress response genes in Arabidopsis thaliana. X Plant Biology Meeting, December 1-4, 2015. Valdivia, Chile.
Nunez-Lillo, G., Cifuentes-Esquivel, A., Ulloa, L2., Rubilar, M., Infante, R., Orellana, A., Blanco, MF2., Campos-Vargas, R2., Meneses, C.+ Identification of candidate genes involved with fruit quality in peach [Prunus persica (L.) Batsch] using QTL analysis and deep sequencing. X Plant Biology Meeting, December 1-4, 2015. Valdivia, Chile (+Oral presentation).
- Carrasco-Valenzuela, T., Cifuentes-Esquivel, A., Ulloa-Zepeda, L., Campos-Vargas, R., Orellana, A., Meneses, C. Identification of genes associated with the softening rate in Prunus persica (L.) Batsch using QTLs and expression QTL (eQTL). X Plant Biology Meeting, December 1-4 2015, Valdivia, Chile.
- Antiqueo, P., Bastias, M., Meneses, C., Molina, A. and Valdes, J. De novo assembly and characterization of the Chilean red sea urchin (Loxechinus albus) transcriptome using next generation sequencing. In: Sociedad Chile de Biología Celular XXVI reunión annual, 27-30 septiembre de 2016. Puerto Varas, Chile.
- Nardocci, G., Carrasco-Jeldres, M., Acevedo, E., Meneses, C., Montecino, M. (2016). Identification of new lncRNAs during osteogenesis. XXXIX Annual Meeting Sociedad de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular de Chile. Puerto Varas, Chile.
- Arraño-Salinas, P., Moreno, A., Meneses, C. and Blanco-Herrera, F. WRKY7, -11 AND -17 transcription factors, are repressors of unfolded protein response genes during pamp-triggered immunity against bacterial pathogens in Arabidopsis thaliana. XI Plant Biology Meeting, November 28 to December 01, 2016. Chillán, Chile.
- Meneses, C., Nuñez-Lillo, G., Arenas, V., Jaque, C., Balladares, C., Peredo, T., Infante, R., Campos, R. Whole genome sequencing and RNA-Seq analyses for fruit postharvest disorders in a segregating population of peach [Prunus persica (L.) Batsch]. XI Plant Biology Meeting, November 28 to December 01, 2016. Chillán, Chile.
- Rubilar, M., Nuñez, G., Arenas, V., Infante, R., Menses, C. Analysis of genetic diversity, structural population and identification of SNP associated with fruit trait in peach. XI Plant Biology Meeting, November 28 to December 01, 2016. Chillán, Chile.
- Urra, C., Pavez, C., Nuñez-Lillo, G., Zamora, P., Castro, A., Cantú, D., Orellana, A., Meneses, C. Clonal identification of Vitis vinifera cv Pinot noir using whole genome sequencing. XI Plant Biology Meeting, November 28 to December 01, 2016. Chillán, Chile.
- Arenas-Morales, V., Nuñez-Lillo, G., Montoya, A., Sandoval, A., León, P., Zurita-Silva, A., Meneses, C. Assessment of genetic diversity and population structure in quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.) germplasm collection using simple sequence repeat markers (SSR). XI Plant Biology Meeting, November 28 to December 01, 2016. Chillán, Chile.
- Vergara-Pulgar, C., Campos-Vargas, R., Gonzalez-Agüero, M., Meneses, C., Defilippi, B. G. Transcriptomic analysis by RNA-Seq during fruit development in avocado (Persea americana Mill.) cv. Hass, XI Plant Biology Meeting, November 28 to December 01, 2016. Chillán, Chile.
- Carrasco-Valenzuela, T., Cifuentes-Esquivel, A., Campos-Vargas, R. and Meneses, C. Expression QTL analyses reveal candidate genes associated with fruit softening rate in peach. XI Plant Biology Meeting, November 28 to December 01, 2016. Chillán, Chile.
- Ulloa-Zepeda, L., Cifuentes-Esquivel, A., Rubilar, M., Blanco, F. and Meneses, C. A codominant diagnostic marker for the slow ripening trait in peach. XI Plant Biology Meeting, November 28 to December 01, 2016. Chillán, Chile.
- Riveros, A., Carrasco, T., Nilo, R., Moreno, A., Orellana, D., Orellana, A., Meneses, C., Ossa, P. De novo transcriptome assembly of cistanthe longiscapa to explore gene expression under arid conditions in the atacama desert. XII Reunión de Biología Vegetal. December 4 - 6, 2017. Villarrica, Chile.
- Núnez-Lillo, G., Jaque, C., Pavez, C., Verde, I., Blanco-Herrera, F., Campos-Vargas, R., Meneses, C. Whole genome sequencing and rna-seq of contrasting siblings for maturity date in peach to understand the genetic control for this trait. XII Reunión de Biología Vegetal. December 4 - 6, 2017. Villarrica, Chile.
- Nuñez-Lillo, G., Jaque, C., Pavez, C., Verde, I., Blanco-Herrera, F., Campos-Vargas, R., Meneses, C. Identification of candidate genes associated with soluble solids content using whole genome sequencing and rna-seq analysis in prunus pérsica. XII Reunión de Biología Vegetal. December 4 - 6, 2017. Villarrica, Chile.
- Carrasco-Valenzuela, T., Cifuentes-Esquivel, A., Campos-Vargas, R., Meneses, C. Identification of genes associated with softening rate in prunus persica using qtl and expression QTL. XII Reunión de Biología Vegetal. December 4 - 6, 2017. Villarrica, Chile.
- Meneses, M., García-Rojas, M., Carrasco, C., Carrasco, T., Meneses, C., Defilippi, D., González-Agüero, M., Hinrichsen, P. Caracterizacion de la respuesta transcriptomica frente al tratamiento con GA3 para fenotipos contrastantes en desgrane de postcosecha de uva de mesa. IX Congreso Iberoamericano Tecnologia, Postcosecha y Agroexportaciones. 29 de noviembre al 1 de diciembre de 2017, Santiago de Chile.


Premios y Distinciones

  •   Fellow UC Davis (Distinción)

    UC Davis

    Chile, 2017

    Fellow UC Davis (Distinción)

  •   Beca MINEDUC

    MINEDUC-Gobierno de Chile

    Chile, 1996

    Beca Mineduc

  •   MIDEPLAN – Gobierno de Chile

    MIDEPLAN – Gobierno de Chile

    Chile, 2007

    Beca Presidente de la República Estudios de doctorado en el extranjero.

  •   CONICYT

    CONICYT

    Chile, 2008

    Beneficiario de Beca Conicyt Estudios de Doctorado en el Extranjero.


Tipos de Producción
 

Journal Article (60)

A catechol oxidase AcPPO from cherimoya ( Annona cherimola Mill.) is localized to the Golgi apparatus
Development of a molecular marker for self-compatible S4′ haplotype in sweet cherry ( Prunus avium L.) using high-resolution melting
New insights into the heterogeneous ripening in Hass avocado via LC–MS/MS proteomics
RNA-seq analysis of the head-kidney transcriptome response to handling-stress in the red cusk-eel ( Genypterus chilensis )
Transcriptomic analysis of the hepatic response to stress in the red cusk-eel (Genypterus chilensis): Insights into lipid metabolism, oxidative stress and liver steatosis
Transcriptomic analysis of the hepatic response to stress in the red cusk-eel (Genypterus chilensis)=> Insights into lipid metabolism, oxidative stress and liver steatosis
A codominant diagnostic marker for the slow ripening trait in peach
A codominant diagnostic marker for the slow ripening trait in peach
Copper-induced overexpression of genes encoding antioxidant system enzymes and metallothioneins involve the activation of CaMs, CDPKs and MEK1/2 in the marine alga Ulva compressa
Copper-induced overexpression of genes encoding antioxidant system enzymes and metallothioneins involve the activation of CaMs, CDPKs and MEK1/2 in the marine alga Ulva compressa.
Genome Sequence of Clostridium paraputrificum 373-A1 Isolated in Chile from a Patient Infected with Clostridium difficile
Genome Sequence of Clostridium paraputrificum 373-A1 Isolated in Chile from a Patient Infected with Clostridium difficile
Reference gene selection for quantitative real-time PCR in Solanum lycopersicum L. inoculated with the mycorrhizal fungus Rhizophagus irregularis
Reference gene selection for quantitative real-time PCR in Solanum lycopersicum L. inoculated with the mycorrhizal fungus Rhizophagus irregularis
Reference gene selection for quantitative real-time PCR in Solanum lycopersicum L. inoculated with the mycorrhizal fungus Rhizophagus irregularis.
A RAD-based linkage map of kiwifruit (Actinidia chinensis Pl.) as a tool to improve the genome assembly and to scan the genomic region of the gender determinant for the marker-assisted breeding
A RAD-based linkage map of kiwifruit (Actinidia chinensis Pl.) as a tool to improve the genome assembly and to scan the genomic region of the gender determinant for the marker-assisted breeding
Comparative Study of Two Table Grape Varieties with Contrasting Texture during Cold Storage
Comparative study of two table grape varieties with contrasting texture during cold storage.
Draft Genome Sequence of the Phenol-Degrading Bacterium Pseudomonas putida H
Draft Genome Sequence of the Phenol-Degrading Bacterium Pseudomonas putida H
Draft Genome Sequence of the Phenol-Degrading Bacterium Pseudomonas putida H.
Floral scent evaluation of segregating lines of Alstroemeria caryophyllaea
Floral scent evaluation of segregating lines of Alstroemeria caryophyllaea
Identification of candidate genes associated with mealiness and maturity date in peach [Prunus persica (L.) Batsch] using QTL analysis and deep sequencing
Identification of candidate genes associated with mealiness and maturity date in peach [Prunus persica (L.) Batsch] using QTL analysis and deep sequencing.
mRNA-seq reveals skeletal muscle atrophy in response to handling stress in a marine teleost, the red cusk-eel (Genypterus chilensis)
mRNA-seq reveals skeletal muscle atrophy in response to handling stress in a marine teleost, the red cusk-eel (Genypterus chilensis)
mRNA-seq reveals skeletal muscle atrophy in response to handling stress in a marine teleost, the red cusk-eel (Genypterus chilensis)
Transcriptomic analysis of fruit stored under cold conditions using controlled atmosphere in Prunus persica cv.
Transcriptomic analysis of fruit stored under cold conditions using controlled atmosphere in Prunus persica cv. "Red Pearl"
Transcriptomic analysis of fruit stored under cold conditions using controlled atmosphere in Prunus persica cv. "Red Pearl"
Biochemical and physiological study of the firmness of table grape berries
Biochemical and physiological study of the firmness of table grape berries
Using genomics to improve fruit quality
Using genomics to improve fruit quality
Non-destructive monitoring of flesh softening in the black-skinned Japanese plums 'Angeleno' and 'Autumn beaut' on-tree and postharvest
Non-destructive monitoring of flesh softening in the black-skinned Japanese plums 'Angeleno' and 'Autumn beaut' on-tree and postharvest
Phenolics contents and sensory characterisation of melting and non-melting peach
Phenolics contents and sensory characterization of melting and non-melting peach
Ripe nectarines segregated through sensory quality evaluation and electronic nose assessment
Ripe nectarines segregated through sensory quality evaluation and electronic nose assessment
Identification of S-alleles associated with self-incompatibility in apricots (Prunus armeniaca L.) using molecular markers
Identification of S-alleles associated with self-incompatibility in apricots (Prunus armeniaca L.) using molecular markers
Preconditioning treatment maintains taste characteristic perception of ripe 'September Sun' peach following cold storage
Preconditioning treatment maintains taste characteristic perception of ripe 'September Sun' peach following cold storage
Quantitative determination of flesh mealiness in peach [Prunus persica L. (Batch.)] through paper absorption of free juice
Quantitative determination of flesh mealiness in peach [Prunus persica L. (Batch.)] through paper absorption of free juice
Effect of harvest maturity stage on the sensory quality of 'Palsteyn' apricot (Prunus armeniaca L.) after cold storage
Effect of harvest maturity stage on the sensory quality of 'Palsteyn' apricot (Prunus armeniaca L.) after cold storage
Genetic relationships in apricot (Prunus armeniaca L.) using SSR markers and their implications for breeding
Genetic relationships in apricot (Prunus armeniaca L.) using SSR markers and their implications for breeding
Monitoring the sensorial quality and aroma through an electronic nose in peaches during cold storage
Monitoring the sensorial quality and aroma through an electronic nose in peaches during cold storage
Sensory quality performance of two nectarine flesh typologies exposed to distant market conditions
Sensory quality performance of two nectarine flesh typologies exposed to distant market conditions
Genetic diversity of wild species and cultivated varieties of alstroemeria estimated through morphological descriptors and RAPD markers
Present situation of peach breeding programs: Post harvest and fruit quality assessment
Sensorial post-harvest quality evolution in apricot (Prunus armeniaca L.) cultivars 'Palsteyn' and 'Grandir'

Grant (15)

Centro de Regulación del genoma (CRG)
IDENTIFICATION OF BIOMARKERS ASSOCIATED WITH MEALINESS IN PEACH USING MQTL AND MEQTL

Proceedings Paper (4)

A RAD-based linkage map of kiwifruit (Actinidia chinensis Pl.) and map position of genetic determinants of traits of interest to breeders
Preliminary study on edible film with a natural plant extract to improve quality of fresh fruits for supply chains
Present situation of peach breeding programs: Post harvest and fruit quality assessment
Sensorial post-harvest quality evolution in apricot (Prunus armeniaca L.) cultivars 'Palsteyn' and 'Grandir'
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Claudio Meneses

Associate Professor

Ciencias Biológicas

UNAB

Santiago, Chile

25
Claudio Meneses

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRÉS BELLO

Santiago, Chile

17
Rodrigo Infante

Profesor Titular

Producción Agrícola

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

3
Jonathan Maldonado

Postdoc

Instituto de Nutrición y Tecnología de los Alimentos

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

3
Loreto Contador

Directora

Infood

Santiago, Chile

3
Juan Valdés

Head lab

Ciencias Biologicas

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRÉS BELLO

Santiago, Chile

2
Alfredo Molina

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO

SANTIAGO, Chile

2
Reinaldo Campos

Titular Professor - Director

Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas

Universidad Nacional Andrés Bello

Santiago, Chile

2
Karen Mesa

Profesor Asistente

Instituto de Ciencias Agronómicas

Universidad de O'Higgins

Rancagua, Chile

2
Catalina Pinto

Académico

Instituto de Ciencias Agronómicas

Universidad de O'Higgins

Rancagua, Chile

2
Cesar Arriagada

Profesor Titular

Ciencias Forestales

Universidad de La Frontera

Temuco, Chile

2
Herman Silva

Professor

Departamento de Produccion Agricola

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Daniel Paredes

Associate Professor

Department of Biological Sciences

Universidad Andrés Bello

Santiago, Chile

1
Ivan Balic

Investigador Responsable Fondecyt Postdoctorado

Ciencias Biológicas

Universidad Andrés Bello

santiago, Chile

1
Claudio Sáez

Investigador Titular

UNIVERSIDAD DE PLAYA ANCHA DE CIENCIAS DE LA EDUCACION

Viña del Mar, Chile

1
Maria Blanco Herrera

Assistant Professor

Universidad Andres Bello

Santiago, Chile

1
Juan Manuel Estrada

Director

Facultad de Ecología y Recursos Naturales

Universidad Andrés Bello

Quintay , Chile

1
Nicolás Saavedra

Profesor Asistente

Departamento de Ciencias Básicas

Universidad de La Frontera

Temuco, Chile

1
Sebastian Boltaña

Profesor Asociado

Occeanografia

Universidad de Concepcion

Concepcion, Chile

1
Andrea Miyasaka

Assistant Professor

Facultad de Ciencias

Universidad Mayor

Huechuraba, Chile

1
Dayan Sanhueza

Postdoctorado

The University of Edinburgh

1
Cristian Ramirez

Associated researcher

Chemical and Environmental Engineering Department

UNIVERSIDAD TECNICA FEDERICO SANTA MARIA

Valparaiso, Chile

1
Rodolfo Paredes

Ungraduated General Director

Academic Vice Rectory

UNIVERDAD ANDRÉS BELLO

Santiago, Chile

1
Bruno Giorgio Defilippi

Head

INSTITUTO DE INVESTIGACIONES AGROPECUARIAS

Santiago, Chile

1
PAULA VIZOSO

Researcher

Universidad Mayor

SANTIAGO, Chile