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Mariana Victoria Casas Atala

Assistant Professor

FACULTAD DE MEDICINA, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Muscle Plasticity, Calcium signals, Frequency decoding in skeletal muscle, Excitation Transcription Coupling, Muscle diseases

Educación

  •  Cellular and Molecular Biology, UNIVERSITE PIERRE ET MARIE CURIE-PARIS VI. Francia, 2006

Experiencia Académica

  •   Instructor Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Medicine

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2006 - Enero 2010

  •   Assistant Professor Full Time

    Medicine

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2010 - A la fecha

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Instructor Full Time

    Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Medicina

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2006 - Enero 2010

  •   Assistant Professor Full Time

    Universidad de Chile

    Santiago, Chile

    Enero 2010 - A la fecha

Formación de Capital Humano


Profesional title of Medical technology thesis direction:
1. Reinaldo Figueroa. (July 2008).
2. Carlos Tapia. (July 2009).

PhD thesis direction
3.Gonzalo Jorquera , PhD in Biomedical Sciences (September 2014)


Premios y Distinciones

  •   International Travel Award

    Biophysical Society

    Estados Unidos, 2009

    Support young scientists in attending the Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society


Tipos de Producción
 

Article (8)

Potential role of skeletal muscle glucose metabolism on the regulation of insulin secretion
Cav1.1 controls frequency-dependent events regulating adult skeletal muscle plasticity
Electrical Stimuli Are Anti-Apoptotic in Skeletal Muscle via Extracellular ATP. Alteration of This Signal in Mdx Mice Is a Likely Cause of Dystrophy
Nifedipine Treatment Reduces Resting Calcium Concentration, Oxidative and Apoptotic Gene Expression, and Improves Muscle Function in Dystrophic mdx Mice
Measurement of calcium release due to inositol trisphosphate receptors in skeletal muscle
IP 3-dependent, post-tetanic calcium transients induced by electrostimulation of adult skeletal muscle fibers
IP3-dependent, post-tetanic calcium transients induced by electrostimulation of adult skeletal muscle fibers
ATP Released by Electrical Stimuli Elicits Calcium Transients and Gene Expression in Skeletal Muscle

Generic (5)

Atp-Induced Membrane Depolarization Relates to Skeletal Muscle Fibers Plasticity
Cav1.1 Controls ATP Release in Adult Muscle Fibers
PI3-kinase is involved in plasticity of adult myofibers acting as a nodal step that originates divergent pathways for gene expression
TOWARDS A MOLECULAR MECHANISM FOR CALCIUM-DEPENDENT EXCITATION-TRANSCRIPTION COUPLING IN SKELETAL MUSCLE
Slow calcium signals induced by electrostimulation in adult skeletal muscle fibers.

Nil Class (0)

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Mariana Casas

Assistant Professor

FACULTAD DE MEDICINA, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

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Enrique Jaimovich

Full Professor

ICBM

FACULTAD DE MEDICINA, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

3
Sonja Buvinic

Assistant Professor

Institute for Research in Dental Sciences

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

3
Ariel Contreras

assistance professor

Institute for Research in Dental Science

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

2
Gonzalo Jorquera

Profesor Auxiliar

Instituto de Fisiología

Universidad de Valparaíso

Valparaíso, Chile

2
Denisse Valladares

Docente Investigador

Universidad Finis Terrae

SANTIAGO, Chile

1
Paola Llanos

Profesor Asistente

Instituto de Investigacion en Ciencias Biomédicas

FACULTAD DE ODONTOLOGIA. UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

1
Juan Saez

Professor

Physiology

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Isaac Garcia

Profesor Adjunto

Instituto de Neurociencias

Universidad de Valparaiso

Valparaiso, Chile

1
Jose Galgani

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

NUTRITION, DIABETES AND METABOLISM; AND UDA-CIENCIAS DE LA SALUD, NUTRICION Y DIETETICA

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile