Professors who are members of the program

Professors by research area:

Animal Genetics and Evolution

Genetics of Microorganisms

Plant Genetics and Breeding

Microbiology

Immunology

Bioinformatics

 

Professors

Professor Andrea Balan, PhD

Area: Genetics of Microorganisms

Research: Structural and Functional characterization of bacteria transporters; Characterization and improvement of enzymes with biotechnological potential; Studies of ABC drugs exporters type transporters of Mycobacterium tuberculosis; Identification and development of new molecules for the inhibition of Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Contactabalan@usp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/4638028312793699

Webpage: http://www.ibs.fr/research/research-groups/bacterial-pathogenesis-group

 

Professor Andréa Dessen de Souza e Silva, PhD

Area: Microbiology

Research: Toxin secretion systems; Bacterial wall formation mechanisms and resistance to antibiotics; Bacterial virulence factors.

Contactandrea.dessen@ibs.fr

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/6503533742369851

Webpage: http://www.ibs.fr/research/research-groups/bacterial-pathogenesis-group

 

Professor Anete Pereira de Souza, PhD

Areas: Plant Genetics and Breeding / Genetics of Microorganisms

Research: Genetic-molecular mapping and genetic diversity analysis / Structure and expression of proteins involved in microorganism pathogenicity.

Contact: anete@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/7297737442136792

 

Professor Camila Caldana, PhD

Area: Plant Genetics and Breeding

Research: A systemic approach to understanding the regulation of plant growth and biomass production in agricultural crops important for bioenergy; Metabolic markers as tools in sugarcane improvement programs.

Contactcamila.caldana@bioetanol.org.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/3058289499520048

Webpage: http://ctbe.cnpem.br/facilities-users/user-facilities/metabolomics/

 

Professor Celso Eduardo Benedetti, PhD

Areas: Genetics of Microorganisms / Plant Genetics and Breeding

Research: Structure and Function of metalloregulatory proteins that control transcription / Interaction between plant and phytopathogenic bacteria.

Contact: celso@lnls.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/4713778521629486

 

 

Professor Clarice Weis Arns, PhD
Area: Microbiology
Research: Animal Respiratory Viruses related to pathogenicity and development of diagnostic methodology.

Contact: arns@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/8635038112182716

 

Professor Cristina Elisa Alvarez Martinez, PhD

Area: Microbiology

Research: Functional studies of protein secretion systems in Xanthomonas citri pv citri; Regulatory mechanisms of gene expression in Xanthomonas.

Contactceamarti@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/7982125142119732

 

Professor Edi Lúcia Sartorato, PhD

Area: Animal Genetics and Evolution

Research: Molecular study of genetic diseases

Contact: sartor@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/2935094175419010

 

Professor Fabiana Fantinatti-Garboggini, PhD

Areas: Genetics of Microorganisms / Microbiology

Research: Bacterial diversity and evaluation of biotechnological potential evaluation / Taxonomy of bacteria.

Contactfabianaf@cpqba.unicamp.br 

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/4448656240961492

 

Professor Fábio Papes, PhD

Area: Animal Genetics and Evolution

Research: Molecular Neurobiology; Molecular Biology of Sensory Systems.

Contact: papesf@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/1569366520381148

 

Professor Fabio Trindade Maranhão Costa, PhD

Areas: Immunology / Microbiology

Research: Experimental and human malaria immunopathogenesis for the development of drugs and vaccines / Evaluation of the immunological signature of the ZIKA virus in sera of infected patients

Contact: fabiotmc72@gmail.com

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/6591054979909368

Webpage: https://www.facebook.com/LaboratorioDeImunoParasitologiaDaMalaria/?fre f=ts

 

Professor Felipe Rodrigues da Silva, PhD

Area: Bioinformatics

Research: Development of tools for analysis of a large set of genomic data; Transcriptome analysis.

Contact: felipe.silva@embrapa.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/5098407619682182

 

Professor Francisco José Lima Aragão, PhD

Area: Plant Genetics and Breeding

Research: Strategies associated with resistance to viruses and pathogens; Plant-virus interaction; Metabolic engineering of plants.

Contactfrancisco.aragao@embrapa.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/6121745125946782

 

Professor Gonçalo Amarante Guimarães Pereira, PhD

Area: Genetics of Microorganisms

Research: Genomics and biotechnology

Contact: goncalo@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/5775091545458540

Webpage: http://ctbe.cnpem.br/pt-br/

 

Professor Gustavo Henrique Goldman, PhD

Area: Microbiology

Research: Microbiological networks

Contact: ggoldman@usp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/1595358007418855

 

Professor Henrique Marques-Souza, PhD

Area: Animal Genetics and Evolution

Research: Gene Regulation Networks controlling stem cells embryonic development and differentiation; Molecular bases by analysis of transcriptomes of regeneration and healing processes of mice digits.

Contacthmsouza@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/6513157444573582

 

Professor Jorge Maurício Costa Mondego, PhD

Areas: Plant Genetics and Breeding / Genetics of Microorganisms

Research: Genomics, transcriptomics and bioinformatics of plant-microorganism interactions; Genetic and Epigenetic regulation mechanisms of the coffee tree / Protein study of Phytopathogenic fungi.

Contactjmcmondego@gmail.com

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/7566615364096943

 

Professor José Andrés Yunes, PhD

Areas: Animal Genetics and Evolution / Immunology

Research: Molecular biology of childhood cancer / Diagnosis and determination of target molecules for future therapeutic interventions.

Contact: andres@boldrini.org.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/7572028567458424

 

 

 

Professor Juliana Helena Costa Smetana, PhD

Area: Animal Genetics and Evolution

Research: Regulation of the mTORC1 pathway via Amino acids; Regulation of Phosphatases 2A.

Contactjuliana.smetana@lnbio.org.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/0019135874048457

 

Professor Juliana Velasco de Castro Oliveira, PhD

Area: Microorganism Genetics

Research: Characterization of new transcription factors of Trichoderma reesei involved in the degradation of Lignocellulosic biomass; Synthetic Biology for the production of sugarcane ethanol by Saccharomyces cerevisiae; Production of organomineral phosphate bioactive fertilizer of increased efficiency.

Contactjuliana.velasco@bioetanol.org.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/6800219084241948

Webpage: http://ctbe.cnpem.br/pt-br/profissional/juliana-oliveira/

 

Professor Katlin Brauer Massirer, PhD

Area: Animal Genetics and Evolution

Research: Cellular regulation by RNA-binding proteins and microRNAs in human diseases, using stem cell models; Genic regulation networks linked to RNA-binding proteins and microRNAs.

Contactkmassire@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/0279770660002369

 

Professor Laura Maria Mariscal Ottoboni, PhD

Area: Genetics of Microorganisms

Research: Differential Expression of genes in bacteria with environmental and industrial importance.

Contactottoboni@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/1299066928316257

 

Professor Leonilda Barbosa dos Santos, PhD

Area: Immunology

Research: Immunology of neurodegenerative diseases.

Contactleonilda@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/0199384880694676

 

Professor Liana Maria Cardoso Verinaud, PhD

Area: Immunology

Research: The thymus as a target organ in the infection of mycotic paracoccidioic and malaria; Morphological, genetic and immunophenotypic characterization of the NG tumoral lineage.

Contact: verinaud@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/3603631937933639

 

 

Professor Louis Bernard Klaczko, PhD
Area: Animal Genetics and Evolution
Research: Genetic biodiversity and drosophilidae evolution.

Contact: lbk@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/1047679012524576

 

Professor Marcelo Alves da Silva Mori, PhD

Area: Animal Genetics and Evolution

Research: The Molecular Interface between Metabolism and Aging

Contactmorima@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/3425809117024031

Website: http://morilab.wixsite.com/morilab

 

Professor Marcelo Brocchi, PhD

Area: Genetics of Microorganisms

Research: Genomics and studies of the genic function in bacteria; Isolation and characterization of lytic cycle Bacteriophages; Detection of pathogenicity and population structure factors in bacteria. Antigen expression in bacterial vaccine lines.

Contact: mbrocchi@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/9715273430967528

 

Professor Marcelo Falsarella Carazzolle, PhD

Area: Bioinformatics

Research: Genomics, Transcriptomics and Systems biology

Contact: mcarazzo@lge.ibi.unicamp.br e marcelo.carazzolle@gmail.com

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/9331922346032586

 

Professor Marcelo Lima Ribeiro, PhD

Area: Animal Genetics and Evolution

Research: Effects of infection by Helicobacter pylori in the modulation of genetic and epigenetics mechanisms associated with DNA repair systems; Evaluation of genetic and epigenetic mechanisms that regulate obesity.

Contact: marcelo.ribeiro@usf.edu.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/3907210235081483

 

Professor Marcelo Mendes Brandão, PhD

Areas: Animal Genetics and Evolution / Bioinformatics 

Research: Study of insect intestine transcriptomics in the field and in laboratory conditions / Development of computing tools for the analysis of biological data using the “Big Data” approach for studies of the biology of systems involving “Deep sequencing” and RNA sequencing by NGS; Systems Biology in fermenting organisms involved in the production of alcohol and chemical products in second generation fermentative processes.

Contact: brandaom@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/2063196567079634

Webpage: http://www.bioinfoguy.net/labis/ https://www.facebook.com/bioinfoguy  https://twitter.com/bioinfo_guy

 

 

Professor Marcelo Menossi Teixeira, PhD
Area: Plant Genetics and Breeding
Research: Functional genomics and biotechnology of sugarcane. Contactmenossi@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/9861339870761985

Webpage: http://www.lgf.ib.unicamp.br/Bem-vindos.html

 

Professor Marco Aurélio Ramirez Vinolo, PhD

Area: Immunology

Research: Regulation of the inflammatory immune response by bacterial metabolism products (short chain fatty acids).

Contact: mvinolo@g.unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/6165339279159262

 

Professor Marcos Antônio Machado, PhD

Areas: Plant Genetics and Breeding / Genetics of Microorganisms

Research: Genetic Mapping of Citrus utilizing AFLP, SNPs, Microsatellites and BACs markers; Expression of genes associated with resistance to phytopathogens and abiotic stress resistance in citrus cultures and hybrids using ESTs, SAGE, subtractive hybridization and quantitative PCR in real time; Citrus genetic transformation towards resistance to phytopathogens and drought / Analysis of gene expression associated with hosts of phytopathogens of citrus (bacteria, fungi, viruses and viroids); Biological and genetic characteristics of X. fastidiosa biofilms; Analysis of the biological role of genes associated with pathogenicity of phytobacteria by generating mutants.

Contact: marcos@centrodecitricultura.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/5539282358122586

 

Professor Maria Imaculada Zucchi, PhD

Areas: Genetics of Microorganisms / Plant Genetics and Breeding
Research: Diversity and Genetic structure of populations / Population Genomics.

Contact: mizucchi@apta.sp.gov.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/2083064025342283

 

Professor Mariana Freitas Nery, PhD

Area: Animal Genetics and Evolution

Research: Comparative genomics, molecular evolution; Evolution of genic families; Molecular evolution of aquatic mammals.

Contact: marinery@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/1410858776932991

 

Professor Maricilda Palandi de Mello, PhD

Areas: Animal Genetics and Evolution / Genetics of Microorganisms

Research: Determinations and Gender Differentiation / Regulation and Expression of genes in Ligninolytic Fungi.

Contact: mmello@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/5520758000119324

 

 

Professor Mário Henrique Bengtson, PhD

Areas: Animal Genetics and Evolution / Bioinformatics

Research: Ubiquitination, regulation of translation, neurodegeneration / Systems Biology.

Contact: mario.bengtson@gmail.com

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/7836745236086379

 

Professor Michel Georges Albert Vincentz, PhD

Area: Plant Genetics and Breeding

Research: Evaluation of the Genetic diversity of angiosperms.

Contact:mgavince@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/9342074717900720

 

Professor Mônica Barbosa de Melo, PhD

Area: Animal Genetics and Evolution

Research: Genetic and biochemical aspects of ophthalmological and hematological diseases.

Contact: melomb@uol.com.brmelomb@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/8419127911387669

 

Professor Paulo Arruda, PhD

Areas: Plant Genetics and Breeding

Research: Plant Genomics.

Contact: parruda@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/9849354538615385

 

Professor Paulo Mazzafera, PhD

Areas: Plant Genetics and Breeding

Research: Control of biosynthesis of secondary compounds; Heavy metal tolerance; Plant productivity.

Contactpmazza@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/9911259269353185

 

Professor Renato Vicentini dos Santos, PhD

Areas: Plant Genetics and Breeding / Bioinformatics

Research: Metabolism and carbohydrate signaling in plants / Biological phenomena modeling using Systems Biology and Bioinformatics.

Contact: shinapes@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/6613941431352859

Webpage: https://sites.google.com/a/g.unicamp.br/sysbiol/

 

Professor Sandra Martha Gomes Dias, PhD

Area: Animal Genetics and Evolution

Research: Key proteins in the tumor metabolic adaptation process.

Contact: sandra.dias@lnbio.cnpem.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/0201430845426807

 

Professor Sérgio Furtado dos Reis, PhD

Area: Animal Genetics and Evolution

Research: Processes and ecological and evolutionary phenomena in different scales of space and time and levels of complexity of organization.

Contact: sfreis@unicamp.br

Full CV:http://buscatextual.cnpq.br/buscatextual/visualizacv.do?id=K4787294J0

 

Professor Valéria Maia Merzel, PhD

Area: Genetics of Microorganisms

Research: Microbial diversity; Microbial communities associated with oil.

Contact: vmaia@cpqba.unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/3886687872358496

 

Professor Vera Nisaka Solferini, PhD

Area: Animal Genetics and Evolution

Research: Genetic Diversity in Populations.

Contact: solferin@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/3061949001238741

 

Professor Wanderley Dias da Silveira, PhD

Area: Genetics of Microorganisms / Microbiology

Research: Molecular mechanisms of bacterial pathogenicity / Molecular characterization of microorganisms; Antibacterial vaccines production.

Contact: wds@unicamp.br

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/4009453710210129