PhD Ana María Rodríguez Torres  

(TIT-UN)

Department Biology
Knowledgment area Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Research  Research unit Expresión génica en levaduras
Research lines Gene Regulation, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology
Keywords Nucleic Acids, Proteins, Gene, Enzymes
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Orcid id0000-0002-8303-6038 ResearcherIDG-2902-2010

Teaching

Subjects taught

This section shows the teaching given in degrees, masters and other officers studies in last 6 years.

Subject and involved studies Total hours
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 45
Biochemistry I 36
Bioinformatics 5
Introduction to Molecular Biology 10.5
Molecular Techniques 14
Subject and involved studies Total hours
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Concurrent Programme of Studies for Degree in Biology and Degree in Chemistry
Degree in Biology
55
Biochemistry I
Concurrent Programme of Studies for Degree in Biology and Degree in Chemistry
Degree in Biology
54
Bioinformatics
Master's in Advanced Biotechnology
5
Introduction to Molecular Biology
Master in Bioinformatics for Health Sciences
10.5
Molecular Techniques
Master's in Molecular Cellular and Genetic Biology
12
Subject and involved studies Total hours
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Concurrent Programme of Studies for Degree in Biology and Degree in Chemistry
Degree in Biology
45
Biochemistry I
Concurrent Programme of Studies for Degree in Biology and Degree in Chemistry
Degree in Biology
54
Bioinformatics
Master's in Advanced Biotechnology
5
Final Year Dissertation
Concurrent Programme of Studies for Degree in Biology and Degree in Chemistry
Degree in Biology
6
Introduction to Molecular Biology
Master in Bioinformatics for Health Sciences
10.5
Molecular Techniques
Master's in Molecular Cellular and Genetic Biology
12
Subject and involved studies Total hours
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Concurrent Programme of Studies for Degree in Biology and Degree in Chemistry
Degree in Biology
43
Biochemistry I
Concurrent Programme of Studies for Degree in Biology and Degree in Chemistry
Degree in Biology
42
Bioinformatics
Master's in Advanced Biotechnology
5
Final Year Dissertation
Concurrent Programme of Studies for Degree in Biology and Degree in Chemistry
Degree in Biology
6
Introduction to Molecular Biology
Master in Bioinformatics for Health Sciences
10.5
Molecular Techniques
Master's in Molecular Cellular and Genetic Biology
16
Subject and involved studies Total hours
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Concurrent Programme of Studies for Degree in Biology and Degree in Chemistry
Degree in Biology
75
Biochemistry I
Concurrent Programme of Studies for Degree in Biology and Degree in Chemistry
Degree in Biology
107
Bioinformatics
Master's in Advanced Biotechnology
5
Final Year Dissertation
Concurrent Programme of Studies for Degree in Biology and Degree in Chemistry
Degree in Biology
6
Final Year Dissertation
Master's in Molecular Cellular and Genetic Biology
4
Molecular Techniques
Master's in Molecular Cellular and Genetic Biology
17
Work Placement
Master's in Molecular Cellular and Genetic Biology
1.5
Subject and involved studies Total hours
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Concurrent Programme of Studies for Degree in Biology and Degree in Chemistry
Degree in Biology
70
Biochemistry I
Concurrent Programme of Studies for Degree in Biology and Degree in Chemistry
Degree in Biology
118
Bioinformatics
Master's in Advanced Biotechnology
5
Molecular Techniques
Master's in Molecular Cellular and Genetic Biology
17

Defined tutoring by teacher for 2019/2020 academic course.

Faculty of Science

Quarter Day Site
1st quarter Tuesday
09:00 a 14:00
Despacho
1st quarter Tuesday
15:00 a 16:00
Despacho
2nd quarter Tuesday
11:00 a 14:00
Despacho
2nd quarter Tuesday
15:00 a 18:00
Despacho

EOG works and final master thesis directed

Directed or codirected by current teacher since 2013 year.

Energy: come and go...... ¿how?
Writing a research proposal "Role of transcriptional factors on cancer: individualized therapy"
Expression in yeasts of GFP-recombinant genes in the Nuclear Pore Complex nup84 mutant
Purification and characterization of a fusion protein

Research results

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Valoración de la integración del plásmido vacunal pPAL-LACK en el ADN de diversos tejidos de perro beagle.

Funding entity CZ Veterinaria
Main researches Mª Angeles Freire Picos
Type Contrato
Dates From 20/02/2016 to 31/05/2016

Consolidación e estruturación de grupos de investigación: "Regulación da expresión xénica en levaduras e as súas aplicacións. EXPRELA"

Funding entity Dirección Xeral de Investigación, Desenvolvemento e Innovación
Main researches María Esperanza Cerdán Villanueva
Type Proyecto Otros Programas
Dates From 01/01/2008 to 07/11/2008

Consolidación e estruturación de grupos de investigación: "Regulación da expresión xénica en levaduras e as súas aplicacións: EXPRELA"

Funding entity Consellería de Educación e Ordenación Universitaria
Main researches María Esperanza Cerdán Villanueva
Type Proyecto Otros Programas
Dates From 01/01/2007 to 26/12/2007

Caracterización genómica y molecular de elementos reguladores de la transcripción en respuesta a Cadmio. Aplicaciones biotecnológicas

Funding entity Xunta de Galicia
Main researches Mª Angeles Freire
Type Proyecto Otros Programas
Dates From 21/10/2003 to 20/10/2005

REGULACIÓN TRANSCRIPCIONAL E PROCESAMENTO DE RNAS EN LEVADURAS

Funding entity Secretaria Xeral de Investigación e Desenvolvemento Tecnolóxico
Main researches Ana María Rodríguez Torres
Type Proyecto Programas Nacionales
Dates From 01/07/2000 to 31/07/2002

REGULACION TRANSCRIPCIONAL Y PROCESAMIENTO DE RNAS EN LEVADURAS

Funding entity Comisión Interministerial de Ciencia y Tecnología (CICYT)
Main researches Ana María Rodríguez Torres
Type Proyecto Programas Nacionales
Dates From 20/12/2000 to 20/12/2003

Estudio de la maquinaria general de represion de genes hipóxicos en Kluyveromyceps lactis.

Funding entity Secretaria Xeral de Investigación e Desenvolvemento Tecnolóxico
Type Proyecto Otros Programas
Dates From 25/08/1999 to 25/08/2000

ANALISIS FUNCIONAL DEL GENOMA DE LEVADURA. ANALISIS BASICO Y MAPA DE TRANSCRIPCION.

Funding entity Comisión Interministerial de Ciencia y Tecnología (CICYT)
Main researches María Esperanza Cerdán Villanueva
Type Proyecto Programas Nacionales
Dates From 05/07/1996 to 01/12/1997

Regulación de la expresión génica en Kluyveromyces lactis. Factores transcripcionales y efectos post-transcripcionales

Funding entity Dirección General de I+D de la Xunta de Galicia
Main researches Ana María Rodríguez Torres
Type Proyecto Programas Autonomicos
Dates From 16/10/1996 to 31/12/1997

Sacarificación de lactosueros por células inmovilizadas de Kluyveromyces lactis transformadas con plásmidos multicopia de secreción conteniendo el gen beta-galactosidasa.

Funding entity Dirección General de I+D de la Xunta de Galicia
Main researches Ana María Rodríguez Torres
Type Proyecto Programas Autonomicos
Dates From 23/03/1994 to 31/12/1995

CONSTRUCCION DE CEPAS DE KLUYVEROMYCES LACTIS CON ELEVADA CAPACIDAD DE SECRECCION DE b-GALACTOSIDASA POR MODIFICACION DEL GEN LAC-4

Funding entity UDC
Main researches Ana María Rodríguez Torres
Type Proyecto Otros Programas
Dates From 23/07/1992 to 22/07/1993

Hidrólisis de la lactosa contenida en sueros de leche por células inmovilizadas de Kluyveromyces lactis

Funding entity UDC
Main researches Ana María Rodríguez Torres
Type Proyecto Otros Programas
Dates From 15/07/1991 to 14/07/1992

Factores determinantes del nivel de expresión de genes de levaduras como modelo eucariota.

Type Proyecto Otros Programas

Structurally conserved and functionally divergent yeast Ssu72 phosphatases

Authors Ana M. Rodríguez-Torres, Mónica Lamas-Maceiras, Rosa García-Díaz, María A. Freire-Picos
Journal FEBS LETTERS Vol. 587 (pages 2617 to 2622)
DOI https://doi.org/10.1016/j.febslet.2013.06.044

KlRox1p contributes to yeast resistance to metals and is necessary for KlYCF1 expression in the presence of cadmium

Authors Ana M. Rodríguez Torres, Mónica Lamas Maceiras, Esther Rodríguez Belmonte, Laura Núñez Naveira, Moisés Blanco Calvo, M. Esperanza Cerdán
Journal GENE Vol. 497 (pages 27 to 37)

A stress response related to the carbon source and the absence of KlHAP2 in Kluyveromyces lactis

Authors Mónica Lamas-Maceiras, Ana M. Rodríguez-Torres, María A. Freire-Picos
Journal JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY Vol. 38 Num. 1 (pages 43 to 49)
DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/s10295-010-0827-1

Transcriptional repression by Kluyveromyces lactis Tup1 in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Authors Mónica Lamas-Maceiras, María Angeles Freire-Picos, Ana María Rodríguez Torres
Journal JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY Vol. 38 Num. 1 (pages 79 to 84)
DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/s10295-010-0832-4

Involvement of Pta1, Pcf11 and a KlCYC1 Au-rich element in alternative RNA 3¿-end processing selection in yeast

Authors Silvia Seoane Rosende, Mónica Lamas Maceiras, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Freire, MA
Journal FEBS LETTERS Vol. 583 (pages 2843 to 2848)

Regulatory elements in the Klhem1 promoter

Authors Laura Núñez, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Mª Esperanza Cerdán Villanueva
Journal BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-GENERAL SUBJECTS Vol. 1779 (pages 128 to 133)

Effects of splitting alternative KlCYCl 3¿-UTR regions on processing: Metabolic consequences and biotechnological applications

Authors Silvia Seoane Rosende, Bernard Guiard, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Freire, MA
Journal JOURNAL OF BIOTECHNOLOGY Vol. 118 (pages 149 to 156)

Transcript analysis of 203 novel genes from Saccharomyces cerevisiae in hap 1 and rox 1 mutant backgrounds

Authors Luis José Lombardía Ferreira, José Luís Cadahía Rodríguez, Freire, MA, Mª Isabel González Siso, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Mª Esperanza Cerdán Villanueva
Journal GENOME Vol. 43 Num. - (pages 881 to 886)

Respirofermentative metabolism in Kluyveromyces lactis: insights and perspectives

Authors Mª Isabel González Siso, Freire, MA, Elvira Ramil Tojeiro, Mónica González Domínguez, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Mª Esperanza Cerdán Villanueva
Journal ENZYME AND MICROBIAL TECHNOLOGY Vol. 26 Num. - (pages 699 to 705)

Roles of transcription factor Mot3 and chromatin in repression of the hypoxic gene ANB1 in yeast

Authors Alexander J. Kastaniotis, T.A. Mennella, C. Konrad, R. S. Zitomer, Ana María Rodríguez Torres
Journal MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR BIOCHEMISTRY Vol. 20 Num. 19 (pages 7088 to 7098)

Disruption of six novel Saccharomyces cerevisiae genes reveals that YGL129c is necessary for growth in non- fermentable carbon sources, YGL128c for growth at low or high temperatures and YGL125w is implicated in the biosynthesis of Methionine

Authors María Belén Tizón Iglesias, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Mª Esperanza Cerdán Villanueva
Journal YEAST Vol. 15 Num. - (pages 145 to 154)

The Anatomy of a Hypoxic Operator in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.

Authors Jutta Deckert, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Soo Myung Hwang, Alexander J. Kastaniotis, Richard S. Zitomer
Journal BIOLOGICAL PROCEDURES ONLINE Vol. 150 Num. - (pages 1429 to 1441)

Producao de etanol a partir de soro de leite por células imobilizadas de Kluyveromyces lactis.

Authors Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Mª Isabel González Siso, Manuel Becerra Fernández, L. Finkler
Journal ESTUDOS TECNOLÓGICOS. ENGENHARIA Vol. 21 Num. - (pages 49 to 54)

The nucleotide sequence of Saccharomyces cerevisiae chromosome VII

Authors H. Tettelin, M.L. Agostoni Carbone, K. Albermann, M. Albers, J. Arroyo, U. Backes, T. Barreiros, I. Bertani, A.J. Bjourson, M. Brückner, C.V. Bruschi, G. Carignani, L. Castagnoli, E. Cerdán, M.L. Clemente, A.Coblenz, M. Coglievina, E. Coissac, E. Defoor, S. Del Bino, H. Delius, D. Delneri, P. de Wergifosse, B. Dujon, P. Durand, K.D. Entian, P. Eraso, V. Escribano, L. Fabiani, B. Fartmann, F. Feroli, M. Feuermann, L. Frontali, M. Gacía-González, M.I. García-Sáez, A. Goffeau, P. Guerreiro, J. Hani, M. Hansen, U. Hebling, K. Hernandez, K. Heumann, F. Hilger, B. Hofmann, K.J. Indge, C.M. James, R. Klima, P. Kötter, B. Kramer, W. Kramer, G. Lauquin, H. Leuther, E.J. Louis, E. Maillier, A. Marconi, E. Martegani, M.J. Mazón, C. Mazzoni, A.D.K. McReynolds, P. Melchioretto, H.W. Mewes, O. Minenkova, S. Müller-Auer, A. Nawrocki, P. Netter, R. Neu, C. Nombela, S.G. Oliver, L. Panzeri, S. Paoluzi, P. Plevani, P. Portetelle, F. Portillo, S. Potier, B. Purnelle, M. Rieger, L. Riles, T. Rinaldi, J. Robben, C. Rodrigues-Pousada, E. Rodriguez-Belmonte, A. M. Rodriguez-Torres, M. Rose, M. Ruzzi, M. Saliola, M. Sánchez-Perez, B. Shäfer, M. Schäfer, M. Scharfe, T. Schmidheini, A. Schreer, J. Skala, J.L. Souciet, H.Y. Steensma, E. Talla, A. Thierry, M. Vandenbol, Q.J.M. van der Aart, L. Van Dyck, M. Vanoni, P. Verhasselt, M. Voet, G. Volckaert, R. Wambutt, M. D. Watson, N. Weber, E. Wedler, H. Wedler, P. Wipfli, K. Wolf, L. F. Wright, P. Zaccaria, M. Zimmermann, A. Zoliner, K. Kleine
Journal NATURE Vol. 387 Num. - (pages 81 to 84)

Modulation of Gene expression by 3¿-UTR regions in yeasts: a promoter-independent alternative.

Authors Silvia Seoane Rosende. Ana María Rodríguez Torres. Freire, MA
Book Modern Multidisciplinary Applied Microbiology
Vol. - Publishing: Wiley-VCH.
ISBN: 3-527-31611-6
Pages From 649 to 653

Análisis de la transcripción de 103 ORFs localizadas en los cromosomas VII y XIV de Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Autor Luis José Lombardía Ferreira
Director/s María Esperanza Cerdán Villanueva; Ana María Rodríguez Torres
Scope Biología Celular y Molecular
Qualification Sobresaliente Cum Laude

Mutations in KlCYC1 3¿-UTR altering post-transcriptional steps and causing changes in protein levels
13th European Congress on Biotechnology. Symbiosis: Science, Industry and Society
International

Authors Silvia Seoane Rosende, Mónica Lamas Maceiras, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Freire, MA
Place Barcelona (España)

Analysis of the two KlCYC1 mRNAs stability by elements located at the proximal 3¿-UTR
BioMicroWorld-2007. II International Conference on Enviromental, Industrial and Applied Microbiology.
International

Authors Silvia Seoane Rosende, Teresa Salgado Somoza, Marcos Poncelas Nozal, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Freire, MA
Place Sevilla (España)

Characterization of KlHIS4 transcriptional regulation by growth media nutrients
BioMicroWorld-2007. II International Conference on Enviromental, Industrial and Applied Microbiology.
International

Authors Mónica Lamas Maceiras, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Freire, MA
Place Sevilla (España)

Characterization of the nuclear PUT2 and ADE2 genes involved in amino acid metabolic pathways in Kluyveromyces lactis
BioMicroWorld-2007. II International Conference on Enviromental, Industrial and Applied Microbiology.
International

Authors Gema Ruiz Morán, Ana María Rodríguez Torres
Place Sevilla (España)

Estudio funcional del regulador KlROX1 de la levadura Kluyveromyces lactis
Congreso XXIX de la Sociedad Española de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular
National

Authors Laura Núñez, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Mª Esperanza Cerdán Villanueva
Place España

Mutaciones en las regiones 3¿-UTR de KlCYC1 que afectan a regulación postranscripcional. Posible implicación de estructuras secundarias.
Congreso XXIX de la Sociedad Española de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular
National

Authors Silvia Seoane, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Silvia Remeseiro, Mónica Lamas Maceiras, Freire, MA
Place España

Factors involved in alternative RNA 3¿-end processing in yeasts.
Yeast genetics and Molecular Biology Meeting
International

Authors Silvia Seoane Rosende, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Mónica Lamas Maceiras, Freire, MA
Place Princeton, N.J. (Estados Unidos)

Caracterización del gen KLADE2 de Kluyveromyces lactis
XXVII Congreso de la Sociedad Española de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular
National

Authors Ana María Rodríguez Torres
Place Lleida (España)

Gene expression modulation by 3¿-UTR regions in yeast: A promoter independent alternative
BioMicroWorld-2005. 1st International Conference on Environmental Industrial and Applied Microbiology
International

Authors Silvia Seoane Rosende, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Freire, MA
Place Badajoz (España)

Tanscriptional regulation of TUP1 gene in Kluyveromyces lactis
Yeast Genetics and Moleclar Biology Meeting
International

Authors Ana María Rodríguez Torres
Place Seattle (Estados Unidos)

Efecto de los mutantes hap de Kluyveromyces lactis en la regulación de KLHIS4 por fuente de carbono
XXVI Congreso de la sociedad española de bioquímica y biología molecular (SEBBM)
International

Authors Mónica Lamas Maceiras, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Freire, MA
Place Coruña, A (España)

Caracterización del gen KlPUT2 de Kluyveromyces lactis
XXVI Congreso de la sociedad española de bioquímica y biología molecular (SEBBM)
International

Authors Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Gema Ruíz Morán
Place Coruña, A (España)

Expresión de KlTUP1 en diferentes cepas de la levadura Kluyveromyces lactis
XXVI Congreso de la sociedad española de bioquímica y biología molecular (SEBBM)
International

Authors Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Ana Franco Villanueva
Place Coruña, A (España)

Efecto de la región 3¿no traducida del gen KlCYC1 sobre los niveles de citocromo c en la levadura Kluyveromyces lactis.
XXIV Congreso de la Sociedad Española de bioquímica y Biología Molecular.
International

Authors Freire, MA, Elvira Ramil Tojeiro, Mª Esperanza Cerdán Villanueva, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Silvia Seoane Rosende
Place Valencia (España)

El Cadmio y el estrés oxidativo provocan respuestas diferentes sobre el promotor de KLHIS4.
XXIV Congreso de la Sociedad Española de bioquímica y Biología Molecular.
International

Authors Mónica Lamas Maceiras, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Freire, MA
Place Valencia (España)

Respiro-fermentative matbolism in Kluyveromyces lactis. Insights and perspectives.
EC Framework IV Symposium: YEAST as a cell factory.
International

Authors Mª Isabel González Siso, Freire, MA, E. Ramil, Mónica González Domínguez, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Mª Esperanza Cerdán Villanueva
Place Unilever Resaarch Vlaardi ()

Producción de Etanol a partir de Lactosueros por células inmovilizadas de Kluyveromyces lactis.
IV Simposio en Biología Celular y Molecular: Biotecnología y aplicaciones de microorganismos pigmentados.
National

Authors Manuel Becerra Fernández, Ana María Rodríguez Torres, Mª Isabel González Siso, L. Finkler
Place Coruña, A (España)

Positions

Academic or management positions held by teacher.

Bioloxía Celular e Molecular

Secretario/a

From 31/01/2006 to 24/02/2010.

Bioloxía Celular e Molecular

Secretario/a

From 02/12/1992 to 30/04/1999.

Bioloxía Celular e Molecular

Secretario/a