CONÓCENOS     

Antonio Leon-Reyes

USFQ

3.7/5 rating (3 votes)

Perfil Profesional

Sus líneas de investigación son el fortalecimiento del sistema inmunológico vegetal mediante el uso de inductores de resistencia y una adecuada nutrición mineral de la base para levantar la autodefensa. Control biológico y detección de patógenos.

Educación y Formación

  • PhD en Interaciones planta-patogeno

Experiencia Laboral

  • Profesor Investigador
  • Laboratorio de Biotecnología Agrícola y de alimentos USFQ

Técnicas Experimentales Utilizadas

  • Microoscopia
  • Expresión Génica
  • Caracterización molecular, aislamiento de benéficos y patógenos

Idioma Materno

Español

Otros Idiomas

Inglés

Dirección

  • País: Ecuador
  • Ciudad: Quito
  • Dirección Profesional: Universidad San Francisco de Quito USFQ, Campus Cumbaya

Contacto

  • Correo Eletrónico Institucional: Esta dirección de correo electrónico está siendo protegida contra los robots de spam. Necesita tener JavaScript habilitado para poder verlo.
  • Teléfono: 02 297-1700 ext 1190
  • Teléfono 2: 0987472675

Publicaciones

    • Review articles Pieterse, C.M.J., Leon-Reyes, A., Van der Ent, S. and Van Wees. 2009. Networking by small-molecule hormones in plant immunity. Nature Chemical Biology. 5: 308-316.
    • Pieterse, C.M.J., Van der Does, D., Zamioudis, C., Leon-Reyes, A. and Van Wees, S.C.M. (2012). Hormonal modulation of plant immunity. Annual Review of Cell Developmental Biology. 28: 489-521
    • Peer review articles Van der Does, D., Leon-Reyes, A., Koornneef, A., Van Verk, M.C., Rodenburg, N., Pauwels, L., Goossens, A., Körbes, A., Memelink, J., Ritsema, T., Van Wees, S.C.M. and Pieterse, C.M.J. (2013). Salicylic acid suppresses jasmonic acid signaling downstream of SCFCOI1-JAZ by targeting GCC promoter motifs via transcription factor ORA59.
    • Plant Cell Van Zanten, M., Ritsema, T., Polko, J.K., Leon-Reyes, A., Voesenek, L.A.C.J., Millenaar, F.F., Pieterse, C.M.J. and Peeters, A.J.M. (2012). Modulation of ethylene and heat-controlled hyponastic leaf movement inArabidopsis thaliana by the plant defense hormones jasmonate and salicylate. Planta 235: 677–685
    • Van Molken, T., De Caluwe, H., Hordijk, C.A., Leon-Reyes, A., Snoeren, T.A.L., Van Dam, N.M. and Stuefer, J.F. (2012). Virus infection decreases the attractiveness of white clover plants for a non-vectoring herbivore.Oecologia 170: 433-444
    • Van Zanten M, Ritsema T, Polko JK, Leon-Reyes A, Voesenek LA, Millenaar FF, Pieterse CM, Peeters AJ. (2011) Modulation of ethylene- and heat-controlled hyponastic leaf movement in Arabidopsis thaliana by the plant defence hormones jasmonate and salicylate. Planta.
    • Oct 19 Proietti, S., Bertini, L., Van der Ent, S., Leon-Reyes, A., Pieterse, C.M.J., Tucci, M., Caporale, C. and Caruso, C. (2011). Cross activity of orthologous WRKY transcription factors in wheat and Arabidopsis. J. Exp. Bot. 62: 1975-1990
    • Ritsema, T., Van Zanten, M., Leon-Reyes, A., Voesenek, L.A.C.J., Millenaar, F.F., Pieterse, C.M.J. and Peeters, A.J.M. (2010). Kinome profiling reveals an interaction between jasmonate, salicylate and light control of hyponastic petiole growth in Arabidopsis thaliana. PLoS ONE e1425
    • Leon-Reyes, A., Van der Does, D., De Lange, E.S., Delker, C., Wasternack, C., Van Wees, S.C.M., Ritsema, T. and Pieterse, C.M.J. (2010). Salicylate-mediated suppression of jasmonate-responsive gene expression in Arabidopsis is targeted downstream of the jasmonate biosynthesis pathway. Planta 232: 1423-1432
    • Leon-Reyes, A., Du, Y., Koornneef, A., Proietti, S., Körbes, A.P., Memelink, J., Pieterse, C.M.J. and Ritsema, T. (2010). Ethylene signaling renders the jasmonate response of Arabidopsis insensitive to future suppression by salicylic acid. Mol. Plant-Microbe Interact. 23: 187-197
    • Bargmann, B.O.R., Laxalt, A.M., Riet, B., Testerink, C., Merquiol, E., Mosblech, A., Leon-Reyes, A., Pieterse, C.M.J., Haring, M.A., Heilmann, I., Bartels, D. and Munnik, T. 2009. Reassessing the role of phospholipase D in the Arabidopsis wounding response. Plant, Cell and Environment. 32:837-850.
    • Leon-Reyes, A., Spoel, SH., De Lange, ES., Abe, H., Kobayashi, M., Tsuda, S., Millenaar, FF., Welschen, RAM., Ritsema, T., and Pieterse, C.M.J. 2009. Ethylene Modulates the Role of NPR1 in Cross-Talk Between Salicylate and Jasmonate Signaling. Plant Physiology. 149: 1797-1809.
    • Koornneef, A., Verhage, A., Leon-Reyes, A., Snetselaar, R., Van Loon, L.C., and Pieterse, C.M.J. 2008 Towards a reporter system to identify regulators of cross-talk between salicylate and jasmonate signaling pathways in Arabidopsis. Plant Signaling & Behavior. 3: 543-546.
    • Koornneef, A., Leon-Reyes, A., Ritsema, T., Verhage, A., Den Otter, F.C., Van Loon, L.C. and Pieterse, C.M.J. 2008 Kinetics of salicylate-mediated suppression of jasmonate signaling reveal a role for redox modulation. Plant Physiology 147: 1358-1368.
    • Book chapters Pieterse, C.M.J., Koornneef, A., Leon-Reyes, A., Ritsema, T., Verhage, A., Joosten, R., De Vos, M., Van Oosten, V., and Dicke, M. 2008. Cross-talk between signaling pathways leading to defense against pathogens and insects. In: Biology of Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions, Vol. 6 (M. Lorito, S. Woo and F. Scala, eds), The International Society for Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions, St. Paul, MN., pp. 1-9.
    • Leon Reyes, A., Prins, T.P., van Empel, J.P., van Tuyl, J.M. 2004. DIFFERENCES IN EPICUTICULAR WAX LAYER IN TULIP CAN INFLUENCE RESISTANCE TO BOTRYTIS TULIPAE, ISHS Acta Horticulturae 673: IX International Symposium on Flower Bulbs. Books Leon-Reyes, A., (2009) Making sense out of signaling during plant defense. pp. 1-183, Ph.D. Thesis Utrecht University, ISBN 978-90-393-50973.
    • Non-peer review publications Peñaherrera, J., Galvis, L., and Leon-Reyes, A. 2011 EL CULTIVO ORNAMENTAL DEL RUSCUS: UNA BUENA OPCIÓN PARA EL RELLENO DE BOUQUETS . Agrytec publicado en línea: www.agrytec.com/agricola/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=7161:el-cultivo-ornamental-del-ruscus-una-buena-opcion-para-el-relleno-de-bouquets&catid=53:articulos-tecnicos&Itemid=28
    • Cobo, M., Sotomayor, A., and León-Reyes, A., 2011 MANEJO POSTCOSECHA DE LA FRUTILLA PARA OBTENCIÓN DE PULPA. Agrytec publicado en lìnea: www.agrytec.com/agricola/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=6372:manejo-postcosecha-de-la-frutilla-para-obtencion-de-pulpa&catid=47:articulostecnicos&Itemid=34
    • León-Reyes, A., Padilla, W., Brown, S., 2010 Resistencia inducida en rosas para el control de mildius (Oidium sp y Peronospora sparsa) en Ecuador. Agrytec publicado en lìnea: www.agrytec.com/agricola/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=4370:control-de-mildius-en-rosas&catid=39:articulos-tecnicos&Itemid=31
    • Padilla, W., and Leon-Reyes, A. 2010. Control de agentes bióticos y abióticos mediante una protección inducida y la ayuda de una buena nutrición en banano. Banascopio. 18-19.

Proyectos

    • Education Ph.D. in Plant Biology, Utrecht University (The Netherlands) Research topic: Plant innate immunity: cross-talk between signaling pathways to fine-tune defense More information: http://www.bio.uu.nl/~fytopath/people2.htm
    • April 2005 to July 2009 M.Sc. in Plant Breeding and Genetic Resourses, Wageningen University (The Netherlands) Research topic thesis: In planta screening for resistance to Botrytis tulipae in tulip and molecular screening for Lily Mottle Virus (LMoV) resistance in lily. More information: http://library.wur.nl/WebQuery/catalog/lang/1731138
    • September 2002 to February 2004 Post-graduate diploma in elaboration and implementation of agricultural projects, CUFAIN/CFN (Ecuador) Topics: Economical, financial and technical aspects of agricultural projects.
    • December 2000 to January 2001 B.Sc. in Agribusiness (major) and Chemistry (minor), Universidad San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador) Topic final project: Economic analysis of summer flowers for cut flowers in Ecuador.
    • September 1996 to May 1999 Professional experience Universidad San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador) Project leader in the lab of Food and Agriculture Biotechnology January 2010 until now Department of Plant Systems Biology, Gent University (Belgium) Guest researcher Research project: Degradation of JAZ proteins after jasmonic acid and salicylic acid using Luciferase assays.
    • June 2008 to August 2008 Department of Cell Physiology, Leiden University (The Netherlands) Guest researcher Research project: Isolation and transformation of Arabidopsis protoplast for transient expression assays.
    • February 2008 to May 2008 SANDE, Guayllabamba (Ecuador) Head of the department of Plant Breeding in Zantedeschia species in Ecuador.
    • November 2004 to March 2005 Department of Ecophysiology of Plants, Utrecht University (The Netherlands) Guest researcher Research project: Molecular regulation of Rumex palustris genes under submergence conditions.
    • February 2004 to September 2004 Latitud Cero Farms, Guayllabamba (Ecuador) Production manager of summer flowers and lilies.
    • January 2001 to August 2002 Nina Maria Farms, Cayambe (Ecuador) Post-harvest manager of Roses.
    • November 1999 to December 2000 Teaching experience Universidad San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador) Teacher of Food and Agriculture Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering.
    • October 2009 until now Escuela Politécnica del Ejército, ESPE (Ecuador) Teacher of Molecular Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering.
    • March 2009 to February 2010 Universidad San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador) Agriculture faculty teacher of protected crops and greenhouse technology given to BSc students.
    • January 2009 to May 2009 Utrecht University (The Netherlands) Supervision of 2 master students projects (during 1 year each) Assistance en 3 courses related to Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions (duration 6 weeks each).
    • April 2005 to April 2009 Universidad Central del Ecuador (Ecuador) Post-graduate program in Universidad Central del Ecuador: Use of Biotechnology as a source of genetic improvement (Duration 2 weeks).
    • October 2004 Escuela Politécnica del Ejercito ESPE (Ecuador) Theoretical and practical seminars on basic molecular techniques and gene expression analysis. October 2004 (Duration 2 weeks).
 Antonio Leon-Reyes
Sky Bet by bettingy.com