Gustavo Zúñiga Navarro

Académico de Jornada Completa 
Departamento de Biología 
Facultad de Química y Biología 
Universidad de Santiago de Chile 

Teléfono: (56) 22718 - 1123 
eMail: gustavo.zuniga@usach.cl 

Formación Profesional 

  • Doctor en Ciencias Biológicas, Universidad de Chile.
  • Profesor de Estado en Química y Biología.

Líneas de Investigación o Áreas de Especialización 

  • Biotecnología Vegetal

Publicaciones Efectuadas Ultimos 5 Años 

Sequeida, A., Tapia, E., Ortega, M., Zamora, P., Castro, A,Montes, C., Zúñiga, G.E., and Prieto. 2012. Production of phenolic metabolites by Deschampsia antarctica shoots using UV-B treatments during cultivation in a photobioreactor.Electronic Journal of Biotechnology.15:4.

Bascuñán-Godoy, L., Sanhueza, C., Cuba, M., Zuñiga, G.E., Corcuera, L.J and Bravo, L.A. Campos-Vargas, R; Zamora, P; Contreras, R; Kohler H; Perez-Donosa A; Defilippi B.G. 2012.Cold storage effectson oxidative stress of cv. Red Globe table grape rachises: Ciencia e Investigacion Agraria. 39:91

Junqueira-Gonçalves M.P., Zárate H., Ganga A., Arcos K., Zúñiga G.E. 2012. Effect of ionizing radiation on fresh chives: analysis of microbiological, biochemical and sensorial quality: International Journal of Food Science. 47:2436.2012 

Zúñiga, G.E., Junqueira-Gonçalves, M.P., Pizarro M., Contreras. R., Tapia A. and Silva, S. Vera J, Castro, J, Gionzalez, A. Barrientos, H. Matsuhiro, B. Arce, P. and Moenne A. 2011. Long-term protection against tobacco mosaic virus induced by the marine alga oligo-sulphated-galactan Poly-Ga in tobacco plants: Molecular Plant Pathology. 12:437.

Ribera. A.E, Reyes-Díaz M, Alberdi, M. Zúñiga, G.E and Mora. L.M. 2010. Antioxidant compounds in skin and pulp of fruits change amomg genotypes anda maturity stages in highbush blueberry Vaccinium corymbosum L. grown in southern Chile: J. Soil. Sci. Plant Nutr. 10:509

Montalba, R. Arriaga, C. Alvear, M and Zúñiga, G,E. 2010. Effects of conventional and organic nitrogen fertilizers on soil microbial activity, mycorrhizal colonization, leaf antioxidant content, and Fusarium wilt in highbush blueberry Vaccinium corymbosum L.Scientia Horticulturae. 125:775.

Zamora, P, Rasmussen, S, Prieto, H. and Zuñiga, G.E. 2010. Antioxidant responses of in vitro shoots of Deschampsia Antarctica to Polyethylene glycol treatment. Antarctic Science. 22:2. 163-169.

Casanova-Katny, M.A, Zúñiga, G.E., Corcuera, L.J, Bravo, L and Alberdi. 2010. Deschampsia antarctica Desv. primary photochemistry performs differently in plants grown in the field and laboratory. Polar Biology 33:477.