El centro de I+D, Incar, informó que realizará el evento “Workshop on functional genomics in Aquaculture”, el que tendrá lugar el próximo 17 de marzo en el autitorio Jaime Baeza, Edificio Empre-UdeC, de la Universidad de Concepción (Región del Biobío).

En la actividad, que está siendo organizada en conjunto con Intesal y la Faasg, participaran diversos expertos nacionales e internacionales.

A la fecha, el programa es el siguiente:

08:30 – 09:00 : Registration
09:00 – 09:15 : Opening presentation
09:15 – 10:00 : «Aspects of Functional Genomics in Aquaculture». Elena Sarropoulou, Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology and Aquaculture, Greece.
10:00 – 10:45 : «Looking into the darkness: the emerging role of non-coding RNAs during the host-pathogen interactions». Cristian Gallardo, Interdisciplinary Center for Aquaculture Research – INCAR, Chile.
10:45-11:00 : Coffee break

11:00 – 11:45 : «The emerging field of epigenetics in aquaculture». Jorge Fernandes, Nord University, Norway.
11:45 – 12:15 : «Thermoregulatory behavior influences immune regulation and response to infection in Atlantic Salmon». Sebastián Boltaña, Interdisciplinary Center for Aquaculture Research – INCAR, Chile.
12:15 – 12:45 : «Integrated analysis of microRNA and mRNA expression profiles in the fine flounder skeletal muscle». Rodolfo Farlora, Universidad de Valparaíso, Chile.

13:00 – 14:30 : Lunch break
14:30 – 15:00 : «Nutrigenomics of functional nutrition in aquaculture: insights from the microbiome and fish». Ana Teresa Gonçalves, Interdisciplinary Center for Aquaculture Research – INCAR, Chile.
15:00 – 15:30 : «Nutrigenomics: understanding the diet fish interaction». Jurij Wacyk, Departamento de Producción Animal, Facultad de Ciencias Agronómicas, Universidad de Chile.
15:30 – 16:00 : «Functional genomic tools applied to the development of novel diets for Atlantic salmon – An overview of the Biomarker Platform for Commercial Aquaculture Feed Development project». Albert Caballero-Solares, Department of Ocean Sciences, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada.

16:00 – 16:15 : Coffee break

16:15 – 16:45 : «Role of cortisol membrane-initiated signaling in the transcriptomic response to stress in rainbow trout». Juan Antonio Valdés, Interdisciplinary Center for Aquaculture Research – INCAR, Chile.
16:45 – 17:15 : «In-feed additive with immunomodulatory effect on Atlantic salmon infested with sea lice Caligus rogercresseyi». Jorge Pino, EWOS-Cargill, Chile.
17:15 – 17:45 : «Discovering and comparing pathogenic mechanisms present in the P. salmonis strains genomes and proteomes». Alejandro Yáñez, Interdisciplinary Center for Aquaculture Research – INCAR, Chile.
18:00 – 19:00 : Reception and poster presentation (sponsored by EWOS-Cargill).

Mayores informaciones sobre el evento en el E-mail: claufuentealba@udec.cl o en el teléfono 41-2204402.