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Prof. Dr. José de la Fuente

Head of the Genomics group, SaBio (Sanidad y Biotecnología) research group, National Wildlife Research Institute IREC (CSIC-Universidad de Castilla – La Mancha). Ronda de Toledo s.n. 13071 Ciudad Real, Spain.


Líneas de investigación

Infectious diseases. Systems biology of host-vector-pathogen interactions, gene regulation, pathogenesis, functional genomics, evolution and immunology. Ticks and tick-borne diseases. Intracellular bacteria (Rickettsia, Mycobacteria, Brucella). Vaccinology. Biotechnology.

Main model hosts and pathogens

    • Ticks and tick-borne pathogens.

Selected recent publications  

    • Anaplasma phagocytophilum Uses Common Strategies for Infection of Ticks and Vertebrate Hosts Ver Publicación
    • Expression of early growth response gene-2 and regulated cytokines correlate with recovery from Guillain-Barré [...] Ver Publicación
    • Comparative Genomics of Field Isolates of Mycobacterium bovis and M. caprae Provides Evidence for [...] Ver Publicación
    • Integrated Metabolomics, Transcriptomics and Proteomics Identifies Metabolic Pathways Affected by Anaplasma phagocytophilum Infection in [...] Ver Publicación
    • Modeling the Impact of Climate and Landscape on the Efficacy of White Tailed Deer [...] Ver Publicación
    • Effects of environmental change on zoonotic disease risk: an ecological primer Ver Publicación
    • Oral Vaccination with Heat Inactivated Mycobacterium bovis Activates the Complement System to Protect against [...] Ver Publicación
    • Crossing the interspecies barrier: opening the door to zoonotic pathogens Ver Publicación

Research Projects  

Research results