Ana Durán Viseras

Centre for Biotechnology and Fine Chemistry (CBQF)

Ana Durán Viseras

aviseras@ucp.pt

Ana Durán Viseras holds a BSc degree in Pharmacy (2014), a MSc degree in Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology, with specialization in Microbial Biotechnology (2015) and a PhD in Microbiology (2020) all of them from the University of Sevilla (Spain).

Her research background is on taxonomy and comparative genomics of new groups of halophilic microorganisms. Currently, she is a research member in the project DSWAP with the purpose of assess the impact of water reuse on the propagation of antibiotic resistance genes and mobile genetic elements by applying metagenomic techniques.

 

 

Publications

Durán-Viseras, A., Andrei, A.Ş., Vera-Gargallo, B., Ghai, R., Sánchez-Porro, C., Ventosa, A. (2020) Culturomics-based genomics sheds light on the ecology of the new haloarchaeal genus Halosegnis. Environ Microbiol. doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.15082.

Durán-Viseras, A., Sánchez-Porro, C., Ventosa, A. (2020) Natronomonas salsuginis sp. nov., a new inhabitant of a marine solar saltern. Microorganisms, 8: 605. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms8040605.

Durán-Viseras, A., Sánchez-Porro, C., Ventosa, A. (2020) Haloglomus irregulare gen. nov., sp. nov., a new halophilic archaeon isolated from a marine saltern. Microorganisms, 8: 206. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms8020206.

Durán-Viseras, A., Andrei, A.S., Ghai, R., Sánchez-Porro, C., Ventosa, A. (2019) New Halonotius species provide genomics-based insights into cobalamin synthesis in haloarchaea. Front Microbiol, 10:1928. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.01928.

Durán-Viseras, A., Sánchez-Porro, C., Ventosa, A. (2019) Halorientalis pallida sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon isolated from a marine saltern. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol, 69: 3636-3643. doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.003675.
Durán-Viseras, A., Ventosa, A., Sánchez-Porro, C. (2019) Halonotius aquaticus sp. nov., a new haloarchaeon isolated from a marine saltern. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol, 69: 1306-1312. doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.003309.

Vera-Gargallo, B., Chowdhury, T.R., Brown, J., Fansler, S.J., Durán-Viseras, A., Sánchez-Porro, C., Bailey, V.L., Jansson, J.K., Ventosa, A. (2019) Spatial distribution of prokaryotic communities in hypersaline soils. Sci Rep, 9:1769. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-38339-z.

Researcher Center

Centre for Biotechnology and Fine Chemistry (CBQF)

Researcher type

Post Doc

Academic CV