Miguel Arenas

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Conservation assessment of southern South American freshwater ecoregions on the basis of the distribution and genetic diversity of crabs from the genus Aegla
    M Pérez-Losada
    Department of Biology and Monte L Bean Life Science Museum, Brigham Young University, Provo UT 84602 5255, USA
    Conserv Biol 23:692-702. 2009
  2. pmc Population dynamics of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Shanghai, China: a comparative study
    Loubna Tazi
    Division of Epidemiology and Disease Control, University of Texas, Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, TX, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:13. 2010
  3. pmc Distinguishing importation from diversification of quinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae by molecular evolutionary analysis
    Marcos Pérez-Losada
    Department of Integrative Biology, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 7:84. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Testing hypotheses of population structuring in the Northeast Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea using the common cuttlefish Sepia officinalis
    Marcos Pérez-Losada
    Department of Integrative Biology, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Mol Ecol 16:2667-79. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Phylogenetic assessment of the earthworm Aporrectodea caliginosa species complex (Oligochaeta: Lumbricidae) based on mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequences
    Marcos Pérez-Losada
    CIBIO, Centro de Investigacao em Biodiversidade e Recursos Geneticos, Universidade do Porto, Campus Agrário de Vairão, 4485 661 Vairão, Portugal
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 52:293-302. 2009
  6. pmc Remarkable convergent evolution in specialized parasitic Thecostraca (Crustacea)
    Marcos Pérez-Losada
    CIBIO, Centro de Investigacao em Biodiversidade e Recursos Geneticos, Universidade do Porto, Campus Agrário de Vairão, Portugal
    BMC Biol 7:15. 2009
  7. pmc Ethnic differences in the adaptation rate of HIV gp120 from a vaccine trial
    Marcos Pérez-Losada
    CIBIO, Centro de Investigacao em Biodiversidade e Recursos Geneticos, Universidade do Porto, Campus Agrário de Vairão, 4485 661 Vairão, Portugal
    Retrovirology 6:67. 2009
  8. pmc Phylodynamics of HIV-1 from a phase III AIDS vaccine trial in Bangkok, Thailand
    Marcos Pérez-Losada
    CIBIO, Centro de Investigacao em Biodiversidade e Recursos Geneticos, Universidade do Porto, Vairao, Portugal
    PLoS ONE 6:e16902. 2011

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Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Conservation assessment of southern South American freshwater ecoregions on the basis of the distribution and genetic diversity of crabs from the genus Aegla
    M Pérez-Losada
    Department of Biology and Monte L Bean Life Science Museum, Brigham Young University, Provo UT 84602 5255, USA
    Conserv Biol 23:692-702. 2009
    ..Hence, conservation plans in the former regions will potentially require less effort than plans in the latter regions...
  2. pmc Population dynamics of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Shanghai, China: a comparative study
    Loubna Tazi
    Division of Epidemiology and Disease Control, University of Texas, Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, TX, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:13. 2010
    ..We compare these findings with our previous study of the evolution of a fluoroquinolone sensitive gonococcal population from Baltimore, MD...
  3. pmc Distinguishing importation from diversification of quinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae by molecular evolutionary analysis
    Marcos Pérez-Losada
    Department of Integrative Biology, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 7:84. 2007
    ..We applied molecular evolutionary analyses to DNA sequences from 9 housekeeping genes and gyrA, parC and porB of 24 quinolone resistant N. gonorrhoeae (QRNG) and 24 quinolone sensitive isolates collected in Israel during 2000-2001...
  4. ncbi request reprint Testing hypotheses of population structuring in the Northeast Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea using the common cuttlefish Sepia officinalis
    Marcos Pérez-Losada
    Department of Integrative Biology, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Mol Ecol 16:2667-79. 2007
    ..Two Atlantic and five Mediterranean samples showed evidence of current decline in genetic diversity, which may indicate over-exploitation of Sepia in both marine regions...
  5. doi request reprint Phylogenetic assessment of the earthworm Aporrectodea caliginosa species complex (Oligochaeta: Lumbricidae) based on mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequences
    Marcos Pérez-Losada
    CIBIO, Centro de Investigacao em Biodiversidade e Recursos Geneticos, Universidade do Porto, Campus Agrário de Vairão, 4485 661 Vairão, Portugal
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 52:293-302. 2009
    ..Moreover our analyses also showed the presence of highly divergent lineages within A. caliginosa, A. trapezoides, and A. longa, suggesting the existence of cryptic diversity within these taxa...
  6. pmc Remarkable convergent evolution in specialized parasitic Thecostraca (Crustacea)
    Marcos Pérez-Losada
    CIBIO, Centro de Investigacao em Biodiversidade e Recursos Geneticos, Universidade do Porto, Campus Agrário de Vairão, Portugal
    BMC Biol 7:15. 2009
    ..Similarities between the metamorphosis found in the Facetotecta and Rhizocephala suggests a common evolutionary origin, but until now no comprehensive study has looked at the basic evolution of these thecostracan groups...
  7. pmc Ethnic differences in the adaptation rate of HIV gp120 from a vaccine trial
    Marcos Pérez-Losada
    CIBIO, Centro de Investigacao em Biodiversidade e Recursos Geneticos, Universidade do Porto, Campus Agrário de Vairão, 4485 661 Vairão, Portugal
    Retrovirology 6:67. 2009
    ..65-1.56). These results suggest intrinsic differences among races in immune response and highlight the need for including multiple ethnicities in the design of future HIV-1 vaccine studies and trials...
  8. pmc Phylodynamics of HIV-1 from a phase III AIDS vaccine trial in Bangkok, Thailand
    Marcos Pérez-Losada
    CIBIO, Centro de Investigacao em Biodiversidade e Recursos Geneticos, Universidade do Porto, Vairao, Portugal
    PLoS ONE 6:e16902. 2011
    ..Here, we used these data in combination with other publicly available gp120 sequences to perform a molecular surveillance and phylodynamic analysis of HIV-1 in Thailand...