Lab Members

  • andres-couve150Andrés Couve
    Position: Principal Investigator
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  • felipe-salechFelipe Salech MD PhD
    Position: Associate Researcher
    Research: Aging & Regeneration
  • Jorge Toledo Hernández
    Position: Ph.D. student
    Research: ER dynamics
  • Carolina GonzalezCarolina González Silva 
    Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
    Research: Axonal trafficking of membrane proteins
  • Alejandro LuarteAlejandro Luarte Navarro
    Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
    Research: Local protein trafficking in axons
  • María de los Ángeles Juricic Urzúa
    Position: Ph.D. student
    Research: Neuronal ER-to-Golgi intermediate compartment: long-range transport modalities in dendrites
  • Víctor Hugo CornejoVíctor Hugo Cornejo
    Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
    Research: Local protein synthesis in peripheral nerves
  • Macarena DíazMacarena Francisca Díaz Ubilla
    Position: Undergraduate Student
    Research: Local protein trafficking in axons
  • Patricia AyalaPatricia Ayala Castillo
    Position: Lab Technician
  • Romina San JuanRomina San Juan Langenegger
    Position: Vet team
  • Angelica FigueroaAngélica Figueroa
    Position: Lab Technician
  • Javiera GallardoJaviera Gallardo
    Position: PhD Student
    Research: Local protein trafficking in axons
  •  Francisca BertinFrancisca Cecilia Bertin Johnson
    Position: PhD Student
    Research: Role of Altastin in synaptic vesicle trafficking
  • Nataly VenegasNataly Venegas Zúñiga
    Position: PhD Student
    Research: Local protein trafficking in axons
  • Mariana DuqueMariana Duque
    Position: Internship student – CES University, Colombia
  • Helen A SakharovaHelen Sakharova 
    Position: Internship student – MIT, USA

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The lab, autumn 2016


The lab, summer 2012

Past lab members:

  • Cristian de Gregorio
    (cristiandegregorio@gmail.com)
  • Daniela Salas
    (d.salas.troncoso@googlemail.com)
  • Omar Ramírez
    Omar is now a postdoc at the laboratory of Hilmar Bading in Heidelberg, Germany
    (ojanor@gmail.com)
  • José Ignacio Valenzuela
    José is now a postdoc at the laboratory of Franck Perez at the Curie Institute, Paris, France
    (joseignacio.v@gmail.com)
  • Javiera Fresno
    Javiera is now Faculty Member at the Faculty of Dentistry Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (m.javiera.fresno@gmail.com)
  • Viviana Valdés
    Viviana is now Director of Graduate Studties at The Biotechnology Institute, Universidad Mayor (vivianavaldes@gmail.com).
  • Consuelo Arias
    (consuelo.arias@gmail.com)
  • Matías Jaureguiberry
    Matías is now a graduate student at Albert Einstein College of Medicine (matiasjbravo@hotmail.com) 
  • Antaris Varela
    (amor.jn.3.16@gmail.com)
  • Karina Vargas
    Karina is currently working as a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Pietro De Camilli, Yale University School of Medicine (karinaj.vargas@gmail.com)
  • Constanza Morales
    Constanza is now working in industry (constanza.morales@gmail.com)
  • Roger Konig-Robert
    Roger is currently a Ph.D. student in Toulouse, France (rogkoenig@gmail.com)
  • Lisette Sandoval
    Lisette is currently a Ph.D. student at Universidad Católica de Chile (lisette_moni@hotmail.com)
  • René Vidal, Ph.D.
    René is currently a post doc in the lab of Claudio Hetz (renevidalg@gmail.com)

National collaborators:

  • Jimena Sierralta, U Chile (jsierral@med.uchile.cl)
  • Manuel Kukuljan, U Chile (kukuljan@neuro.med.uchile.cl)
  • Miguel Concha, U Chile (mconcha@med.uchile.cl)
  • Claudio Hetz, U Chile (chetz@hsph.harvard.edu)
  • Steffen Hártel, U Chile (shartel@med.uchile.cl)

International collaborators:

  • Steve Moss, Tufts U, Boston, USA (Stephen.Moss@tufts.edu)
  • Christoph Schmidt, Gottingen, Germany (cfs@physik3.gwdg.de)
  • Stefan Kindler, Hamburg, Germany (kindler@uke.uni-hamburg.de)
  • Rafael Luján, U Castilla-La Mancha, Spain (Rafael.Lujan@uclm.es)