Dra. Verónica Leticia Colin

Áreas de investigación

Biorremediación de suelos y sedimentos Remoción de contaminantes orgánicos e inorgánicos por actinobacterias

Selección de microorganismos con capacidad de degradar vinaza y/o producir metabolitos de interés biotecnológico a partir del efluente crudo

Publicaciones relevantes

2013. Colin VL, Castro MF, Amoroso MJ, Villegas LB. Production of bioemulsifiers by Amycolatopsis tucumanensis DSM and their potencial application in remediation technologies for soils contaminated with hexavalent chromium. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 261: 577-583. 

2013. Colin VL, Baigorí MD, Pera LM. Tailoring fungal morphology of Aspergillus niger MYA 135 by altering the hyphal morphology and the conidia adhesion capacity: biotechnological applications. AMB Express, 3: 1-13. 

2013. Villegas LB, Pereira CE, Colin VL, Abate CM. The effect of sulphate and phosphate ions on Cr(VI) reduction by Streptomyces sp. MC1, including studies of growth and pleomorphism. International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation, 82: 149-156. 

2013. Colin VL, Pereira CE, Villegas LB, Amoroso MJ, Abate CM. Production and partial characterization of bioemulsifier from a chromium-resistant actinobacteria. Chemosphere, 90: 1372-1378. 

2013. Colin VL, Villegas LB, Pereira CE, Amoroso MJ, Abate CM. Morphological changes and oxidative stress in actinomycetes during the removal of heavy metals, In: Actinobacteria: Application in Bioremediation and Production of Industrial Enzymes. New Hampshire, USA Science Publisher, 44-55. 

2012. Colin VL, Villegas LB, Abate CM. Indigenous microorganisms as potencial bioremediators for environments contaminated with heavy metals. International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation, 69: 28-37.

2011. Colin VL. Vegetable Oil in the Biodiesel Industry. In: Oil: Production, Consumption, and environmental Impact. NOVA Science Publisher: New York, 1-48. 

2011. Colin VL. Olive oil Phenolics Compouds and Oxidative Stress. In: Olive Consumption and Health: Production, Consumption and Environmental Impact. NOVA Science Publisher: New York, 1-17.

2011. Colin VL, Rodriguez A, Cristobal HA. The role of synthetic biology in the design of microbial cell factories for biofuel production. Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology, p. 1-9. 

2011. Colin VL, Baigorí MD, Pera LM. Mycelum-bound lipase production from Aspergillus niger MYA 135, and ots potential application for the transesterification of ethanol. Journal of Basic Microbiology, 51(3): 236-242. 

2010. Colin VL, Baigorí MD, Pera LM. Bioemulsifier production by Aspergillus niger MYA 135: presumptive role of iron and phosphate on emulsifying ability. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology, 26: 2291-2295.

2010. Colin VL, Baigori MD, Pera LM. Effect of environmental conditions on extracellular lipases production and fungal morphology from Aspergillus niger MYA 135. Journal of Basic Microbiology, 50: 52-58.

Formación en recursos humanos 

2013. Dirección de Tesis de Grado del Sr. Álvaro Juárez Cortes, estudiante de la Licenciatura en Biotecnología, de la Facultad de Bioquímica, Química y Farmacia, de la Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, en las instalaciones de PROIMI-CONICET. 2012. Dirección de Tesis de Grado de la Srta. Noelia Grego Falci, estudiante de la Licenciatura en Ciencia y Tecnología de los alimentos de la Universidad de San Pable Tucumán. Finalizada.

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