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Miguel A. Hernández-Prieto (PhD) - Postdoctoral researcher

Faculty of Sciences and Technology (building 8, 3.14)

University of Algarve

Phone: + 351 289 800 100 (extn. 7177)

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Joaquín Giner-Lamia, Miguel A. Hernández-Prieto, and Matthias E. Futschik(2018) ChIP-seq Experiment and Data Analysis in the Cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Bio-protocol 8(12): e2895 (pdf+html)

Joaquín Giner-Lamia, Rocio Robles-Rengel, Miguel A. Hernández-Prieto, M. Isabel Muro-Pastor, Francisco J. Florencio, andMatthias E. Futschik (2017) Identification of the direct regulon of NtcA during early acclimation to nitrogen starvation in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803, Nucleic Acids Research 45: 11800 - 11820 (pdf+html)

Miguel Hernández-Prieto , Trudi Semeniuk , Joaquin Giner-Lamia and Matthias Futschik(2016) The Transcriptional Landscape of the Photosynthetic Model Cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC6803, Scientific Reports 6:22168 (pdf + html)

Shany Doron, Ayalla Fedida, Miguel A Hernández-Prieto, Gazalah Sabehi, Iris Karunker, Damir Stazic, Roi Feingersch, Claudia Steglich, Matthias Futschik, Debbie Lindell and Rotem Sorek (2016) Transcriptome dynamics of a broad host-range cyanophage and its hosts. The ISME Journal 10, 1437-1455 (pdf + html)

Miguel A. Hernández-Prieto, Trudi A. Semeniuk and Matthias E. Futschik (2014) Towards a systems-level understanding of gene regulatory, protein interaction, and metabolic networks in cyanobacteria. Frontiers in Genetics 5:191 (pdf + html)

Miguel Hernandez-Prieto, Ravi Kalathur and Matthias E. Futschik (2014) Molecular networks, their analysis and representation, Springer Handbook of Bio- and Neuroinformatics, ed. Nik Kasabov,Springer (preprint-pdf, Book's web-page)

Ravi K. Kalathur, José P. Pinto, Miguel A. Hernández-Prieto, Rui Machado, Dulce Almeida, Gautam Chaurasia and Matthias Futschik (2014) UniHI 7: an enhanced database for retrieval and interactive analysis of human molecular interaction networks, Nucleic Acids Research, Database issue, 42 (D1): D408-D414. (html, pdf)

Miguel A. Hernández-Prieto, Verena Schön, Jens Georg,Luísa Barreira, Joăo Varela, Wolfgang R. Hess and Matthias E. Futschik (2012) Iron deprivation in Synechocystis: Inference of pathways, non-coding RNAs and regulatory elements from comprehensive expression profiling, G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics, 2 (12), 1475-1495 (html, pdf)

Miguel Hernandez-Prieto and Matthias E. Futschik (2012) CyanoEXpress: a web database for interactive exploration and visualisation of the integrated transcriptome of cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC6803, Bioinformation 8 (13),634-638 (Manuscript Html/Pdf, , Website of Database)

Ravi Kalathur, Miguel Hernandez-Prieto and Matthias E. Futschik (2012) Huntington´s Disease and its target genes: A global functional profile based on the HD Research Crossroads database, BMC Neurology, 12:47 (abstract)

Miguel A. Hernandez-Prieto, Tania Tibiletti, Leyla Abasova, Diana Kirilovsky, Imre Vass and Christiane Funk (2011) The small CAB-like proteins of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803: Their involvement in chlorophyll biogenesis for Photosystem II, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, 1807:1143-1151 (pdf)

Storm, P., Hernandez-Prieto, M. A. , Eggink, L. L., Hoober, J. K., Funk C. (2008) The small CAB-like proteins of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 bind chlorophyll: In vitro pigment reconstitution studies on one-helix light-harvesting-like proteins. Photosynthesis Research, 98, 1, pp 479-488

Kufryk G. *, Hernandez-Prieto, M. A. *, Kieselbach T., Miranda H., Vermaas W., Funk C.(2008) * These authors contributed equally to the work. Association of small CAB-like proteins (SCPs) of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 with Photosystem II. Photosynthesis Research, 95, 2-3, pp 135-145

Yao, D., Kieselbach, T., Komenda, J., Promnares, K., Hernández-Prieto, M. A. , Tichy M., Vermaas, W., Funk, C. (2007) Localization of the Small CAB-like Proteins in Photosystem II. The Journal of Biological Chemistry 282, 1, pp 267-276

Vavilin, D., Hernandez-Prieto, M. A. , Funk, C., and Vermaas, W. (2005) Small Cab-like proteins retard chlorophyll degradation and stimulate chlorophyll synthesis in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803: kinetic analysis of pigment labelling with 13C. Photosynthesis: Fundamental Aspects to Global Perspectives, Vol. 1 (A van der Est, D Bruce, eds.). pp 896-898. Allen Press Inc, Lawrence KS.