María Concepción Magno Pérez Bryan
Sara Sopeña Torres
Mª Luz Blasco Santamaría
Mª Luisa Antequera Gómez
Study and characterization of factors of Bacillus cereus involved in biofilm formation and interaction-communication with hosts.
Study of extracellular matrix of Bacillus subtilis to decipher molecualr determinants of microbial communications.
Implication of Bacillus extracellular matrix in the beneficial interaction with plants of agronomic interest.
Functional characterization and ecological significance of amyloid fibers of the extracellular matrix of Bacillus biofilms.
Improvement of biocontrol strains of Bacillus amyloliquefaciens
Development of bioinformatics pipelines and analysis of genetic variability in Bacillus cereus populations.
Study of the structural, chemical and biophysical features of components of Bacillus extracellular matrix.
Characterization and identification of the mechanisms driving interspecies interactions and bacterial-plant interactions.
Study of Bacillus subtilis interaction with plant-associated bacteria. Supported by JAE Intro grant (CSIC) and Research Initiation fellowship (University of Malaga).
Characterization of molecular interactions between Bacillus amyloliquefaciens and fungal, helminthic and bacterial plant pathogens.
Technical support and laboratory management.