I am an evolutionary biologist that tries to explore the role of the bacterial community on the life history traits of birds. My scientific career has taken me down different paths, from the field and the microbiology lab to high-throughput sequencing and bioinformatics.

News

2022/06/24

SMALL WORD INICIATIVE

Micromundo Granada is launched! This project carry out the multiressitance problema to the general public.

2021/06/30

new article at MICROORGANISMS

Enterocin cross-resistance mediated by ABC transport systems.

2021/04/01

new article at SCIENCE OF TOTAL ENVIRONMENT

Faecal microbiota and antibiotic resistance genes in migratory waterbirds with contrasting habitat use.

2021/04/06

new article at Proceedings B

Cosmetic colouration of cross-fostered eggs affects paternal investment in the Hoopoe Upupa epops.

2021/03/01

NEW ARTICLE AT ANTIBIOTICS

Allium extract implements weaned piglet’s productive
parameters by modulating distal gut microbiota

2021/02/09

NEW ARTICLE AT ANIMALS

Allium-based phytobiotic enhances egg production in laying hens through microbial composition changes in ileum and cecum

2021/01/15

NEW ARTICLE AT JOURNAL OF AVIAN BIOLOGY

Blue tit Cyanistes caeruleus males increase their reproductive effort when subject to a flea experimental manipulation

2020/09/23

NEW ARTICLE AT Biology

Autoclaving nest-material remains influences the probability of ectoparasitism of nestling hoopoes (Upupa epops)

2020/07/17

NEW ARTICLE AT ISME

The gut microbiota of brood parasite and host nestlings reared within the same environment: disentangling genetic and environmental effects

2020/07/24

Award “Universidad de Granada ‐ Caja Rural" to the best scientific paper in research in Experimental Science, 2016 - 2017

I received this award in the research area of Experimental Science thanks to my participation in “A comunal catalogue reveals Earth’s musticale microbia. Nature, 551, 7681, 457. 2017″.