Alfonso Leija Salas

Functional Genomics of Eukaryotes Laboratory Technician

Laboratory Technician

Academic history



Telephone: (777) 3115164


2019Sánchez-Cruz, R., Tpia Vázquez, I., Batista-García, R.A., Méndez-Santiago, E.W., Sánchez-Carbente, M.d.R., Leija, A., Lira-Ruan, V., Hernández, G., Wong-Villarreal, A. and Folch-Mallol, J.L.. (2019). "Isolation and characterization of endophytes from nodules of Mimosa Pudica with biotechnological potential". Microbiological Research. 218():76-86. [doi:10.1016/j.micres.2018.09.008]
2018Martin-Rodriguez, Jose A., Leija, Alfonso, Formey, D. and Hernández, G.. (2018). "The MicroRNA319d/TCP10 Node Regulates the Common Bean - Rhizobia Nitrogen-Fixing Symbiosis". Frontiers In Plant Science. 9():1175-1175. [doi:10.3389/fpls.2018.01175]30147704
2016Formey, D., Martín-Rodríguez JÁ, Leija A, Santana O, Quinto C, Cárdenas L and Hernández, G.. (2016). "Regulation of Small RNAs and Corresponding Targets in Nod Factor-Induced Phaseolus vulgaris Root Hair Cells". International Journal Of Molecular Sciences. 17(6):887-. [doi:10.3390/ijms17060887]27271618
2015Nova-Franco B, Íñiguez LP, Valdés-López O, Alvarado-Affantranger X, Leija A, Fuentes SI, Ramírez, M., Paul S, Reyes JL, Girard, L. and Hernández, G.. (2015). "The Micro-RNA172c-APETALA2-1 Node as a Key Regulator of the Common Bean-Rhizobium etli Nitrogen Fixation Symbiosis". Plant Physiology. 168(1):273-502. [doi:10.1104/pp.114.255547]25739700
1998Mandon, K, Michel-Reydellet, N, Encarnacion, S, Kaminski, PA, Leija, A, Cevallos, M.A., Elmerich, C and Mora, J.. (1998). "Poly-ß-hydroxybutyrate turnover in Azorhizobium caulinodans is required for growth and affects nifA expression". Journal Of Bacteriology. 180(19):5070-5076. 9748438
1998Mendoza, A, Valderrama, B, Leija, A and Mora, J.. (1998). "nifA-dependent expression of glutamate dehydrogenase in Rhizobium etli modifies nitrogen partitioning during symbiosis". Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 11(2):83-90. [doi:10.1094/MPMI.1998.11.2.83]9450332
1996Cevallos, M.A., Encarnacion, S, Leija, A, Mora, Y and Mora, J.. (1996). "Genetic and physiological characterization of a Rhizobium etli mutant strain unable to synthesize poly-ß-hydroxybutyrate". Journal Of Bacteriology. 178(6):1646-1654. [doi:10.1128/jb.178.6.1646-1654.1996]8626293
1995Mendoza Herrera, Alberto, Leija Salas, Alfonso, Martínez-Romero, E., Hernández, G. and Mora, J.. (1995). "The enhancement of ammonium assimilation in Rhizobium etli prevents nodulation of Phaseolus vulgaris". Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 8(4):584-592. [doi:10.1094/MPMI-8-0584]8589413
1988FLORES, M, González, V., PARDO, MA, Leija, A, Martínez-Romero, E., Romero, D., Piñero, D., DAVILA, G and PALACIOS, R. (1988). "Genomic instability in Rhizobium phaseoli.". Journal Of Bacteriology. 170(3):1191-1196. [doi:10.1128/jb.170.3.1191-1196.1988]3343217
1986Leija, A, Ruíz-Herrera, J. and Mora, J.. (1986). "Effect of L-amino acids on Mucor rouxii dimorphism". Journal Of Bacteriology. 168(2):843-850. [doi:10.1128/jb.168.2.843-850.1986]3096961
2015Mendoza-Soto AB, Naya L, Leija A and Hernández, G.. (2015). "Responses of symbiotic nitrogen-fixing common bean to aluminum toxicity and delineation of nodule responsive microRNAs". Frontiers In Plant Science. 6():587-587. [doi:10.3389/fpls.2015.00587]26284103