Mauricio Urbina Foneron
Mauricio Urbina FoneronPhD. Animal Physiology. University of Canterbury. Nueva Zelanda, 2013

Líneas de investigación:
Fisiología Animal Comparada

E-mail:
mauriciourbina@udec.cl / mauriciourbin@gmail.com

Teléfono:
+56 41 2661543

Casilla:
160-C

Sitio web:

FONDECYT:

Metabolic scaling in facultative air breathers, FONDECYT Iniciación, 2016, 2016-2019, Investigador Principal.

Proyecto de investigación Post doctoral. Dr. Marcelo Lagos, “LIMITACIONES DE OXÍGENO EN MICRO-HÁBITATS MARINOS, Y SUS EFECTOS ECOFISIOLÓGICOS SOBRE INVERTEBRADOS BENTÓNICOS”. 2018-2020. Investigador patrocinante.

FONDEF:

Producción de caviar de Lisa (Mugil cephalus) como un nuevo producto comercial en Chile y evaluación biológica y técnica del cultivo, FONDEF 2016, 2016-2017, Coinvestigador.

Fondef IdeA ID17i10184. “Sistema de visión espectral para la discriminación de especies pelágicas pequeñas presentes en la pesca artesanal”. 2017-2019. Director alterno

Otros Proyectos:

Desarrollo integral del cultivo de bacalao de profundidad para el escalamiento sustentable y el fortalecimiento de la competitividad del cluster acuícola chileno, CORFO, 2016, 2016-2018, Coinvestigador.

Determinación del posible impacto de los productos utilizados en el control del ectoparásito Caligus rogercressery, sobre mitílidos y crustáceos, FIP, 2015, 2015-2017. Co-investigador.

The ancient secret of a freshwater crab: Have freshwater crabs retained the ability to thrive in seawater?, 2015, 2015-2016. DIUC Universidad de Concepción, Investigador Principal.

European community COST action. FA1004. Conservation Physiology of Marine Fishes. European community, 2014-2015. Investigador invitado.

Short term scientific mission. Specific Dynamic Action (cost of digestion) database for marine fishes. European community COST action, 2014, 1 año, Investigador Principal.

Understanding acid-base responses to meal digestion to improve the efficiency and sustainability of aquaculture fish production. University of Exeter/ Skretting (Industrial partnership award) funded project. England, 2013-2016. Coinvestigador.

White gold vs whitebait dairying related hypoxia and its impacts on the behaviour and physiology of inanga. Brian Mason Scientific and Technical Trust. University of Canterbury, New Zealand, 2012-2013. Investigador Principal.

Publicaciones

Vera, G., M.A. Urbina, M. Dadar, S. Chirumbolo, J. Mutter. 2018. Metals and Parkinson’s disease: Mechanisms and biochemical processes. Current Medicinal Chemistry 01/2018; 25:E-pub Ahead of Print.,DOI:10.2174/0929867325666171129124616.

León-Muñoz, J., M.A. Urbina, R. Garreaud & J. L. Iriarte. 2018. Hydroclimatic conditions trigger record harmful algal bloom in western Patagonia (summer 2016). Scientific Reports 8, Article number: 1330 (2018) doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-19461-4.

Endreffy, I., GeirBjørklund, L.S., S. Chirumbolo, M A. Urbina, E. Endreffy. 2017. Plasma alpha-L-fucosidase activity in chronic inflammation and autoimmune disorders in a pediatric cohort of hospitalized patients. Immunologic Research 10/2017; 65(5):1025–1030., DOI: 10.1007/s12026-017-8943-x.

Nicolas Ory, Catherine Chagnon, Fernando Felix, César Fernández, Joana Lia Ferreira, Camila Gallardo, Ostin Garcés Ordóñez, Aida Henostroza, Enrique Laaz, Ricardo Mizraji, Hermes Mojica, Vladimir Murillo Haro, Luis Ossa Medina, Mercy Preciado, Paula Sobral, Mauricio A. Urbina, Martin Thiel: Low prevalence of microplastic contamination in planktivorous fish species from the southeast Pacific Ocean. Marine Pollution Bulletin 02/2018; 127:211–216., DOI:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.12.016

Jaime A. Montory, Juan Pablo Cumillaf, Victor M. Cubillos, Kurt Paschke, Mauricio A. Urbina, Paulina Gebauer: Early development of the ectoparasite Caligus rogercresseyi under combined salinity and temperature gradients. Aquaculture 02/2018; 486., DOI:10.1016/j.aquaculture.2017.12.017

Hanoof Al-Otaish, Laila Al-Ayadhi, Geir Bjørklund, Salvatore Chirumbolo, Mauricio A. Urbina, Afaf El-Ansary: Relationship between absolute and relative ratios of glutamate, glutamine and GABA and severity of autism spectrum disorder. Metabolic Brain Disease 01/2018;

Ángel Urzúa, Miguel Bascur, Fabián Guzmán, Mauricio Urbina: Carry-over effects modulated by salinity during the early ontogeny of the euryhaline crab Hemigrapsus crenulatus from the Southeastern Pacific coast: Development time and carbon and energy content of offspring. DOI:10.1016/j.cbpa.2018.01.001

Geir Bjørklund, Vera Stejskal, Mauricio A. Urbina, Maryam Dadar, Salvatore Chirumbolo, Joachim Mutter: Metals and Parkinson’s disease: Mechanisms and biochemical processes. Current Medicinal Chemistry 01/2018; 25:E-pub Ahead of Print., DOI:10.2174/0929867325666171129124616

Stephanie Mangan, Mauricio A. Urbina, Helen S. Findlay, Rod W. Wilson, Ceri Lewis: Fluctuating seawater pH/ p CO 2 regimes are more energetically expensive than static pH/ p CO 2 levels in the mussel Mytilus edulis. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 10/2017; 284(1865):20171642., DOI:10.1098/rspb.2017.1642

Ildikó Endreffy, Geir Bjørklund, László Szerafin, Salvatore Chirumbolo, Mauricio A. Urbina, Emőke Endreffy: Plasma alpha-L-fucosidase activity in chronic inflammation and autoimmune disorders in a pediatric cohort of hospitalized patients. Immunologic Research 10/2017; 65(5):1025–1030., DOI:10.1007/s12026-017-8943-x

Paulina Gebauer, Kurt Paschke, Claudia Vera, Jorge E. Toro, Miguel Pardo, Mauricio Urbina: Lethal and sub-lethal effects of commonly used anti-sea lice formulations on non-target crab Metacarcinus edwardsii larvae. Chemosphere 07/2017; 185., DOI:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.07.108

Anna L. Campbell, Robert P. Ellis, Mauricio A. Urbina, Sulayman Mourabit, Tamara S. Galloway, Ceri Lewis: Impacts of ocean acidification on sperm develop with exposure time for a polychaete with long lived sperm. Marine environmental research 06/2017; 129., DOI:10.1016/j.marenvres.2017.06.011

Ángel Urzúa, Mauricio A. Urbina: Ecophysiological adaptations to variable salinity environments in the crab Hemigrapsus crenulatus from the Southeastern Pacific coast: Sodium regulation, respiration and excretion. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology 05/2017; 210., DOI:10.1016/j.cbpa.2017.05.010

Geir Bjørklund, Jan Aaseth, Salvatore Chirumbolo, Mauricio A. Urbina, Riaz Uddin: Effects of arsenic toxicity beyond epigenetic modifications. Environmental Geochemistry and Health 04/2017;, DOI:10.1007/s10653-017-9967-9

Salvatore Chirumbolo, Geir Bjørklund, Mauricio A. Urbina: May traffic air pollution be involved in autism spectrum disorder?. Environmental Research 04/2017; 154:57-59., DOI:10.1016/j.envres.2016.12.023

Robert P Ellis, William Davison, Ana M. Queirós, Kristy J. Kroeker, Piero Calosi, Sam Dupont, John I. Spicer, Rod W. Wilson, Steve Widdicombe, Mauricio A. Urbina: Does sex really matter? Explaining intraspecies variation in ocean acidification responses. Biology letters 02/2017; 13(2)., DOI:10.1098/rsbl.2016.0761

Geir Bjørklund, Khaled Saad, Salvatore Chirumbolo, Janet K. Kern, David A. Geier, Mark R. Geier, Mauricio A. Urbina: Immune dysfunction and neuroinflammation in autism spectrum disorder. Acta neurobiologiae experimentalis 12/2016; 76(4):257–268., DOI:10.21307/ane-2017-025

Mauricio A. Urbina: Temporal variation on environmental variables and pollution indicators in marine sediments under sea Salmon farming cages in protected and exposed zones in the Chilean inland Southern Sea. Science of The Total Environment 12/2016; 573:841-853., DOI:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.08.166

Robert P. Ellis, Mauricio A. Urbina, Rod W. Wilson: Lessons from two high CO2 worlds – future oceans and intensive aquaculture. Global Change Biology 10/2016; 23(6)., DOI:10.1111/gcb.13515

Khaled Saad, Ahmed A. Abdel-rahman, Yasser M. Elserogy, Abdulrahman A. Al-Atram, Amira A. El-Houfey, Hisham A. K. Othman, Geir Bjørklund, Feiyong Jia, Mauricio A. Urbina, Mohamed Gamil M Abo-Elela, Faisal-Alkhateeb Ahmad, Khaled A. Abd El-Baseer, Ahmed E. Ahmed, Ahmad M. Abdel-Salam: Randomized-Controlled Trial of Vitamin D Supplementation in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 10/2016; 59(1)., DOI:10.1111/jcpp.12652

Cameron McAuley Hird, Mauricio A Urbina, Ceri N. Lewis, Jason R. Snape, Tamara S. Galloway: Fluoxetine Exhibits Pharmacological Effects and Trait-Based Sensitivity in a Marine Worm. Environmental Science and Technology 07/2016; 50(15)., DOI:10.1021/acs.est.6b03233

Gehan Ahmed Mostafa, Geir Bjørklund, Mauricio A Urbina, Laila Yousef Al-Ayadhi: The levels of blood mercury and inflammatory-related neuropeptides in the serum are correlated in children with autism spectrum disorder. Metabolic Brain Disease 06/2016; 31(3):593-599., DOI:10.1007/s11011-015-9784-8

Gehan Ahmed Mostafa, Geir Bjørklund, Mauricio A. Urbina, Laila Yousef Al-Ayadhi: The positive association between elevated blood lead levels and brain-specific autoantibodies in autistic children from low lead-polluted areas. Metabolic Brain Disease 05/2016; 31(5):In press., DOI:10.1007/s11011-016-9836-8

Nicholas J. Rogers, Mauricio A. Urbina, Erin E. Reardon, David J. McKenzie, Rod W. Wilson: A new analysis of hypoxia tolerance in fishes using a database of critical oxygen level ( P crit ). Conservation Physiology 04/2016; 4(1):cow012., DOI:10.1093/conphys/cow012

Félix P Leiva, Edwin J Niklitschek, Kurt Paschke, Paulina Gebauer, Mauricio A Urbina: Tide-related biological rhythm in the oxygen consumption rate of ghost shrimp (Neotrypaea uncinata Milne Edwards). Journal of Experimental Biology 04/2016; 219(13)., DOI:10.1242/jeb.133785

Andrew James Russell Watts, Mauricio A Urbina, Rhys M Goodhead, Julian Moger, Ceri Lewis, Tamara S. Galloway: Effect of Microplastic on the Gills of the Shore Crab Carcinus maenas. Environmental Science and Technology 04/2016; 50(10)., DOI:10.1021/acs.est.6b01187

Elena Cristina Crăciun, Geir Bjørklund, Alexey A. Tinkov, Mauricio A. Urbina, Anatoly V. Skalny, Florina Rad, Eleonora Dronca: Evaluation of whole blood zinc and copper levels in children with autism spectrum disorder. Metabolic Brain Disease 04/2016; 31(4):In press., DOI:10.1007/s11011-016-9823-0

Ildikó Endreffy, Geir Bjorklund, Ferenc Dicső, Mauricio A. Urbina, Emoke Endreffy: Acid Glycosaminoglycan (aGAG) Excretion is increased in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, and it can be controlled by Diet. Metabolic Brain Disease 04/2016; 31(2):273-278., DOI:10.1007/s11011-015-9745-2

Chris N. Glover, Mauricio A. Urbina, Rachel A. Harley, Jacqueline A. Lee: Salinity-dependent mechanisms of copper toxicity in the galaxiid fish, Galaxias maculatus. Aquatic toxicology (Amsterdam, Netherlands) 03/2016; 174:199-207., DOI:10.1016/j.aquatox.2016.03.002

Mauricio A. Urbina, Andrew J. R. Watts, Erin E. Reardon: Environment: Labs should cut plastic waste too. Nature 12/2015; 528(7583):479-479., DOI:10.1038/528479c

Karen L. Middlemiss, Mauricio A. Urbina, Rod W. Wilson: Effects of seawater alkalinity on calcium and acid-base regulation in juvenile European lobster (Homarus gammarus) during a moult cycle. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology 12/2015; 193:22-28., DOI:10.1016/j.cbpa.2015.12.002

Mauricio A. Urbina, Chris N. Glover: Effect of salinity on osmoregulation, metabolism and nitrogen excretion in the amphidromous fish, inanga (Galaxias maculatus). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 12/2015; 473(1):7-15., DOI:10.1016/j.jembe.2015.07.014

Andrew James Russell Watts, Mauricio A Urbina, Shauna Corr, Ceri Lewis, Tamara S Galloway: Ingestion of Plastic Microfibers by the Crab Carcinus maenas and Its Effect on Food Consumption and Energy Balance. Environmental Science & Technology 11/2015; 49(24)., DOI:10.1021/acs.est.5b04026

Karen L Middlemiss, Mauricio A Urbina, Rod W Wilson: Microbial proliferation on gill structures of juvenile European lobster (Homarus gammarus) during a moult cycle. Helgoland Marine Research 10/2015; 69(4):401-410., DOI:10.1007/s10152-015-0445-4

Félix P Leiva, Mauricio A Urbina, Juan Pablo Cumillaf, Paulina Gebauer, Kurt Paschke: Physiological responses of the ghost shrimp Neotrypaea uncinata (Milne Edwards 1837) (Decapoda: Thalassinidea) to oxygen availability and recovery after severe environmental hypoxia. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology 07/2015; 189., DOI:10.1016/j.cbpa.2015.07.008

Karen L. Middlemiss, Carly L. Daniels, Mauricio A. Urbina, Rod W. Wilson: Combined effects of UV irradiation, ozonation, and the probiotic Bacillus spp. on growth, survival, and general fitness in European lobster (Homarus gammarus). Aquaculture 07/2015; 444., DOI:10.1016/j.aquaculture.2015.03.028

Mauricio A. Urbina, Patrick J. Walsh, Jonathan V. Hill, Chris N. Glover: Physiological and biochemical strategies for withstanding emersion in two galaxiid fishes. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology – Part A Molecular & Integrative Physiology 10/2014;, DOI:10.1016/j.cbpa.2014.07.006

M A Urbina, A S Meredith, C N Glover, M E Forster: The importance of cutaneous gas exchange during aerial and aquatic respiration in galaxiids. Journal of Fish Biology 01/2014; 84(3)., DOI:10.1111/jfb.12303

Mauricio A Urbina, Chris N Glover: Relationship between Fish Size and Metabolic Rate in the Oxyconforming Inanga Galaxias maculatus Reveals Size-Dependent Strategies to Withstand Hypoxia. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 11/2013; 86(6):740-9., DOI:10.1086/673727

Mauricio A Urbina, Kurt Paschke, Paulina Gebauer, Juan Pablo Cumillaf, Carlos Rosas: Physiological responses of the Southern King Crab, Lithodes santolla (Decapoda: Lithodidae), to aerial exposure.. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology 08/2013; 166(4)., DOI:10.1016/j.cbpa.2013.08.006

Mauricio A. Urbina, Patricia M. Schulte, Jason S. Bystriansky, Chris N. Glover: Differential expression of Na+, K+-ATPase α-1 isoforms during seawater acclimation in the amphidromous galaxiid fish Galaxias maculatus. Journal of Comparative Physiology B 11/2012;, DOI:10.1007/s00360-012-0719-y

Mauricio A. Urbina, Chris N. Glover: Should I stay or should I go?: Physiological, metabolic and biochemical consequences of voluntary emersion upon aquatic hypoxia in the scaleless fish Galaxias maculatus. Journal of Comparative Physiology B 05/2012; 182(8):1057., DOI:10.1007/s00360-012-0678-3

Mauricio A Urbina, Chris N Glover, Malcolm E Forster: A novel oxyconforming response in the freshwater fish Galaxias maculatus. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology 11/2011; 161(3):301-6., DOI:10.1016/j.cbpa.2011.11.011

Mauricio A Urbina, Malcolm E Forster, Chris N Glover: Leap of faith: Voluntary emersion behaviour and physiological adaptations to aerial exposure in a non-aestivating freshwater fish in response to aquatic hypoxia. Physiology & Behavior 02/2011; 103(2):240-7., DOI:10.1016/j.physbeh.2011.02.009

Mauricio A. Urbina, Kurt Paschke, Paulina Gebauer, Oscar R. Chaparro: Physiological energetics of the estuarine crab Hemigrapsus crenulatus (Crustacea: Decapoda: Varunidae): Responses to different salinity levels. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK 03/2010; 90(02):267-273., DOI:10.1017/S0025315409990889

Kurt Paschke, Juan Pablo Cumillaf, Sergio Loyola, Paulina Gebauer, Mauricio Urbina, María Eugenia Chimal, Cristina Pascual, Carlos Rosas: Effect of dissolved oxygen level on respiratory metabolism, nutritional physiology, and immune condition of southern king crab Lithodes santolla (Molina, 1782) (Decapoda, Lithodidae). Marine Biology 01/2009; 157(1):7-18., DOI:10.1007/s00227-009-1291-1