Dr. Juan G. Cárcamo

E-mail: gcarcamo@uach.cl

Postdoctorado Fondecyt, Universidad de Concepción, 2000-2002.
Doctor en Ciencias, Biología Celular y Molecular, Universidad Austral de Chile. 1998.
Research Fellow, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA. 1994.
Bioquímico, Universidad Universidad Austral de Chile. 1990.


  • Gallardo M, Carcamo JG, Arias-Darraz L, Alvear C. (2019). Effect of Diet and Type of Pregnancy on Transcriptional Expression of Selected Genes in Sheep Mammary Gland. Animals (Basel) 9(9), 589. doi:10.3390/ani9090589
  • Carcamo JG, Arias-Darraz L, Alvear C, Williams P, Gallardo MA. (2019). Effect of diet and type of pregnancy on plasma metabolic response in sheep and its further effect on lamb performance. Trop Anim Health Prod. 51, 1943-1952. doi: 10.1007/s11250-019-01893-3
  • Figueroa J, Cárcamo J, Yañez A, Olavarria V, Ruiz P, Manríquez R, Muñoz C, Romero A, Avendaño-Herrera R. (2019) Addressing viral and bacterial threats to salmon farming in Chile: Historical contexts and perspectives for management and control. Reviews in Aquaculture. 11, 299–324. doi: 10.1111/raq.12333
  • Leggieri LR, De Anna JS, Cárcamo JG, Cerón GA, Darraz LA, Panebianco A, Luquet CM. (2019). Gills CYP1A of Oncorhynchus mykiss as a sensitive biomarker of crude oil pollution in freshwater environments. Environ Toxicol Pharmacol. 67: 61-65. doi: 10.1016/j.etap.2019.01.00865
  • Gallardo MA, Arias-Darraz L, Cárcamo J. (2019). Effect of the breed on the transcriptional and protein expression of lipogenic enzymes in tail and subcutaneous adipose tissue from two grazing breeds of lambs. Animals (Basel) 9 (2), 64, doi: 10.3390/ani9020064
  • De Anna JS, Leggieri LR, Arias Darraz L, Cárcamo JG, Venturino A & Luquet CM. (2018). Effects of sequential exposure to water accommodated fraction of crude oil and chlorpyrifos on molecular and biochemical biomarkers in rainbow trout. Comp. Biochem. Physiol., Part C: Toxicol. Pharmacol. 212, 47-55. DOI: 10.1016/j.cbpc.2018.07.003
  • Manríquez RA, Vera T, Villalba MV, Mancilla A, Vakharia VN, Yáñez AJ, Cárcamo JG. (2017). Molecular characterization of infectious pancreatic necrosis virus strains isolated from the three types of salmonids farmed in Chile. Virology Journal. 14(1):17. (DOI 10.1186/s12985-017-0684-x).
  • Cárcamo JG, Aguilar MN, Carreño CF, Vera T, Arias-Darraz L, Figueroa JE, Romero AP, Alvarez M, Yañez AJ. (2017). Consecutive emamectin benzoate and deltamethrin treatments affect the expressions and activities of detoxification enzymes in the rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Comp. Biochem. Physiol., Part C: Toxicol. Pharmacol. 191, 129-137. (doi: 10.1016/j.cbpc.2016.10.004).
  • Bustos C, Molins E, Carcamo JG, Aguilar MN, Sánchez C, Moreno-Villoslada I, Nishide H, Zárate X, and Schott E. (2016). A family of substituted hydrazonoisoxazolones with potential biological properties. New Journal of Chemistry. 40, 2156-2167 (DOI: 10.1039/C5NJ02604K).
  • Gallardo MA, Cárcamo JG, Hiller B, Nuernberg G, Nuernberg K, Dannenberger D. (2015). Expression of lipid metabolism related genes in subcutaneous adipose tissue from Chilota lambs grazing on two different pasture types. Eur. J. Lipid Sci. Technol. 117, 23–30.
  • Cárcamo JG, Aguilar MN, Barrientos CA, Carreño CF, Yáñez AJ. (2014). Emamectin benzoate treatment alters the expression and activity of CYP1A, FMO and GST in different tissues of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Aquaculture 434, 188-200.