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Rubén Javier López

PhD Candidate

My research work is focused on the microbiology and molecular biology of thermophilic bacteria capable of breaking down keratin.

Academic article
  • Show author(s) (2024). Polycladomyces zharkentensis sp. nov., a novel thermophilic cellulose-and starch-degrading member of the Bacillota from a geothermal aquifer in Kazakhstan. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology.
  • Show author(s) (2023). Draft Genome Sequence of Agrobacterium radiobacter Strain MD22b, Isolated from a Grape Plant in Tajikistan. Microbiology Resource Announcements (MRA).
  • Show author(s) (2022). Fervidobacterium pennivorans subsp. keratinolyticus subsp. nov., a Novel Feather-Degrading Anaerobic Thermophile. Microorganisms.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Metagenomics and Culture-Based Diversity Analysis of the Bacterial Community in the Zharkent Geothermal Spring in Kazakhstan. Current Microbiology. 2926-2934.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Analysis of salivary mycobiome in a cohort of oral squamous cell carcinoma patients from Sudan identifies higher salivary carriage of malassezia as an independent and favorable predictor of overall survival. Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology. 1-15.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Show author(s) (2021). Analysis and Characteristics of Thermal Springs in Kazakhstan. 18 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2023). Thermophilic breakdown of keratin-laden biomass waste.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Fervidobacterium pennivorans T, a novel feather-degrading anaerobic thermophile.

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