Center for Genome Regulation

A FONDAP Center of Excellence

"Exploring the Genomic Landscape of Chile"

Mauricio González


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Mauricio González received a Bachelor’s in Biology from the P. Universidad Católica de Chile in 1996 and a Phd from the Universidad de Chile in 2000. He is a full Professor at the Institute for Nutrition of the Universidad de Chile. He has worked on the response of microorganisms to heavy metals and on metabolic networks in enterococcal bacteria. At the CGR, he is working on the microbiome associated with plant roots in the Atacama Desert.