Center for Genome Regulation

A FONDAP Center of Excellence

"Exploring the Genomic Landscape of Chile"

Martín Montecino


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Dr. Montecino is a Biochemist graduated from the Universidad de Conccepción in 1989. He received his PhD from the University of Massachusetts in 1996 and since 2010 he is Full Professor and Director of the Center for Biomedical Research at the Universidad Andrés Bello. At the CGR, he works on epigenetic mechanisms of gene expression control, focusing on neural cells, osteogenic progenitors and on evolution of these mechanisms in Cyprinidontiform fish.