Verónica  Cerpa

Verónica Cerpa

Tema principal: quimiorreceptores arteriales periféricos y centrales; neuronas bulbares relacionados con regulación respiratoria.

  • Licenciada en Ciencias (mención Biología), Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Chile, 2001.
  • Doctor (PhD) en Ciencias Biológicas, mención Fisiología, P. Universidad Católica de Chile, 2007.
  • Adiestramiento postdoral en investigación: Dept Molec Cell Physiology, Yale Univ, USA, 2009-2010; Dept Neurology, Univ Iowa, USA, 1010-2013.
  • Docente Fisiología, Facultad de Medicina, CAS-UDD, Chile, 2006-2008 y 2013 →
  • Publicaciones científicas: 5 en inglés, período 2000-2008; 4 manuscritos en inglés, enviados a revistas o en preparación, 2013.

 

 

Publicaciones

  • 2017 Cerpa VJ, Wu Y, Bravo E, Teran FA, Flynn RS, Richerson GB. Medullary 5-HT neurons: Switch from tonic respiratory drive to chemoreception during postnatal development. Neuroscience 344: 1-14
  • 2015 Cerpa VJ, Aylwin Ml, Beltrán-Castillo S, Bravo EU, Llona IR, Richerson GB, Eugenín Jl. The Alteration of Neonatal Raphe Neurons by Prenatal-Perinatal Nicotine. Meaning for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. Am J Physiol 53: 489-499
  • 2014 Cerpa V, Gonzalez A, Richerson GB. Diphtheria toxin treatment of Pet-1-Cre floxed diphtheria toxin receptor mice disrupts thermoregulation without affecting respiratory chemoreception. Neuroscience. 279: 65-76.
  • 2014 Reyes EP, Cerpa V, Corvalán L, Retamal MA (2014) Cxs and Panx- hemichannels in peripheral and central chemosensing in mammals. Front Cell Neurosci. 8: 123
  • 2008 Eugenín J, Otárola M, Bravo E, Coddou C, Cerpa V, Reyes-Parada M, Llona I, Von Bernhardi R. Prenatal to Early Postnatal Nicotine Exposure Impairs Central Chemoreception and Modifies Breathing Pattern in Mouse Neonates: A Probable Link to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. J Neurosci. 28:13907-13917.
  • 2007 Alcayaga C, Varas R, Valdes V, Cerpa V, Arroyo J, Iturriaga R, Alcayaga J. ATP- and ACh-induced responses in isolated cat petrosal ganglion neurons. Brain Res. 1131: 60-67.
  • 2003 Alcayaga J, Retamal M, Cerpa V, Arroyo J, Zapata P. Dopamine inhibits ATP-induced responses in the cat petrosal ganglion in vitro. Brain Res. 966(2): 283-287.
  • 2003 Iturriaga R, Cerpa V, Zapata P, Alcayaga J. Catecholamine release from isolated sensory neurons of cat petrosal ganglia in tissue culture. Brain Res. 984: 104-110.
  • 2000 Alcayaga J, Cerpa V, Retamal M, Arroyo J, Iturriaga R, Zapata P. Adenosine triphosphate-induced peripheral nerve discharges generated from the cat petrosal ganglion in vitro. Neurosci Lett. 282: 185-188.