• Antibacterial Effect of Copper on Microorganisms Isolated from Bovine Mastitis 

      Reyes Jara, Angélica; Cordero, Ninoska; Aguirre, Juan; Troncoso, Miriam; Figueroa Gronemeyer, Guillermo (Frontiers Media, 2016)
      The antimicrobial properties of copper have been recognized for several years; applying these properties to the prevention of diseases such as bovine mastitis is a new area of research. The aim of the present study was to ...
    • Conservation status of the Chilean Woodstar Eulidia yarrellii 

      Aguirre, Juan; Escobar, Martín A. H.; Tomasevic Vukasovic, Jorge; Vukasovic, Maria Angelica; Tala, Charif; Estades Marfán, Cristián (2007)
      We assessed the conservation status of the Chilean Woodstar Eulidia yarrellii, a small hummingbird endemic to a few desert valleys of northern Chile and southern Peru. Although no population studies had been conducted, ...
    • Cronobacter sakazakii and microbiological parameters in dairy formulas associated with a food alert in Chile 

      Parra Flores, Julio; Cerda Leal, Fabiola; Contreras, Alejandra; Valenzuela Riffo, Nicole; Rodríguez, Alejandra; Aguirre, Juan (Frontiers Media, 2018)
      The objective of this study was to evaluate the presence of Cronobacter sakazakii and microbiological parameters in dairy products associated with a food alert. Ninety dairy product samples were analyzed, including seven ...
    • Variability in Cell Response of Cronobacter sakazakii after Mild-Heat Treatments and Its Impact on Food Safety 

      Parra Flores, Julio; Juneja, Vijay; Garcia de Fernando, Gonzalo; Aguirre, Juan (Frontiers Media S.A., 2016)
      Cronobacter spp. have been responsible for severe infections in infants associated with consumption of powdered infant formula and follow-up formulae. Despite several risk assessments described in published studies, few ...