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    • Second generation bioethanol from Eucalyptus globulus Labill and Nothofagus pumilio: Ionic liquid pretreatment boosts the yields 

      Lienqueo Contreras, María Elena; Ravanala, María Cristina; Pezoa Conte, Ricardo; Cortínez, Victoria; Martínez, Loreto; Niklitscheka, Tomas; Salazar, Oriana; Carmona Cerda, René; García Mora, Alejandro; Hyvärinen, Sari; Maki Arvela, Paivi; Mikkola, Jyri-Pekka (Elsevier, 2016)
      The depletion of petroleum reserves and the high level of pollution caused by fossil fuels have led to enhancing renewable energy and fuel production from biomass. Eucalyptus globulus and Nothofagus pumilio residues could ...
    • Statistical phylogeography of Chagas disease vector Triatoma infestans: Testing biogeographic hypotheses of dispersal 

      Torres Pérez, Fernando; Acuña Retamar, Mariana; Cook, Joseph A.; Bacigalupo, Antonella; García Mora, Alejandro; Cattan Ayala, Pedro (Elsevier, 2011)
      Chagas disease is one of the most important vector-borne diseases in Latin America. The disease, caused by the flagellate protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi, is commonly transmitted to humans by Triatoma infestans in South ...
    • The current status of liquid biofuels in Chile 

      García Mora, Alejandro; Carmona, R. J.; Lienqueo Contreras, María Elena; Salazar, O. (PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD, 2011-04)
      Chile depends on foreign sources for energy. A solution for this problem is needed to guarantee stability and economic development. Public policies have been proposed involving diversification of the power matrix with an ...