Alberto Martín-Rodríguez Karolinska Institutet
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José J. Fernández
  • Institute for Bioorganic Chemistry “Antonio González”, Center for Biomedical Research of the Canary Islands (CIBICAN), University of La Laguna, Spain
  • 1 Author merit


Ph. D. in Pharmacy, University of La Laguna, Spain, 1987

Current position

Professor in Organic Chemistry at University of La Laguna


  1. Gutierrez-Cepeda, A., Fernandez, J. J., Norte, M., Lopez-Rodriguez, M., Brito, I., Muller, C. D. and Souto, M. L. (2016). Additional Insights into the Obtusallene Family: Components of Laurencia marilzae. J Nat Prod 79(4): 1184-1188.
  2. Martin-Rodriguez, A. J., Babarro, J. M., Lahoz, F., Sanson, M., Martin, V. S., Norte, M. and Fernandez, J. J. (2015). From broad-spectrum biocides to quorum sensing disruptors and mussel repellents: antifouling profile of alkyl triphenylphosphonium salts. PLoS One 10(4): e0123652.
  3. Martin-Rodriguez, A. J., Ticona, J. C., Jimenez, I. A., Flores, N., Fernandez, J. J. and Bazzocchi, I. L. (2015). Flavonoids from Piper delineatum modulate quorum-sensing-regulated phenotypes in Vibrio harveyi. Phytochemistry 117: 98-106.
  4. Cen-Pacheco, F., Santiago-Benitez, A. J., Garcia, C., Alvarez-Mendez, S. J., Martin-Rodriguez, A. J., Norte, M., Martin, V. S., Gavin, J. A., Fernandez, J. J. and Daranas, A. H. (2015). Oxasqualenoids from Laurencia viridis: Combined Spectroscopic-Computational Analysis and Antifouling Potential. J Nat Prod 78(4): 712-721.
  5. Dominguez, H. J., Napolitano, J. G., Fernandez-Sanchez, M. T., Cabrera-Garcia, D., Novelli, A., Norte, M., Fernandez, J. J. and Daranas, A. H. (2014). Belizentrin, a highly bioactive macrocycle from the dinoflagellate Prorocentrum belizeanum. Org Lett 16(17): 4546-4549.
  6. Cen-Pacheco, F., Norte, M., Fernandez, J. J. and Daranas, A. H. (2014). Zoaramine, a zoanthamine-like alkaloid with a new skeleton. Org Lett 16(11): 2880-2883.
  7. Cen-Pacheco, F., Martin, M. N., Fernandez, J. J. and Hernandez Daranas, A. (2014). New oxidized zoanthamines from a Canary Islands Zoanthus sp. Mar Drugs 12(10): 5188-5196.
  8. Dominguez, H. J., Crespin, G. D., Santiago-Benitez, A. J., Gavin, J. A., Norte, M., Fernandez, J. J. and Daranas, A. H. (2014). Stereochemistry of complex marine natural products by quantum mechanical calculations of NMR chemical shifts: solvent and conformational effects on okadaic acid. Mar Drugs 12(1): 176-192.
  9. Martin-Rodriguez, A. J., Reyes, F., Martin, J., Perez-Yepez, J., Leon-Barrios, M., Couttolenc, A., Espinoza, C., Trigos, A., Martin, V. S., Norte, M. and Fernandez, J. J. (2014). Inhibition of bacterial quorum sensing by extracts from aquatic fungi: first report from marine endophytes. Mar Drugs 12(11): 5503-5526.
  10. Martin-Rodriguez, A. J., Gonzalez-Orive, A., Hernandez-Creus, A., Morales, A., Dorta-Guerra, R., Norte, M., Martin, V. S. and Fernandez, J. J. (2014). On the influence of the culture conditions in bacterial antifouling bioassays and biofilm properties: Shewanella algae, a case study. BMC Microbiol 14: 102.
1 Protocol published
A Bioassay Protocol for Quorum Sensing Studies Using Vibrio campbellii
Authors:  Alberto J. Martín-Rodríguez and José J. Fernández, date: 07/20/2016, view: 4216, Q&A: 0
Quorum Sensing (QS), or bacterial cell-to-cell communication, is a finely-tuned mechanism that regulates gene expression on a population density-dependent manner through the production, secretion and reception of extracellular signaling molecules ...