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PROGRAM

8:00 – 9:00
Registration
9:00 – 9:30
Welcome and introduction to the topic
Dr. Carlos Ríos Velázquez
CoHemis Co-Director
9:30 – 10:00
Presentations: Applied metagenomics at UPRM

9:30 - 9:40 am : Sra. Irimar Torres: Metagenómica y tapetes microbianos
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9:40 - 9:50 am : Sr. José Cruz: Metagenómica en aspectos biomédicos
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9:50 - 10:00 am : Sr. Jean C. Cruz: Metagenómica y actividad enzimática
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10:00 – 10:30
Biosynthesis of omega-3 fatty acids by a polyketide synthase
Dr. Abel Baerga Ortiz
Assistant Professor
Biochemistry Department
UPR-School of Medicine

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10:30 – 10:45
Break
10:45 – 11:45
Viral Metagenomics: Unraveling the Impact of Viruses as New Indicators
Ms. Karyna Rosario
College of Marine Science, University of South Florida
St. Petersburg, Florida

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11:45 – 12:00
Questions

12:00 – 1:30
Lunch (On your own)
1:30 – 2:30
Round table discussion on metagenomics
Papers of Doctoral student Karyna Rosario

2:30 – 4:00
Posters Section

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