Projects

2012-2014 FONDEF D10I1007. The ChileGenomico Project: “Genomics of the Chilean Population: genetic characterization necessary for biomedical research, public health, and forensic medicine” (Principal Investigator). Visit the project’s website for more information.
2012-2015 FONDECYT Initiation 11121666: “Discovery of networks of gene expression in monocytes and lymphocytes mediating HDL anti-atherogenic effects in humans” (Responsible Investigator).
2012-2015 FONDEF D11I1029: “Incorporating Next Generation Sequencing in the care of cancer patients” (Principal Investigator).
2013-2015 U-Redes (VID, U. of Chile): “BioMed-HPC: High Performance Computing Network for Computational Biology and Medicine” (Director).
Concurso de apoyo al desarrollo de proyectos de investigación Chile – Estados Unidos – Convocatoria 2013
2014-2015 CONICYT/NSF USA2013-0015: “Genomic investigation of the human biodiversity in the pre-Columbian and contemporary Chilean Patagonia.” (Director).
2014-2015 ECOS C13S01 “Chilean-French Collaboration for a Systems Genetics Approach
to Cardiovascular and Metabolic Genomics” (Responsible Investigator).
2014-2016 FONDECYT 1140544: “Señales recientes de adaptación genética a climas extremos en poblaciones de cazadores recolectores marítimos de Patagonia y Tierra del Fuego” (Co-Investigator).
2014-2017 FONDECYT 1140553: “Searching for a validated cell-based therapeutic approach for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis: Identification of specific tolerance markers and characterization of monophosphoryl lipid A (MPLA)-activated tolerogenic dendritic cells (MPLA-tDCs)” (Co-Investigator).