Andrés Moya

Unidad Mixta de Investigación en Genómica y Salud del Centro Superior de la Fundación para le Fomento de la Investigación Sanitaria y Biomédica de la Comunitat Valenciana(FISABIO-Salud Pública)-Universitat de València (Instituto Cavanilles de Biodiversidad y Biología Evolutiva)

e-mail: andres.moya@uv.es
e-mail: moya_and@gva.es

phone: +34 96 354 3480 (UVEG)
phone: +34 96 192 5951 (FISABIO-Salud Pública)

Position

  • Professor of Genetics (UVEG)
  • Scientific Director, Fundación para le Fomento de la Investigación Sanitaria y Biomédica de la Comunitat Valenciana (FISABIO-Salud Pública)

Education

  • 1988      Ph.D. (Philosophy), University of Valencia
  • 1983      Ph.D. (Genetics), University of Valencia

Major research interests

  • My research interests focus on the understanding of the evolution of living beings

Current research projects

  • Evolutionary genomics of bacterial endosymbionts
  • Genomics of human pathogens
  • Microbiome in eukaryotes

Selected recent publications

  • A. Durbán, J.J. Abellán, A Latorre, and A. Moya Effect of dietary carbohydrate restriction on an obesity-related Prevotella-dominated human faecal microbiota Metagenomics 2: doi:10.4303/mg/235722. 2013.

  • F. González-Candelas, M.A. Bracho. B. Wobrel, and A. Moya Molecular evolution in court: analysis of a large hepatitis C virus outbreak from an evolving source BMC Biology 11:76. 2013.

  • M.J. Gosalbes, S. Llop, Y. Vallés, A. Moya, F. Ballester, and M.P. Francino Meconium microbiota types dominated by lactic acid or enteric bacteria are differentially associated with maternal eczema and respiratory problems in infants. Clinical and Experimental Allergy 43:198-211. 2013.

  • E. Hernández, R. Bargiela, M. Suárez Diez, A. Friedrichs, A.E. Pérez-Cobas, M.J. Gosalbes, H. Knecht, M. Martínez-Martínez, J. Seifert, M. von Bergen, A. Artacho, A. Ruiz, C. Campoy, A. Latorre, S.J. Ott, A. Moya, A. Suárez, V.A.P. Martins dos Santos, and M. Ferrer Functional consequences of microbial shifts in the human gastrointestinal tract linked to antibiotic treatment and obesity Gut Microbes 4:306-315. 2013.

  • S. López-Madrigal, A. Latorre, M. Porcar, A. Moya, and R. Gil Mealybugs nested endosymbiosis: going into the 'matryoshka' system in Planococcus citri in depth BMC Microbiology 13:74. 2013.

  • S. López-Madrigal, S. Balmand, A. Latorre, A. Heddi, A. Moya, and R. Gil. How does Tremblaya princeps get essential proteins from its nested partner Moranella endobia in the mealybug Planoccocus citri? PLoS One 8: e77307. 2013.

  • M. Matas, A. Picornell, C. Cifuentes, A. Payeras, A. Bassa, F. Homar, F. González-Candelas, X. López-Labrador, A. Moya, M.M. Ramón, and J.A. Castro. Generalized linear model (GLM) framework for the association of host variables and viral strains with liver fibrosis in HCV/HIC coinfected patients. Infect. Genet. Evol. 13:284-291. 2013.

  • A. Moya. La ciencia en el futuro del hombre Contrastes. Revista Internacional de Filosofía. Suplemento 18:317-323. 2013.

  • A. Moya Una reflexión sobre biología sintética a partir de la historia reciente del concepto de “célula mínima”* SEM@foro 55:31-33. 2013.

  • A. Moya Ciencia y simbiosis Anales de la Real Academia Nacional de Farmacia 79:207-212. 2013.

  • A. Moya La instrucción en ciencia. Ludus Vitalis 39.299-302. 2013.

  • V. Pérez-Brocal, R. García-López, J.F. Vázquez-Castellanos, P. Nos, B. Beltrán, A. Latorre, and A. Moya Study of the viral and microbial communities associated with Crohn’s disease: a metagenomic approach. Clinical and Traslational Gastroenterology 4: e36. 2013.

  • V. Pérez-Brocal, A. Latorre, and A. Moya Symbionts and pathogens: what is the difference? Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology 358:215-243. 2013.

  • A.E. Pérez-Cobas, M.J. Gosalbes, A. Friedichs, H. Knecht, A. Artacho, K. Eismann, W. Otto, D. Rojo, R. Bargiela, M. von Bergen, S.C. Neulinger, C. Däumer, F.A. Heinsen, A. Latorre, C. Barbas, J. Seifert, V.M. dos Santos, S. Ott, M. Ferrer, and A. Moya. Gut microbiota disturbance during antibiotic therapy: a multi-omic approach Gut 62:1591-1601. 2013.

  • R. Rodríguez-Barreiro, C Abendroth, C. Vilanova, A. Moya, and M. Porcar. Towards a microbial thermoelectric cell PLoS One 8:e56358. 2013.

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Courses taught

  • Biology (Grade in Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences)
  • Evolution (Master in Bioinformatics)
  • Conceptual Foundations of Evolution (Master in Integrative Evolutionary Biology)

Scientific Societies

  • President of the Spanish Society of Evolutionary Biology (SESBE)

 

Complete list of publications and teaching activities

Books

Evolutionary Genetics Group (Cavanilles Institute)

Genomics and Health Area (FISABIO-Salud Pública)

 

 

Mailing address

Instituto Cavanilles de Biodiversidad y Biología Evolutiva
Universitat de València
C/ Catedrático José Beltrán 2
46980 Paterna (Valencia)
Spain

Fundación para el Fomento de la Investigación Sanitaria y Biomédica
de la Comunitat Valenciana (FISABIO-Salud Pública)
Avenida de Cataluña 21
46020 València, Spain