Dr. Héctor Candela Antón

Department: Instituto de Bioingeniería

Phone: +34 965 222 583

Email: hcandela@umh.es

Researcher ID: Hector_Candela

Current Position: Profesor Contratado Doctor, Universidad Miguel Hernández

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Research Fields

  • Functional studies of N6-adenosine methylation in plants.

  • De novo assembly and annotation of the transcriptome in crop plants.

  • Identification of point mutations and polymorphisms in model and crop plants using next-generation sequencing.

Representative Publications

  • Candela H, Casanova-Sáez R, Micol JL (2014). Getting started in mapping-by-sequencing. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology doi: 10.1111/jipb.12305.

  • Lewis MW, Bolduc N, Hake K, Htike Y, Hay A, Candela H, Hake S (2014). Gene regulatory interactions at lateral organ boundaries in maize. Development 141: 4590-4597.

  • Mateo-Bonmatí E, Casanova-Sáez R, Candela H, Micol JL. (2014). Rapid identification of angulata leaf mutations using next-generation sequencing. Planta 240: 1113-1122.

  • Casanova-Sáez R, Candela H, Micol JL (2014). Combined haploinsufficiency and purifying selection drive retention of RPL36a paralogs in Arabidopsis. International Journal of Scientific Reports. 4: 4122.

  • Moon J, Candela H, Hake S (2013) The Liguleless narrow mutation affects proximal-distal signaling and leaf growth. Development 140: 405-412.

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