Dr Orlando Borrás-Hidalgo, PhD - CIGB - Senior Scientist

Dr Orlando Borrás-Hidalgo

PhD

CIGB

Senior Scientist

Havana | Cuba

Main Specialties: Biology

Additional Specialties: Molecular Biology

Dr Orlando Borrás-Hidalgo, PhD - CIGB - Senior Scientist

Dr Orlando Borrás-Hidalgo

PhD

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Primary Affiliation: CIGB - Havana , Cuba

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Publications

14Publications

213Reads

393Profile Views

185PubMed Central Citations

Expression of a microbial serine proteinase inhibitor gene enhances the tobacco defense against oomycete pathogens.

Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology, 84: 99-106, 2013

Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology

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January 2013
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Tobacco leaf spot and root rot caused by Rhizoctonia solani Kühn.

Mol Plant Pathol 2011 Apr 1;12(3):209-16. Epub 2010 Oct 1.

Laboratory of Plant Functional Genomics, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, P.O. Box 6162, Havana, 10600, Cuba Plant Health Institute, Playa, Havana 11600, Cuba.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1364-3703.2010.00664.xDOI Listing
April 2011
9 Reads
4 Citations

RNAi-mediated knockdown of a Spodoptera frugiperda trypsin-like serine-protease gene reduces susceptibility to a Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Ca1 protoxin.

Environ Microbiol 2010 Nov;12(11):2894-903

Environmental Biotechnology Department, Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB), Havana 10600, Cuba.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1462-2920.2010.02259.xDOI Listing
November 2010
28 Reads
10 Citations
6.201 Impact Factor

Over-expression of a protein kinase gene enhances the defense of tobacco against Rhizoctonia solani.

Gene 2010 Mar 11;452(2):54-62. Epub 2009 Dec 11.

Laboratory of Plant Functional Genomics, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, PO Box 6162, Havana, 10600, Cuba.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gene.2009.11.011DOI Listing
March 2010
7 Reads
6 Citations
2.140 Impact Factor

Tobacco blue mould disease caused by Peronospora hyoscyami f. sp. tabacina.

Mol Plant Pathol 2010 Jan;11(1):13-8

Laboratory of Plant Functional Genomics, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, PO Box 6162, Havana, 10600, Cuba.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1364-3703.2009.00569.xDOI Listing
January 2010
20 Reads
1 Citation

Black shank resistant tobacco by silencing of glutathione S-transferase.

Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2009 Sep 3;387(2):300-4. Epub 2009 Jul 3.

Laboratory of Plant Functional Genomics, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Havana 10600, Cuba.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbrc.2009.07.003DOI Listing
September 2009
11 Reads
2 Citations
2.300 Impact Factor

Molecular characterization of Spodoptera frugiperda-Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Ca toxin interaction.

Toxicon 2008 Mar 14;51(4):681-92. Epub 2007 Dec 14.

Department of Environmental Biotechnology, Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB), Havana 10600, Cuba.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2007.12.002DOI Listing
March 2008
26 Reads
8 Citations
2.492 Impact Factor

Involvement of cathepsin B in the plant disease resistance hypersensitive response.

Plant J 2007 Oct 14;52(1):1-13. Epub 2007 Aug 14.

Plant Pathology Programme, Scottish Crop Research Institute, Invergowrie, Dundee DD2 5DA, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-313X.2007.03226.xDOI Listing
October 2007
11 Reads
47 Citations
5.972 Impact Factor

EIL2 transcription factor and glutathione synthetase are required for defense of tobacco against tobacco blue mold.

Mol Plant Microbe Interact 2006 Apr;19(4):399-406

Laboratory of Plant Functional Genomics, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, P.O. Box 6162, Havana, 10600, Cuba.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/MPMI-19-0399DOI Listing
April 2006
36 Reads
3 Citations
3.944 Impact Factor

Identification of genes induced upon water-deficit stress in a drought-tolerant rice cultivar.

J Plant Physiol 2006 Mar 12;163(5):577-84. Epub 2005 Sep 12.

Laboratory of Plant Functional Genomics, Head of the Plant Functional Genomic Department, Plant Division, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (C.I.G.B.), P.O. Box 6162, La Habana 10600, Cuba.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jplph.2005.07.005DOI Listing
March 2006
5 Reads
6 Citations
2.560 Impact Factor

Identification of sugarcane genes induced in disease-resistant somaclones upon inoculation with Ustilago scitaminea or Bipolaris sacchari.

Plant Physiol Biochem 2005 Dec 29;43(12):1115-21. Epub 2005 Sep 29.

Laboratory of Plant Functional Genomics, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, P. O. Box 6162, Havana 10600, Cuba.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.plaphy.2005.07.011DOI Listing
December 2005
10 Reads
14 Citations
2.760 Impact Factor

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