Benito Gomez-Silva
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Mars-like soils in the Atacama Desert, Chile, and the dry limit of microbial life
R Navarro-González, FA Rainey, P Molina, DR Bagaley, BJ Hollen, ...
Science 302 (5647), 1018-1021, 2003
Temperature and moisture conditions for life in the extreme arid region of the Atacama Desert: four years of observations including the El Nino of 1997–1998
CP McKay, EI Friedmann, B Gómez-Silva, L Cáceres-Villanueva, ...
Astrobiology 3 (2), 393-406, 2003
Hypolithic cyanobacteria, dry limit of photosynthesis, and microbial ecology in the hyperarid Atacama Desert
KA Warren-Rhodes, KL Rhodes, SB Pointing, SA Ewing, DC Lacap, ...
Microbial ecology 52, 389-398, 2006
Facilitation of endolithic microbial survival in the hyperarid core of the Atacama Desert by mineral deliquescence
AF Davila, B Gómez‐Silva, A de Los Rios, C Ascaso, H Olivares, ...
Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences 113 (G1), 2008
Microbial colonization of Ca‐sulfate crusts in the hyperarid core of the Atacama Desert: implications for the search for life on Mars
J Wierzchos, B Cámara, A de Los Rios, AF Davila, IM Sánchez Almazo, ...
Geobiology 9 (1), 44-60, 2011
The Atacama Desert: technical resources and the growing importance of novel microbial diversity
AT Bull, JA Asenjo, M Goodfellow, B Gómez-Silva
Annual Review of Microbiology 70 (1), 215-234, 2016
Hypolithic cyanobacteria supported mainly by fog in the coastal range of the Atacama Desert
A Azúa-Bustos, C González-Silva, RA Mancilla, L Salas, B Gómez-Silva, ...
Microbial Ecology 61, 568-581, 2011
Comparative analysis of the microbial communities inhabiting halite evaporites of the Atacama Desert
A Ríos, S Valea, C Ascaso, AF Dávila, J Kastovsky, CP McKay, ...
Sociedad Española de Microbiología, 2010
Microbial diversity and the presence of algae in halite endolithic communities are correlated to atmospheric moisture in the hyper‐arid zone of the A tacama D esert
CK Robinson, J Wierzchos, C Black, A Crits‐Christoph, B Ma, J Ravel, ...
Environmental microbiology 17 (2), 299-315, 2015
Fungi associated with rocks of the A tacama D esert: taxonomy, distribution, diversity, ecology and bioprospection for bioactive compounds
VN Gonçalves, CL Cantrell, DE Wedge, MC Ferreira, MA Soares, ...
Environmental microbiology 18 (1), 232-245, 2016
Survival of microorganisms under the extreme conditions of the Atacama Desert
K Dose, A Bieger-Dose, B Ernst, U Feister, B Gómez-Silva, A Klein, S Risi, ...
Origins of Life and Evolution of the Biosphere 31, 287-303, 2001
Relative humidity patterns and fog water precipitation in the Atacama Desert and biological implications
L Cáceres, B Gómez‐Silva, X Garró, V Rodríguez, V Monardes, ...
Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences 112 (G4), 2007
Atacama Desert soil microbiology
B Gómez-Silva, FA Rainey, KA Warren-Rhodes, CP McKay, ...
Microbiology of extreme soils, 117-132, 2008
Halophilic microbial community compositional shift after a rare rainfall in the Atacama Desert
G Uritskiy, S Getsin, A Munn, B Gomez-Silva, A Davila, B Glass, J Taylor, ...
The ISME Journal 13 (11), 2737-2749, 2019
Use of phycobiliproteins from atacama cyanobacteria as food colorants in a dairy beverage prototype
A Galetović, F Seura, V Gallardo, R Graves, J Cortés, C Valdivia, J Núñez, ...
Foods 9 (2), 244, 2020
Distribution of scytonemin in endolithic microbial communities from halite crusts in the hyperarid zone of the Atacama Desert, Chile
P Vítek, J Jehlička, C Ascaso, V Mašek, B Gómez-Silva, H Olivares, ...
FEMS microbiology ecology 90 (2), 351-366, 2014
Chlorophyll biosynthesis from glutamate or 5-aminolevulinate in intact Euglena chloroplasts
B Gomez-Silva, MP Timko, JA Schiff
Planta 165, 12-22, 1985
Fungal diversity in the Atacama Desert
IF Santiago, VN Gonçalves, B Gómez-Silva, A Galetovic, LH Rosa
Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 111, 1345-1360, 2018
Lithobiontic life:“Atacama rocks are well and alive”
B Gómez-Silva
Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 111 (8), 1333-1343, 2018
Deinococcus peraridilitoris sp. nov., isolated from a coastal desert
FA Rainey, M Ferreira, MF Nobre, K Ray, D Bagaley, AM Earl, JR Battista, ...
International journal of systematic and evolutionary microbiology 57 (7 …, 2007
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