Julio Chavez

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InstitutionPolytechnic Institute of Bragança - Portugal
Postal addressCampus de Santa Apolónia
Office phone+351932805831
Mobile phone+351932805831
Job /  professional statusStudent
Preferred COLOSS theme(s)   Diversity & Conservation,Environment,Pests & Pathogens
Research interestsPopulation genetics
PublicationsChávez-Galarza, J.; Henriques, D.; Johnston, J. S.; Patton, J. C.; Rufino, J.; Pinto, M. A. 2015. "Revisiting the Iberian honey bee contact zone: maternal and genome-wide nuclear variation provide support for secondary contact from historical refugia in Iberian honey bees (Apis mellifera iberiensis)". Molecular Ecology. 24: 2973-2992.

Muñoz, I.; Henriques, D.; Johnston J. S.; Chávez-Galarza, J.; Kryger, P.; Pinto, M. A. 2015. “Reduced SNP panels for genetic identification and introgression analysis in the dark honey bee (Apis mellifera mellifera)”. PLoS ONE. 10(4): e0124365.

Pinto, M. A.; Henriques, D.; Chávez-Galarza, J.; Kryger, P.; Garnery, L.; van der Zee, R.; Dahle, B.; Soland-Reckeweg, G.; De la Rúa, P.; Dall'Olio, R.; Carreck, N. L.; Johnston, J. S. 2014. "Genetic integrity of the black honey bee (Apis mellifera mellifera) from protected populations: a genome-wide assessment using SNPs and mtDNA sequence data". Journal of Apicultural Research. 53(2):269-278.

Chávez-Galarza, J.; Henriques, D.; Johnston, J. S.; Azevedo, J. C.; Patton, J. C.; Muñoz, I.; De la Rúa, P.; Pinto, M. A. 2013. "Signatures of selection in the Iberian honey bee revealed by a genome scan analysis of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs)". Molecular Ecology. 22(23): 5890-5907.

Pinto, M. A.; Muñoz, I.; Chávez-Galarza, J.; De la Rúa, P. 2012. “The Atlantic side of the Iberian Peninsula: A hot-spot of novel african honey bee maternal diversity”. Apidology. 43:663-673.