Professor of Genetics
Department of Biochemistry, Genetics and Immunology
School of Biology, University of Vigo, Vigo 36310, Spain
+34 986 812038
dposada@uvigo.es

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ERC Consolidator Grant 2013
ISI Highly Cited Researcher
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Selected publications (last 5 years)

  1. Gerdol M, Moreira R, Cruz F, Gómez-Garrido J, Vlasova A, Rosani U, Venier P, Naranjo-Ortiz MA, Murgarella M, Greco S, Balseiro P, Corvelo A, Frias L, Gut M, Gabaldón T, Pallavicini A, Canchaya C, Novoa B, Alioto TS, Posada D*, Figueras A*. 2020. Massive gene presence/absence variation shapes an open pan-genome in the Mediterranean mussel. Genome Biology 21: 275.
  2. Posada D. 2020. CellCoal: coalescent simulation of single-cell sequencing samples. Molecular Biology and Evolution 5: 1535-1542.
  3. Alves JA, Prado-López S, Cameselle-Teijeiro JM, Posada D. 2019. Rapid evolution and biogeographic spread in a colorectal cancer. Nature Communications 10: 5139. | IF = 11.878; NumCites = 10.
  4. Alves JA, Posada D. 2018. Sensitivity to sequencing depth in single-cell cancer genomics. Genome Medicine 10: 29. | IF = 7.071; NumCites = 6.
  5. Alves JA, Prieto T, Posada D. 2017. Multiregional tumor trees are not phylogenies. Trends in Cancer 3: 546-550. | IF = 8.884; NumCites = 20.

Places

  • 2011-pres. Full Professor, Genetics. University of Vigo (Spain)
  • 2007-2011. Associate Professor, Genetics. University of Vigo (Spain)
  • 2003-2007. Ramón and Cajal Research Fellow. University of Vigo (Spain)
  • 2001-2003 Senior Scientist, Variagenics, Inc (Boston, USA)
  • 2002 Visiting Scientist, MIT (Boston, USA)
  • 1997-2001 PhD Zoology, Brigham Young University (Utah, USA)
  • 2000 Visiting Scientist, Oxford University (UK)
  • 1994-1997 MS Biology, University of Vigo (Spain)
  • 1989-1994 BA Biology. University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain)