Breve historia profesional

◾Licencia en Ciencias Biológicas, especialidad de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular (Universidad de Valencia, 1992)
◾Estancia predoctoral en as Universidad de Purdue (West-LA Fayette, INdiana, USA)(1995)
◾Doctora en Ciencias Biológicas (Universidad de Valencia, 1996)
◾Estancia Postdoctoral en el Friedrich Miescher Institut (Novartis AG)(Basilea, Suiza)(1997-2001)
◾Contrato de Reincorporación de doctores y tecnólogos (UCLM, Albacete) (2001-2002)
◾Contrada del Programa Ramón y Cajal (UCLM, Albacete) (2003-2007)
◾Profesora Contratado Doctor (UCLM, Albacete) (2008-2010)
◾Profesora Titular de Universidad (2010-)

Publicaciones de los últimos cinco años

Todas las publicaciones: http://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.url?authorId=55879372600

Publicaciones más recientes:

1: Ahrazem O, Rubio-Moraga A, Nebauer SG, Molina RV, Gómez-Gómez L. Saffron: Its
Phytochemistry, Developmental Processes, and Biotechnological Prospects. J Agric
Food Chem. 2015 Oct 14;63(40):8751-64. doi: 10.1021/acs.jafc.5b03194. Epub 2015
Oct 2. PubMed PMID: 26414550.

2: Ahrazem O, Rubio-Moraga A, Berman J, Capell T, Christou P, Zhu C, Gómez-Gómez
L. The carotenoid cleavage dioxygenase CCD2 catalysing the synthesis of crocetin
in spring crocuses and saffron is a plastidial enzyme. New Phytol. 2015 Sep 17.
doi: 10.1111/nph.13609. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26377696.

3: Ahrazem O, Rubio-Moraga A, Trapero-Mozos A, Climent MF, Gómez-Cadenas A,
Gómez-Gómez L. Ectopic expression of a stress-inducible glycosyltransferase from
saffron enhances salt and oxidative stress tolerance in Arabidopsis while alters
anchor root formation. Plant Sci. 2015 May;234:60-73. doi:
10.1016/j.plantsci.2015.02.004. Epub 2015 Feb 18. PubMed PMID: 25804810.

4: Rubio-Moraga A, Rambla JL, Fernández-de-Carmen A, Trapero-Mozos A, Ahrazem O,
Orzáez D, Granell A, Gómez-Gómez L. New target carotenoids for CCD4 enzymes are
revealed with the characterization of a novel stress-induced carotenoid cleavage
dioxygenase gene from Crocus sativus. Plant Mol Biol. 2014 Nov;86(4-5):555-69.
doi: 10.1007/s11103-014-0250-5. Epub 2014 Sep 10. PubMed PMID: 25204497.

5: Frusciante S, Diretto G, Bruno M, Ferrante P, Pietrella M, Prado-Cabrero A,
Rubio-Moraga A, Beyer P, Gomez-Gomez L, Al-Babili S, Giuliano G. Novel carotenoid
cleavage dioxygenase catalyzes the first dedicated step in saffron crocin
biosynthesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Aug 19;111(33):12246-51. doi:
10.1073/pnas.1404629111. Epub 2014 Aug 5. PubMed PMID: 25097262; PubMed Central
PMCID: PMC4143034.

6: Rubio-Moraga A, Ahrazem O, Pérez-Clemente RM, Gómez-Cadenas A, Yoneyama K,
López-Ráez JA, Molina RV, Gómez-Gómez L. Apical dominance in saffron and the
involvement of the branching enzymes CCD7 and CCD8 in the control of bud
sprouting. BMC Plant Biol. 2014 Jun 19;14:171. doi: 10.1186/1471-2229-14-171.
PubMed PMID: 24947472; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4077219.

7: Rubio Moraga A, Ahrazem O, Rambla JL, Granell A, Gómez Gómez L. Crocins with
high levels of sugar conjugation contribute to the yellow colours of early-spring
flowering crocus tepals. PLoS One. 2013 Sep 13;8(9):e71946. doi:
10.1371/journal.pone.0071946. eCollection 2013. PubMed PMID: 24058441; PubMed
Central PMCID: PMC3772802.

8: Burguete Archel E, Ruiz Goikoetxea M, Recari Elizalde E, Beristain Rementería
X, Gómez Gómez L, Iceta Lizarraga A. Lipschütz ulcer in a 17-month-old girl: a
rare manifestation of Epstein-Barr primoinfection. Eur J Pediatr. 2013
Aug;172(8):1121-3. doi: 10.1007/s00431-013-2013-8. Epub 2013 May 1. PubMed PMID:
23636284.

9: Rubio-Moraga A, Argandoña J, Mota B, Pérez J, Verde A, Fajardo J,
Gómez-Navarro J, Castillo-López R, Ahrazem O, Gómez-Gómez L. Screening for
polyphenols, antioxidant and antimicrobial activitiesof extracts from eleven
Helianthemum taxa (Cistaceae) used in folk medicine in south-eastern Spain. J
Ethnopharmacol. 2013 Jun 21;148(1):287-96. doi: 10.1016/j.jep.2013.04.028. Epub
2013 Apr 21. PubMed PMID: 23615124.