Álvarez C, Ramírez-Cepeda F, Santana P, Torres E, Cortés J, Guzmán F, Schmitt P, Mercado L. 2017. Insights into the diversity of NOD-like receptors: Identification and expression analysis of NLRC3, NLRC5 and NLRX1 in rainbow trout. Molecular Immunology 87: 102-113.

Brokordt K*,  Gonzáleza R, Farías W, Winkler F,  Lohrmann K. 2017. First insight into the heritable variation of the resistance to infection with the bacteria causing the withering syndrome disease in Haliotis rufescens abalone. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology 150:15-20.

Farias W, Brokordt K, Winkler F. 2017. Genotype by environment interactions, heritabilities and genetic correlations for productive traits of Haliotis rufescens. Aquaculture 473: 407-416.

Pérez H, Brokordt K*, Gallardo A, Vidal I, Guderley H. 2016. A diet rich in polyunsaturated fatty acids improve the capacity for HSP70 synthesis in the scallop Argopecten purpuratus broodstock and offspring. Marine Biology. 163: 1-11.

Oyanedel D, Gonzalez R, Brokordt K, Schmitt P, Mercado L. 2016. Insight into the messenger role of reactive oxygen intermediates in immunostimulated hemocytes from the scallop Argopecten purpuratus. Developmental & Comparative Immunology. 65: 226-230.

Coba de la Peña T, Cárcamo C, Díaz M, Brokordt K, Winkler F. 2016. Molecular characterization of two ferritins of the scallop Argopecten purpuratus and gene expressions in association with early development, immune response and growth rate. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology B. 198:46-56.  

Oyanedel D, Gonzalez R, Flores-Herrera P, Brokordt K, Rosa R, Mercado L, Schmitt P. 2016. Molecular characterization of an inhibitor of NF-κB in the scallop Argopecten purpuratus: first insights into its role on antimicrobial peptide regulation in a mollusk. Fish and Shellfish Immunology. 52: 85-93.

Brokordt K*, González R, Farías W, Winkler F. 2015. Potential response to selection of HSP70 as a component of innate immunity in the abalone Haliotis rufescens. PLoS ONE 10(11): e0141959. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0141959

Brokordt K*, Pérez H, Herrera C, Gallardo A. 2015. Reproduction reduces HSP70 expression capacity in Argopecten purpuratus scallops subject to hypoxia and heat stress. Aquatic Biology 23:265-274.

Brokordt K*, Winkler F, Farías W, González R, Castaño F, Fullsack P, Herbinger C. 2015. Changes of heritability and genetic correlations in production traits over time in red abalone (Haliotis rufescens) under culture. Aquaculture Research. 46: 2248–2259 (ISI)

Jeno K & Brokordt K. 2014. Nutritional status affects the capacity of the snail Concholepas concholepas to synthesize Hsp70 when exposed to stressors associated with tidal regimes in the intertidal zone. Marine Biology. 161:1039-1049 

Brokordt K, Winkler F, Farías W, González R, Castaño F, Fullsack P, Herbinger C. 2014. Changes of heritability and genetic correlations in production traits over time in red abalone (Haliotis rufescens) under culture. Aquaculture Research.doi:10.1111/are.12382 

González R, Lohrmann K, Pizarro J, Brokordt K. 2014. Differential susceptibility to the Withering Syndrome agent and renal coccidia in juvenile Haliotis rufescens, Haliotis discus hannai and the interspecific hybrid. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 116: 13-17 

Brokordt K, Pérez H, Campos F. 2013. Environmental hypoxia reduces escape response capacity of juvenile and adult scallopsArgopecten purpuratus. Journal of Shellfish Research. accepted Ç

Brokordt K, Farías W, Llohrente J, Winkler F. 2012.

Heritability and genetic correlations of escape behaviours in juvenile scallopArgopecten purpuratus. Animal Behaviour. 84: 479-484 

González R, Brokordt K, Lohrmann K. 2012. Physiological performance of juvenile Haliotis rufescens and Haliotis discus hannaiabalone exposed to the withering syndrome agent. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 111: 20-26 

Hégaret H, Brokordt K, Gaymer C, Lohrmann K, García C, Varela D. 2012. Effects of the toxic dinoflagellate Alexandrium catenella on histopathogical and escape responses of the Northern scallop Argopecten purpuratus. Harmful Algae. 18: 74–83

García, R.M. & F.M. Winkler. 2012. Asociación del color de la concha de reproductores de Argopecten purpuratus (Lamark, 1819) con la supervivencia, crecimiento y desarrollo larval de sus progenies. Latin American Journal of Aquatic Sciences. (MS # 548) in press.

Guderley H, Brokordt K, Pérez H, Marty Y, Kraffe E. 2011. Diet and performance in the scallop, Argopecten purpuratus: force production during escape responses and mitochondrial oxidative capacities. Aquat. Living Resour. 24: 261–271.

Brokordt KB, Núñez A, Gaymer C. 2011. Improving escape responses of hatchery-reared scallops Argopecten purpuratus. Mar Biol. 158: 1311–1318.

Pérez HM, Brokordt K, Tremblay R, Guderley H. 2011. Allozyme heterozygosity and escape response performance of the scallops, Argopecten purpuratus and Placopecten magellanicus. Mar. Biol. 158:1903–1913

Concha, C.P., E. Figueroa R. & F.M. Winkler. 2011. Asociación entre la tasa de autofecundación y la frecuencia de larvas malformadas en el ostión del norte, Argopecten purpuratus (Lamarck, 1819). Latin American Journal of Aquatic Sciences, 39(2): 327-337.

Monaco C, Brokordt K, Gaymer C. 2010. Latitudinal thermal gradient effect on the cost of living of the intertidal porcelain crab Petrolisthes granulosus. Aquat. Biol. 9: 23-33.

González G, Brokordt K, Winkler F. 2010. Repeatability of physiological traits in juvenile Pacific abalone, Haliotis discus hannai. Mar. Biol. 157: 2195-2203.

Brokordt K, Leiva N, Jeno K, Martínez G, Winkler F. 2009. Effect of allozyme heterozygosity on basal and induced levels of heat shock protein (Hsp70), in juvenile Concholepas concholepas (Mollusca). J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 370: 18-26.

Pérez HM, Brokordt K, Martínez G, Guderley H. 2009. Effect of spawning on force production during escape responses of the scallop Argopecten purpuratus. Mar Biol. 156:1585–1593.

Marchant, S., P.A. Haye, S.A. Marín, & F.M. Winkler. 2009. Genetic diversity reveled with microsatellite DNA markers in a population of Haliotis discus hannai under a breeding program. Aquaculture Research 40:298-304.

Barrios, J.V., Gaymer, C.F., Vásquez, J.A., Brokordt, K.B. 2008. Effects of the degree of autotomy on feeding and growth of the multi-armed sea star Heliaster helianthus. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 361: 21-27.

Thiel, M., Macaya, E.C., Acuña, E., Arntz, W.E., Bastias, H., Brokordt, K., Camus, P.A., Castilla, J.C., Castro, L.R., Cortés, M., Dumont, C.P., Escribano, R., Fernandez, M., Gajardo, J.A., Gaymer, C.F., Gomez, I., González, A.E., González, H.E., Haye, P.A., Illanes, J.E., Iriarte, J.L., Lancellotti, D.A., Luna-Jorquera, G., Luxoro, C., Manriquez, P.A., Marín, V., Muñoz, P., Navarrete, S.A., Perez, E., Poulin, E., Sellanes, J., Sepúlveda, H.H., Stotz, W., Tala, F., Thomas, A., Vargas, C.A., Vasquez, J.A. & A. Vega. 2007. The Humboldt current system of northern-central Chile: oceanographic processes, ecological interactions and socio-economic feedback. Oceanogr. Mar. Biol. Annu. Rev. 45: 195-344.

Marín, S.A., P.A. Haye, S. Marchant & F.M. Winkler. 2007. Molecular markers applied to analyze specific status in abalones with ambiguous morphology. Journal of Shellfish Research 26(3):833-837.

Collin, R., O. Chaparro, F. Winkler & D. Véliz. 2007. Molecular phylogenetic and embryological evidence that feeding larvae have been reacquired in a marine gastropod. Biological Bulletin 212:83-92.

Brokordt K, Winkler F. 2006. Genotypic effects of glycolytic enzymes on the levels of energy substrates in gonad and muscle of Argopecten purpuratus. J of Shellfish Reasearch 25 (1): 268-269.

Díaz-Guisado D, Gaymer CF, Brokordt KB, Lawrence JM. 2006. Autotomy reduces feeding, energy storage and growth of the sea star Stichaster striatus. J Exp Mar Biol Ecol. 338: 73-80.

Brokordt K, Fernández M, Gaymer C. 2006. Domestication reduces the capacity to escape from predators. J exp Mar Biol Ecol. 329: 11-19..

Guderley H, Brokordt K, Lafrance M, Himmelman J, Nusetti O, Cliché G, Jansoone X, Nadeau M, Bourgeouis M. 2006. Les réponses de fuite et la vitalité des pétoncles : Chlamys islandica, Euvola ziczac et Placopecten magellanicus. In: Nadeau, M., Tita, G. (Eds.) «Prédation du pétoncle et gestion des ensemencements». MAPAQ, DIT, Compte rendu no 24, 54 p. ISBN 2-550-47009-5

Brokordt K, Guderley H. 2004. Binding of glycolytic enzymes in scallop adductor muscle is altered by reproductive status. Mar Ecol Prog Ser. 268: 141-149.

Brokordt K. 2004. Función Mitocondrial y Enzimas Mitocondriales, En: FUNDAMENTOS Y TÉCNICAS DE ECOFISIOLOGÍA OXIDATIVA EN ORGANISMOS ACUÁTICOS (A. Maeda Ed.). México.

Brokordt K, Guderley H. 2004. Energetic requirements during gonad maturation and spawning in scallops: sex differences in Chlamys islandica. J of Shellfish Reasearch 23: 25-32.

Gaymer C, Guisado C, Brokordt K, Himmelman J. 2004. Gonad structure and gamete morphology of the eastern South Pacific chiton Acanthopleura echinata Barnes, 1824. Veliger 47:153-164.


Winkler, F. M., García-Melys D. &Palma-Rojas, C. 2004. Karyotypes of three South East Pacific flounder species of the family Paralichthyidae. Aquaculture Research 35:1295-1298..


Brokordt, K. 2003. Integrando Genética y Ecofisiología: Efecto del Grado de Heterocigosidad Sobre la Adecuación Biológica de Bivalvos Marinos. En: Fisiología Ecológica y Evolutiva de Animales. F.Bozinobic (Ed). Ediciones Universidad Católica de Chile. 531 pp.

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