Profesora agregada interina

Research group: Lipids i compostos bioactius (Cadena alimentària i salut) LIBIFOOD

Contact Information
Department of Biochemistry and Physiology
AV. Joan XXIII s/n, Dept. Fisiologia, Edifici B, 3a planta, Fac. Farmàcia

Relevant publications

Martín-Venegas, R.; Soriano-García, J.F.; Vinardell, M.P.; Geraert, P.A.; Ferrer, R. Oligomers are not the limiting factor in the absorption of DL-2-hydroxy-4-(methylthio)butanoic acid in the chicken small intestine. In Poultry Science. Volume 85. 2006
Martín-Venegas, R.; Rodríguez-Lagunas, M.J.; Geraert, P. A.; Ferrer, R. Monocarboxylate transporter 1 mediates DL-2-hydroxy-(4-methylthio)butanoic acid transport across the apical membrane of Caco-2 cell monolayers. In Journal of Nutrition. Volume 137. 2007
Martín-Venegas, R.; Rodríguez-Lagunas, M.J.; Mercier, Y.; Geraert, P.A.; Ferrer, R. Effect of pH on L- and D-methionine uptake across the apical membrane of Caco-2 cells. In American Journal of Physiology-Cell Physiology. Volume 296. 2009
Rodríguez-Lagunas, M.J.; Martín-Venegas, R.; Moreno, J.J.; Ferrer, R. PGE2 promotes Ca2+-mediated epithelial barrier disruption through EP1 and EP4 receptors in Caco-2 cell monolayers. In American Journal of Physiology-Cell Physiology. Volume 299. Number 2. 2010
Martín-Venegas, R.; Brufau, M.R.; Mercier, Y.; Geraert, P.A.; Ferrer, R. Intestinal cell conversion of DL-2-hydroxy-(4-methylthio)butanoic acid in vitro: dietary up-regulation by this methionine precursor. In British Journal of Nutrition. Volume 106. 2011
Badia, R.; Brufau, M.T.; Guerrero-Zamora, A.M.; Lizardo, R.; Dobrescu, I.; Martín-Venegas, R.; Ferrer, R.; Salmon, H.; Martínez, P.; Brufau, J. Beta-galactomannan and Saccharomyces cerevisiae var. Boulardii modulate immune response against Salmonella enterica ser. Typhimurium in porcine intestinal epithelial and dendritic cells. In Clinical And Vaccine Immunology. Volume 19. 2012 . https://doi.org/10.1128/CVI.05532-11
Martín-Venegas, R.; Brufau, M.T.; Guerrero-Zamora, A.M.; Mercier, Y.; Geraert, P.A.; Ferrer, R. The methionine precursor DL-2-hydroxy-(4-methylthio)butanoic acid protects intestinal epithelial barrier function. In Food Chemistry. Volume 141. 2013
Moreno, J.J.; Martin-Venegas, R.; Cabral, M. Differential cell growth/apoptosis behaviour of 13-hydroxyoctadecadienoic acid enantiomers in a colorectal cancer cell line. In American Journal of Physiology-Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology. Volume 307. 2014 . https://doi.org/10.1152/AJPGI.00064.2014
Martin-Venegas, R.; Brufau, M.T.; Mañas-Cano, O.; Mercier, Y.; Nonis, M.K.; Ferrer, R. Monocarboxylate transporter 1 is up-regulated in Caco-2 cells by the methionine precursor DL-2-hydroxy-(4-methylthio)butanoic acid. In The Veterinary Journal. Volume 202. 2014 . https://doi.org/10.1016/J.TVJL.2014.09.019
Brufau, M.T.; MartIn-Venegas, R.; Guerrero-Zamora, A.M.; Pérez-Vendrell, A.M.; Vilà, B.; Brufau, J.; Ferrer, R. Dietary β-galactomannans have beneficial effects on the intestinal morphology of chickens challenged with Salmonella enterica serovar Enteritidis. In Journal of Animal Science. Volume 93. 2015 . https://doi.org/10.2527/jas.2014-7219