PHYSA-2-878x1024January 29, 2016: We are pleased to announce that our research group, led by Dr. Carlos Lado, has been recently awarded a grant to develop the 5th stage of the Myxotropic project. Full funding (2015-2018) was approved by the Ministry of the Economy and Competitiveness of the Spanish Government (CGL2014-52584-P). The main objective of this 5th phase of the project is to study arid zones of the Peruvian Tropical Andes.




The Myxomycetes at the ISOP Congress

July 8, 2019: The Myxomycetes, traditionally studied by mycologists, are amoebae, and are now in the interest focus of protistologists. The latest results from project MYXOTROPIC will be shared at the [...]

Sampling in the Peruvian Andes

June 18, 2018: Several members of the research group (Carlos Lado, Arturo Estrada, Iván García-Cunchillos and Italo Treviño) have sampled the Andes of Peru, especially the headwaters of the river Marañón, [...]

Another addition to the team

April 15, 2018: Our research group is growing with the arrival of a new member. We want to introduce you to Italo Treviño Zevallos who has just joined the Real Jardín Botánico [...]

We have discovered a new species

March 19, 2018: The description of a new species of Didymium (Physarales) from Peru, based on a combination of morphological and molecular data, enlarges the list of species of this genus [...]

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