Jacek Wierzchos
Jacek Wierzchos
Researcher of National Museum of Natural Sciences - CSIC, Madrid
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Endolithic cyanobacteria in halite rocks from the hyperarid core of the Atacama Desert
J Wierzchos, C Ascaso, CP McKay
Astrobiology 6 (3), 415-422, 2006
Lichens survive in space: results from the 2005 LICHENS experiment
LG Sancho, R De la Torre, G Horneck, C Ascaso, A de Los Rios, ...
Astrobiology 7 (3), 443-454, 2007
Facilitation of endolithic microbial survival in the hyperarid core of the Atacama Desert by mineral deliquescence
AF Davila, B Gómez‐Silva, A de Los Rios, C Ascaso, H Olivares, ...
Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences 113 (G1), 2008
Application of back‐scattered electron imaging to the study of the lichen‐rock interface
J Wierzchos, C Ascaso
Journal of Microscopy 175 (1), 54-59, 1994
Astrobiology through the ages of Mars: the study of terrestrial analogues to understand the habitability of Mars
AG Fairén, AF Davila, D Lim, N Bramall, R Bonaccorsi, J Zavaleta, ...
Astrobiology 10 (8), 821-843, 2010
Hygroscopic salts and the potential for life on Mars
AF Davila, LG Duport, R Melchiorri, J Jaenchen, S Valea, A de Los Rios, ...
Astrobiology 10 (6), 617-628, 2010
Chains of magnetite crystals in the meteorite ALH84001: Evidence of biological origin
EI Friedmann, J Wierzchos, C Ascaso, M Winklhofer
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 98 (5), 2176-2181, 2001
Microstructural characterization of cyanobacterial mats from the McMurdo Ice Shelf, Antarctica
A de Los Ríos, C Ascaso, J Wierzchos, E Fernández-Valiente, A Quesada
Applied and Environmental Microbiology 70 (1), 569-580, 2004
Microorganisms in desert rocks: the edge of life on Earth
J Wierzchos, A Ríos, C Ascaso
Sociedad Española de Microbiología, 2012
In situ evaluation of the biodeteriorating action of microorganisms and the effects of biocides on carbonate rock of the Jeronimos Monastery (Lisbon)
C Ascaso, J Wierzchos, V Souza-Egipsy, A De los Rıos, JD Rodrigues
International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 49 (1), 1-12, 2002
Microbial colonization of Ca‐sulfate crusts in the hyperarid core of the Atacama Desert: implications for the search for life on Mars
J Wierzchos, B Cámara, A de Los Rios, AF Davila, IM Sánchez Almazo, ...
Geobiology 9 (1), 44-60, 2011
Survival of lichens and bacteria exposed to outer space conditions–results of the Lithopanspermia experiments
R de La Torre, LG Sancho, G Horneck, A de los Ríos, J Wierzchos, ...
Icarus 208 (2), 735-748, 2010
Early evolution and ecology of camouflage in insects
R Pérez-de la Fuente, X Delclòs, E Peñalver, M Speranza, J Wierzchos, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109 (52), 21414-21419, 2012
Acid microenvironments in microbial biofilms of Antarctic endolithic microecosystems
A Los Ríos, J Wierzchos, LG Sancho, C Ascaso
Environmental microbiology 5 (4), 231-237, 2003
Microbial colonization of halite from the hyper-arid Atacama Desert studied by Raman spectroscopy
P Vítek, HGM Edwards, J Jehlička, C Ascaso, A De los Ríos, S Valea, ...
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical …, 2010
Comparative analysis of the microbial communities inhabiting halite evaporites of the Atacama Desert
A Ríos, S Valea, C Ascaso, AF Davila, J Kastovsky, CP McKay, ...
Sociedad Española de Microbiología, 2010
Adaptation strategies of endolithic chlorophototrophs to survive the hyperarid and extreme solar radiation environment of the Atacama Desert
J Wierzchos, J DiRuggiero, P Vítek, O Artieda, V Souza-Egipsy, P Škaloud, ...
Frontiers in microbiology 6, 934, 2015
Microbial diversity and the presence of algae in halite endolithic communities are correlated to atmospheric moisture in the hyper‐arid zone of the A tacama D esert
CK Robinson, J Wierzchos, C Black, A Crits‐Christoph, B Ma, J Ravel, ...
Environmental microbiology 17 (2), 299-315, 2015
Morphological and chemical features of bioweathered granitic biotite induced by lichen activity
J Wierzchos, C Ascaso
Clays and Clay Minerals 44, 652-657, 1996
Ecology of endolithic lichens colonizing granite in continental Antarctica
A De Los Rios, J Wierzchos, LG Sancho, TGA Green, C Ascaso
The lichenologist 37 (5), 383-395, 2005
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