Vanessa Casas
Senior Technician
CSIC/UAB Proteomics Facility, IIBB-CSIC
Office / Phone #:   M2- 131, M2-132 / 93 581 48 55

Medical School, Biochemistry Department, UAB, 08193,
Cerdanyola (Barcelona), Spain


Degree University / School Year
Masters Degree Analytical Chemistry. University of Santiago de Compostela
University of Santiago de Compostela
Disertation :"To optimize a methodology based in solid phase microextraction in order to determine pyrethroids in water samples" University of Santiago de Compostela


- Biological Mass spectrometry.
- Phosphoproteomics, proteomics
- Peptide mass fingerprinting, peptide sequencing, shotgun proteomics
- 2D gel electrophoresis, image analysis, DIGE.
- MALDI-TOF analysis, liquid chromatography

- Bioinformatic tools.

-Analysis of Environmental samples.


 - Casas V., Llompart M., García-Jares C., Cela R., Dagnac T. Effets of sample pretreatment and storage conditions in the determination of pyrethroids in water samples by solid-phase microextraction and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Anal Bioanal Chem. 2007 Mar; 387(5): 1841-1849.

- Casas V. Llompart M., García-Jares R., Cela R., Dagnac T. Multivariate optimization of the factors influencing the solid-phase microextraction of pyrethroid pesticides in water. J. Chromatogr A. 2006 Aug; 1124(1-2): 148-156.

- Polo M., Casas V., Llompart M., García-Jares C., Cela R. New approach based on solid-phase microextration to estimate polydimethylsiloxane fibre coating-water distribution coefficients for brominated flame retardants. J.Chromatogr A. 2006 Aug; 1124(1-2): 121-129.

- M.Carrascal, D. Ovelleiro, V. Casas, M. Gay and J. Abian. Journal Proteome Research,  2008 7, 5167-5176. Phosphorylation Analysis Of Primary Human T Lymphocytes Using Sequential Imac And Titanium Oxide Enrichment.
- D.Ovelleiro1 and M.Carrascal1, V.Casas and J.Abian. Proteomics 9, 2009. LymPHOS: Design of a phosphosite database of primary human T cells. (Both authors have contributed equally).

- M. Carrascal, M.Gay, D. Ovelleiro, V. Casas, E. Gelpí and J. Abian. Journal of Proteome Research 9, 876-884, 2010. Characterization of the human plasma phosphoproteome using Linear IonTrap mass spectrometry and multiple search engines.

- B. Rocha, V. Calamia, V. Casas, M. Carrascal, F.J. Blanco, C. Ruíz-Romero. Journal of Proteome Research 12, 1054-1054 (2014). Secretome Analysis of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells Undergoing Chondrogenic Differentiation.

- T.D. Nguyen, M. Carrascal, O. Gallardo, O. Vidal-Cortes, V. Casas, M. Gay, V.Ch. Phan, J. Abian. The phosphoproteome of Human Jurkat T cell clones upon costimulation with anti-CD3/anti-CD28 antibodies.J. Proteomics 2016, 10, 190-198. doi: 10.1016/j.jprot.2015.10.029

- Vialas V, Sun Z, Reales-Calderón JA, Hernáez ML, Casas V, Carrascal M, Abián J, Monteoliva L, Deutsch EW, Moritz RL, Gil C. A comprehensive Candida albicans Peptide Atlas build enables deep proteome coverage. J. Proteomics 2016, 10, 122-30. doi: 10.1016/j.jprot.2015.10.019