Dr Míriam Pérez-Trujillo

Graduate in Chemistry at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) (1995-1999). PhD in Chemistry at the UAB (2000-2004). Thesis subject: Enantiodifferentiation by NMR spectroscopy


Permanent researcher at the NMR research group of Dr. Teodor Parella at the Servei de RMN of the UAB, SeRMN-UAB (2005 to present).

Visiting researcher at the group of Dr. L. T. Kuhn, European Neuroscience Institute & Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen (2012).

Visiting researcher at the group of Prof. J. K. Nicholson and Prof. J. C.
Lindon, Imperial College London (2010 and 2011).

Visiting PhD student at the group of Prof. A. P. Davis, University of Bristol (2002).


        ·  Study of complex (biological) mixtures
        ·  Metabolomics and metabolic profiling
        ·  Chiral recognition
        ·  NMR-based methods


Adjunct lecturer at the Department of Chemistry, UAB (2012 to present)


· Coping with iron limitation: a metabolomic study of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. A. Rivas‑Ubach,* · A. T. Poret‑Peterson, · J. Peñuelas, · J. Sardans, M. Pérez‑Trujillo, C. Legido‑Quigley, M. Oravec, O. Urban, J. J. Elser. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum, 2018, 40:28DOI

· Molecule confirmation and structure characterization of pentatriaconta-trienyl mycolate in Mycobacterium smegmatis. M. Llorens-Fons, E. Julián, M. Luquin* and M. Pérez-Trujillo* Chemistry and Physics of Lipids, 2017, Accepted Manuscript. DOI

· Direct monitoring of exogenous γ-hydroxybutyric acid in body fluids by NMR spectroscopy. M. Palomino-Schätzlein, Y. Wang, A. D. Brailsford, T. Parella, D. A. Cowan, C. Legido-Quigley and M. Pérez-Trujillo* Analytical Chemistry, 2017, 89 (16), pp 8343–8350. DOI   On media: spectroscopynow.com  phys.org  / uab newsroom / sciencedaily.com  /  canadafreepress.com / forensicmag.com  / cbinsights.com

· Chiral recognition by dissolution DNP NMR spectroscopy of 13C-labeled DL-methionine. E. Monteagudo, A. Virgili, T. Parella and M. Pérez-Trujillo* Analytical Chemistry, 2017, 89, 4934-4944. DOI

· Trehalose polyphleates, external cell wall lipids in mycobacterium abscessus, are associated with the formation of clumps with cording morphology, which have been associated with virulence. M. Llorens-Fons, M. Pérez-Trujillo, E. Julián, C. Brambilla, F. Alcaide, T. F. Byrd and M. Luquin* Frontiers in Microbiology, 2017, 8:1402. DOI

· Preliminary evaluation of Pleurotus ostreatus for the removal of selected   pharmaceuticals from hospital wastewater. L. Palli,* F. Castellet‐Rovira, M. Pérez‐Trujillo, D. Caniani, M. Sarrà‐Adroguer, R. Gori Biotechnology Progress, 2017, 33 (6), 1529–1537. DOI

· Long-term fertilization determines different metabolomic profiles and responses in saplings of three rainforest tree species with different adult canopy position. A. Gargallo-Garriga,* S. J. Wright, J. Sardans, M. Pérez-Trujillo, M. Oravec, K. Večeřová, O. Urban, M. Fernández-Martínez, T. Parella, J. Peñuelas PLoS ONE, 2017, 812(5): e0177030. DOI