MIT EAPS Directory

Angel Mojarro

Graduate Student

Journal Publications:

Mojarro, A., J. Hachey, R. Bailey, M. Brown, R. Doebler ,G. Ruvkun, M. T. Zuber, & C. E. Carr. Nucleic acid extraction and sequencing from low-biomass synthetic Mars analog soils for in situ life detection. Astrobiology, 2018 (In review)

Mojarro, A., J. Hachey ,G. Ruvkun, M. T. Zuber, & C. E. Carr. CarrierSeq: a sequence analysis workflow for low-input nanopore sequencing. BMC Bioinformatics, 2018

Mojarro, A., G. Ruvkun, M. T. Zuber, & C. E. Carr. Nucleic Acid Extraction from Synthetic Mars Analog Soils for In Situ Life detection. Astrobiology, 2017

Bova, S. C., T. D. Herbert, Y. Rosenthal, J. Kalansky, M. Altabet, C. Chazen, A. Mojarro, & J. Zech. Upward-propagating change in Eastern Equatorial Pacific intermediate water heat and carbon content during deglaciation. Paleoceanography, 2015

Conference Publications:

Mojarro, A., J. Hachey, R. Bailey, M. Brown, R. Doebler, G. Ruvkun, M. T. Zuber, & C. E. Carr. Nucleic Acid Extraction and Sequencing from Low-Biomass Synthetic Mars Analog Soils. Lunar & Planetary Science XLVIII, The Woodlands, Texas, March 21-25, 2017, Abstract #1585

Carr, C. E., A. Mojarro, J. Hachey, K. Saboda., J. Tani, S.A. Bhattaru, A. Smith, A. Pontefract, M.T. Zuber, M. Finney, R. Doebler, M. Brown, R. Talbot, V. Nguyen, R. Bailey, T. Ferguson, G. Church, & G. Ruvkun Towards In Situ Sequencing for Life Detection. Aerospace Conference, IEEE, Big Sky, Montana, March 4-11, 2017, Abstract #2353

Mojarro, A., J. Hachey, J. Tani, A. Smith, S.A. Bhattaru, A. Pontefract, R. Doebler, M. Brown, G. Ruvkun, M. T. Zuber, & C. E. Carr. Nucleic Acid Extraction and Sequencing for In Situ Life Detection on Mars. 3rd International Workshop on Instrumentation for Planetary Missions, Pasadena, CA, October 24-27, 2016, Abstract #4095

Carr, C. E., A. Mojarro, J. Tani, S.A. Bhattaru, M.T. Zuber, R. Doebler, M. Brown, K. Herrington, R. Talbot, C. Fuller, M. Finney, G. Church, & G. Ruvkun Advancing the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Genomes. Aerospace Conference, IEEE, Big Sky, Montana, 2016, Abstract #2676

Mojarro, A., G. Ruvkun, M. T. Zuber, & C. E. Carr. Human Exploration at Valles Marineris: The Past, Present, and Future of life on Mars, First Landing Site/Exploration Zone Workshop for Human Missions to the Surface of Mars, 2015, Abstract #1036

Research Description

My research is focused on the search for life on Mars, biomarker preservation, and the origins of life on Earth.

Contact Information

Office

E25-647

Education

Brown University, Geological Sciences, Sc.B., 2011