Back De Cubas, Laura


Department of Medicine and Life Sciences (MELIS)
PhD Student
  • 2013-2017   Degree in Biology, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid (Spain).
  • 2017-2018   Master in Molecular Biotechnology, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona (Spain).
  • 2018-present   PhD student, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona (Spain).



de Cubas, L., Mallor, J., Herrera-Fernández, V., Ayté, J., Vicente, R. and Hidalgo, E. (2023) Expression of the H2O2 biosensor roGFP-Tpx1.C169S in fission and budding yeasts and Jurkat cells to compare intracellular H2O2 levels, transmembrane gradients and response to metals. Antioxidants 12:706.

Princová, J., Salat-Canela, C., Daněk, P., Marešová, A., de Cubas, L., Bahler, J., Ayté, J., Hidalgo, E. and Převorovský, M. (2023) Perturbed fatty-acid metabolism is linked to localized chromatin hyperacetylation, increased stress-response gene expression and resistance to oxidative stress. PLoS Genet. 18:e1010582.

Vega, M., Castillo, D., de Cubas, L., Wuang, Y., Huang, Y., Hidalgo, E. and Cabrera, M. (2022) Antagonistic effects of mitochondrial matrix and intermembrane space on yeast aging. BMC Biol. 20:160.

de Cubas, L., Pak, V.V., Belousov, V.V., Ayté, J. and Hidalgo, E. (2021) The mitochondria-to-cytosol H2O2 gradient is caused by peroxiredoxin-dependent cytosolic scavenging. Antioxidants 10:731.

Carmona, M., de Cubas, L., Bautista, E., Moral-Blanch, M., Medrano-Fernández, I., Sitia, R., Boronat, S., Ayté, J. and Hidalgo, E. (2019) Monitoring cytosolic H2O2 fluctuations from altered plasma membrane gradients or from mitochondrial activity. Nat. Commun. 10:4526.