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Ms. Anna Karen Hernández Gallardo - Graduate student

Ferritin assembly & iron homeostasis in
Biotechnology Engineer (2019) National Polytechnic Institute
Masters in Physiology (2020) Cinvestav

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Ms. Alma Isabel Santos Díaz - Graduate student (started as undergrad)

Effect of caloric restriction on the chemical composition of organs in the rat
Nutritionist (2017) National Autonomous University of the State of Hidalgo

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Mr. Carlos Tejeda Guzmán - Graduate student

Mechanisms of zinc storage in
Biotechnology Engineer (2013) National Polytechnic Institute
Masters in Physiology (2015) Cinvestav
Publication list for Carlos Tejeda Guzmán

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Dr. Johana Vásquez Procopio

Metallomes of pregnant women affected by Covid 19
in collaboration with
Dr. Guadalupe Estrada of the National Institute of Perinatology

Biochemical Engineer (2012) Technological Institute of Tuxtepec
Masters in Physiology (2015) Cinvestav
PhD in Physiology (2020) Cinvestav
Manganese deficiency in

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Ms. Beatriz Osorio - Lab manager & Research Technician

Graduate of the National School of Biological Sciences of the Instituto Politécnico Nacional; provides research assistance to various projects.

Mr. Benjamín Muñoz Ramírez
- Technician

Responsible for the maintenance of the fly stocks.

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Ms. Luz María Buendía Rangel - Secretary

Provides secretarial assistance to the laboratory.

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Dr. Fanis Missirlis - Head of the laboratory, SNI level 2 , Cinvestav 3C

My scientific interests span many questions in the biology of metals. They are described in these pages and explored through collaborations with students and colleagues around the

Graduate of Biology (1997) University of Patras.
Ph.D. (2002) from Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, University of Guelph, Canada with research component based at the Max-Planck für biophysikalische Chemie in Göttingen, Germany.
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy of the UK (2012).
Editor of PLoS One and of Frontiers in Pharmacology

Previous Posts:
Lecturer of Cell Biology, Queen Mary University of London (2007-2012)
Visiting Fellow,
Instituto de Neurobiología, UNAM - Campus Juriquilla (2007)
Research Fellow,
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland (2002-2007)