Group members

principal investigator

Cei Abreu


phd students

master students

former members

  • Francisco Medina Paz (master student)
    Currently a PhD student in the group of Martin Heil at Cinvestav Irapuato
  • Roberto Álvarez Martinez (postdoc)
    Currently a Professor at the Facultad de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro
  • Joel Rodríguez Medina (MSc student, co-supervised by Stewart Gillmor)
    Thesis: "Transcriptional regulation of miRNAs by Mediator's CDK8 module in Arabidopsis thaliana"
    Currently a PhD student at UC DAVIS
  • Fernando Salcedo (MSc student, co-supervised by Stewart Gillmor)
    Thesis Project: "Regulatory pathways during seed maturation in Coffea arabica"
  • Liliana Andrés (MSc student, co-supervised by Ruairidh Sawers)
    Currently a bioinformatician at Winter Genomics
    Thesis Project: "Transcriptomic analysis of abiotic stress response in rice and maize"
  • Manuel Razo (Undergrad student. Currently a grad student at Caltech)
    Project: "Predicting the function of regulatory RNAs and proteins with computational genomics"
  • Viridiana Ávila (Research internship. Currently a grad student at PennState)