Research profiles

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. César Antonio Pérez Estudillo

  • Principal Investigator «C» (SNI-1, Prodep).
  • Academic background: Doctorate in Neuroethology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 2006. Master’s degree in Neuroethology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 2003. Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 1999.
  • Research lines: 1) Analysis of histological and electrophysiological evidence to identify mechanisms of neurodegeneration in spinal cord and cerebellum and 2) Strategies of repair of the injured spinal cord and sites distal to damage in male rats.
  • Consolidated academic body: Neurophysiology
  • cesperez@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13059

Dra. Consuelo Morgado-Valle

  • Principal Investigator “C” (SNI-2, Prodep)
  • Academic background:
  • Research lines: 1) Generation of respiratory rhythm in the brain stem and 2) Rett syndrome.
  •  Consolidated academic body: Neurofisiología
  • comorgado@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extensión 13057

Dra. Deissy Herrera Covarrubias

  • Principal Investigator «C» (SNI-1, Prodep)
  • Academic background: Postdoctoral degree, Department of Neuroimmunology, Stress and Endocrinology, University of Ottawa, Canada, 2016; Doctorate in Neuroethology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 2013; Master in Neuroethology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 2009; Bachelor of Nutrition, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 2005.
  • Research Lines: Obesity and Cancer.
  • Consolidated academic body: Neurochemistry.
  • dherrera@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13065

Dr. Fausto Rojas Durán

  • Principal Investigator «C» (SNI-1, Prodep)
  • Academic background: Postdoctoral degree, Department of Pharmacology, University of Minnesota, United States, 2012. Doctorate in Neuroethology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 2011. Master in Neuroethology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 2005. Degree in QFB, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 2000.
  • Research line: Breast cancer
  • Consolidated Academic Body: Neurochemistry
  • frojas@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13051

Dr. Genaro Alfonso Coria Ávila

  • Principal Investigator «C» (SNI-2, Prodep).
  • Academic background: Doctorate in Psychology with specialization in Behavioral Neurosciences, Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology, Concordia University, Canada, 2007. Master in Neuroethology, Instituto de Neuroetología, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 2002. Degree in Zootechnical Veterinary Medicine, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 1998.
  • Research lines: 1) Neurobiology of sexual behavior and reproduction and 2)Ethology of dogs.
  • Consolidated academic body: Neurosciences
  • gcoria@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13066

Dr. Gonzalo Emiliano Aranda Abreu

  • Titular Investigator «C» (SNI-2, Prodep).
  • Education: Doctor of Philosophy, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel, 2001. Master in Genetics and Molecular Biology, CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico, 1995. Degree in Experimental Biology, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico, 1991.
  • Research lines: Analysis of RNA expression and proteins involved in Alzheimer’s disease.
  • Academic body: Neurochemistry
  • garanda@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13052

Dr. Jorge Manzo Denes

  • Principal Investigator «C» (SNI-2, Prodep)
  • Academic background: Doctor of Physiological Sciences, National Autonomous University of Mexico, 1996. Master’s Degree in Reproductive Biology, Universidad Autónoma de Tlaxcala, 1992. Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Universidad Veracruzana, 1988.
  • Research lines: 1) Neurobiology of the cerebellum and 2) Autism
  • Consolidated academic body: Neurosciences
  • jmanzo@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13067

Dr. Jaime Fisher y Salazar

  • Principal investigator «C» (SNI-2, Prodep).
  • Academic background: Postdoctoral degree at the Institute of Philosophy of the Universidad Veracruzana. Doctorate in Philosophy of Science, UNAM, 2008. Master in Philosophy of Science, 2004. Research stay at the University of Salamanca, Spain, 2004-2005. Master in Economics, Economic Research and Teaching Center, AC, 1987. Bachelor in Economics, Universidad Veracruzana, 1985.
  • Research lines: Philosophy of biology, philosophy of neuroscience, philosophy of mind, philosophy of technique.
  • Academic body: Neurosciences
  • jfisher@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13063

Dr. Jorge Manuel Suárez Medellín

  • Academic Technician (SNI-1).
  • Academic background: Doctorate in Food Sciences, Instituto Tecnológico de Veracruz, Mexico, 2012. Master’s Degree in Food Sciences, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 2008. Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico 1999.
  • Research lines: Lanosterol-derived hormonal disruptors isolated from polyporoid fungi.
  • Consolidated academic body: Neurochemistry
  • josuarez@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13056

Dra. Lizbeth Donají Chi Castañeda

  • Principal investigator «C»  (SNI candidate).
  • Academic background: Postdoctoral degree at the Department of Neurotoxicology, CINVESTAV-IPN, 2016. Doctorate in Biomedical Sciences, Universidad Veracruzana, México, 2014. Bachelor in Biological Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Universidad Veracruzana, México, 2010.
  • Research lines: Glutamatergic neurotransmission, Glial cells, Circadian rhythms.
  • Academic body:
  • lchi@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13053

Dr. Luis Beltrán-Parrazal

  • Principal Investigator «C» (SNI-2, Prodep).
  • Academic background:
  • Research lines: 1) Oxidative stress, 2) Neuronal and gliar mitochondrial dynamics and 3) Neurodegenerative diseases.
  • Consolidated academic body: Neurophysiology
  • lubeltran@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13055

Dr. Luis Isauro García Hernández

  • Principal Investigator «C» (SNI-2, Prodep).
  • Academic background: Doctorate in Neuroethology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 2003. Master’s degree in Neuroethology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 2000. Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 1995.
  • Research lines: 1) Regionalization of the cerebellum in the modulation of spinal circuits and control of locomotive patterns in the male rat, 2) Influence of basal ganglia lesion in motor patterns during the sexual behavior of the male rat.
  • Consolidated academic body: Neurosciences
  • luisgarcia@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13062

Dra. María Elena Hernández Aguilar

  • Principal investigator “C» (SNI-2, Prodep).
  • Academic background: Doctorate in Physiology, UNAM, Mexico, 1997. Master in Physiology, UNAM, Mexico, 1993. Degree in Biology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 1989.
  • Research line: Prostate neuroendocrinology: Hyperplasia and prostate cancer.
  • Consolidated Academic Body: Neurochemistry
  • elenahernandez@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13068

Dra. María Leonor López Meraz

  • Principal Investigator «C» (SNI-2, Prodep).
  • Academic background: Post-Document at the University of California, United States, 2008. Doctorate in Sciences, with specialty in Neuropharmacology and experimental therapeutics, CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico, 2005. Master of Science, specializing in Pharmacology, CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico, 2002. Degree in Biological Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 1998.
  • Research lines: 1) Pathophysiology of epilepsy and 2) Mechanisms of neuronal death.
  • Consolidated academic body: Neurophysiology
  • leonorlopez@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13054

Dra. María Rebeca Toledo Cárdenas

  • Principal Investigator «C» (SNI-1, Prodep).
  • Academic background: PhD in Biological Sciences, UAM, Mexico, 2005. Master in Neuroethology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 1999. Degree in Biology, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico, 1993.
  • Research line: Circadic rhythms
  • Academic body: Neurochemistry
  • rtoledo@uv.mx / +52 (228) 8 41 89 00 extension 13064