Dr. Alejandra Medina Rivera
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Dr. Alejandra Medina Rivera

Alejandra obtained her Ph.D. in 2012 from the Biomedical Sciences Program at the National University of Mexico (UNAM), with a project developed under a cotutorship between Dr. Collado, at UNAM, and Dr. van Helden at the Université libre de Bruxelles. Since her Ph.D., she has been focused on developing bioinformatic tools, and strategies to study gene...

Dr. Lucía Morales
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Dr. Lucía Morales

Lucía Morales received her Ph.D. in molecular genetics and genomics from the University Pierre and Marie Curie and the Pasteur-Paris University International Ph.D. program under the supervision of Dr. Bernard Dujon. During her Ph.D. thesis and postdoc at the Pasteur Institute, she studied the role of genomic rearrangements in the evolution of natural yeast genomes...

Dr. María C. Ávila Arcos
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Dr. María C. Ávila Arcos

María obtained her BSc degree in Genomic Sciences from UNAM (National University of Mexico) in 2009. Soon after that she moved to Copenhagen, Denmark to study a Ph.D. specializing in Paleogenomics at the Centre for GeoGenetics under the supervision of Tom Gilbert. She obtained her Ph.D. diploma in 2013 and stayed an extra year as...

Dr. C. Daniela Robles-Espinoza
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Dr. C. Daniela Robles-Espinoza

Daniela obtained her Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge, UK, in February 2015, under the supervision of Dr. David Adams at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. During her PhD and postdoctoral research, she studied the mechanisms of genetic predisposition to the aggressive skin cancer melanoma, and contributed to the development of tools to interpret and...

Dr. V. Diego Ortega del Vecchyo
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Dr. V. Diego Ortega del Vecchyo

Diego obtained his Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2016 under the cotutorship of John Novembre and Kirk Lohmueller. His graduate research was focused on how demographic history impacts the genetic variation of alleles under natural selection using genomic information from canines and humans. Following his PhD studies, he did a Postdoc...