Principal Investigators

Dr Antonio Berlanga-Taylor

Dr Antonio Berlanga-Taylor

Posted 20/06/2016

After graduating in medicine (UNAM, Mexico), I obtained an MSc in Immunology (NDM, Oxon), a DPhil in Genomic Medicine (NDM, Oxon), held an MRC CGAT Fellowship in Computational Genomics at the University of Oxford and currently work as an MRC Intermediate Research Fellow in Computational Biology and Epidemiology, MRC-PHE Centre for Environment and Health, at Imperial College London. My research interests lie at the intersection of inflammation ...

Prof Lucy Dorrell

Prof Lucy Dorrell

Posted 03/09/2015

Prof Lucy Dorrell previously held research fellowships at Imperial College London, MRC Laboratories, The Gambia and the University of Oxford. Lucy is a Member of Congregation, Supervisor, Group Head / PI and Consultant Physician. The focus of Lucy Dorrell’s Research Group is the development of vaccines and T cell-based therapies for prevention and eradication of HIV, HIV / hepatitis C co-infections and high risk human papillomavirus infections ...

MSP Gloria Alicia Figueroa Aguilar

MSP Gloria Alicia Figueroa Aguilar

Posted 27/05/2015

  I studied a degree in Chemical Pharmacobiology in Michoacan at the University of “San Nicolas de Hidalgo” (1986-1991). I have a master´s degree in Public Health at the National Institute of Public Health (2005-2007). From 1992 to 1996 I was trained as an analyst in the State Laboratory of Health Regulation of the Ministry of Health of Michoacan, occupying the leadership of the same from 1997 to 2007. In 2008, when construction of the ...

Dr Lilia González Cerón

Dr Lilia González Cerón

Posted 14/12/2015

Dr González Cerón, bachelors in Microbiology,  National School of Biological Sciences of the National Polithecnics Institute, ENCB- IPN (1986), MSc in Medical Parasitology by University of London (1991) and PhD by Centre of Research and Advance Studies, IPN (1998) in Mexico D.F.. Scholarships of the programme TDR-OMS/Geneva. Researcher at Regional Research Centre on Public Health of the National Institute of Public Health (Centro Regional de ...

Professor Paul Klenerman

Professor Paul Klenerman

Posted 23/06/2016

We have been working with Constantino Lopez-Macias group at the IMSS in Mexico city on a number of projects relating to infection and immunity. The main project is on T cell immunity to Salmonella type and related organisms. Constantino’s group has led the field in developing porin based vaccines and we are currently studying the T cell responses to porins to understand more about their role in immunity against Typhoid and other infections. We ...

Prof Constantino III Roberto López Macías

Prof Constantino III Roberto López Macías

Posted 27/05/2015

  Head of the Medical Research Unit on Immunochemistry, Specialties Hospital, National Medical Centre “Siglo XXI” of the Mexican Institute for Social Security (IMSS) and NDM Visiting Professor of Immunology. Lecturer at Faculty of Chemistry, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Prof. López-Macías research is focused to study the mechanisms involved in the generation of long lasting Immunity and the application of this ...

Dr Patricia Lozano Zarain

Dr Patricia Lozano Zarain

Posted 30/11/2015

Dr Patricia Lozano Zarain has a PhD in Molecular Biomedicine from Instituto Politécnico Nacional, México, Df. She has experience in the study of relation of host-parasite in systemic infection (sepsis), and the research of the new diagnostic methods of sepsis. At the present time she is working in molecular and structural mechanisms of resistance to antibiotics in isolated Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Klebsiella pneumoniae and Acinetobacter; causing ...

Prof Arturo Reyes-Sandoval

Prof Arturo Reyes-Sandoval

Posted 04/09/2015

I am a Principal Investigator at The Jenner Institute, where I am currently leading a group working on an ambitious research program to pioneer vaccines for 4 neglected and emerging infectious diseases: Dengue, P. vivax malaria, Chikingunya and Chagas disease. My vision is to translate rapidly these vaccine developments to humans by assessing their performance in clinical trials and to take all necessary steps to promote licensing of these ...

Dr Rosa del Carmen Rocha Gracia

Dr Rosa del Carmen Rocha Gracia

Posted 27/05/2015

Rosa Rocha Gracia holds a PhD in Chemical and Biological Sciences from the National School of Biological Sciences of the National Polytechnic Institute, México, DF. She has experience in Molecular Biology, Medical Microbiology (human and veterinary), and in the study of host-parasite relationship mainly in bacterial models like Haemophilus influenzae, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae and Methicillin-resistant staphylococci (MRSA). She ...

Dr Ma Isabel Salazar Sánchez

Dr Ma Isabel Salazar Sánchez

Posted 13/05/2016

I am a virologist working at the Laboratory of Cellular Immunology and Immunopathogenesis at the National School of Biological Sciences, National Polytechnic Institute in México (Laboratorio de Inmunología Celular e Inmunopatogénesis, Escuela Nacional de Ciencias Biologicas, Instituto Politécnico Nacional). It is my interest to examine immunological response and inmunopathogenic events taking place during arboviral infections in humans. For ...