Students

Surysadai Arias Escalante

Surysadai Arias Escalante

Posted 04/12/2015

Surysadai is currently doing her Biomedicine undergrauduate thesis research in the Laboratory of Hospital and Community Infections Programme led by Dr Rosa Rocha-Gracia, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla. Chikungunya is a viral disease transmitted to humans by infected mosquitoes. It causes fever and severe joint pain. This virus has infected thousands of people in different geographical areas of Mexico, due to migration, presence of ...

Erwan Atcheson, DPhil Candidate

Erwan Atcheson, DPhil Candidate

Posted 30/11/2015

My work is focused on developing a vaccine for malaria caused by Plasmodium vivax.  Vivax malaria is a serious and neglected tropical disease with 132-391 million clinical cases per year and 2.5 billion people at risk of infection. An effective vaccine against this disease would have a considerable impact and would play a crucial role in eradicating the disease. I am developing a pre-erythrocytic vaccine targeting the sporozoite and liver stages ...

MSc Nallely Garcia-Larragoiti

MSc Nallely Garcia-Larragoiti

Posted 30/11/2015

MSc Nallely Garcia-Larragoiti Graduated in Clinical Biochemistry at Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo (UMSNH). Nallely holds a master in Health Science at UMSNH which is a Quality Consolidated Postgraduate Program of CONACYT. She has experience in Flow cytometry, Isolation of endothelial progenitor cells in autoimmune diseases, Biomarkers of endothelial dysfunction and Haemostasis and vascular biology.  She is currently working ...

Erándeni Lorena Martínez Jiménez

Erándeni Lorena Martínez Jiménez

Posted 16/02/2016

Erandeni (Era) is currently doing her Master thesis research in the Laboratory of Hospital and Community Infections Programme led by Dr Rosa Rocha-Gracia, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla - which is a Quality Consolidated Postgraduate Program of CONACYT- in collaboration with the Neglected Tropical Diseases Programme (The Jenner Institute, NDM) in the research of the development of viral-vectored vaccines against Dengue Virus (DENV) and ...

Eriko Padron-Regalado, DPhil student

Eriko Padron-Regalado, DPhil student

Posted 01/12/2015

DPhil student at the Jenner Institute, NDM: Molecular adjuvants for global infectious diseases, malaria and MERS coronavirus My PhD research is focused on the improvement of the immunogenicity of viral-vectored vaccines using recently discovered molecular adjuvants. Viral-vectored vaccines represent an ideal platform for vaccine development due to their high levels of antigen-specific antibody and T-cell responses. Nevertheless, these ...

Nuriban Valero-Pacheco, PhD Candidate

Nuriban Valero-Pacheco, PhD Candidate

Posted 30/11/2015

Núriban Valero-Pacheco, BSc, MSc, is a PhD candidate in Immunology at the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) in Mexico. He works in the lab of Prof. Constantino López-Macías at the Mexican Social Security Institute, in Mexico City. Dr. López research is focused to study the mechanisms that translate innate immune responses into long-lasting immunity, and its application in the development of new adjuvants and vaccines. Nuriban is currently ...