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Dr. Robert Winkler

Position:  Investigador Cinvestav 3B, SNI 3

Telephone: +52 (462) 623 9635

Email: robert.winkler@cinvestav.mx

Laboratory of biochemical and instrumental analysis


 

 

 

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Research Group

 

 


 

 

PhD. Robert Winkler


Research Professor 3C, SNI III
Development of novel methods and technologies for the study of biomolecules. Our strategies can be applied directly in Biological Research, Health Sciences and Quality Control.

 

PhD. María Teresa Carrillo Rayas

 

Mini Mass Spectrometry Analysis (UPC2-MS) for the determination of plant metabolites.
Skills and Expertise: Proteomics, Plant Physiology, Chromatography
 

Ma. Isabel Cristina Elizarraraz Anaya

Técnico en Investigación

 

Postdoctoral Positions

PhD. Sandra Martínez Jarquín


Analysis of mass spectrometry data for plant species and genus identification.
Skills and Expertise: Mass Spectrometry, Low Temperature Plasma, Data Analysis, Metabolomics. 

 

PhD. Ignacio Raúl Rosas Román


Mass spectrometry Imaging aided with laser desorption and LPT ionization.
Skills and Expertise: Digital Circuit Design (FPGA, microcontrollers), Raman and LIBS Spectroscopy, Programming (Assembler, C++, Matlab, R).
 

 

PhD Students

M. Sc. Abigail Moreno Pedraza

Graduate Program: Plant Biotechnology                                                                     


Generation of images of the distribution of compounds using Laser Desorption-Low Temperature Plasma Ionization Mass Spectrometry
Measurement and monitoring of VOCs from plants using an assembled equipment in our laboratory.

Skills and Expertise: Mass Spectrometry, Low Temperature Plasma, Imaging, Metabolomics, Instrumental Chemistry.

M. Sc. Tzitziki González
Graduate Program: Plant Biotechnology


Analysis of the genetic basis of metabolic variation in maize using mass spectrometry.
Skills and Expertise: Plant Physiology, Molecular Biology, Metabolomics.

M. Sc. Hugo Alfredo Medina Medrano
Graduate Program: Plant Biotechnology


Search for metabolic markers for the selection of plant genotypes with interesting root characteristics.
Skills and Expertise: Plant Physiology, Metabolomics, Agronomy.

M. Sc. Héctor Guillén Alonso
Graduate Program: Plant Biotechnology


Study of different ionization-desorption sources coupled simultaneously for mass spectrometry.
Real Time monitoring of Volatile Organic Compounds under ambient mass spectrometry and in-vivo systems.
Skills and Expertise: Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Mass spectrometry, Data Analysis, 3D Printing, R Programming.

M. Sc. Josaphat Miguel Montero Vargas
Graduate Program: Plant Biotechnology


Plant Metabolomics by Mass Spectrometry and their applications in the Biomarker Discovery and Prediction of Phenotypic Characters by Machine Learning.
Study of metabolic profiles associated with the quality of agronomic interest plants such as tomatoes, coffee and corn.
Skills and Expertise: Mass Spectrometry, Metabolomics, Instrumental Chemistry.

M. Sc. Martín Orlando Camargo Escalante
Graduate Program: Plant Biotechnology


Determination of the metabolic changes that occur in response to mechanical damage in the fungus Trichoderma atroviride, with special emphasis on signals derived from polyunsaturated fatty acids such as oxilipins.
Skills and Expertise: Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry.

M. Sc. Raúl Alcalde Vázquez
Graduate Program: Integrative Biology


Detection and real-time measurement of Volatile Organic Compounds emitted by plants through ambient ionization techniques and mass spectrometry.
Skills and Expertise: Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Plant Physiology, Biodeterioration, Biological Chemistry.


Master's Students

QBt Nancy Shyrley García Rojas
Graduate Program: Plant Biotechnology


Analysis of phytochemical compounds by chromatographic techniques and ambient mass spectrometry.
Skills and Expertise: Plant Physiology, Molecular Biology, Chromatography, Quality Control.
 

 

Posdoctorados Concluidos

Dr. Cesaré Ovando Vázquez
 

 

 


 

Graduados Doctorado

 

Laura Margarita López Castillo

Maestra en Ciencias con Especialidad en Biotecnología de Plantas

Estudiante de Doctorado en Biotecnología de Plantas 2010-2015

 

Co-dirección con el Dr. Luis Brieba (LANGEBIO).

 

Identificación de peroxidasas implicadas en resistencia de granos de maíz a insectos poscosecha. Caracterización de Triosafosfato isomerasas de Arabidopsis.

Roberto Gamboa Becerra
Master of Science (Genomic Sciences)


Doctoral student in Plant Biotechnology 2012-2017
Integral Metabolomic Study in Coffea canephora Plants for the Sensory Improvement of Coffee.

Sandra Martínez Jarquín
Master of Science in Plant Biotechnology


Doctoral student in Plant Biotechnology 2012-2017
Strategies for the Analysis of Peptides and Metabolites by Ambient Mass Spectrometry

 

Graduados Maestría

 

Janet Ana Isabel López Arciniega
Lic. Químico Farmacobiólogo

Estudiante de maestría 2011-2012


Análisis proteómico de peroxidasas presentes en granos de maíz (Zea mays) y su posible relación en la resistencia a insectos poscosecha.

Josaphat Miguel Montero Vargas
Lic. Químico Farmacobiólogo
Estudiante de maestría 2011-2012

Evaluación de fenotipos metabólicos de café (Coffea spp.), basados en perfiles químicos de extractos de hojas.
Sandra Martínez Jarquín
Lic. Químico Farmacéutico Biólogo  
Estudiante de maestría 2011-2012


Desarrollo de técnicas novedosas de ionización, para el análisis de biomoléculas por espectrometría de masas en condiciones ambientales.

Mauricio Maldonado Torres

Lic. Químico Farmacéutico biólogo,
Estudiante de maestría 2011-2014

 

Generación de imágenes de biomoléculas por espectrometría de masas, empleando ionización con plasma de baja temperatura (LTP-MS)
 

 

Abigail Moreno Pedraza
Química Farmacéutica Bióloga

Estudiante de Maestría 2012-2015

Estudio de metabolitos secundarios en microorganismos mediante espectrometría de masas usando plasma de baja temperatura como forma de ionización.


 

 

Daniel Cázarez García

Bio-medical Engineer


Master's student in Integrative Biology 2014-2017
Effect of Diet on the Metabolic Profile of Drosophila melanogaster and Cactophilic Species.

Héctor Guillén Alonso
Biochemical Engineer


Master's student in Plant Biotechnology 2015-2017
Monitoring of Volatile Compounds during Plant-Microorganism Interactions in Real Time.

 

Graduados Licenciatura

 

Jonathan Sanchez Santamaria
Estudiante de ingeniería en procesos alimentarios

Comparación de perfiles químicos de extractos de granos de maíz mediante métodos directos de espectrometría de masas