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Biological pest control
Biological based pest controls are much preferred over chemicals and the category includes a variety of organisms such as insects, bacteria, and fungi.    

Dr. Jorge Eugenio Ibarra Rendón- Dr. Ibarra has developed Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) strains having higher activity against various insects. (Link to information sheet)

Dr. Edmundo Lozoya Gloria- Dr. Lozoya works on induction of capsidiol and nicotine
production in tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) hairy root. This work has application as a natural and biodegradable pesticide. (Link to information sheet)

Dra. Laila Pamela Partida Martínez – Dra. Partida studies microbial consortia to enhance plant resistance to pests. (Link to information sheet)