- Ph.D., Molecular Biology, New Mexico State University
- M.S., Biology/Molecular Biology, New Mexico State University
- B.S., Biology/Aquaculture, Autonomous University of the State of Morelos, Cuernavaca, Mexico
Plant Physiology, Plant Molecular Response to Biotic and Abiotic Stresses, Plant Nutraceuticals, Plant Secondary Metabolism and Biotechnology.
Current Research Projects
Identification of the molecular bases for heritable traits for pigments in Capsicum annuum fruits
Molecular characterization of xanthophyll acyltransferases in Capsicum annuum