Dra. Mónica Lamas Gregori

PhD: Chemistry (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology) Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Spain. 1994.

MSc: Molecular genetics. University of Leicester, U.K. 1990.

Degree:  Chemistry (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology). Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Spain. 1988.

Position: Researcher “Cinvestav 3C”.

Nacional System of Researchers: SNI II

Research areas:

  • Genetic and epigenetic mechanisms of gene expression regulation. 
  • Retinal stem cell: Regeneration
  • Neuronal Differentiation mechanisms
  • Retinal Exosomes

Representative Publications:

* Quintero H, Gomez-Montalvo AI, Lamas M. MicroRNA changes through Müller glia dedifferentiation and early/late rod photoreceptor differentiation. Neuroscience. 2016 Mar 1;316:109-21. 

* Chavez-Solano M, Ibarra-Sanchez A, Treviño M, Gonzalez-Espinosa C, Lamas M. Fyn kinase genetic ablation causes structural abnormalities in mature retina and defective Müller cell function. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2016 S1044-7431(16)30008-2. 

* Reyes-Aguirre LI, Lamas M. Oct4 Methylation-Mediated Silencing As an Epigenetic Barrier Preventing Müller Glia Dedifferentiation in a Murine Model of Retinal Injury. Front Neurosci. 2016 10:523.

* Franco Ireri, Ortiz-López Leonardo, Roque-Ramírez Bladimir, Ramírez-Rodríguez Gerardo Bernabé, Lamas Monica. Pharmacological inhibition of DNA methyltransferase 1 promotes neuronal differentiation from rodent and human nasal olfactory stem/progenitor cell cultures. Int J Dev Neurosci. 2017, 58:65-73. doi: 10.1016/j.ijdevneu.2017.01.013

*  Quintero Heberto, Lamas Monica. microRNA expression in the neural retina: Focus on Müller glia. J Neurosci Res. 2017 Oct 14. doi: 10.1002/jnr.24181

 

Laboratory 13

Staff:

Itzel Guadalupe Moreno

 

Undergraduate students:

Positions avaliable

 

MSc students:

Rebeca Victoria Chavez
Ana Karen Carapia

 

PhD students:

Positions avaliable

 

Post-Doc Positition:

Available

 

 

Former Students Lamas Lab:                       

Name Now in:
   
Mónica Ramirez Ruano (D) Universidad Autónoma de Guerrero
Erika Chavira Suaréz (MyD) Universidad Autónoma de México (UNAM)
Alberto Cervantes Villagrana (M) Universidad de Zacatecas
Jonathan García Roman (D) Universidad Veracruzana
Guillermina Y. Jiménez Andrade (MyD) Karolinska Institute
Sinthia Lizbeth Sánchez Serrano (M) Universidad Anáhuac 
Heberto Quintero Lozano (MyD) Centre de Recherche du CHUM, Canada
Jazmín Hernández Montoya (M) PhD en México
Luis Ignacio Reyes Aguirre (MyD) C. Terapias Regenerativas, Dresden, Alemania
Leonardo Lara Valderrábano (M) University of Eastern, Finlandia
Ireri Betsabe Franco Estrada (MyD) Próximo PosDoc, California USA
Osmar Antonio Jaramillo (M) PhD en México
Ana Isabel Gómez Montalvo (M) Universidad Autónoma de México (UNAM)
Laura Patricia Castellanos Cruz (M) Netherlands Institute Neuroscience, Holanda
Prisca Raquel Bustamante Álvarez (LyM) PhD en Canadá
Marbella Chavez Solano (D) Posdoc México/USA
Helena Papacostas Quitanilla (M) PhD en México
Leopoldo Alfredo García Montaño (M)  Fundación Conde de la Valenciana
Alejandra Flores Bray (M) Empresa Privada
Ignacio Escalante (L)  
Cristina de los Santos Recéndez (M) Empresa
Brenda Estrada Leyva (M)  
Rocío Trejo Groba (M) Universidad Insurgentes
Rebeca Victoria Chavez (L)  Estudiante Maestría CINVESTAV
   
Tel. +52(55)5483-2876
Fax +52(55)5483-2863
E-mail: mlamas@cinvestav.mx