Areas of Expertise:
Insect genetics, population genetics, genomics
Anastrepha fraterculus, Ceratitis capitata, Diachasmimorpha longicaudata, Apis mellifera
Our scientific lines of research are focused on insect genetics, population genetics, application of molecular markers and the study of genes involved in physiological and behavioral processes. Our activities are associated to the development of environmentally-friendly control strategies against the most economically important insect pests and molecular characterization of beneficial insects.