Jean-Philippe Vielle-Calzada is a Professor and co-founder of the Laboratorio Nacional de Genómica para la Biodiversidad CINVESTAV Irapuato (Langebio, Mexico), where he leads the Group of Reproductive Development and Apomixis. His main interest is in genetics and epigenetics of plant reproduction, with a particular emphasis on the mechanisms that distinguish sexuality and apomixis during female gametogenesis and seed formation.
Rigel Salinas Gamboa
Experimental Biologist and Master student
Rigel Salinas Gamboa is an Experimental Biologist and Master student in the Group of Reproductive Development and Apomixis that is led by Jean-Philippe Vielle-Calzada at Langebio Mexico. She is interested in the development of the female gametophyte in Vigna unguiculata (cowpea).