Jose Guadalupe Trujillo Ferrara
Escuela Superior de Medicina, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, México
Pioneering in Mexico in the field of medicinal chemistry, Dr. Trujillo has focused on rational drug design based on the physicochemical properties of ligands and receptors, by using new technology. His different research lines include cancer, obesity, adrenoceptors, Parkinson’s, diabetes, and many others. Dr. Trujillo has authored more than 125 publications and has more than 876 citations. He has been the advisor for 72 students to obtain a university degree. He is a member of the National System of Researchers, level III, and is currently in charge of the Ministry of Research and Graduate Studies of the Instituto Politecnico Nacional.