Laboratorio de Cocreación en Salud

Health Co-Creation Laboratory

Sebastián Torres Montoya Less than 1% of health care institutions (PHIs) in Colombia, specifically hospitals and clinics, report some type of information on innovation processes and...
Speratum Innovando contra el cáncer de páncreas

Speratum: Combining Biotechnology and Nanotechnology to Innovate Against Pancreatic Cancer

Christian Marin-Müller Pancreatic cancer is one of the worst diseases that plague humanity - more than 94% of patients diagnosed will lose their fight in...
Canasta de Productos y Servicios de la Reserva de la Biósfera Sierra Gorda

Basket of Products and Services of the Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve

Martha Isabel Ruiz Corzo The project operates with the central axis of reconciling the economic development of local communities in the Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve, in...



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Dra. Susana López Charretón

She was born on June 19, 1957, in Mexico City and presently resides in Cuernavaca, Morelos. She holds several degrees and a PhD in Basic Biomedical Research from the Autonomous University of Mexico. She is married and has two children. She is a renowned virologist, specialized in the rotavirus and promoter of virology topics. Together with her husband she was awarded the Microbiology Prize Carlos J. Finlay, which was granted her by UNESCO in 2001. Also, in 2012 she received the LÓréal-UNESCO Prize for “Woman in Science 2012” for her research through which she identified the modus operandi of the rotavirus. WHAT IS THE ROTAVIRUS The discovery of the rotavirus dates back to 1976....