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Felipe Vazquez-Flota

  • PhD
  • Professor
  • Scientific Research Center of Yucatan
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Research interests

Plant Secondary Metabolism


Alkaloid biosynthesis in Mexican prickly poppy (Argemone mexicana) Capsaicine biosyntyhesis in Habanero pepper (Capsicum chinense)

Co-authors (37)

Publications (5)

  • Development of newly sanguinarine biosynthetic capacity in in vitro rootless shoots of Argemone mexicana L. Mexican prickly poppy

    • Xool-Tamayo J
    • Serrano-Gamboa G
    • Monforte-González M
    • et al.
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  • Nitrate promotes capsaicin accumulation in Capsicum chinense immobilized placentas

    • Aldana-Iuit J
    • Sauri-Duch E
    • Miranda-Ham M
    • et al.
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  • Induction of capsaicinoid accumulation in placental tissues of Capsicum chinense Jacq. requires primary ammonia assimilation

    • Ancona-Escalante W
    • Baas-Espinola F
    • Castro-Concha L
    • et al.
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  • Salicylic acid induces vanillin synthesis through the phospholipid signaling pathway in Capsicum chinense cell cultures

    • Rodas-Junco B
    • Cab-Guill?n Y
    • Mu?oz-S?nchez J
    • et al.
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  • Mineral composition of habanero pepper pods (Capsicum Chinense jacq.) from plants hydroponically cultured on different doses of nitrogen and potassium

    • V?zquez-Flota F
    • Guzm?n-Antonio A
    • Miranda-Ham M
    • et al.

Professional experience


Centro de Investigacion Cientifica de Yucatan

July 1997 - Present

Education history

Ph D in Biological Sciences

Dept Biological Sciences, University of Montreal

August 1993 - June 1998(5 years)

M Sc in Plant Biotechnology

Instituto Tecnológico de Mérida

January 1989 - January 1992(3 years)

B Sc in Agricultural Chemistry

Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Facultad de Química

September 1983 - December 1987(4 years)