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Virginia Flores-Morales

  • PhD. Organic Chemistry
  • Research-Professor
  • Autonomous University of Zacatecas
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Research interests

Natural ProductsAsymmetric Organic SynthesisOrganic Chemistry

About

She obtained her BSc. degree from the Universidad Veracruzana (Mexico) and her PhD degree from Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos (Mexico) in 2004. After working at the Roche-Syntex Pharmaceutical for one year, she joined to the Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas (UAZ), as Associate Researcher, and teaching courses of general and organic chemistry and science history. Nowadays, Dra. Flores-Morales is Full Time Researcher at the UAZ. She is the Head Leader of the Laboratory of Asymmetric Synthesis and Bioenergetic (LSAyB). Her research lines focus on generating knowledge in the areas of organic synthesis, isolation and characterization of natural products. Furthermore, she is interested in the medicinal chemical study of synthetic molecules and natural products. She has published papers in prestigious journals, three books and one book chapter. She currently collaborates in research with several groups in universities of Mexico and with the Universidad de la Costa in Barranquilla Colombia. https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Virginia_Flores-Morales https://mx.linkedin.com/in/virginia-flores-morales-a232b23a https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=xqMjQy4AAAAJ

Co-authors (37)

  • Maxim Kotsemir
  • HASAN FATEHI
  • Ali Hammood
  • karnika joshi
  • Emad Kamil Hussein

Publications (5)

  • Circulating levels of specific members of chromosome 19 microRNA cluster are associated with preeclampsia development

    • Martinez-Fierro M
    • Garza-Veloz I
    • Gutierrez-Arteaga C
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  • Maternal distress and the development of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy

    • Garza-Veloz I
    • Castruita-De la Rosa C
    • Ortiz-Castro Y
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  • In vitro and in silico PTP-1B inhibition and in vivo antidiabetic activity of semisynthetic moronic acid derivatives

    • Cerón-Romero L
    • Paoli P
    • Camici G
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  • Synthesis of oleanolic acid derivatives: In vitro, in vivo and in silico studies for PTP-1B inhibition

    • Ramírez-Espinosa J
    • Rios M
    • Paoli P
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  • Pencil electrodes for determination of dopamine, serotonin and ascorbic acid

    • Galván-Valencia M
    • Albino-Navarro G
    • Flores-Morales V
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Professional experience

Research-Professor

Universidad Autonoma de Zacatecas

March 2004 - Present

Visiting Professor

Corporacion Universitaria de la Costa

November 2017 - December 2017(a month)

Visiting Professor

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico Instituto de Quimica

June 2017 - August 2017(2 months)

Visiting professor

Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Morelos Centro de Investigaciones Quimicas

June 2011 - July 2012(a year)

Education history

Doctorado en Química

Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Morelos Centro de Investigaciones Quimicas

January 1998 - January 2004(6 years)

Pre-PhD

CINVESTAV-CDMex

January 1996 - January 1998(2 years)

QFB

Universidad Veracruzana

January 1991 - January 1996(5 years)