UDIBI, Mexico

Executive Director

Dr. Mayra Pérez-Tapia is the CEO of UDIBI, and Research-Professor at the Immunology Department of the National School of Biological Sciences of the Polytechnic National Institute (ENCB-IPN). She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemical Pharmaceutical Chemistry from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and Masters and Ph.D. degrees in Immunology from the ENCB-IPN. She has published 89 peer-reviewed articles and 7 book chapters; she has directed more than 60 undergraduate and graduate theses. She is part of the Vaccine Innovator Scientists Consortium of the Mexican Chancellery and technical responsible of various CONACYT projects, highlighting a National Laboratory and a PRONAII for the development of biotechnology-based therapies for leukaemia.