Karina Corona Cervantes

Student- FG 2018 Travel Awardee

Genetics and Molecular Biology Department



Karina obtained her bachelor’s degree in Chemistry Pharmacobiology from the Universidad Autónoma de Nayarit in 2016. She completed her Master at the Department of Genetics and Molecular Biology of CINVESTAV-IPN under the direction of Dr. Jaime García Mena in 2018, Studying how breast milk microbiota is related to the bacterial entero-mammary route and its effects on the infant gut microbiota. She is currently a PhD student at CINVESTAV-IPN with the current study on Immunology and microbiology of the breast milk.