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Alexander Valle Perez

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Research Interests

Alexander is interested in bioenergy, bioprinting and biotechnology research. To develop research that can be applied to positively impact society.

Selected Publications

De novo protein design by citizen scientists
Koepnick, B., Flatten, J., Husain, T., Foldit Players (Alexander Uriel Valle Perez)., et al.
Nature, 570, 390–394, 2019.

Professional Profile

  • 2017-2018 Research assistant, CINVESTAV, Mexico. 2018-2020 Research assistant, CIATEJ, Mexico


  • 100 Young Leaders in Biotechnology from Latin America; iGEM Silver Award

Research Interests Keywords

Tissue engineering and regenerative medicine Bioprinting Synthetic biology Bioenergy Biotechnology

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