Interview with Dr. Gabriela Olmedo
Dr. Gabriela Olmedo works for the Center for Research and Advanced Studies of National Polytechnic Institute (CINVESTAV) Irapuato, Guanajuato where she is the chief of the Department of Genetic Engineering. She is an expert microbiologist, with her research focusing on RNA metabolism and bacterial comparative genomics. She is currently working on a research project studying the biodiversity of Cuatro Cienegas, Coahuila, Mexico. This place is known for its 300 lakes that have a similar trophic chain to the Jurassic Period. She received her PhD at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.