Group leader: Apolinar Maya-Mendoza

Apolinar Maya-Mendoza completed his PhD degree in Mexico, studying the structure of the nucleus and its relationship with the synthesis of DNA. During his postdoctoral work in UK and France, he has gained experience in the fields of DNA replication and DNA damage response.

Currently, he focuses his research on the molecular mechanisms of DNA replication in the context of genome maintenance and tumorigenesis.