2011 Doctor’s degree in sciences with a specialty in Plants Biotechnology.

Research and Advanced Studies Center of I.P.N. (CINVESTAV), Unidad Irapuato, México.

2001 Bacteriologist and Parasitologist Chemist

Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Mexico.

  • Interactions, Symbiosis and Plant Defense.

  • Genetic Transformation of Plants.

  • Antitumor Activity of Natural Compounds.


  • Plant Propagation, Techniques of Tissue Culture.


  • Environmental Biotechnology.


  • Aviles-Arnaut H, Delano-Frier JP. Characterization of the tomato prosystemin promoter: organ-specific expression, hormone specificity and methyl jasmonate responsiveness by deletion analysis in transgenic tobacco plants. Journal of integrative plant biology (2012) 54: 15-32.

  • Castrillon-Arbelaez PA, Martinez-Gallardo N, Aviles-Arnaut H, Tiessen A, Delano-Frier JP. Metabolic and enzymatic changes associated with carbon mobilization, utilization and replenishment triggered in grain amaranth (Amaranthus cruentus) in response to partial defoliation by mechanical injury or insect herbivory. BMC plant biology  (2012) 12: 163.

  • Delano-Frier JP, Aviles-Arnaut H, Casarrubias-Castillo K, Casique-Arroyo G, Castrillon-Arbelaez PA, Herrera-Estrella L, Massange-Sanchez J, Martinez-Gallardo NA, Parra-Cota FI, Vargas-Ortiz E, Estrada-Hernandez MG. Transcriptomic analysis of grain amaranth (Amaranthus hypochondriacus) using 454 pyrosequencing: comparison with A. tuberculatus, expression profiling in stems and in response to biotic and abiotic stress. BMC genomics (2011) 12: 363.

  • Ramos-Silva A, Tavares-Carreón F, Figueroa M, De la Torre-Zavala S, Gastelum-Arellanez A, Rodríguez-García A, Galán-Wong LJ, Avilés-Arnaut H. Anticancer potential of Thevetia peruviana fruit methanolic extract. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine (2017) 17 (1):241.  doi: 10.1186/s12906-017-1727-y.

  • Aida Rodriguez-Garcia, Maria Julia Verde-Star, Susana De la Torre-Zavala, Hamlet Aviles-Arnaut, Iza Peixoto Teixeira and Ana L.T.G. Ruiz. In vitro antimicrobial and antiproliferative activity of Amphipterygium adstringens.  Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. (2015) Article ID 17549, 7 pages. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/175497

  • Massange-Sanchez JA, Palmeros-Suarez PA, Martinez-Gallardo NA, Castrillon-Arbelaez PA, Avilés-Arnaut H, Alatorre-Cobos F, Tiessen A and Délano-Frier JP. The novel and taxonomically restricted Ah24 gene from grain amaranth (Amaranthus hypochondriacus) has a dual role in development and defense. Front. Plant Sci.  (2015) 6:602. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00602

Dr. Hamlet Avilés Arnaut
Occupation: Full Professor A, SNI-Candidate
Telephone Number: +52 (81)8352-2422
Email: shakespeareh@gmail.com
Laboratory: L 9.