Joan Susana Jano Ito

2012 - 2014
National Polytechnic Institute (IPN), Mexico City, Mexico. with a Master of Science degree in health sciences

2005 - 2010
National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) B.S. in Biological and Pharmaceutical Chemistry. School of Chemistry. Mexico City, Mexico

Research purpose

Research achievement


(1) Magaña J, Tapia-Guerrero Y, Velázquez-Pérez L, Cerecedo-Zapata C, Maldonado-Rodríguez M, Jano-Ito JS, Leyva-García N, González-Piña R, Martínez-Cruz E, Hernández-Hernández O, Cisneros B. Analysis of CAG repeats in five SCA loci in Mexican population: Epidemiological evidence of a SCA7 founder effect. Clin Genet. 2013


(1) Márquez-Quiroz L, Cisneros-Vega B, Kameyama-Kawabe LY, Leyva-García N, Jano-Ito JS, Hernández-Hernández O, Magaña-Aguirre JJ. CTG repeat expansion of the DMPK gene in Mexican families with myotonic dystrophy type 1 (DM1). III Latin American Congress of Human Genetics (RELAGH), XXXVIII National Congress of Human Genetics (AMGH), Cancun Quintana Roo, Mexico, November 2013.

(2) Jano-Ito JS, Suárez-Sánchez R, Salgado-Curiel R, Krötzsch-Gómez E, Lecona-Butrón H, Leyva-García N, Hernández-Hernández O. Study of gene expression changes in the spleen of a scalded mouse model. IV International Congress of Rehabilitation Research 2013 Rehabilitation National Institute, Mexico City, November 2013

(3) Jano-Ito JS, Rodriguez-Rocha R, Suárez-Sánchez M, Leyva-García N, Hernández-Hernández O, Cisneros-Vega B, Magaña-Aguirre J. Gene expression changes in a muscle model for myotonic dystrophy type 1 (DM1) using DNA microarrays. II International Congress of Rehabilitation Research. Mexico City, Mexico in November 2011.

Research related fields
Neuromuscular diseases, burns, clinical genetics.

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