Laboratorio de Genética Evolutiva
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador

Doris Vela

Principal Investigator

Research interests:

Diversity and taxonomy of Andean species of Drosophila, mechanisms of adaptation to low temperatures, impact of the transposable elements in the evolution of neotropical species, genomics of neotropical species of Drosophila.

Research organisms:

Drosophila (neotropical species). 

Expertise:

Taxonomy and diversity of Drosophila in the Neotropic area.