Gabriela is a Mexican Biologist who graduated from the National Autonomous University of Mexico. She graduated from the Master of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics at La Trobe University and was accepted as a PhD candidate at the La Trobe Institute for Molecular Science. She is currently on the second year of her PhD, under the supervision of Dr Begoña Heras. Her work is focused in understanding the mechanisms of action of virulent proteins from resistant Gram-negative Bacteria to find novel alternatives to halt their pathogenic function.