Infection Medicine

Dr Hugo Samano-Sanchez

I apply computational approaches to study host-pathogen interactions

Dr Hugo Samano-Sanchez

Post-doctoral Fellow

  • 4th Floor
  • ZJE Building
  • International Campus

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Personal Profile

  • PhD in Molecular Biology. European Molecular Biology Laboratory and the University of Heidelberg. 2019.
  • Masters in Infectious Diseases, Vaccinology and Drug Discovery. University of Basel and National University of Singapore. 2015.
  • Bachelors in Genomic Sciences. National Autonomous University of Mexico. 2011.

Recent Publications

  • Sámano-Sánchez, H., Gibson, J.T. Mimicry of Short Linear Motifs by Bacterial Pathogens: A Drugging Opportunity. Trends in Biochemical Sciences, 2020. doi: 10.1016/j.tibs.2020.03.003.
  • Meszaros, B., Sámano-Sánchez, H., …, Chemes, L.B., Gibson, J.T. Short linear motif candidates in the cell entry system used by SARS-CoV-2 and their potential therapeutic implications. ArXiv [q-bio.BM], 2020. arXiv:2004.10274.
  • Kumar, M., Gouw, M., Sámano-Sánchez, H., …, Gibson, J.T. ELM—the eukaryotic linear motif resource in 2020. Nucleic acids research, 2019. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkz1030.
  • Gouw M., Michael, S., Sámano-Sánchez, H., …, Gibson, J.T. The eukaryotic linear motif resource–2018 update. Nucleic acids research, 2017. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkx1077.
  • Kosaisavee, K., …, Sámano-Sánchez, H., …, Rénia, L., Russell, B. Strict tropism for CD71+/CD234+ human reticulocytes limits the zoonotic potential of Plasmodium cynomolgiBlood, 2017. doi: 10.1182/blood-2017-02-764787.
  • Gouw, M., Sámano-Sánchez, H., …, Dinkel, H. Exploring Short Linear Motifs Using the ELM Database and Tools. Current Protocols in Bioinformatics, 2017. doi: 10.1002/cpbi.26.
  • Godoy-Lozano, E.E., …, Sámano-Sánchez, H., …, Martínez-Barnetche, J. Lower IgG somatic hypermutation rates during acute dengue virus infection is compatible with a germinal center-independent B cell response. Genome Medicine, 2016. doi: 10.1186/s13073-016-0276-1.
  • Cortina-Ceballos, B., …, Sámano-Sánchez, H., …, Martínez-Barnetche, J. Longitudinal analysis of the peripheral B cell repertoire reveals unique effects of immunization with a new Influenza virus strain. Genome Medicine, 2015. doi: 10.1186/s13073-015-0239-y. Cortina-Ceballos, B.*, Godoy-Lozano, E.E.*Sámano-Sánchez, H.*, …, Martínez-Barnetche, J. Reconstructing and mining the B cell repertoire with ImmunediveRsity. mAbs, 2015. doi: 10.1080/19420862.2015.1026502