He has made pioneering contributions in the development of genetically engineered plants, and the study of gene expression in them.
In 2003, he was elected to the Mexican Academy of Sciences and to the U.S. National Academy of Sciences as a Foreign Associate. He has paid special attention to transgenic plants for tropical regions, developing and transferring them to the small farmer. A much cited author, he is a Fellow of the Academia Ciencias Mexico, a Foreign Associate of the US National Academy of Science, and has also won the 1993 TWAS and 1989 UNESCO Natural Sciences Prizes.
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