Group Leader. Laboratory of Axon-Glia Interactions
Glia-axon communication through RNA transfer.
Pilot Grant Award from the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at Columbia University (2013). Columbia University nominee for the Blavatnik Regional Awards for Young Scientists (2015)
Previous research experience in Developmental Neurobiology at Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas-CSIC (Madrid, Spain). Six years working on mRNA localization and local translation in axons in the field of Alzheimer’s research at Columbia University Medical Center (New York, USA).
Doctor in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2008) from Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain.