Group members

Our team is made up of highly qualified and wonderful people

José Antonio Sánchez Alcázar

José Antonio Sánchez Alcázar

Head of laboratory

 

Main researcher and an international reference in the search for therapies against rare disorders. Graduated in Biology from the University of Seville, Doctor of Medicine from the Complutense University of Madrid, specialist in Clinical Biochemistry. He has done two postdoctoral stays in Albany (USA) and Nottingham (UK). Since 2008 he has been a professor at the Pablo de Olavide University, belonging to the Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Cellular Biology.

 

Mónica Álvarez Córdoba

Mónica Álvarez Córdoba

PhD

PhD in Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering and Technology. Graduated in Biology by the University of Cordoba with a master’s degree in Experimentation in Biotechnology by the Pablo de Olavide University.

Juan Miguel Suárez Rivero

Juan Miguel Suárez Rivero

PhD

PhD in Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering and Technology. Graduated in Biology by the University of Seville with a master’s degree in Health Biotechnology by the Pablo de Olavide University.

Irene Villalón García

Irene Villalón García

PhD student

Graduated in Human Nutrition and Dietetics by the Pablo de Olavide University with a master’s degree in Nutrition and Metabolism by the Rovira i Virgili University and the University of Barcelona. Currently, she is doing her doctoral thesis in our laboratory.

Suleva Povea Cabello

Suleva Povea Cabello

PhD Student

Graduated in Human Nutrition and Dietetics by the Pablo de Olavide University with a master’s degree in Biomedical Research by the University of Seville. Currently, she is doing her doctoral thesis in our laboratory.

Marta Talaverón Rey

Marta Talaverón Rey

PhD Student

Graduated in Biology by the University of Seville with a master’s degree in Health Biotechnology by the Pablo de Olavide University. Specialized in bioinformatics. Currently, she is doing her doctoral thesis in our laboratory.

Alejandra Suárez Carrillo

Alejandra Suárez Carrillo

PhD Student

Graduated in Environmental Sciences by the Pablo de Olavide University with a master’s degree in Health Biotechnology by the Pablo de Olavide University. Currently, she is doing her doctoral thesis in our laboratory.

Manuel Munuera Cabeza

Manuel Munuera Cabeza

PhD Student

Laboratory technician and graduated in Biotechnology by the Pablo de Olavide University with a master’s degree in tissue engineering and advanced therapies.  Currently, he is doing his doctoral thesis in our laboratory.

Ana Romero González

Ana Romero González

Research support technician

Laboratory technician and pharmacy assistant with a master’s degree in Health Biomedicine by the Camilo José Cela University.

Diana Reche López

Diana Reche López

Research support technician

Graduated in Biology by the University of Seville with a master’s degree in Health Biotechnology by the Pablo de Olavide University.

Rocío Piñero Pérez

Rocío Piñero Pérez

Research support technician

Graduated in Biochemistry by the University of Seville with a master’s degree in Health Biotechnology by the Pablo de Olavide University.

Paula Cilleros Holgado

Paula Cilleros Holgado

Research support technician

Graduated in Biochemistry by the University of Seville with a master’s degree in Health Biotechnology by the Pablo de Olavide University.

David Gómez Fernández

David Gómez Fernández

Research support technician

Graduated in Biology by the University of Seville with a master’s degree in Fundamental and Translational Neuroscience by the Pablo de Olavide University.

José Manuel Romero Domínguez

José Manuel Romero Domínguez

Master internship student

Graduated in Biochemistry by the University of Seville and student of the Master’s Degree in Health Biotechnology at the Pablo de Olavide University. Currently, he is doing his master’s thesis in our laboratory.

Álvaro Fernández Bonilla

Álvaro Fernández Bonilla

Degree internship student

Biotechnology degree student at Pablo de Olavide University. Currently, he is doing his final degree project in our laboratory.

Public funding

Patient associations with which we collaborate 

Collaborating companies