People

Research is carried out by these wonderful people:

Group Leader

Aitziber Lopez Cortajarena

PhD Biochemistry, University of the Basque Country, Spain, 2002.

Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University.

Associate Researcher, Department of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University.

Senior Researcher, IMDEA Nanociencia Foundation, Madrid, Spain.

Research associates

Ivan Sasselli Ramos

2007-2012: BSc Chemistry, Basque Country University (UPV/EHU), Leioa, Spain.

2013-2016: PhD Chemistry, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK.

2016-2019: Postdoctoral Fellow, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA.





e-mail: isasselli@cicbiomagune.es

Postdoctoral Fellows

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Antonio Aires Trapote

BSc Chemistry, Autonoma University of Madrid, Spain, 2007.

MSc Green Chemitry, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain, 2009.

PhD Organic Chemistry, Autonoma University of Madrid, Spain, 2012.

Postdoctoral fellow, IMDEA Nanociencia Foundation, Madrid, Spain, 2013-2016.



e-mail: aaires@cicbiomagune.es

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Mantas Liutkus

2006-2010: MSci Biochemistry and Biological Chemistry, University of Nottingham, UK.

2011-2016: PhD Protein Chemistry, Australian National University.







e-mail: mliutkus@cicbiomagune.es

Kepa Belloso Uribe

2008: BSc Biochemistry, University of Basque Country, Spain.

2009: MSc Biomedicine and Molecular Biology, University of Basque Country, Spain.

2013: PhD Biomedicine and Molecular Biology, University of Basque Country and Basque Centre for Biophysics, Spain.

2013-2014; 2016-2018: Postdoctoral researcher, Basque Centre for Biophysics, Spain.

2017: International Atherosclerosis Society 6-month visiting postdoctoral fellowship, Yale University, USA.

e-mail: kbelloso@cicbiomagune.es

Maxence Fernandez

2014: BSc Life Sciences, Université Paris-Diderot, France.

2016: MSc Chemistry, Université Paris-Diderot, France.

2019: PhD Material Science, Université de Rennes 1, France.





e-mail: mfernandez@cicbiomagune.es

Giulia Magi Meconi

2007-2011: BSc Chemistry, University of Perugia, Italy.

2011-2014: MSc Chemistry, University of Perugia, Italy.

2014-2019: PhD Applied Chemistry and Polymeric Materials, POLYMAT, San Sebastian, Spain.

2019-2020: Postdoctoral Fellow, POLYMAT, San Sebastian, Spain.



e-mail: gmeconi@cicbiomagune.es

Aitor Manteca

2009: BEng Chemistry - BEng Materials, University of the Basque Country.

2013: MEng Renewable Materials, University of the Basque Country.

2017: PhD Physics of Nanostructures, University of the Basque Country.

2017-2021: EMBO Postdoctoral Fellow, INSERM-CNRS-University of Bordeaux, France.



e-mail: amanteca@cicbiomagune.es

Gunnar Klös








e-mail: gklos@cicbiomagune.es

Technicians

Leire Díaz Ventura








e-mail: ldiaz@cicbiomagune.es

Postgraduate Students

Elena López Martínez

BSc Biology, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain.

MSc Biophysics and Systems Biology, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain.







e-mail: elopez@cicbiomagune.es

Idoia Mikelez Alonso

BSc Biochemistry, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain.

MSc Molecular Biology and Biomedicine, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Leioa, Spain.







e-mail: imikelez@cicbiomagune.es

Laura Filomena Mazzei

2016: BSc Materials Science, University of Padua, Italy.

2018: MSc Materials Science, University of Padua, Italy.







e-mail: lmazzei@cicbiomagune.es

Alba Ledesma Fernandez

2013-2017: BSc Chemistry, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain.

2017-2018: MSc Chemistry and Polymers, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain.







e-mail: aledesma@cicbiomagune.es

Silvia Vázquez Díaz

BSc Chemistry, University of Oviedo, Spain and Northern Arizona University, United States.

MSc Food Biotechnology, University of Oviedo, Spain..







e-mail: svazquez@cicbiomagune.es

Laura Pérez-Chirinos Lallana

BSc Biotechnology, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain.

MSc Physics of Condensed Matter and Biological Systems, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain.







e-mail: lperez-chirinos@cicbiomagune.es

Gabriela Guedes Faria

2014-2017: BSc Biochemistry, University of Aveiro, Portugal.

2017-2019: MSc Biomedical Materials and Devices, University of Aveiro, Portugal.







e-mail: gguedes@cicbiomagune.es

Liher García González

2014-2019: BSc Biochemistry and Chemical Biology, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain.

2019-2020: MSc in Physics of Condensed Matter and Biological Systems, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain.







e-mail: lgarcia@cicbiomagune.es

Rocío López Domene

BSc Chemistry, University of Almeria, Spain.

MSc Chemistry and Polymers, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain.







e-mail: rlopez@cicbiomagune.es

Past members

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Aline Regis Faro

Postdoctoral fellow

2002-2005: BSc Physics, Institute of Physics of São Paulo, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brasil.

2006-2008: MSc Biotechnology and Structural Biology, Institute of Physics of São Carlos, University of São Paulo, São Carlos, Brasil.

2008-2013: PhD Protein Engineering, Institut de Biologie Structurale, Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France.

2013-2015: Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology in Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, USA.

Carmen Radeke

Visiting student

MSc Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Bayreuth, Germany.

BSc Biochemistry, University of Bayreuth, Germany.

Inna Mashevska

Visiting student

BSc Biotechnology, Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland.

Aldo Isaac Martinez Banderas

PhD Bioscience candidate, KAUST, Saudi Arabia

Paula Mora Ayuso

Junior Researcher in GAIKER, Bilbao, Spain.

BSc Chemistry, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

MSc Drug Discovery and Medicinal Chemistry, University of Birmingham, UK.

Sara Hernández Mejías

Postdoctoral fellow

Irene Kociolek

Erasmus student exchange programme

Francesca Stella

Erasmus student exchange programme

Damiano Iacobone

Erasmus student exchange programme

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Daniel Sánchez de Alcázar

PhD student

BSc Biochemistry, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

MSc Biochemistry, Biomolecular Biology, Biomedicine, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

Ielyzaveta Borysenko

Technician

Lucia Maio

PhD student

Maria Villuendas Romeo

PhD student

BSc Chemistry, Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain.

MSc Nanostructured Materials for Nanotechnology Applications (NANOMAT), Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain.

Mikel Allende Rodríguez

Technician

Eduardo Guisasola Cal

Postdoctoral fellow

2003-2010: BSc. Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain.

2012: MSc. Nanothecnology,Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

2011-2016: PhD in Pharmacy, Nanomedicine, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

Dina Niculaes

Postdoctoral fellow

2006-2012: MSc (Diplôme d´Ingénieur) Chrmistry and Physics, École Nationale Supérieure de Chimie, de Biologie et de Physique, France.

2013-2017: European joint PhD Nanochemistry, Università degli Studi de Genova, Italy / Chemical Science and Technology, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain.

Uxue Grijalba

Summer scholar