Institutions: CNR - Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerchehttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-9238-3840
Expertise: Molecular and Cell Biology, Agricultural Sciences, Seed storage proteins, Organelle biogenesis, Proteostasis, Protein sorting and targeting, Plant Biotechnology, Protein Engineering, Bioinformatics
RESEARCH INTERESTS • Biogenesis and evolution of cellular compartments, mainly focused on synthesis and deposition of seed storage proteins: i) biogenesis of protein bodies in cereal seeds; ii) nutritional quality; ii) allergenic/antinutritional potential • Endoplasmic Reticulum Quality Control (ERQC) and Unfolded Protein Response (UPR) in plants • Membrane protein synthesis, sorting and targeting (channels/transporters; tail-anchored proteins) • Comparative Cell Biology • Molecular farming: ...
PhD in Chemistry (Biochemistry). Research Professor at Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC) at Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas (CIB, CSIC) (Madrid, Spain) and at Instituto de Biología Integrativa de Sistemas (I2SysBIo, UV-CSIC) (Valencia, Spain)
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Research Director at INRA Director Life Sciences at Toulouse White Biotechnology