VALVERDE DE CASTRO, MIGUEL ANGEL

Departament de Ciències Experimentals i de la Salut
Fisiología Molecular y Canalopatías

+34 933160853
[email protected]
Dr. Aiguader, 88 08003 Barcelona


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Biography note

Academic degrees:

  • 1988: Medical Doctor (MD), First Class, Faculty of Medicine, University of Valladolid, Spain.
  • 1991: Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.), Department of Pharmacology, Darwin College, University of Cambridge, U.K.
  • 1992: Doctor en Medicina y Cirugía (PhD). Special Award. Faculty of Medicine, University of Valladolid, Spain.

Research lines

Chaneelopaties; physiopathology of the respiratory epithelium; control of vascular tone; molecular physiology of the cellular volume regulation.

Research experience:

  • 1986-1988: Resident student at the Department of Physiology. Faculty of Medicine. University of Valladolid, Spain.
  • 1986-1988: Resident Student at the Emergency Room. University Hospital, Valladolid, Spain.
  • 1988‑1990: Ph.D. student. Department of Physiology. Faculty of Medicine. University of Valladolid, Spain. Funded by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Education.
  • 1990-1991: M.Phil. student. Department of Pharmacology, University of Cambridge & Babraham Institute, Cambridge, U.K. Funded by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Education.
  • 1991-1993: Senior Scientific Officer, AFRC Institute of Animal Physiology and Genetic Research, Cambridge, U.K. Funded by the British Cancer Research Campaign and the European Community.
  • 1994-1995: Postdoctoral researcher, Nuffield Department of Clinical Biochemistry, John Radcliffe Hospital, University of Oxford, U.K. Funded by the European Community.
  • 1995-1999: University Lecturer. King's College London, U.K..
  • 1999-2003: University Lecturer. Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain.
  • 2003-present: Professor of Physiology.Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain.