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Alvaro Puga

Alvaro Puga, American molecular biologist. Licence in biology Complutense, Madrid, 1966.

Background

  • Puga, Alvaro was born on March 13, 1944 in Vigo, Galicia, Spain. Son of Santiago Puga and Maria Carrasco.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1972.

    Career

    • Graduate fellow University Lund, Sweden, 1966—1967. Postdoctoral fellow Scripps Research Foundation, La Jolla, California, 1972—1976. Expert - senior staff National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1976—1991.

      Professor University Cincinnati, 1991. Director Center Environmental Genetics, Cincinnati, 2005—2007.

    Major achievements

    • Licence in biology Complutense, Madrid, 1966.

    Works

    • Editor: (book) Molecular Biology Toxic Response.

    Connections

    • Children: Alvaro Junior, Serena.
    • father: Santiago Puga
    • mother: Maria Carrasco
    • children: Alvaro Junior Puga
    • Serena Puga
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    Born March 13, 1944
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Purdue University
    • 1966 - 1967
      Graduate fellow, University Lund
      Sweden
    • 1972 - 1976
      postdoctoral fellow, Scripps Research Foundation
      La Jolla, California, United States
    • 1976 - 1991
      expert - senior, staff National Institutes of Health
      Bethesda, Maryland, United States
    • 1991
      professor, University Cincinnati