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Biochemist , researcher

Eduardo Rial, Spanish biochemist, researcher. Achievements include discovery of acute control of brown fat thermogenesis by fatty acids; discovery of presence of an energy dissipatory mechanism in S.cerevisiae activated by Association of Tennis Professionals; discovery of activation of the uncoupling proteins by retinoids. Member of Spanish Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biochemical Society.

Background

Rial, Eduardo was born on April 26, 1959 in Zaragoza, Spain. Son of Castor Joaquin Rial and Maria Zueco.

Education

Doctor in Biological Science, University Basque Country, 1984.

Career

Research assisant University Dundee, 1984—1987. Research scientist Centro Investigaciones Biologicas, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Madrid, 1988—2003, senior research scientist, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of acute control of brown fat thermogenesis by fatty acids. Discovery of presence of an energy dissipatory mechanism in S.cerevisiae activated by Association of Tennis Professionals. Discovery of activation of the uncoupling proteins by retinoids.

Membership

Member of Spanish Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biochemical Society.

Connections

Married Maria Dolores Rodriguez-Mariño, September 17, 1965. Children: Javier, Eduardo, Marta.

father:
Castor Joaquin Rial

mother:
Maria Zueco

spouse:
Maria Dolores Rodriguez-Mariño

child:
Javier Rial

child:
Eduardo Rial

child:
Marta Rial