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Escolastico Aguilera-Tejero Edit Profile

educator , Veterinarian

Escolastico Aguilera-Tejero, Spanish veterinarian, educator. Achievements include discovery of mechanisms that control hysteresis of the PTH-calcium relationship, influence of acid-base status on parathyroid gland function in hypercalcemia; discovery of calcimimetics that prevent vascular calcification, spontaneous regression of vascular calcification, metabolic acidosis prevents extraskeletal calcification.

Background

Aguilera-Tejero, Escolastico was born on October 29, 1962 in Cordoba, Spain. Son of Antonio Aguilera and Pilar Tejero.

Education

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Facultad Veterinary, Cordoba, 1985.

Career

Fulbright scholar University California, Davis, 1989—1991. Assistant professor University Cordoba, 1987—1989, associate professor, 1991—2007, professor, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of mechanisms that control hysteresis of the PTH-calcium relationship, influence of acid-base status on parathyroid gland function in hypercalcemia. Discovery of calcimimetics that prevent vascular calcification, spontaneous regression of vascular calcification, metabolic acidosis prevents extraskeletal calcification.

Membership

Board member European College Equine Internal Medicine, 2002—2007.

Connections

Life partner Esther Patricia Toledo-Bernal. 1 child Carlos Aguilera-Toledo.

father:
Antonio Aguilera

mother:
Pilar Tejero

child:
Carlos Aguilera-Toledo Aguilera-Tejero