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Biochemist , researcher

Faustino Mollinedo, Spanish biochemist, researcher. Achievements include elucidation of novel processes and mechanisms in the fields of human neutrophils and antitumor ether lipids. Recipient Boehringer Mannheim National Bio-chemical Research award for Young Investigators, 1989.

Background

Mollinedo, Faustino was born on February 23, 1955 in Ribadeo, Lugo, Spain. Son of Faustino Mollinedo and Maria Dolores Garcia.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, University Complutense Madrid, 1982.

Career

Research scientist Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1982-1983, New York University Medical Center, New York City, 1984-1985, Consejo Supervisor de Investigaciones Cientificas, Madrid, 1985-1986. Senior investigator Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, 1986-1994. Senior investigator, head Laboratory Leukocyte Biology Institute Biologia y Genetica Molecular, Valladolid, Spain, since 1994.

Consultant, reviewer Human Frontier Science Program Organization, Strasbourg, France, since 1995, Fondo de Investigacion Sanitaria, Madrid, since 1993, National Agency for Evaluation of Research Projects, Madrid, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Achievements include elucidation of novel processes and mechanisms in the fields of human neutrophils and antitumor ether lipids.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society for Leukocyte Biology, Spanish Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (National Bio-chemical Research Boehringer award for young researcher 1989), Spanish Society Cell Biology, Spanish Society Immunology, Oncohematology Group of Spanish Association for Cancer Research.

Connections

Married Consuelo Gajate, March 27, 1980. Children: Cristina, Irene.

father:
Faustino Mollinedo

mother:
Maria Dolores Garcia

spouse:
Consuelo Gajate

child:
Cristina Mollinedo

child:
Irene Mollinedo