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educator , microbiologist

José Ramos, Spanish microbiologist, educator. Grantee, Science Ministry, Spain, 1987—2002, Commission of European Communities, 1993-1996, 1997—2000. Member of Spanish Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Spanish Society Microbiology.

Background

Ramos, José was born on November 23, 1957 in Cordoba, Spain. Son of Alejandro Ramos and MarÝa Ruiz.

Education

Doctor, Escuela TÚcnica Superior de Ingenieros Agronomos, Cordoba, 1984.

Career

Researcher University Cordoba, 1982—1985, 1986, professor, since 1986. Visiting professor State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, 1987—1988. Visiting professor State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1987—1988.

Consultant Escuela de Formacion Profesional de PanaderÝa, Cordoba, since 1994. Secretary department microbiology University Cordoba, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in identification of a high affinity potassium uptake process in fungi. Research in isolation of the first yeast potassium transport mutant. Research in identification of the role of the TRK1 and TRK2 proteins in yeasts.

    Research in description of debaryomyces hansenii as an halophilic yeast. Research in identification, cloning and sequencing of Debaryomyces genes involved in salt stress responses.

Membership

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

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fine arts, sports.

Connections

Married InÚs Moreno, March 17, 1984. Children: JosÚ, Laura.

father:
Alejandro Ramos

mother:
MarÝa Ruiz

spouse:
InÚs Moreno

child:
JosÚ Ramos

child:
Laura Ramos