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biophysicist , director

Jose Maria Palacios, Spanish, French biophysicist, director. Recipient First DuPont prize for Receptor Research, DuPont, 1990.


Palacios, Jose Maria was born on January 11, 1949 in Logrono, Spain.


Degree in Chemical Sciences, University Zaragoza, 1970. Degree, University Zaragoza, 1971. Doctor of Science in Chemical Sciences, Autonomous University Barcelona, 1976.


Professor biophysics Department Biochemistry University Barcelona, 1970—1971. Professor Department Chemistry Autonomous University Barcelona, 1971—1975. Fellow Department Chemistry University Stockholm, 1975.

Professor Department Biochemistry Autonomous University Barcelona, 1975—1976. Postdoctoral fellow in Neurobiology Fondation Simone et Cino Del Duca, Paris, 1976. Postdoctoral fellow Ministere des Affaires Etrangeres, France, 1976.

Professor Department Biochemistry Autonomous University Barcelona, 1976—1977. Attache de research Institute National de la Sante et de la Research Medical, Paris, 1977. Postdoctoral fellow United States of America Joint Committee Science and Technology Cooperative, Baltimore, 1978.

Research fellow National Institutes of Health, 1979. Researcher Sandoz Pharma Ltd., Basel, Switzerland, 1981—1991. Director research and development Laboratorios Almirall, Barcelona, since 1991.

Professor Ministerio de Education y Ciencia, Spain, 1984. Visiting scientist Department Physiology Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, 1987—1988. Professor de investigacion Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Barcelona, 1990—1993.

Member advisory board Drug News and Perspectives. Consultant European Journal Pharmacology.