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research scientist

Manuel Nieto-Sampedro, Spanish research scientist. Grantee Medical Research Council of United Kingdom, 1968-1972, American Paralysis Association, 1983-1985, 87-89, Research and Development Plan of Spain, since 1990. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society for Neuroscis., New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Nieto-Sampedro, Manuel was born on January 6, 1944 in Madrid. Son of Vicente and Mercedes (Sampedro) Nieto.

Education

Licence in chemistry, University Madrid, 1966. Master in Chemistry, University Madrid, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, University London, 1971.

Career

Junior scientist National Institute Medical Research, London, 1967-1972. Science collaborator Spanish National Research Council (C.I.B.), Madrid, 1972-1976, science investigator, 1976-1979. Research psychobiologist University California, Irvine, 1979-1983, associate professor, 1983-1989.

Professor investigation Cajal Institute, Madrid, since 1989, deputy director, 1991-1992, acting director, 1992-1993. Head Department Neural Plasticity, Madrid, since 1993.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society for Neuroscis., New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Rock climbing, music, bricolage.

Connections

Married Teresa Diaz Garcia-Mauriño, 1968 (divorced 1986). 1 child, Manuel.

father:
Vicente Nieto

mother:
Mercedes (Sampedro) Nieto

spouse:
Teresa Diaz Garcia-Mauriño

child:
Manuel Nieto-Sampedro