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microbiologist , researcher

Mar Vilanova, Spanish microbiologist, researcher. Achievements include patents for Construction of Saccharomyces cerevisiae yeast strain with sobreexpresion of endopoligalacturonase. Recipient Research Enology and Wine Microbiology prize, Government of Galicia, Spain, 2002; grantee, 1993, 2005.

Background

Vilanova, Mar was born on October 17, 1963 in Cambados, Pontevedra, Spain. Daughter of Emilio Vilanova and Raquel de la Torre.

Education

Student, Madrid Politecnic University, Spain, 1991. Student, Bordeaux University, France, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy, Santiago Compostela University, Spain, 2000.

Career

Professional wine and distillates taster Apellations Origin Wines and Distillates, Galicia, Spain, since 1991. Researcher enology and microbiology Bordeaux University, France, 1993. Researcher wine microbiology Santiago de Compostela University, Spain, 1994—2002.

Professor enology and wine sensory analysis CSHG - Santiago de Compostela University, 1994—2004. Research Spanish National Research Council, Pontevedra, since 2004. Researcher enology Australian Wine Research Institute, Adelaide, 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for Construction of Saccharomyces cerevisiae yeast strain with sobreexpresion of endopoligalacturonase.

Connections

Married Fernando Vilariño, August 22, 1959.

father:
Emilio Vilanova Raquel

mother:
Raquel

spouse:
Fernando Vilariño