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research scientist

Marcos García Fuentes, Spanish research scientist. Achievements include design of nanoparticle compositions capable to enhance the oral absorption of therapeutic peptides; invention of new biomaterials for associating hydrophobic drugs to chitosan nanoparticles. Marie-Curie Intraeuropean fellowship, European Commission, 2005-2007, grant, Xunta de Galicia, since 2008. Member of Controlled Release Society.

Background

Fuentes, Marcos García was born on October 12, 1975 in Madrid. Son of Raúl García García and Amalia Fuentes Barreiro.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Santiago de Compostela, 2004.

Career

Visiting scientist School Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 2000. Postdoctoral scientist University Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 2004—2005, principal investigator, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include design of nanoparticle compositions capable to enhance the oral absorption of therapeutic peptides. Invention of new biomaterials for associating hydrophobic drugs to chitosan nanoparticles.

Membership

Member of Controlled Release Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travelling, listening to music.

Connections

Married Noémi Stefánia Csaba, May 27, 2006. 1 child Emma García Csaba.

father:
Raúl García García

mother:
Amalia Fuentes Barreiro

spouse:
Noémi Stefánia Csaba

child:
Emma García Csaba Fuentes