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educator , food scientist

Maria Jose Frutos Fernandez, Spanish food scientist, educator. Achievements include research in development of bakery products with functional ingredients with anticancer properties; research in application of a natural antioxidant extract from rosemary to a dressing; research in obtention of natural food colorants with functional antioxidant properties; patents for predictive method for the detection of cracking in fruits and vegetables.

Background

Fernandez, Maria Jose Frutos was born on January 21, 1967 in Murcia, Spain. Daughter of Frutos Frutos Frutos and Ceferina Fernández Del Cerro.

Education

Bachelors degree, Institute Saavedra Fajardo, Murcia, 1984. Master of Science in Biological Sciences, University Murcia, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy in Biological Sciences, High Science Research Council, Murcia, 1995.

Career

Associate professor Polytechnic University of Valencia, 1995—1997. Head food science division University Miguel Hernández, Elche, Spain, 1997—2000, professor, since 1997. Research and technical development expert evaluator European Commission, Brussels, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in development of bakery products with functional ingredients with anticancer properties. Research in application of a natural antioxidant extract from rosemary to a dressing. Research in obtention of natural food colorants with functional antioxidant properties.

    Patents for predictive method for the detection of cracking in fruits and vegetables.

Membership

Member of European Association Research Managers and Administrators (associate), Institute Food Technologists (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, photography.

Connections

Married Joaquín Pastor Perez, July 1, 2005. Children: María José Rincón Frutos, Laura Rincón Frutos, Joaquín Pastor Frutos, Elena Pastor Frutos.

father:
Frutos Frutos Frutos

mother:
Ceferina Fernández Del Cerro

spouse:
Joaquín Pastor Perez

children:
María José Rincón Frutos Fernandez

Laura Rincón Frutos Fernandez

Joaquín Pastor Frutos Fernandez

Elena Pastor Frutos Fernandez