Researchers

Abel Baerga, Ph.D.

Abel_Baerga-OrtizEmail: abel.baerga@upr.edu

Research: Biosynthesis of natural products.

Contact: 787-758-2525 X-1603 -1640 | Lab: RCM

Web Page: https://md.rcm.upr.edu/biochemistry/

Profile: https://md.rcm.upr.edu/biochemistry/dt_team/dr-abel-baerga-ortiz/

Abimael Rodríguez, Ph.D.

abimael_rodriguez (1)Email: abimael.rodriguez1@upr.edu

Research: New bioactive compounds from marine organisms.

Contact: 787-764-0000 X. 88575 | Lab: Molecular Sciences Building

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/index.php?page=abimael-d-rodriguez

Profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Abimael_D_Rodriguez

 

Adelfa E. Serrano, Ph. D.

Adelfa Serranooo (1)Email: adelfa.serrano@upr.edu

Research: RCMI-Center for Molecular Genetics and Infectious Diseases

Contact: Office: (787) 758-2525, X-1313; | Lab: (787) 758-2525, X-2217, X-1314 | Rm A-310, Rm A-346, Rm A 349

Web Page: http://connect.rtrn.net/profilesweb/ProfileDetails.aspx?From=SE&Person=3193&PersonSource=University%20of%20Puerto%20Rico

Profile: https://md.rcm.upr.edu/micro/dt_team/dr-adelfa-e-serrano/

Alfredo Ghezzi, Ph.D.

Alfredo_Ghezzi (1)Email: alfredo.ghezzi@upr.edu

Research: Molecular Neuroscience, Behavioral Genetics, Neuroadaptation and Addiction

Contact: 787-764 0000 X. 32767, 32767 | Lab:  JGD-203

Profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Alfredo_Ghezzi

Ana R. Guadalupe, Ph.D.

3-ana-guadalupe (1)Email: lupita1029@gmail.com

Research: Development of bioselective electrodes.

Contact: 787-764-0000 X-88537 | Lab: FB-101A

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/index.php?page=ana-r-guadalupe-quinones

Profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ana_Guadalupe_Quinones

Andrew Seeds, Ph.D.

AndrewSeedsEmail: seeds.andrew@gmail.com

Research: Neural Circuits and Behavior

Contact: 787-721-4149 X-236 | Lab: 318 Instituto de Neurobiología, San Juan

Web Page: http://www.seedshampellab.com/

Profile: https://www.cienciapr.org/en/user/seedsa

Anthony V. Washington, Ph.D.

Anthony-V.-WashingtonEmail: anthony.washington@upr.edu

Research: Inmuno-hemostasis

Contact: X-88149 -88150 | Lab: JGD-215

Web Page: https://uprmdacc.upr.edu/

Profile: https://uprmdacc.upr.edu/profile-uprmdacc/792-a-valance

Arthur Tinoco, Ph.D.

ArthurTinocoEmail: atinoco9278@gmail.com

Research: Development of Ti(IV)-based anticancer comleses using FE(III) chelating ligands that model the metal binding site of transferring. 

Contact: X-88510 | Lab: FB-102

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/

Profile: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/index.php?page=arthur-d-tinoco

Brad Weiner, Ph.D.

Brad-weinerEmail: brad@hpcf.upr.edu

Research: Nanoparticles for cancer imaging.

Contact: X-55574 | Lab. FB-147

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/

Profile: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/index.php?page=brad-r-weiner

 

Bruno Marie, Ph.D.

Dr.Bruno Marie closeEmail: brunomariemail@gmail.com

Research: Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Synaptic Homeostasis

Contact: 787-724-1024

Web Page: http://www.neuro.upr.edu/

Profile: http://www.neuro.upr.edu/?q=dr.-b.-marie

Carlos González, Ph.D.

carlos gonzalezEmail: cigonzalez@uprrp.edu

Research: Post-Transcriptional control of gene expression.

Contact: X-88121 -88122 | Lab. JGD-107

Web Page: http://cicim.upr.edu/faculty-members/

Carlos Jiménez, Ph.D.

Carlos JimenezEmail: carlos.jimenez8@upr.edu

Research: Changes in Ih current channel’s subunites 2 and 4 during the expression of cocaine sensitization.

Contact: 787-758-2525, X-1676 -1677 | Lab. RCM A-688, A-682

Web Page: https://md.rcm.upr.edu/physiology/

Profile: https://md.rcm.upr.edu/physiology/dt_team/dr-carlos-a-jimenez-rivera/

Carlos R. Cabrera, Ph.D.

CarlosCabreraEmail: carlos.cabrera2@upr.edu

Research: Analytical Chemistry (electrochemistry), Hotoelectrochemistry Batteries, Electrocatalysis (fuel cells), Surface Analysis.

Contact: Office 787-523-5310

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/

Profile: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/index.php?page=carlos-cabrera

Dalice Piñero, Ph.D

Dalice Pinero (1)Email: dalice.pinerocruz@uprrp.edu

Research: Synthesis of metal complexees and multidimensional networks for their application. / Materials sciences and Nanomedicine

Contact: 787-764-0000 X. 88559 | Lab. FB 135C

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/index.php?page=Dalice-M-PInERO-CRUZ

Profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Dalice_Pinero_Cruz

Eduardo Nicolau, Ph.D.

Eduardo-NicolauEmail: eduardo.nicolau@upr.edu

Research: Analytical: Studies on the efficiency of polymeric bio-nanomaterials for applications in bone tissue engineering and sensing of metabolites.

Contact: X-88567 | Lab. FB-314

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/

Profile: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/index.php?page=eduardo-nicolau

Esther A. Peterson, Ph. D.

Esther Peterson Email: esther.peterson@upr.edu

Reasearch: Breast Cancer: the role of the cytoskeleton and EGFR signal transduction pathway

Contact: 787-764 0000 X. 88129, 88130 | Lab:  JGD-116

Web Page: https://www.cienciapr.org/es/user/epeterson80

Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/estherpeterson/

Gary Toranzos, Ph.D.

Gary ToranzosEmail: gary.toranzos@upr.edu

Research: Environmental Microbiology Ecology.

Contact: X-88118 – 88119 | Lab. JGD-102

Web Page: https://www.asm.org/Biographies/Gary-Toranzos

Profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Gary_Toranzos

Gregory Quirk, Ph.D.

Gregory QuirkEmail: gregoryjquirk@gmail.com

Research: Neuronal mechanism of learning and extinction of fear.

Contact: 787-999-3058 | Lab. RCM A-682 

Web Page: https://md.rcm.upr.edu/anatomyneurobiology/

Profile: https://md.rcm.upr.edu/anatomyneurobiology/dr-gregory-j-quirk/

Ingrid Montes, Ph.D.

Ingrid Montes, PhD -2019Email: ingrid.montes2@upr.edu

Research: Synthesis, Characterization and Biological Applications of Ferrocenyl Derivatives

Contact: 787-764-0000 X. 88502 | Lab: CN – 319

Web Page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Attabey_Rodz////sandbox

Profile: http://www.ingridmontes.org/

Jorge L. Colón, Ph.D.

Jorge ColonEmail: jorge1962cr@gmail.com

Research: Biosensors and drug delivery using layered inorganic nanomaterials.

Contact: X-88543 | Lab. FB-105

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/

Profile: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/index.php?page=jorge-l-colon

José A. Lasalde, Ph.D.

José-A.-LasaldeEmail: jlasalde@gmail.com

Research: Acetylcholine receptor structure and function; Lipid-protein interactions in biological membranes; Neuronal acetylcholine receptor and nicotine addiction.

Contact: X-88125 -88126 | Lab. JGD-114

Web Page: http://nachrs.org/

Profile: http://nachrs.org/pi-info/

José A. Rodríguez, Ph.D.

Jose Rodriguez MartinezEmail: jose.rodriguez233@upr.edu

Research: Functional genomics, molecular recognition of nucleid acids, gene regulation, protein DNA interactions, transcription factors, biophysics.

Contact: X-88131 | Lab. JGD-120

Web Page: https://www.cienciapr.org/en/user/josearcadio

Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jose-a-rodriguez-martinez-13661326/

José Agosto, Ph.D.

Jose AgostoEmail: jose.agosto1@upr.edu

Research: Genetic control of sleep and circadian rhythms in the Drosophila Melanogaster.

Contact: X-88064 | Lab. NCN

Web Page: http://biology.uprrp.edu/

Profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Jose_Luis_Agosto

José E. García, Ph.D.

jose_garcia_arrarasEmail: jegarcia@hpcf.upr.edu

Research: In vivo and in vitro development of the peripheral nervous system; Neuropeptides and neurotransmitters nervous system regeneration in invertebrates.

Contact: X-88151 -88152 | Lab. JGD-220

Web Page: http://neuroid.uprrp.edu/

Profile: http://neuroid.uprrp.edu/index.php/team/dr-jose-e-garcia-arraras/

José M. Rivera, Ph.D.

jose_riveraEmail: jmrivort@gmail.com

Research: Organic Chemistry: Molecular recognition, Supramolecular chemistry, Nanotechnology, Bioorganic chemistry, Organic synthesis.

Contact: X-88575

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/

Profile: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/index.php?page=jose-rivera

Kai Griebenow, Ph.D.

kai-hans-griebenow-12Email: kai.griebenow@gmail.com

Research: Biochemistry: Structure-guided protein encapsulation, non-aqueous enzymology, protein formulation, protein stability, protein glycosylation, relationship between protein structural dynamics and enzyme activity, PEG modification of proteins, bio-fuel cells.

Contact: X-88537 | Lab: FB-215

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/

Profile: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/index.php?page=kai-hans-griebenow

Liz M. Díaz, Ph.D.

Liz_DiazEmail: liz.diaz2@upr.edu

Research: Scientific Communication in Diverse Educational Contexts

Contact: 787-764 0000 X. 83503 | CN-129

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/

Profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Liz_Diaz

 

Magaly Martínez, Ph.D.

Dra.-Magaly-MartínezEmail: magaly.martinez1@upr.edu

Research: Cancer Research. Inflammatory mediators of prostate cancer metastasis and response to curcumin.

Contact: 787-772-8300 X-1106 -1403 | Lab. Centro Comprensivo de Cancer

Web Page: http://farmacia.rcm.upr.edu/

Profile: http://farmacia.rcm.upr.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/15/2016/09/Profile_Magaly_Martinez.pdf

Manuel E. Díaz, Ph.D.

Manuel Diaz RiosEmail: manuel.diaz6@upr.edu

Research: Sensory information to spinal cord interneurons after injury.

Contact: 787-721-4149, X-274 | Lab. Instituto de Neurobiología, San Juan

Web Page: https://www.diazrioslab.com/

Profile: https://www.diazrioslab.com/pi-information.html

Mark W. Miller, Ph.D.

Mark_MillerEmail: mark.miller@upr.edu

Research: Nervous System Structure and Function in an Intermediate Host for Schistosomiasis

Contact: Lab: Room 112A, Institute of Neurobiology

Web Page: http://www.neuro.upr.edu/

Profile: http://www.neuro.upr.edu/?q=markm

Marvin Bayro, Ph.D.

Marvin BayroEmail: marvin.bayro@gmail.com 

Research: Analysis of protein structure and dynamics in HIV maturation.

Contact: 787-523-5326

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/

Profile: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/index.php?page=Marvin-Bayro

Néstor M. Carballeira, Ph.D.

thumb_IMG_1442_1024Program Director

Email: nestor.carballeira1@upr.edu

Research: Organic Chemistry: Organic reaction mechanisms, lipid chemistry and biosynthesis of marine natural products.

Contact: X-88561 | Lab. FB-119

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/index.php?page=nestor-m-carballeira

Profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Nestor_Carballeira

Olga Mayol, Ph.D.

Olga MayolEmail: omayol@ites.upr.edu

Research: Atmospheric Chemistry and Aerosols Research (ACAR)

Contact: 787-764-0000 X-88191 – 88192 | Lab: FB 001

Web page: http://web.ites.upr.edu/

Profile: http://web.ites.upr.edu/faculty-members/olga-l-mayol-bracero

Orestes Quesada González , Ph.D.

OrestesQuesadaProgram Coordinator

Research: Biochemistry: How chemical nature of detergents affects the lipid composition of detergent-solubilized nAChR from Torpedo californica tissue.

Contact: X-88152 | Lab: FB-300

Web Page: 

Profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Orestes_Quesada

Pablo Vivas, PhD

Pablo Vivas, Ph.D.Email: pablo.vivas@upr.edu

Research: Microbiología – Cáncer de Ovarios

Contact: 787-772-8300 X- 1404

Web Page: http://www.rtrn.net/small-grants-program-awardees/pablo-e-vivas-mejia-ph-d-university-of-puerto-rico-medical-sciences-campus-project-narrative/

Profile: http://www.cccupr.org/investigacion/investigadores/pablo-vivas-mejias-phd/

Paul Bayman, Ph. D.

Paul-Bayman-BW-250x300Email: bayman.upr@gmail.com

Research: Mycology and plant pathology; Bioremediation; Mycotoxins.

Contact: X-88141 | Lab: JGD-205

Web Page: http://biology.uprrp.edu/

Profile:

Riccardo Papa, Ph.D.

Riccardo_PapaEmail: rpapa.lab@gmail.com

Research: Complex modular architecture around a simple toolkit of wing pattern genes

Contact: X-88133 | Lab: JGD-213

Web Page: http://ricpapa.wixsite.com/papa-riccardo-lab

Profile: http://ricpapa.wixsite.com/rpapalab/about

Torsten Stelzer, Ph.D.

Torsten StelzerEmail: torsten.stelzer@upr.edu

Research: Pharmaceutical crystallization, Small-scale manufacturing, Process intensification

Contact: 787-523-5303 | Lab: Molecular Sciences Building

Web Page: http://farmacia.rcm.upr.edu/

Profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Torsten_Stelzer

Tugrul Giray, Ph.D.

Tugrul GirayEmail: tugrul.giray@upr.edu

Research: Integrative study of behavioral and muscle development in a model system.

Contact: X-88135 -88136 | Lab: FB-246

Web page: http://biology.uprrp.edu/

Profile: https://www.cienciapr.org/en/user/tgiray

Vilmalí Lopez, Ph.D.

Vilmali LopezEmail: vilmali.lopez@upr.edu

Research: Biocompatible, tailored, nanocrystals, drugs nanocarriers for cancer treatment.

Contact: X-88537 | Lab: FB-101A

Web Page: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/

Profile: http://chemistry.uprrp.edu/index.php?page=Vilmali-Lopez-Mejias