Research institute: The purpose of the ITB is the development and promotion of biomedical research of excellence, with a translational orientation and in relation to the biosanitary needs of its social environment.

Doctor by the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid with the thesis Proteína p6 del bacteriófago [vacio]29 dominio de unión a DNA y mecanismo de activación de los orígenes de replicación 1996. Supervised by Dr. José Miguel Hermoso.