Carlos López-Otín#

!Carlos López-Otín
Membership Number:1861
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:SPAIN

Present and Previous Positions
  • since 1987 Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Oviedo University

Fields of Scholarship
  • Identification of and enzymatic and functional characterization of proteases associated with tumour processes
  • Development/Study of strategies which inhibit proteolytic activity of tumour proteases
  • Determination of three dimensional structures of human proteases associated with tumours
  • Generation of animal models of gain and loss of proteolytic function. Analysis of tumour progression susceptibility in the models generated

Honours and Awards
  • Member of the Royal Academy of Sciences-Spain
  • Member of the Academia Europaea
  • "Santiago Ramon y Cajal" National Award for Research
  • 'Carmen and Severo Ochoa' Award for Molecular Biology
  • 'King Jaime I' Basic Research Award
  • European Biochemistry FEBS Prize '25th Silver Jubilee'

Imprint Privacy policy « This page (revision-7) was last updated on Friday, 13. February 2015, 13:11 by Nowak Aleksandra
  • operated by