!!!Rafael Giraldo
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__Present and Previous Positions__
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*2019 Research Professor, Dept. of Microbial Biotechnology, CNB-CSIC, Cantoblanco (Madrid), Spain
*2012 - 2018 Research Professor, Dept. of Cellular & Molecular Biology, CIB-CSIC
*2010 - 2012 Research Professor, Dept. of Chemical & Physical Biology, CIB-CSIC
*2000 - 2009 Tenure Staff Scientist, Dept. of Molecular Microbiology, CIB-CSIC
*1995 - 1999 Tenure Track Scientist, Dept. of Molecular Microbiology, CIB-CSIC
*1992 - 1994 Postdoctoral Fellow, Structural Studies Division, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge (UK)
*1987 - 1991 PhD student, Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas (CIB), Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), Madrid (Spain)
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__Fields of Scholarship__
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*Microbiology: Gram-negative bacteria (''Escherichia coli'', ''Pseudomonas aeruginosa'') and yeast (''Saccharomyces cerevisiae'')
*Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
*Structural Biology and Biophysics
*Protein-DNA interactions
*Telomeres and DNA quadruplexes
*Bacterial plasmids
*DNA replication
*Protein amyloids and prions
*Synthetic Biology
*Optogenetics
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__Honours and Awards__
*Member of the Spanish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 
*Member of the Spanish Biophysical Society 
*Member of the Spanish Microbiological Society; Vice-President (2015-)
*Member of the American Society for Microbiology
*Member of the International Society for Plasmid Biology
*Member of the Academia Europaea (2010)
*Member of the CSIC Research Ethics Committee; Vice-President (2018-)
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[Curriculum Vitae |User/Giraldo_Rafael/CV]
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[Publication list|User/Giraldo_Rafael/Publications]
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[Highlights of my work and anecdotes
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