Rakel
Lopez de Maturana, PhD

Rakel
Lopez de Maturana, PhD

Quality Control Director, QP

Doctor in Pharmacy (2003, University of Leeds). She started off her research activity in Pharmacology, studying the structure and function of G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) (Leeds, 1998-2002, MRC Edinburgh, 2002-2004). She has investigated the mechanisms of pathogenicity in neurodegenerative diseases for more than 10 years; first in Alzheimer’s disease (CIMA University of Navarra, 2005-2009) and later in Parkinson’s disease (Inbiomed Foundation and VIVEbioTECH, San Sebastian-Donostia, 2009-2016).

Rakel has Qualified Person status at VIVEbiotech.