Joaquin Campos received his B.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Granada, Spain. He has been a Full Professor of medicinal and organic chemistry since 2009 at the Pharmaceutical and Organic Chemistry Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Granada, Spain. He has been working with Professor Ganellin, a coinventor of the drug cimetidine (Tagamet), at the University College London (UCL), performing organic synthesis methodologies and medicinal chemistry, as a Postdoctoral Fellow. His research interests include the synthesis, reactivity, and conformational analysis of seven-membered cycloacetals, antimetabolite prodrugs, the effects of anticancer agents on signal transduction pathways, and K+-channel blockers. He authored more than 100 publications in international journals and presented over 130 communications to congresses. He has written about twenty books or chapter books. He serves as an official reviewer for more than 20 international journals and other different national and international research agencies. He was a supervisor of 10 Ph.D. theses and has established numerous national and international regular collaborations. He belongs to an active research group for many years and received regional and national funds to support his work in the organic and medicinal chemistry fields.
Biography Updated on 2 May 2012