Francisco J. Enguita0000-0002-8072-8557
Francisco J. Enguita obtained the following academic degrees: a Ph.D. degree in microbiology and genetics, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain, in 1998; an M.C. degree in microbiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Granada, Granada, Spain, in 1993; a B.C. degree in pharmaceutical sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Granada, Granada, Spain, in 1991. Dr. Enguita works as an Associated Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, since October 2008; Principal Investigator, Cellular Biology Unit, Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, since April 2006. He also served as a Group Leader of the Host Pathogen Interactions Group, Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica, Macromolecular Crystallography laboratory, Oeiras, Portugal, from 2004 to 2006; Postdoctoral Researcher, Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica, Protein Crystallography, Oeiras, Portugal, from 2001 to 2004; Auxiliar Professor, Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias, Departamento de Ciências da Saúde, Lisboa, Portugal, from 2000 to present; Postdoctoral Researcher, Universidad de León, Department of Microbiology, León, Spain, from September 1998 to December 1998; Postgraduate Researcher, Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica, Micro heterogeneous systems laboratory, Oeiras, Portugal, from October 1996 to November 1997. His areas of scientific activity include miRNAs and other small noncoding RNAs, protein structure and dynamics, protein-protein interactions, transcriptional regulation, and splicing. His domains of specialization include molecular and structural biology, protein biochemistry, cellular biology, protein crystallography, and microbiology.
Biography Updated on 2 November 2012