Group members

Maria J. Macias

Group Leader

Host Institution

Structural and Computational Biology Programme, IRB Barcelona

PhD Degree

Chemistry, Organic Chemistry Department, Salamanca University (Spain) 1993, supervised by Prof. M. Grande

Past Positions

Post Doctoral position at the EMBL Heidelberg, Germany in the group of Prof. Dr. H. Oschkinat. 1993- 1998.

NMR Staff Scientist at the EMBL Heidelberg, Germany. 1998- 2002.

Research Field

Structural determination of protein complexes.

Software development to facilitate the determination of structures from NMR data.

Protein folding and stability using NMR spectroscopy.

Pau Martin

Research Assistant

 

Host Institution

Structural and Computational Biology Programme, IRB Barcelona

Degrees

Doctor In Organic Chemistry, Universitat de Barcelona

Biochemistry, Universitat de Barcelona

Biology, Universitat de Barcelona

Previous lab experience

Department of Pharmacy, Universitat de Barcelona.

Research Field

Software development for automated assignment of NMR data

Main Techniques

NMR Spectroscopy

Computing

Lidia Ruiz

Technical Assistant

Host Institution

Structural and Computational Biology Programme, IRB Barcelona

Undergraduate Degree

Biology, Universidad de Barcelona (2003).

Previous lab experience

School of Physiology at the Biology Department of the Universidad de Barcelona (2002-2003)

Research Field

Molecular biology, production of protein samples for the structural work

Main Techniques

Molecular Biology

Biochemistry

Protein NMR Spectroscopy

Eric Aragon

Research assistant

Host Institution

Structural and Computational Biology Programme, IRB Barcelona

Undergraduate Degrees

Biochemistry, Universitat de Barcelona

Biology, Universitat de Barcelona

Research Field

Biochemical and structural characterization of protein complexes

Main Techniques

Molecular Biology

Purification of proteins and complexes

Protein NMR spectroscopy

Tiago Lopes Gomes

PhD Student - Formación de Personal Investigador (FPI)

Host Institution

Structural and Computational Biology Programme, IRB Barcelona

Undergraduate Degrees

Chemistry, Technical University of Lisbon

Research Field

Structural characterization of proteins and their complexes

Main Techniques

NMR Spectroscopy

Peptide Synthesis

Jordi Medina

PhD student- IRB Barcelona fellowship

 

Host Institution

Structural and Computational Biology Programme, IRB Barcelona

Undergraduate Degrees

Biotechnology, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona 2012
Biochemistry, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona 2012

Previous lab experience

Molecular Biology Institute of Barcelona (IBMB-CSIC) (2011)
Department of biochemistry and molecular biology, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (2010-2011)

Research Field

Structural characterization of proteins and their complexes

Main Techniques

Molecular and cell biology

Protein NMR spectroscopy

Ewelina Guca

Post Doc – Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND fellowship

 

Host Institution

Structural and Computational Biology Programme, IRB Barcelona

PhD

Biologie Santé/ Structural biology, University of Montpellier (France)

Undergraduate Degree

MSc in Biophysics, Jagiellonian University in Krakow (Poland)

Previous lab experience

DIMNP, University of Montpellier

Centre de Biochimie Structurale, Montpellier

Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow

Main Techniques

X-ray crystallography, Protein NMR spectroscopy

Marco Jan Klein

Post Doc – Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND fellowship

 

Host Institution

Structural and Computational Biology Programme, IRB Barcelona

Degrees

Dr. rer. nat. (Biochemistry), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany

Dipl.-Chem., University of Karlsruhe, Germany

Previous lab experience

Institute of Organic Chemistry, Department of Biochemistry, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (CS), Germany

Institute of Biological Interfaces (IBG-2), Department of Molecular Biophysics,Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (CN), Germany

Bio21 Molecular Science & Biotechnology Institute, University of Melbourne,Australia

Main Techniques

Molecular Biology, Peptide Synthesis, Protein NMR Spectroscopy

Regina Freier

Post Doc

 

Host Institution

Structural and Computational Biology Programme, IRB Barcelona

Degrees

PhD in Molecular Biology, University of Salzburg

Molecular Biotechnology Bsc, Technical University Munich

Molecular Biotechnology Msc, Technical University Munich

Previous lab experience

Department of Biological Sciences, Technical University Munich

Structural Biology Group, University of Salzburg

Main Techniques

Protein biochemistry, X-ray crystallography