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Biotechnologist with 20-plus years of experience leading high performing multidisciplinar research teams working on medical problems that range from unravelling molecular processes enforcing the maintenance of antibiotic resistance in bacterial populations, to developing platform technologies for the production of first-in-class smart therapeutic systems achieving tailored cancer cell killing. A creative and entreprenurial person that merges breadth and depth of scientific knowledge with an ability to grasp new and complex concepts, and integrate them quickly into innovative ideas and problem solving tasks. Resilient, persistent, and not afraid to break dogmas; to push past conventional wisdom and do things differently, or things that have never been done before, to deliver results that help patients in need. Currently transiting from academic to non-academic settings to be in a better position to translate scientific breakthroughs into innovative therapies that effectively address clinical unmet needs and benefit patients.
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