Cell & Gene Therapy Innovation Speaker
Paula Maria M. Alves
Working in Animal Cell Technology since 1990, her PhD contributed to the establishment of 3D in vitro models of Brain Cells for metabolic trafficking studies. She did part of her PhD studies at the NMR Center-Sintef, Trondheim Hospital, Norway and at the NMR Laboratory of the Chemistry Department of Bremen University. She is an Independent Researcher and Principal Investigator of ITQB-New University of Lisbon since 2005. Since January 2007 she is Head of the Animal Cell Technology Unit form ITQB-UNL/IBET, where she coordinates the work of three laboratories (http://tca.itqb.unl.pt) and the CEO of iBET since 2012.