Maria Jimenez-Sanchez

Mentoring Committee · Past Boards of Directors · International Collaborations Department · Awards Committee · Fellowships Committee · women in science

Name: María Jimenez Sanchez
Job position: MRC Research Fellow, Group Leader
Workplace: King´s College London

Scientific background: Maria is a MRC research fellow at the Maurice Wohl Neuroscience Institute at King´s College London. She is interested in studying the molecular mechanisms underlying neurodegeneration. Her newly established research group will explore the role of glial cells in these diseases in order to elucidate novel therapeutic targets. Until June 2016, she worked as a postdoctoral researcher at the Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, where she moved after obtaining her PhD from the University Complutense in 2008.