Neurochemistry: Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms in Glutamatergic Transmission

Expression of glutaminase K and L isoforms in mammalian brain. New functions of glutaminase and potential involvement in altered neurological states and neurodegenerative diseases. Development of transgenic mouse models with altered glutamine/glutamate cycle in brain.

Collaborating Groups

Dr. Alfonso Gutiérrez Adán, Research Associate, Department of Animal Reproduction, INIA (Madrid, Spain)

Prof. Dr. Gert Lubec, Neuroproteomics lab, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of Vienna (Austria)

Dr. Fernando Rodríguez de Fonseca (H.R.U. Carlos Haya)

Dr. Antonia Gutiérrez (University of Malaga)

Dr. Mara Dierssen (Center of Genomic Regulation, Barcelona) Dr. Vicente Felipo (Neurobiology Lab., Centro Investigación Príncipe Felipe, Valencia, Spain)

Dr. Emilio Ambrosio Flores, Full Professor of Psychobiology, The National Distance Education University (UNED) (Madrid, Spain)