Administrator

Margaret joined DESTINA in 2011 following its incorporation, and has an extensive career in government, banking and private sector business covering finance and administration, in Australia and the UK. Her role includes ensuring effective internal activities, as well as managing contact and documentary preparations for DESTINA operations.

Francisco Javier López Delgado completed his Degree in Chemistry and Master’s Degree in Biotechnology from the University of Granada (Spain). In 2013, he was a PhD visitor student in the group headed by Prof. K. A. Joergensen (Denmark). In 2015, he completed his PhD in Chemistry at the University of Granada, working on the synthesis…

Chemistry Scientist

Juan Jose Guardia Monteagudo completed his B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Chemistry from the University of Granada (Spain). He joined the group of Professor Alvarez-Manzaneda where he worked on the synthesis of natural products. In 2016, he received his PhD in Chemistry from the University of Granada (Spain). In February 2016, he joined DESTINA as a…

Assay Development Scientist

Antonio Marin Romero holds a degree in Biochemistry from the University of Murcia (Spain). In 2016, Antonio finished his Master in Molecular Biology Applied to Biotechnology Companies (BioEnterprise) at the University of Granada (Spain). During his master’s thesis at DESTINA, he participated in the development of an infectious disease test based on a colorimetric platform.…

Assay Development Scientist

Bárbara López Longarela received her Degree in Biotechnology from the University of Oviedo (Asturias, Spain) in 2013, with a project aimed to detect viral strains using bioinformatics and multiplex PCR techniques. In 2014, she finished her Master in Molecular Biology Applied to Biotechnological Companies (BioEnterprise) at the University of Granada (Spain). She joined DESTINA in…

Chemistry Manager

Antonio graduated in Chemistry from the University of Sassari (Italy) in 2003. He then joined the research group of Professor Mark Bradley at the University of Edinburgh (UK), where he obtained his PhD in Chemistry. After gaining work experience in different companies, Antonio joined DESTINA in September 2014 with the responsibility for chemistry development. Antonio…

Assay Development Manager

Mavys received her PhD in Pharmacy from the University of Granada, working on the design and synthesis of new HDAC inhibitors as anticancer drugs. Her background includes chemical synthesis, microencapsulation, biosensors, biomaterials, scale up and optimization of processes. Mavys joined DESTINA in March 2013, after several years of experience in biotech companies. She is responsible…