Alfonsina Ballester-Lopez studied Biochemistry at the University of Balearic Islands in 2013. She completed a Master’s degree in Translational Medicine at the University of Barcelona in 2014. During the Master, she worked in the biochemical and molecular genetics group in Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, under the supervision of Dr. Antonia Ribes and Dr. Frederic Tort.
After her Master’s degree, she joined the Neuromuscular Diseases group in the Institut d’Investigació Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain. She is working in her PhD about the effects of antisense oligonucleotides therapy in Steinert’s Disease, under the supervision of Dr. Gisela Nogales-Gadea.
Institut d’Investigació Germans Trias i Pujol