Estibaliz Santiago-Mujika, Ph.D.

Estibaliz Santiago-Mujika, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral fellow, Patrik Brundin Laboratory

 

 
 

Biography

Dr. Estibaliz Santiago-Mujika graduated from University of Navarre, Pamplona, Spain with a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry and a master’s degree in biomedical research specialized in neuroscience. She completed her Ph.D. degree in neuroscience at University of Leicester, UK, studying tubulin and its posttranslational modifications in vascular dementia and Alzheimer’s disease patients. Her current project involves investigating pathogens that act as triggers of Parkinson’s disease and characterizing their mechanism of action.

 

Current research focus

Dr. Santiago-Mujika is working to identify pathogens that can act as triggers of Parkinson’s and characterizing their mechanism of action.