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Ph.D. in Biotechnology, specialization in Microbiology.

Currently working as a Lab assistant at Biorbis.

Worked mainly in valorization of byproducts thought the extraction of bioactive compounds and evaluation of biological activities. In the last years have worked mainly in the formulation and application of sustainable cosmetic ingredients and their impact on the skin microbiota.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Faculty of Biotechnology

Sept 2020Jan 2024

Master, Faculty of Biotechnology

Oct 2016Dec 2018

Bachelor, Faculty of Biotechnology

Sept 2013Sept 2016


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