Outstanding Doctorate Awards from the UV for Lucía Ramos and Sara Muñiz

The University of Valencia has awarded the two Outstanding Doctoral These Awards corresponding to the area of ​​Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology for the 2021-2022 academic year to two doctoral students from the IATA Group of Systems Biology in Yeasts of Biotechnological Interest, Lucía Ramos and Sara Muñiz.

Lucía Ramos' thesis, Translational repression and novel functions of Cth2 in the Saccharomyces cerevisiae response to iron deficiency, was supervised by Sergi Puig and Mª Teresa Martínez Pastor (UV) and defended on October 2, 2020

Sara Muñiz's thesis, Biochemical and molecular basis involved in the synthesis of melatonin and other derivatives of aromatic amino acids in saccharomyces cerevisiae, was supervised by José Manuel Guillamón and defended on April 22, 2021.

The Awards were published on July 21.