Dr. Carles Galdeano
Dr Carles Galdeano is currently a Serra Hunter Lecturer Professor at University of Barcelona. He obtained his PhD in medicinal chemistry at University of Barcelona with two visiting stays at Virginia Tech (USA) and CNRS (France). After that, he spent three years post-doc in the Alessio Ciulli’s lab (first at University of Cambridge and later at University of Dundee) where together they develop the first potent VHL ligands described. His postdoctoral discoveries represented a breakthrough in the PROTACS field. In 2015, he returned to the University of Barcelona to work in collaboration with Prof Barril with a Beatriu de Pinos Fellowship until 2019, when he started his independent research group.
Honours and Awards
- 2019 Molecules Young Investigator Award
- 2015 Young Medicinal Chemist in Spain
- 2015 Elected to participate at the 65th Lindau Nobel Meeting