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Juan studied physics in Uruguay and did his PhD in Ireland at the Centre for Bio-Nano Interactions, University College Dublin. He subsequently did a postdoc at the Interdisciplinary Institute for Neurosciences in Bordeaux (France), and a second postdoc in neurodegeneration at the Department of Chemistry at the University of Cambridge (UK). Juan established his research group at the University of St Andrews funded by a European Research Council Starting Grant. His main research interests are the use of nanotechnology and single-molecule imaging to understand and cure neurodegenerative diseases. Visit our lab website for research updates and opportunities: https://neurophotonics.wp.st-andrews.ac.uk/

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 3 - Good Health and Well-being

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  • Raw data for Qamar et al, FUS Phase Separation, Cell-D-17-01483

    Qamar, S. (Creator), Wang, G. (Creator), Randle, S. J. (Creator), Ruggeri, F. S. (Creator), Varela, J. A. (Creator), Lin, J. Q. (Creator), Phillips, E. C. (Creator), Miyashita, A. (Creator), Williams, D. (Creator), Ströhl, F. (Creator), Meadows, W. (Creator), Ferry, R. (Creator), Dardov, V. J. (Creator), Tartaglia, G. G. (Creator), Farrer, L. A. (Creator), Kaminski Schierle, G. S. (Creator), Kaminski, C. F. (Creator), Holt, C. E. (Creator), Fraser, P. E. (Creator), Schmitt-Ulms, G. (Creator), Klenerman, D. (Creator), Knowles, T. (Creator), Vendruscolo, M. (Creator) & St George-Hyslop, P. (Creator), Mendeley Data, 30 Mar 2018

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