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Doctor Hector Alejandro Cabrera-Fuentes

Tecnologico de Monterrey, Monterrey (Mexico)

After graduating with a M.Sc. in Molecular Biology at Kazan Federal University (Russian Federation), He obtained his first PhD degree in 2012 at the Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Kazan Federal University followed by the second at the Department of Biochemistry, Medical School, Justus-Liebig-University (JLU) Giessen in 2014, where He was selected for the International Graduate Program (Barcelona-Giessen) “PROMISE: Protecting the Heart from Ischemia”, where He was supported by the “German Research Foundation”. He was the Winner of the SERVIER-International Society of Heart Research Award 2016. Moreover, He was Finalist at the Louis N. and Arnold M. Katz Basic Science Research for Young Investigators of the American Heart Association in 2014. He was recently awarded the Singapore Health-Foundation research grant. From August 2018 He was appointed Head of the FEMSA Biotechnology Centre of Tec de Monterrey, Mexico and from Oct 2019 Assistant Professor at SingHealth Duke-NUS.

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