The role of phosphatidylinositol remodelling to mediate dietary effects on fatty liver

Hosted by Teresa Cardoso
With Toni Vidal-Puig & Malu Martínez-Chantar in the Q&A

Holds Bachelor degrees in Biology (1998) and Biochemistry (1999) obtained at the University of Balearic Islands, Spain. Following his postgraduate programme which focused on the Role of Sexual Dimorphism in the Energy Metabolism of White and Brown Adipose Tissue, he defended his PhD thesis in 2005. During the course of his PhD Dr Rodríguez-Cuenca benefitted from international training and experience as part of several laboratories based in Birmingham (UK), Cambridge (UK) and Salt Lake City (USA).

In 2006 Dr Rodríguez-Cuenca was awarded a Marie Curie Fellowship and joined Prof. Vidal-Puig’s lab at the Department of Clinical Biochemistry, (Cambridge, UK) and from 2008 to 2013 he worked as Research Associate at Wellcome Trust MRC Institute of Metabolic Science, University of Cambridge (Cambridge, UK). Since his academic progression in 2014, he has been employed as a Senior Research Associate at Wellcome Trust MRC Institute of Metabolic Science, University of Cambridge (Cambridge, UK). From 2020, Dr Rodríguez-Cuenca has had the opportunity to become affiliated to the Cambridge Nanjing Center of Technology and Innovation (Nanjing, Jiangsu, China).