Gabriel Álvarez Menéndez
Research and Development Manager
Gabriel is a Bachelor in Chemistry and Master in Analytical and Bioanalytical Sciences. Director of R & D of the company. He has participated actively in the development of the POC of Creatinine and the POC of PSA and his work has been fundamental to achieve the hybridomas with which HealthSens currently produces purified anti-PSA antibodies (total and free) and to launch the sensor for quantification of total blood creatinine, the commercialisation of which is imminent. He has been trained in the research group led by Agustín Costa, to then join the company 6 years ago and develop his work as a researcher. From January 2014 to May 2016, he has combined management functions with research activities. He has been the tutor of 14 students in regulated practices corresponding to subjects of the Degree in Chemistry, Masters in: Analytical and Biochemical Sciences, Biotechnology of Environment and Health and Supramolecular Chemistry, and has directed two Final Master Projects.