New on Board: Alejandro Arias Montecino
Tell us a bit about the work you are/will be doing at CCMAR.
I will be doing my internship in the department of comparative endocrinology and integrative biology. The internship will consist of identifying and quantifying light-related genes using bioinformatics tools and how this influences the sea cucumber study model.
What were you doing before you joined us?
I studied for a degree in Biology at the University of Extremadura (Uex) and a master's degree in Advanced Biotechnology.
What do you enjoy doing outside of work?
I like to spend time with my family and friends. My hobby is playing the guitar, I love music.