Biochemist and MSc in Microbiology
Catalina obtained a Degree in Biochemistry from Andrés Bello University (Chile) in 2009. She worked as Researcher in Molecular Microbiology at Andres Bello University laboratories (Chile) (2008-2010) where she studies the regulation mechanism of Salmonella thyphimurium under oxidative stress conditions. During this period, she participated as speaker in several congress and published two scientific papers. After moving to Barcelona, she worked at Aigües de Barcelona, AGBAR (2012-2014) as Researcher in Microbiology, responsible for certifying the quality and safety of drinking water before she joined ABAC Therapeutics in 2015. Academic training in this sector includes a Master in Biochemistry 2011 gained at Andrés Bello University (Chile) and a Master in Advanced Microbiology 2012 gained at Barcelona University (UB).