Dr. rer. nat.

Catarina Quintanova       

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+49 431 880 3296  
c.quintanova@physiologie.uni-kiel.de  
ORCID:0000-0001-6617-2006  
   
EDUCATION AND POSITIONS  

2018 – Now       Post-Doc – Institute of Physiology CAU

2015 – 2018      Graduation Dr. rer. nat. in Institut für Physiologie, Universität Regensburg:

 „The role of the inwardly rectifying potassium channel Kir5.1 in the distal convoluted tubule”

2015 – 2013      Research Fellow – Bioinorganic Chemistry and Drug Development, Instituto Superior Técnico de Lisboa

2013 – 2011      Master in Science Biochemistry – Universidade de Lisboa

2008 – 2011      Bachelor Biochemistry -  Universidade de Lisboa

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS AND METHODOLOGICAL EXPERTISE

 
  • Kidney function and segment specific characterization
  • pH regulatory mechanism in the nephron
  • Trans- and paracellular transport function 
 
 
  • Isolated perfused tubules
    • Electrophysiology
    • Immunofluorescence
    • Western blot
    • Calcium and pH measurements (FURA-2 AM and BCECF-AM
 

 

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