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Miguel Ernesto Martinez Pozo

PhD, Research Associate


Highly qualified chemist offering more than 15 years of organic synthesis, chemical analysis and radiolabelling experience within pharmaceutical industry.

Work experience

Feb 2012Present

Research Associate

University of Fukui (BIRC)

Research and development of new radiotracer for PET imaging of brain or infection diseases.

Sep 1997Jul 2011

Research Assistant

Finlay Institute
Research and development of vaccine against Neisseria meningitidis, Vibrio cholerae and Shigella sonnei.
Sep 1995Aug 1997

Senior Research

Center for Research and Development of Drugs
Research in chemical assurance of pharmaceuticals.


Apr 2007Mar 2011

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

University of Fukui

Thesis Title: New Radiosynthesis of 2-deoxy-2-[18F]fluoroacetamido-D-glucopyranose and its evaluation as a bacterial infections imaging agent.

Sep 1997Feb 2001

Master of Applied Science

University of Havana

Thesis Title: Obtaining and evaluation of conjugates from Vibrio cholerae O1 lipopolisaccharides.

Sep 1990Jul 1995

Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.)

University of Havana

Thesis Title: Study of the Copper, Zinc Superoxide Dismutase inhibition by α-amino acid dithiocarbamates derivatives.


Decision making, critical thinking, organizing and planning.
Self motivated, initiative, high level of energy.
Excellence Personal Communication skills.
Tolerant to stressed situations.


Spanish: Native

English: Fluent

Japanese: Upper Intermediate