Patricia Lopez

| | University of Essex

Postdoc Patricia Lopez is a Senior Research Officer at the University of Essex. She received her BS from the Universidad de los Andes in Venezuela and her Ph.D. from the University of Essex. Her work has been published in Mycological Research and Plant Science. Patricia studies molecular biology and biochemistry with an emphasis on the building of constructs for plant transformation. Her work on the RIPE project is focused on improving leaf photosynthetic carbon metabolism by up-regulation of the expression of specific proteins (like SBPase and FBPA) and down-regulation of others.