Address and links

Departamental II – 247
Area of Biodiversity and Conservation
Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
c/ Tulipán, s/n.
E-28933 Móstoles

Phone: +34 91 488 4609
E-mail: margarita.cabrera at

Short CV

2020- Lecturer, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
2016-2020 Researcher, Ramón y Cajal program, Department of Experimental and Health Sciences,
2014 Postdoctoral Researcher, European Institute for the Biology of Ageing (ERIBA), Groningen, The Netherlands
2006 Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Osnabrueck, Germany
2004 PhD in Biology, Universidad de Sevilla
1999 Degree in Biology, Universidad de Sevilla

Research interests

My research is mainly focused on the study of the aging process, the protein quality control strategies and the mechanisms regulating mitochondrial homeostasis. I use two unicellular eukaryotic models: Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Schizosaccharomyces pombe.

Current position

I teach Biology, Cell Biology, Microbiology and Biotechnology