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Valero Juan Garcia

  • Postdoctoral Researcher
  • August Pi i Sunyer Institute of Biomedical Research
  • 5PublicationsNumber of items in Valero's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

Bcl-2 family proteins.Apoptosis


Highly motivated and enthusiastic young research scientist with nearly seven years of experience in the fields of cell death and cancer in general, and apoptosis regulators of the Bcl-2 protein family, in particular. Solid technical knowledge in cell biology, biochemistry, and biophysics, with experience in biomedical research and bioinformatics as well.

Recent publications

  • μ-calpain conversion of antiapoptotic Bfl-1 (BCL2A1) into a prodeath factor reveals two distinct alpha-helices inducing mitochondria-mediated apoptosis

    • Valero J
    • Cornut-Thibaut A
    • Jugé R
    • et al.
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  • Active fragments from pro- and antiapoptotic BCL-2 proteins have distinct membrane behavior reflecting their functional divergence

    • Guillemin Y
    • Lopez J
    • Gimenez D
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Postdoctoral Researcher

Institut d'Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer

September 2015 - Present

Postdoctoral Researcher


November 2011 - August 2014(3 years)



Ecole Normale Supérieure

September 2007 - February 2011(3 years)