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Aura-Elena Ionescu, PhD student

Aura-Elena Ionescu
Group: Enzymology
Department: Enzymology

Scientific Researcher

Research interests: Signaling pathways in cancer, Mass spectrometry, Protein expression and purification.


Born: 19th of November 1988, Ploiesti, Romania
2003 - 2007: „Ion Luca Caragiale” National College, Ploieşti, Romania
2007- 2012: Faculty of Pharmacy at University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Carol Davila" Bucharest
2012 - now: Institute of Biochemistry of the Romanian Academy




Reconstruction of Ancestor of Receptor Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase Catalytic Domain 2011-2016
Acronym: Contract: 296/2011, Cod Depunere: PN-II-ID-PCE-2011-3-0743
Project director: Stefan Szedlacsek

Synthesis of the ancestral PTP catalytic domain and its characterization both in vitro and in vivo.