Mª Isabel Rodríguez Franco, PhD (Scientific Researcher)

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Office address: Medicinal Chemistry Institute-CSIC
Juan de la Cierva 3
28006 Madrid (Spain)

Phone: +34 91 258 74 82/ +34 91 562 29 00
Fax: +34 91 564 48 53

Dr. Mª Isabel Rodríguez Franco works at Medicinal Chemistry Institute (CSIC) since 1990. Her current research interest is focused on the design, synthesis, and pharmacological evaluation of new chemical entities with neuroprotective, anti-amyloidogenic, cholinergic, and / or antioxidant properties, as potential drugs for neurodegenerative disorders, including Alzheimer's disease. She is also interested in the evaluation of some ADME properties, such as the oral absorption and the penetration in the central nervous system, using in vitro methodologies (PAMPA experiments). She is author of more than fifty scientific articles, five active patents, and a technological offer of know-how type.

Maribel Rodríguez Franco