Daniela Castro

Biologist

 

dcastro@cs.cl             

Daniela Castro is a consultant- biologist in matters related to biology and pharmacy. From 2010 to 2019 she was associate of the patent department at Covarrubias & Cia. and also partner from 2015 to 2019. Previously, she was part of the patent department at Silva and Cía.

In the academic area, Daniela was a teacher assistant in the Biology and Biochemistry programs of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (1999 – 2002), professor in charge of the Microbiology course for the Marine Biology Master’s program at Universidad Andrés Bello (2007), and professor of the Microbiology course in Nutrition and Diet at the same university (2007-2008).

She has written specialized articles published in ISI journal, such as “The effect of temperature on growth and production of paralytic shellfish poisoning toxins by the cyanobacterium Cylindrospermopsis raciborskii C10″, Toxicon, 2004 and “Factors influencing the composition of bacterial communities found at abandoned copper-tailings dumps”, Journal of Applied Microbiology, 2006.

In the academic area, Daniela was a teacher assistant in the Biology and Biochemistry programs of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (1999 – 2002), professor in charge of the Microbiology course for the Marine Biology Master’s program at Universidad Andrés Bello (2007), and professor of the Microbiology course in Nutrition and Diet at the same university (2007-2008).

 

Education:

Bachelor of Science with a major in Biology, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile, 2002.

Ph.D in Biological Science, Major in Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile, 2010. Ph.D thesis “The island of pathogenic SPI-8 Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi: an evaluation of its participation in the resistance to conditions of stress”.

Memberships:

Intellectual Property Owners

Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property

International Trademark Association

Languages:

Spanish and English.