Phone: (787) 832-4040 Ext. 3749

Email: maribella.domenech@upr.edu

Office: IQ-207-G

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Field(s):Biomedical, Nanomaterials

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Curriculum Vitae:

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Biomedical Engineering, 2010, University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI, USA
  • INQU4003 Unit Operations III
  • INQU4004 Unit Opearations Laboratory III
  • INQU4034 Chemical Engineering Laboratory I
  • INQU8035 Bioseparation Engineering
  • Microfluidics
  • Nanotechnology
  • Biosensors
  • Cancer Biology
  • 2006-2009 Puerto Rico Industrial Development Company Scholarship (PRIDCO)
  • 2008-2009 Computational Informatics in Biology and Medicine Program (CIBM)
  • 2009-2010 Graduate Engineering Research Scholar fellowship (GERS)
  • 2012-2013 Grant Writers Initiative Award (UPRM-PDU GWI NIH funded)
  • 2014-2018 NIH-NCI CAREER AWARD K01
  • 2014-2015 Industrial Biotechnology Role Model Award
  • Powers, G. L., Hammer K. D.P., Domenech, M., Frantskevich K., Malinowski R. L., Bushman W., Beebe D.J., and Marker, P. C., “Phosphodiesterase 4D inhibitors limit Prostate Cancer Growth Potential”, Molecular Cancer Research 2015 Jan;13(1):p.149-60
  • Domenech, M., Marrero, I., Torres-Lugo M. and Rinaldi C., “Lysosomal Membrane Permeabilization by Targeted Magnetic Nanoparticles in Alternating Magnetic Fields”, ACS Nano, 2013, 7 [6], p. 5091–5101.
  • Domenech, M., Bjerregaard, R., Bushman, W. and Beebe, D.J., “Hedgehog signaling in myofibroblasts directly promotes tumor cell growth”, Integr. Biol, 4 [2], (2012): p.142-152.
  • Regehr, K.J., Domenech, M., Koepsel, J.T., Carver, K.C., Zelski-Ellison, S.J., Murphy, W.L., Schuler, L.A., Alarid, E.T. and Beebe, D.J., “Biological implications of polydimethylsiloxane-based microfluidic cell culture”. Lab on a Chip, 9 [15], (2009); p.2132-2139.
  • Domenech, M., Yu, H., Warrick, J., Badders, N.M., Meyvantsson, I., Alexander, C., and Beebe, D.J., “Cellular observations enabled by microculture: paracrine signaling and population demographics”. Integr. Biol., 1 [3], (2009): p.267-274