Manuel Narváez cursed Medicine and surgery degree in 2005, with the best academic record of his promotion, in 2006 I obtained a competitive pre-doctoral excellence scholarship from the Andalusian board. The research activity developed allowed him to carry out 5 months visits during 2009 and 2010 at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm to obtain the European mention. In 2012 I obtained the European PhD thesis with cum laude qualification, the extraordinary PhD award from the faculty of medicine, thesis prize from medical college of Malaga (2012) and the prize from college of pharmacists of Malaga (2013). Up to 6 postdoctoral visits to the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm collaborating on multiple research projects establishing collaborative links with the Swedish research group, during the years 2012-2021, total more than 1 year. The research results have been published successively in congresses of international and national relevance. In addition, innovative articles have been published, including in the first quartile of impact index in its category and with quality indices, including high cite numbers. Our team has performed multidisciplinary research and worked in a highly integrative manner at different systems levels, we have contributed to the GPCR receptor-receptor interactions field focus in CNS diseases, such as depression, Parkinson, addiction drugs and Alzheimer.
Title : Galanin and Neuropeptide Y interaction enhances proliferation of granule precursor cells and expression of neuroprotective factors in the rat hippocampus with consequent augmented spatial memory