Lab Members

  
  
Ana Castro, B.S.
Research Associate 2
Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology
anahmederos@yahoo.com
 
 
 
 
Research Interests
Ana Castro joined the Luetje Lab in 1998.  Her primary research focuses on neuronal nicotinic receptors.  In a collaboration with the Research Triangle Institute, she also studies opiod and cannabinoid receptors. 
 
Education & Experience
B.S., Biochemistry, University of Havana, Havana City, Cuba, 1990.
 
Research Specialist I, Steroid Laboratory, National Center for Scientific Research, Havana City, Cuba, 1990-1991.
 
Research Specialist II, Steroid Laboratory, National Center for Scientific Research, Havana City, Cuba, 1992-1994.
 
Research Associate I, Laboratory of Charles Luetje, Department of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, University of Miami, 1998-2001. 
 
Research Associate II, Laboratory of Charles Luetje, Department of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, University of Miami, 2003-present.