Sara Palacios Ortega
Sara received her PhD in Cellular and Molecular Biology from University of Navarra in Pamplona, Spain. Her favorite classes in her undergrad were biochemistry and genetic engineering. She recently moved to Salt Lake City with her husband and is currently focused on elucidating the mechanisms linking redox homeostasis in adipocytes with the regulation of fat metabolism. In her spare time, she enjoys martial arts, sports and outdoor activities. She also likes to read, watch movies and play board games and video games. Her greatest passion is traveling and she wants to continue to do so in her coming research years.