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Carol Barahona Ponce

Telefon : +49-(0)6221-56-7616

Telefax : +49-(0)6221-56-4195

E-mail :  barahona@imbi.uni-heidelberg.de

Adresse: Im Neuenheimer Feld 130.3, 69120 Heidelberg

Research interests

  •   Genetic Epidemiology of Gallbladder Cancer  

Professional career

since 2017

Scientific Assistant, Institute of Medical Biometry and Informatics, Heidelberg University, Germany

Main tasks: Methodological and applied research on the genetic epidemiology of gallbladder cancer 

 

2015 - 2016

Research Coordinator, Institute of Medical Biometry and Informatics, Heidelberg University, Germany and Human Genetics Program, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of Chile, Chile

Main focus: Patient recruitment within the BMBF supported project Identification of Biomarkers for a Personalized Prevention and Treatment of Gallbladder Cancer 

 

2014

Research Assistant, Physiopathology Program, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of Chile, Chile

Main focus: Patient recruitment within FONDECYT Project N° 1110232 Stratification of obese women according to endometrial carcinoma risk

 

2011 - 2013

Master of Science in Human Nutrition, University of Chile, Chile

Master Thesis: Differential endometrial expression of estrogen and progesterone receptors in subgroups of obese women according to risk of developing endometrial cancer type-I

 

2005 - 2010

Bachelor Degree in Biology, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile

Bachelor Thesis:

Effects of boldine and Epigallocatechin gallate in kidney cells cultivated in high levels of glucose Polymorphisms of vitamin D receptor in patients with diabetes type II and its role to inflammatory level. A case-control study.