Félix Goñi Named Member of RANF
Former President (1993-1998) and Honorary Fellow (2011) of SBE, Dr. Félix M. Goñi Urcelay, took today (February 26th 2015) office as a new member of the Spanish Royal National Academy of Pharmacy – RANF, in a ceremony celebrated in Madrid.
Félix Goñi is Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Head of the Biophysics Unit at the University of Basque Country (UPV/EHU) and CSIC, in Bilbao (Spain). He is a pioneer, active promoter and internationally renowned Spanish Biophysicist, whose work has focused mainly on model and natural membranes.
At the ceremony, Prof. Goñi was presented by RANF member Dr. Mª Teresa Miras Portugal, and he then delivered a Lecture entitled: “Las membranas como fronteras celulares: aduanas y contrabandistas“.