IQS, Universitat Ramon Llull, M.Sc. Chemistry (2002)
IQS, IQS Chemical Engineer (2004)
IQS, Universitat Ramon Llull, Ph.D. Chemistry (2009)
CEIPI-EPI Basic European Patent Law Training Course (2012)
- Chemistry, Materials & Pharmaceuticals
Sofia joined ABG in 2010 and is an associate in the chemistry department. Her practice is focused on patent prosecution and opinion work in the areas of pharmaceuticals and chemistry. She is a qualified European Patent Attorney (EQE, 2015).
Before she joined ABG, Sofia was a researcher at IQS, Universitat Ramon Llull, working on university-industry collaboration projects related to the synthesis of drug derivatives (2008-10). Her thesis work was focused on virtual screening and synthesis of HIV entry inhibitors. Her pre-doctoral research included a stay at the Computer-Chemie-Centrum, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany (2002-03).
She has published papers in peer-reviewed journals (Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling, ChemMedChem, Mini Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry, etc.) and presented her work at international scientific meetings.
Sofia is a native speaker of Spanish, Catalan and Swedish, and fluent in English and German.