|Thematic Area:||Diagnostics, Therapeutics|
|Areas of expertise:||MicroRNA, Laboratory techniques and (animal work) HPRA project authorisations.|
|Disease Areas:||Epilepsy, Angelman Syndrome, Dravet Syndrome, Rett Syndrome|
Amaya is the lab manager of FutureNeuro lab at the RCSI. She has an MSc in Biochemistry and a PhD in Neuroscience from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid in Spain. She has been working in David Henshall's lab for the past 10 years where she ensures that the laboratory operates smoothly and helps researchers in their different projects.