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Laura Ortiz

Laura Ortiz

B.S., Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, 2014

M.S., Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, 2015

Laura was born and raised in Madrid, Spain. She earned her bachelors degree and masters degree in organic chemistry at Autonomous University of Madrid where she conducted undergraduate research in the laboratory of Mª Carmen Carreño. She is currently in the same research group studiying her Ph.D related to reactivity of quinones.  She has joined the MacMillan group as a Visiting Student. Outside of the lab, Laura enjoys feeding the squirrels on campus and watching Netflix.

Fun Facts
  • Laura has recently discovered her love for Reese´s and every single food made of them.
  • Laura is a huge Eurovision Song Contest fan
  • Laura has found four-leaf clovers very easily since she was a child