Vadim Frolov

Ikerbasque Research Professor
+34 946015141

Membrane Nanomechanics Laboratory

Biofisika Institute (CSIC-UPV/EHU)
Science Park of the UPV/EHU
Barrio Sarriena s/n. 48940 Leioa, Bizkaia (Spain)

Short bio

Vadim Frolov is an Ikerbasque Research Professor and the leader of the Membrane Nanomechanics group. The group studies molecular mechanisms underlying the functional compartmentalization of intracellular space, fusion and fission of cellular membranes. The scientific results and methodological developments of the group are widely recognized, with the key findings published in the leading scientific journals, including Nature and Science. The research projects in the group are funded at the national and international levels, the group participates in multiple international and highly multidisciplinary collaborative projects.