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Department of Chemistry

Dr. Elda Sanchez

Undergraduate Work: B.S. in Biology and minor in Chemistry, Texas A&I University, Kingsville, TX

Master’s Work: M.S. in Biology, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Kingsville, TX

Doctoral Work:  Ph.D. in Toxicology, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela

Current Research:  Isolation, characterization and cloning of components in venoms having relevance in the treatment of strokes, heart attacks, cancers and envenomations (venom neutralization).

Best Advice Ever Received:  Love your job and you will never work a day of your life.

Hobbies:  Going to the movies with my kids, jogging, traveling, and snake hunting.

What Influenced you to study Chemistry:  Mrs. Mucchetti my Falfurrias High School biology teacher.

Contact Information

Department of Chemistry
A.L. Kleberg Hall 108B
MSC 161 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: 361-593-3796
fax: 361-593-3597

Dr. Elda Sanchez