Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine
Saint Kitts and Nevis
José Godoy Berthet studied Veterinary Medicine at the Catholic University of Temuco, Chile. After a short experience as clinical veterinarian he went to Germany in 2002 where he started his scientific career. 2003-2007 he conducted his research at the Institute for Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Germany, obtaining his PhD (Dr. med. vet.) in 2007. Dr. Godoy worked as Postdoc at the Institute for Cytobiology of the Philipps University in Marburg, Germany (2007-2011) and as university assistant at the Institute for Veterinary Physiology, University of Veterinary Medicine in Vienna, Austria (2011-2015), where he discovered his passion for teaching.
Bräutigam L, Schütte LD, Godoy JR, Prozorovski T, Gellert M, Hauptmann G, Holmgren A, Lillig CH, Berndt C. Vertebrate-specific glutaredoxin is essential for brain development. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2011 Dec 20;108(51):20532-7
Hanschmann EM, Godoy JR, Berndt C, Hudemann C, Lillig CH. Thioredoxins, glutaredoxins, and peroxiredoxins - molecular mechanisms and health significance: from cofactors to antioxidants to redox signaling. Antioxid Redox Signal 2013 Nov 1;19(13):1539-605