Mercedes González Moreno obtained her M.Sc. in Biotechnology at the Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain. She moved to Berlin in 2012 to perform her master thesis at the Institute for Biotechnology at the Technische Universität. After finishing her studies she took a position in a Biotech company in Brandenburg as a Product Specialist.
In 2014, she completed an internship at the Institute for Medical Immunology at Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, involved in a project to investigate the influence of implant surface coatings with pectins on the adhesion and proliferation of osteoblasts to biomaterials. Later, she enrolled in an educational training in Applied Bioinformatics and finally joined the research group of Dr. Andrej Trampuz in September 2015.