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Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Vázquez, Guillermo J.

 

Department: Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Position: Director and Professor

E-mail: guillermo.vazquez1@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: KPC, B-lactamases, MRSA, gram negative bacilli

Aquino-Piñero, Edna E.

 

Department: Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Position: Professor

E-mail: edna.aquino@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: MRSA, KPC, Transposon, B-lactamases, Antibiotic Resistance

Bodón de Mari, Queenie

 

Department: Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Position: Associate Professor

E-mail: queenie.bodon@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Diagnostic Microbiology

Bolaños, Benjamin

 

Department: Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Position: Associate Professor

E-mail: benjamin.bolanos@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Environment (Cryptococcus neoformans) Fungus

Espino, Ana M.

 

Department: Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Position: Associate Professor

E-mail: ana.espino1@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Molecular Parasitology / F. Hepatico / S. Mansoni

Kozek, Wieslaw J.

 

Department: Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Position: Professor

E-mail: wieslaw.kozek@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Area of Expertise: Electron Microscopy,  Filariasis, Endosymbiotic Wolbachia of Filariae, Symbiosis, Parasitic Zoonoses in Puerto Rico

Kraiselburd, Edmundo K.

 

Department: Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Position: Professor

E-mail: edmundo.kraiselburd@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: SIV Vaccines / Animal Diseases / HIV / Neural Infections

Martínez-Martínez, Idalí

 

Department: Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Position:  Professor

E-mail: idali.martinez@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Dengue Virus, West Nile Virus, DNA viruses, Flaviviridae, Cross-protection

Meléndez, Loyda M.

 

Department: Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Position: Professor

E-mail: loyda.melendez@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: HIV, Proteomics, Cognitive Impairment, Placental macrophages

Otero Rosario, Miguel A.

 

Department: Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Position: Assistant Professor

E-mail: miguel.otero1@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Molecular Medicine, DNA Vaccines and Testing

Rivera González, Raúl

 

Department: Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Position: Assistant Professor

E-mail: raul.rivera8@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Diagnostic Microbiology

Robledo-Burgos, Iraida E.

 

Department: Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Position: Associate Professor

E-mail: iraida.robledo@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: KPC, B-lactamases, HA-MRSA, CA-MRSA, Gram-Negative Bacilli

Serrano-Brizuela, Adelfa E.

 

Department: Department of Microbiology and Medical Zoology

Position: Professor

E-mail: adelfa.serrano@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Malaria, Plasmodium, drug resistance, molecular parasitology, ABC transporters

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This program is funded by RCMI grant G12 MD007600 (National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities) from the National Institutes of Health.  Please use this number to acknowledge support.