Vasco Azevedo had graduated from the Veterinary School, Federal University of Bahia, Brazil, in 1986. He received his M.S. degree in microbial genetics from Institut National Agronomique Paris Grignon, Paris Cedex, France, in 1989. He obtained the Ph.D. degree at genética de microbial genetics from Institut National Agronomique Paris Grignon in 1993. Azevedo has experience in genetics, acting on the following subjects: microbial biotechnology, molecular genetics, and bacterial genomics. He works with the following micro-organisms: Lactococcus lactis, Brucella abortus, Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis, and Schistosoma mansoni.
Biography Updated on 6 August 2008