Sergio Costa Oliveira
Graduated in Veterinary Medicine from the Federal University of Bahia, Brazil (1995), Master in Microbiology from the Rural Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (1991) and Ph.D in Immunology from the University of Wisconsin, USA (1995), where he also did his postdoctoral (1996). Associate Professor in Immunology at the University of São Paulo (USP), Brazil (2005). Is currently Professor of the Department of Biochemistry and Immunology at the Federal university from Minas Gerais (UFMG), Brazil. Member of the Editorial Board From the following international journals: Microbes and Infection and Plos Negleted tropical Disease. Has experience in the following research fields: Innate and Acquired immune response of the host against Brucella abortus and Mycobacterium spp; Immunobiology of Schistosomiasis mansoni and Vaccine development. Has published more than a hundred papers in international journals.
Biography Updated on 22 December 2011