Maria Victoria Humbert
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
University of Southampton, UK
Vaccines, Visceral leishmaniasis, Leishmania infantum, serodiagnosis, Laser Direct-Write (LDW); lateral flow device (LFD); immunochromatographic test
I am an Early Career Researcher who have trained in Biotechnology and Biological Sciences in Argentina, and who have been working ever since as a Postdoctoral Research Associate (PDRA) at Uo Southampton, UK. I initially joined Prof Christodoulides lab in 2014, where I managed and executed simultaneously several research projects aimed to identify candidate antigens for inclusion into the next generation of serogroup B meningococcal vaccines, and develop new gonococcal vaccines and vaccines for veterinary applications. Current research includes:
I have always had a special interest in infectious diseases and on research aimed at improving public health and animal welfare. I am always attentive to cultivate collaborative teamwork but also self-motivated to work independently. I consider myself an engaging team player, focused on working across scientific fields to foster positive relationships and ensure lab excellence.
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