10th International Virology Summit
Institute of Parasitology and Biomedicine, Spain
Alfredo Berzal Herranz got his PhD from the Autónoma University of Madrid (1990). After a Postdoctoral stay at the University of Vermont (US), in 1993 he moved to the Instituto de Parasitología y Biomedicina “López-Neyra” (IPBLN; Spain) belonging to the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) to lead his research group. Since November 2005 to March 2014 he was the Director of IPBLN-CSIC. He has published more than 80 papers, and serves as Editorial Board Member of 15 journals. He is interested in the biological activity of the RNA, mainly focusing in the structure/function of viral genomic RNA domains and characterization of antiviral RNA molecules.