Canada Research Chair in Bioprocessing of Viral Vaccines
National Research Council of Canada Emeritus
Joined the department of Bioengineering in 2013 after a long and successful career as Principal Research Officer of the bioprocessing and manufacturing vaccine program at the Biotechnology Research Institute , part of NRC the National Research Council of Canada, where he mainly focused in improving existing and developing new platforms for the production of recombinant products of therapeutic interest for both animal and human consumption.
He is also dedicated, since very early in his proffessional career, to train and supervise human qualified personal at all academic levels with a particular interest in encouraging a close interaction with the industrial sector.
His group is interested in the following areas:
- Cell Culture Engineering
- Bioprocess Optimization and Scale-Up
- Manufacturing of antiviral vaccines and viral vectors for gene delivery.
He is currently teaching the following courses:
- BIEN 590 Cell Culture Engineering
- BIEN 340: Transport Processes in Biological Systems
Filled in the US and Canada, our patents have generated more than 70 license agreements and technology transferences to several Canadian companies
Our contribution to literature is focused in giving the reader a broad and deep undertanding of specialized topics.
Traveled all around the world to collaborate with professional associations and expose the revelance of our research.