Welcome to CienciaPR, an expert and resource network for all who are interested in science and Puerto Rico.
Professor and Chairman of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology of the Universidad Central del Caribe (UCC) School of Medicne. Director of the NIH-RCMI Research Program for Inftrastructure. Director of Laboratorio Clinico Especializado and of the HIV and Substances of Abuse Core Lab at UCC
Evaluation of the effect of HIV/AIDS and related diseases on the immune system (lymphocyte and cytokine profile). Similarly, the effect of drug addiction ("speedball" ) on the immune system. Effect of stress, HIV, drug addiction on lymphocyte protein profile as determined by proteomics. Characterization of a soluble anti-HIV factor by proteomics. Effect of methadone withdrawal on the immune system.
Find resources related to scientific publications
See our funding feeds from the NIH and the NSF
See our jobs feeds from various sources.