Marina Gimenez

Post-doctoral researcher

Marina arrived at São Paulo from Argentina in 2013. She is a motivated young scientist, committed to a career in science. Over the past six years (2013-2019) she participated as a postdoctoral fellow in international collaborations between our laboratories in Brazil and the National Institute of Agropecuary Technology (INTA, Argentina) and the University of Oxford (UK). Her studies were focused in the development and functional testing of recombinant proteins from immunodominant antigens of Babesia bovis and Plasmodium vivax to be used as vaccines against bovine babesiosis and malaria vivax, respectively.