Enrique Medina-Acosta

Enrique Medina-Acosta


Head of the Molecular Identification and Diagnosis Unit at the UENF, and Research Scientist of the National Research Council (CNPq) of Brazil. He received his Master and PhD degrees in Molecular and Medical Parasitology from the New York University (NYU), NY, USA, and completed post-docs in molecular biology at The Rockefeller University, NY, USA, and NYU. Dr. Medina-Acosta specializes in the development of molecular diagnostics in genetic human diseases and microbial infectious diseases.

Epidemiology Genetics HIV Infectious Diseases Medical Genetics Microbiology Molecular Biology Parasitology

Work details

Senior Associate Professor of Biotechnology

Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense Darcy Ribeiro - UENF