Virology & Mycology

Virology & Mycology
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ISSN: 2161-0517

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Juan Gabriel Bueno Sánchez

Juan Gabriel Bueno Sánchez
Microbiologist, Fundación Centro de Investigación de Bioprospección y Biotecnología de la Biodiversidad (BIOLABB)


Juan Gabriel Bueno Sánchez is an Researcher in Bioprospecting development and consulting. Chief Scientific Officer in Research Center of Bioprospecting and Biotechnology for Biodiversity Foundation (BIOLABB). Doctor in medicine from Caldas University, Manizales, Colombia (2001). Master degree in biomedical sciences from Antioquia University, Medellín, Colombia (2008). Expert in design and implementation of antimicrobial platforms for to evaluate natural products and synthesis drugs with the aim of optimize in vitro antimicrobial activity selection of new chemical entities for future anti infective pharmaceutical, Bogotá, Colombia. Fellow, COLCIENCIAS-Universidad de Caldas (2002). Fellow of University of the United Nations in antifungal susceptibility testing, Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Infecciosas, INEI.ANLIS, Buenos Aires, Argentina (2004). Fellow, International Visitor Leadership Program on “Public Health”, United States Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (2012). Award of Colombian Dermatology Association, Best research in dermatology (2006). Enrique Nuñez Olarte award for pharmacological research. Colombian Phamarcology Association (2009). Author of more than 40 publications in pharmacological research. Author in five chapter books in antimicrobial drug discovery.

Research Interest

Microbiology, Virology