Journal of Infectious Diseases & Preventive Medicine

Journal of Infectious Diseases & Preventive Medicine
Open Access

ISSN: 2329-8731

Paulo Renato Zuquim Antas

Paulo Renato Zuquim Antas

Paulo Renato Zuquim Antas, PhD
Principal Investigator, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Laboratory of Clinical Immunology
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Dr.Paulo Renato Zuquim Antas has received his PhD from Oswaldo Cruz Institute, FIOCRUZ, Brazil in 2005 . Currently, he is working as Principal Investigator in Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ .He has done oral presentations in the meetings.He has authored more than 40 research articles/books. He has achieved more than 30 accademic awards.

Positions and Employments

FIOCRUZ, Brazil (Current) :Permanent Investigator, Research Assistant

FOA University, Brazil (2009-2011) :Associate Professor (Parasitology course)

Vanderbilt University Medical Center (2006-2007) :Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

Vanderbilt University Medical Center (2004-2005) :Term-Professional

Other Experience and Professional Memberships

Lab. Cellular & Humoral Immunity, Dept. of Protozoology,FIOCRUZ (Brazil) (1991) :First Scientific Trainee

Serologic screening in Cochabamba (Bolivia) (1995) :Scientific Survey

Rene Rachou Institute, FIOCRUZ (Brazil) (1998) :Scientific Trainee

Leiden University Medical Center (2001) (LUMC),TheNetherlands:  Scientific Trainee

European Economic Community (EEC), (1996-2000) Scientific Research for the Tropics (WOTRO-NWO), FIOCRUZ (Brazil):       Visiting Researcher

John Hopkins University & NIAID/NIH (2003) :Scientific Trainee

NIAID/NIH (2005) :Scientific Trainee

La Jolla Institute of Allergy and Immunology (2011) :Visiting Researcher

Research Interest

Medical Microbiology,Tuberculosis,Infectious diseases