Jorge González Cortés, Ph.D.

Title
Professor
Department
Health Sciences Faculty
Institution
University of Antofagasta
Address
Avenida Universidad de Antofagata 02800
City
Antofagasta
Country
Chile
E-mail
jgonzalez[at]uantof.cl
Website
http://www.uantof.cl/fac_salud/
Research Field
Parasitology
Award Year
1994
Country Of Origin
Chile
Mentor Name
Victor Nussenzweig, M.D., Ph.D.

Research

My lab interests are focused on 1) Remodeling protozoan parasites; 2) Isolation and characterization of proteolytic enzymes of protozoa. In addition, I am interested in Trypanosoma cruzi virulence and signals involved in Trichomonas vaginalis attachment and proliferation.