Texas Tech University

Ruth Serra-Moreno

College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Biological Sciences

R Serra-MorenoDr. Serra-Moreno works on the antiviral activity of tetherine. Her work on tetherine is essential to understanding the cellular processes that limits viral replication, which is directly translatable to better drug design or discovery. Serra-Moreno will bring an NIH-R-021 with her to TTU. Serra-Moreno received her PhD in 2007 in Microbiology from the University of Barcelona. Prior to joining Texas Tech, she was a Junior Group Leader at the New England Primate Research Center, Harvard Medical School.