San Pedro University Hospital - CIBIR (La Rioja)

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Head of the Department of Infectious Diseases. Director of the Laboratory of Special Pathogens. Center for Rickettiosis and Diseases Transmitted by Arthropod Vectors. San Pedro University Hospital - CIBIR (La Rioja)

Scientific Director of the Biomedical Research Centre of La Rioja.

Head Researcher of the Infectious Diseases, Microbiota and Metabolism Unit of the Department of Infectious Diseases of the CIBIR-Hospital Universitario San Pedro.

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