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Laura Cervera Gracia

Laura Cervera is a Chemical Engineer from Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (Barcelona, Spain). After graduating, she did her PhD in Biotechnology on the topic “Strategies for improving production levels of HIV-1 VLPs by transient transfection of HEK 293 suspension cultures”. Then, she moved to McGill University (Montreal, Canada) to pursue her research on VLP production, this time using Insect cells as a platform. She came back to Barcelona to join a project on AAV production for gene therapy applications using HEK 293 cells.