Scientific Commitee

  • Gabriela Perdigón

    Member Biochemist. PhD in Biochemistry. Senior lecturer expert in Immunology. Tucuman National University.Argentina.

    Biography

    DEGREES:
     Biochemist: Universidad Nacional de Tucumán. Argentina.
     Ph. D.: Universidad Nacional de Buenos Aires. Argentina.
     Academic of National Academia of Biochemistry and Pharmacy Science
    POST-DOCTORAL STUDIES:
    Jouy en Josas, Francia: 11/91-4/92
    UNIVERSITY POSITION: Main Professor of Immunology. Instituto de Microbiología. Facultad de Bioquímica, Química y Farmacia de la Universidad Nacional de Tucumán. Argentina.
    Associate Profesor Moncton University(2008-2010) Canadá

    AREA WORK
    Immunology. Lactic Acid Bacteria and Intestinal Mucosal Immune System.
    SUPERIOR RESEARCH FROM
    CONICET: Consejo nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas. Argentina
    THESIS DIRECTION: 15 (fifteen)
    AWARDS:
    1997: Faculty of Medicine. University of Tucuman. Argentine
    1998: Academy of Pharmacy (CEDIQUIFA)
    1999: Yoplait International Gran Prix, for the work “Effect of LAB on the Immune System”.
    2003: Nominee for the 2003 World Technology Award in the Biotechnology area. San Francisco, USA
    2004: “Award Dr Arroyo”- Spain. “New probiotic cheese with immune modulation properties”
    2005 : Municipalidad de San Miguel de Tucumán “International Day of women” As Important person in the Community
    2008: De Argentine Microbiology SocietyFor the important investigations in the field of probiotics
    CONFERENCES:
    NATIONAL MEETING: 70
    INTERNATIONAL MEETING:67
    SCIENTIFICAL COMMUNICATIONS: 220
    PUBLICATIONS
     150 TotalPublished papers in national and international refereed journals
     5 Reviews
     PAPERS PUBLISHED IN PROBIOTICS DOMAIN: 130 since 1986 at the present
    Nº Book chapters: 32
     Last 3 years : 7
    Editor of Book
     “Probiotics 3. Immunomodulation by the Gut Microflora and Probiotics”. (2000,R. Fuller and G. Perdigon eds.). kluver Academic Publishers
     “Gut Flora, nutrition Immunity and Health” (2003, R. Fuller & G. Perdigón, eds.) Blackwell publishing.
    REVIEWER OF SCIENTIFC PUBLICATIONS 9 International journals
    DIRECTOR OF PERMANEN GRANTS
    From CONICET (Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas) and Universidad nacional de Tucumán. CIUNT. Since 1988until present
    MEMBERS OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES
    AMERICAN SOCIETIES for MICROBIOLOGY (ASM) until 2002
    MUCOSAL INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY (MIS) Until present
    SOCIEDAD ARGENTINA DE INMUNOLOGIA (SAI) Until present
    ASOCIACION ARGENTINA DE MICROBIOLOGIA (AAM) Until present