Nicola G. A. Abrescia

Ikerbasque Research Professor, CIC bioGUNE

Group Leader at the Structure and Cell Biology of Viruses Lab at CIC bioGUNE.
Research line: 
Structural studies of large macromolecular complexes and virus particles by X-ray crystallography and Electron microscopy. The Abrescia Lab’s field of expertise is in Structural Biology and Virology. The research group is focused on the understanding of viral pathogenesis, the virus-cell recognition mechanisms and the assembly principles of viruses.
Premi Extraordinari de Doctorat for Doctoral Thesis in 2001 (Polytechnic University of Catalonia - Barcelona).
Research experience in Spain, United States and United Kingdom.
Doctor in Science 2001 from the Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (Barcelona-Spain).