Belén Rivera Arroyo
She was born in Madrid in 1983. In 2002 she finished her Superior Technical studies in Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory, specializing in the field of Hematology. She made her internship in the emergency clinics of Hospital de Mostoles. Subsequently she obtained the title of Nurse Assistant and made her internship in the Hospital de Alcorcon.
She joined the team of Jose Manuel Sanchez Vizcaino in October 2004 and is currently working in the diagnosis of the main Bee viroses and of other infectious animal diseases (management of techniques such as PCR, ELISA, and CELULAR GROWTH among others) as well as management and laboratory administration.
She has experience in working methodology in High-level Biological Security NSB3 Laboratories.
Rocío Sánchez García
She was born in Madrid in 1984. She finished her Superior Technical Laboratory studies in 2004. She did her internship in the General Hospital Nr. 12 in October.
In 2005 she received the Finnova scholarship at the laboratories for infectious diseases in the Department of Animal Health.
In July 2006 she joined the team of Professor Jose Manuel Sanchez-Vizcaino working in the diagnosis of infectious diseases in bees and swine as well as general maintenance of the laboratory, cellular growth techniques and molecular techniques (PCR, electrophoresis, etc….)