Name: Felix Moronta

Country: Italy

Affiliation:

Postdoctoral Researcher,
Plant Bacteriology Group,
ICGEB.
Italy.

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Address:

International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB),
Trieste,
Italy.

Research Interests:

  • Soil Microbial Ecology, particularly on microbes that colonize plant tissues.
  • Models based on synthetic or simplified bacterial communities for the Plant Microbiome study and harness.
  • Bridge the Food Security and the Microbiology towards a sustainable future.

Biography:

Awards and fellowship:

  • 2017. Latin American Young Leader in Biotechnology. First Allbiotech Summit. Santiago de Chile.
  • 2017. Extraordinary Prize of Doctorate. University of Alicante. Spain.
  • 2015. “Arturo Falaschi” ICGEB Postdoc Fellowship.
  • 2014. Young Researcher Prize. Venezuelan Association for the Advancement of Science.
  • 2007. Doctorate Grant for Latin-Americans Students 2007-2011. University of Alicante, Spain.