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Administration Department


Virginia Oprea
Virginia Oprea

Chef Accountant

Virginia Oprea is working in the administrative department of the Institute of Biochemistry of The Romanian Academy.

Next Generation Viral Hepatitis B and C vaccine development in plants and algae using advanced biotechnological tools; ‘’Dezvoltare de vaccinuri de ultima generatie anti Virusurile Hepatice B si C in plante si alge, utilizand metode biotehnologice avansate’’ 2019-2023
Acronym: SmartVac
Project director: Norica Nichita
Members: Cristina Scurtu, Virginia Oprea, Catalin Lazar, Norica Nichita, Costin-Ioan Popescu, Mihaela-Olivia Dobrica

We aim to produce high yields of novel HBV/HCV antigens with superior immunogenic properties in plants and mammalian cells, based on innovative molecular design and establish in premiere an advanced biotechnological platform for production of best vaccine candidates antigens in algae.