Francisco Veas, Ph.D. HDR, is a French Citizen and full Research Director/Research Professor on Immuno-Physiopathology, Director of the Immuno-Physiopathology Lab at the French Research Institute for Development (IRD) &UMR5569. He received from the Montpellier University his Ph.D. in 1986. He was a post-doctoral laureate fellow (1987-8) on molecular biology at CNRS. From this date, he has been heading/coordinating several dozens of projects on viral pathogenesis (eg: HIV, Dengue, Hantavirus, Ebola, SARS-CoV-2) funded by international agencies, including the European Commission (2006 -2022). He created biotech companies (ApoH-Technologies) and platforms BSL2/3. He is a member of different evaluation panels (NIH, European Council, Frontiers in Immunology, etc). His scientific activities operating under the “One-health in a Healthy Planet” framework, and patents are related to viral innate immunity, barriers disruption, ultrasensitive diagnostics, vaccines adjuvants.