Dr. Everlon Cid Rigobelo graduated from the Agronomy School, São Paulo State University Jaboticabal Campus, Brazil, in 2000. He received an MSc in Animal Science Microbiology and a Ph.D. in Microbiology from the same university, where he also worked as a researcher. Dr. Rigobelo has experience in genetics and epidemiology and is active in microbial biotechnology, molecular genetics, and bacterial genomics. He works with plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria and previously worked with probiotic strains to reduce the spread of Escherichia coli in animal production. He has edited several books.