Dr. Romel Hernandez-Bello obtained his BSc and MSc in Biology at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM). He obtained a PhD in Molecular Biology and Genetics from the Centro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados. He was a research fellow in the Department of Immunology, National Autonomous University of México. He is the recipient of the Lola and Igo Flisser Award for research in parasitology and the 1st Prize in Basic Biomedical Research from the Universidad Autónma de Nuevo León. He has graduated four master’s and two doctorate students. Dr. Hernandez-Bello has more than thirty peer-reviewed publications to his credit.