Raquel Hernandez, PhD

Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Raquel Hernandez is Research Associate Professor of Biochemistry at N C State University.  She received a PhD in Microbiology from the University of Texas at Austin in 1985.  Her research investigates the interaction of arboviruses with insect and mammalian cells. She is author of many scientific publications and is co-holder of numerous national and international patents for arbovirus vaccines. She is a founding member of the Vacunax research team and co-discoverer of the Vacunax vaccine development platform.