Vicente Planelles, PhD

Research Interests

  • HIV/AIDS
  • Viral Latency
  • Apoptosis
  • Cell Cycle
  • Viral Accessory Proteins

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Academic Information

  • Departments: Pathology - Professor
  • Divisions: Microbiology and Immunology

Academic Office Information

  • 801-581-8655
  • School of Medicine
    Pathology
    30 N 1900 E, Room: 5C 210
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Email: vicente.planelles@path.utah.edu

Academic Bio

Vicente Planelles, PhD, is an associate professor in the Department of Pathology at the University of Utah and a member of the Cell Response and Regulation Program at Huntsman Cancer Institute.A major goal of his research is to understand, at a molecular level, the events that lead to apoptosis, the normal process of cell death. In cancer, cells do not die normally.Planelles earned a bachelor's degree from the Universidad Complutense, Spain, and a PhD from the University of California, Davis.

Education History

Type School Degree
Postdoctoral Fellowship UCLA School of Medicine, Laboratory of Dr. Irvin Chen
Hematology-Oncology
Postdoctoral Fellow
Doctoral Training University of California
Immunology and Virology
Ph.D.
Graduate Training Universidad Complutense
Plant Physiology
M.S.
Undergraduate Universidad Complutense
Biological Sciences
B.S.

Global Impact

Education History

Type School Degree Country
Graduate Training Universidad Complutense
Plant Physiology
M.S. Spain
Undergraduate Universidad Complutense
Biological Sciences
B.S. Spain