Dr. Maite Sabalza
Business Development Associate
Reagents Product Manager at EUROIMMUN US
Maite Sabalza is currently the Reagents Product Manager at EUROIMMUN US. She earned her Ph.D. in Plant Biotechnology in Spain in 2013. Her dissertation work focused on the production of microbicide components in plants to prevent HIV infection. Then moved to the US to grow further as a researcher and apply her experience to the medical field. She started as a Postdoctoral Researcher at University of California San Diego investigating new treatments to inhibit human cytomegalovirus infection. Then she joined NYU, where she applied her research experience in virology to diagnostics working on the development of new diagnostic assays for emerging viral infections such as Zika and Dengue.
She is interested in the process of commercialization of new technologies and drugs. She is delighted to contribute to the launch of the New York branch of Innovation Forum in the fast-growing biotechnology sector in New York City.