Farzin Roohvand received his Ph.D in Biotechnology from Middle East Technical Univ (Ankara-Turkey) in 1999. In 2002 he started Post-doctoral studies in Pasteur Institute of Paris. In 2004, he served as a guest scientist in the same institute and in 2008 as Principal investigator for ANRS (France). Since 2012, he served as an associated Prof of Biotechnology and Mol. Virology and principal investigator in Virology Dept. of Pasteur Institute of Iran. He is author of more than 60 international articles and served as invited speaker for presenting key note lectures in several international symposiums and serves in Editorial Board of several scientific Journals.