Cristina Risco National Center for Biotechnology Madrid
2 protocols

Terence Dermody Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh
2 protocols

Jose Fernández Health Research Institute of Asturias (ISPA) and Spanish National Research Council (CINN-CSIC) Asturias
1 protocol

Isabel Fernandez de Castro
  • Post-Doc, Cell Structure Laboratory, National Center for Biotechnology, Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), Madrid
Research focus
  • Cell biology
  • Advanced light and electron microscopy methods to investigate the biogenesis and architecture of viral factories assembled by RNA viruses.
  • 2 Author merit


PhD, Complutense University of Madrid, 2014

Lab information

Cristina´s Risco Lab investigates the assembly and architecture of virus factories, replication complexes and morphogenetic pathways of several RNA viruses that are important human pathogens.


2 Protocols published

Mammalian orthoreoviruses (reoviruses) are nonenveloped, double-stranded RNA viruses that replicate and assemble in cytoplasmic membranous organelles called viral inclusions (VIs). To define the cellular compartments involved in nonlytic reovirus

Authors:  Isabel Fernández de Castro and Cristina Risco, date: 04/20/2018, view: 4859, Q&A: 0
Positive-stranded (+) RNA viruses are intracellular pathogens in humans, animals and plants. To build viral replicase complexes (VRCs) viruses manipulate lipid flows and reorganize subcellular membranes. Redesigned membranes concentrate viral and ...
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