Daniel Zegarra Ruiz

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Ph.D. candidate in Immunobiology at Yale University

Daniel was born and raised in Lima-Peru, where he received my B.S. in Pharmacy and Biochemistry. Daniel has always been captivated by the elegance of our immune system and decided to expand his knowledge at Yale. He currently holds a M.S. in Immunobiology and his dissertation research focuses in elucidating the crosstalk between diet, gut microbiota and autoimmunity.

As an instructor for the Young Global Scholars Program-Beijing, he will be teaching seminars in the fields of microbiology, immunology and nutrition.