Miguel Angel Terrazos

Lab Manager

Miguel Terrazos from Lima, Peru, earned his Microbiology and Immunology master's degree from the University of Bern in 2012. During his Master thesis he worked in the laboratory of Prof. Dr. Britta Engelhardt at the Theodor Kocher Institute. Before joining the Institute for Infectious diseases in 2012 as Research Laboratory Technician, he also gained experience in the field of pharmaceutical chemistry working for more than one year in the Center for Proteomic Chemistry at the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Basel. He is our lab technician, lab manager and good soul of the Hapfelmeier group.

Personally, Miguel enjoys cycling, playing volleyball and playing music (keyboard/singing). He also dedicates time to do live sound mixing and audio recording for different bands (from Salsa to Rock). He is married and has two daugthers.