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Victor E. Reyes, Ph.D.

Division

Clinical and experimental Immunology and Infectious Disease

Title

Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Phone

409-772-3824

Email

vreyes@utmb.edu

Mailing Address

301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555-0366

Dr. Reyes is a Professor of Pediatrics and Microbiology & Immunology. He received his B.S. in Microbiology from Texas Tech University, Lubbock. His M.S. in Medical Microbiology from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and his Ph.D. in Immunology from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Dr. Reyes’ research focuses on the regulation of antigen processing and presentation to T cells, understanding the role of class II MHC expressed by mucosal epithelial cells and myofibroblasts in local antigen processing and presentation, the interactions of H. pylori and the gastric epithelium are being used as a relevant model system, understanding the H. pylori and host interactions that lead to inflammation and tissue damage.

Victor E. Reyes, Ph.D.