General information

  • Name: Xabier.
  • Family name:  Arias Moreno.
  • Date and place of birth: August 18th, 1980. San Sebastian, Spain.
  • Marital status: Single.
  • Languages:
    • Spanish (mother tongue)
    • Basque (mother tongue)
    • English (advance)
    • Mandarin (intermediate. HSK4 B2 level passed in July 2020)
    • Japanese (elementary)
  • Contact:,

Work experience

  • Jan 2022 to now: Assay Development Consultant. Siphox, Remote.
  • Oct 2020 to Dec 2021: Senior Assay Developer. Antelope Dx, Belgium.
  • Oct 2019 to Oct 2020: Head of Lateral Flow Platform. Biolan Health, Spain.
  • Sep 2017 to Ago 2019: Postdoctoral researcher. Guangdong University of Technology, China.
  • Jun 2017 to Ago 2017: Assay Developer. Somaprobes, Spain.
  • Jul 2011 to Dec 2016: Scientist – Assay Developer – Head of Lateral Flow Platform. Zeulab, Spain.
  • Jul 2010 to Dec 2011: Molecular Diagnostic Manager. Miguel Servet Hospital, Spain.
  • Jul 2009 to Jun 2010: Clinical Research Coordinator. TFS HealthScience, Miguel Servet Hospital, Spain.


  • 2021 MBA. International MBA in English (online). University of La Rioja, Spain. MBA Certificate
  • 2019 Postdoctorate. Molecular modelling. “In-silico identification of novel PrfA inhibitors to fight Listeriosis”. Guangdong University of Technology, China. Postdoctorate Certificate
  • 2010 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). Biochemistry, molecular biology and cell biology. ” LDL receptor repeat 5: mechanistic implications of its stability, folding and molecular interactions”. University of Zaragoza, Spain. PhD Certificate
  • 2009 Master in Clinical Trials. University of Seville, Spain. Master Certificate
  • 2003 Bachelor of Science. Biochemistry. University of Basque Country, Spain. Bachelor Certificate

Editor and reviewer

  • Editorial Board Member: Progress in Microbes and Molecular Biology.
  • Reviewer Board Member: Diagnostics.
  • Reviewer: BMC Bioinformatics, Diagnostics, Journal of Molecular Graphics and Modelling, International Journal of Molecular Sciences, International Journal of environmental research and public health.


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Resume (English)

简历 (中文)