Victoria Tenge

Victoria R. Tenge

Science Advisor
Victoria R. Tenge
San Francisco
+1 415 733 6096

Victoria Tenge is a Science Advisor in Goodwin’s Life Sciences practice group. She joined Goodwin in 2023.

Areas of Practice

Professional Experience

Dr. Victoria Tenge’s technical expertise includes molecular virology, microbiology, biochemistry, and intestinal biology. Prior to joining Goodwin, Dr. Tenge was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Baylor College of Medicine under the guidance of Dr. Mary Estes where her research focused on the role of bile acids in human norovirus replication in the small intestine. Dr. Tenge received her PhD under the guidance of Dr. Estes and Dr. Robert Atmar during which she contributed to the development of a novel laboratory replication system for previously uncultivatable human noroviruses.




Baylor College of Medicine


University of Washington


Selected publications:

  • Tenge VR, Murakami K, Salmen W, Lin SC, Crawford SE, Neill FH, Prasad BVV, Atmar RL, Estes MK. Bile Goes Viral. Viruses. 2021 May 27;13(6):998. doi: 10.3390/v13060998
  • Tenge VR, Hu L, Prasad BVV, Larson G, Atmar RL, Estes MK, Ramani S. Glycan Recognition in Human Norovirus Infections. Viruses. 2021 Oct 14;13(10):2066. doi: 10.3390/v13102066
  • Murakami K*, Tenge VR*, Karandikar UC, Lin SC, Ramani S, Ettayebi K, Crawford SE, Zeng XL, Neill FH, Ayyar BV, Katayama K, Graham DY, Bieberich E, Atmar RL, Estes MK. Bile acids and ceramide overcome the entry restriction for GII.3 human norovirus replication in human intestinal enteroids. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 Jan 21;117(3):1700-1710. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1910138117
  • Ettayebi K, Crawford SE, Murakami K, Broughman JR, Karandikar U, Tenge VR, Neill FH, Blutt SE, Zeng XL, Qu L, Kou B, Opekun AR, Burrin D, Graham DY, Ramani S, Atmar RL, Estes MK. Replication of human noroviruses in stem cell-derived human enteroids. Science. 2016 Sep 23;353(6306):1387-1393. doi: 10.1126/science.aaf5211

*Authors contributed equally