Patricia holds her Ph.D. in Cell Biology from University Nova de Lisboa, and has served as an author on several research projects and fellowships, as well as major grant applications for European Agencies. She also served as a PhD student research assistant in the Laboratory of Doctor David A. Fidock, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Columbia University, New York.
The number of treatments for children with rare diseases has grown over the past decade, according to a new study. However, despite the increase, nearly 7,000 rare diseases are still lacking ... Read more
When combined with conventional treatment, using fingerprick autologous blood — blood drops collected from a sterilized fingertip — may be a more practical and cost-effective alternative to current ways of treating persistent ... Read more
Despite its U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval, the safety and efficacy of Oxervate (cenegermin) as a treatment for the degenerative eye disease neurotrophic keratitis needs additional clinical testing, according ... Read more