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Biology Bacherol degree by Mackenzie University (2010) and master in Science at Infectious and Parasitic Illnesses from Coordenadoria de Controle de Doenças (2013), and PHD in Science at University of São Paulo (2017). Has experience in Biochemistry,with focus in purification and characterization of peptides, proteins and proteases from animal venoms. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
PA-BJ is a Bothrops jararaca venom serine proteinase that triggers platelet-aggregation in a thrombin-like fashion by cleaving the protease-activated receptors PAR-1 and PAR-4 on platelets. We recently carried out a study to comparatively analyze the aggregation of platelets activated by thrombin, one of the most important platelet agonists, and PA-BJ. For this purpose, approaches of ma...
Accidents caused by scorpions represent a relevant issue for public health in Brazil, being more recurring than incidents with spiders and snakes. The main specie responsible for this situation is the scorpion Tityus serrulatus due to its reproductive strategy, the parthenogenesis, and the potential of its venom to induce severe clinical manifestations, even fatal, especially among chi...
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