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graduate at Bacharelado Em Ciências Biológicas from Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco (1999), master's at Genetics from Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (2001) and ph.d. at Biologia Molecular from Bernhard-Nocht-Institut für Tropenmedizin (2007). Has experience in Microbiology, focusing on Virology, acting on the following subjects: lutzomyia longipalpis, lutzomyia lenti, lutzomyia oswaldoi, calazar and sertão de pernambuco. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
New viruses that are pathogenic for several species have been discovered as a result of sensitive molecular methods and metagenomic studies. Such techniques allow for the rapid recognition of emerging viruses, as was the case of the SARS-coronavirus during the 2003-2004 epidemics. Some viruses that cause respiratory and enteric human infections have been identified in the last 20 years,...
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