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Bachelor's in Ciências Biológicas Modalidade Médica (1970), and Medicine at the Universidade de São Paulo (1975), master's in Farmacologia by Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto (1975) and doctorate in Farmacologia by the Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto (1980). Has experience in Pharmacology, focusing on Neuropsicopharmacology, acting on the following subjects: analgesia, antinociception, anterior pretectal nucleus, junção neuromuscular and tityus serrulatus. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
Chronic pain affects about 20% of the adult population, and represents a great social cost. Frequently, chronic pain is not controlled adequately by the available analgesics in several patients, thus leading to the notion that physiopathology of pain and alternatives for its effective control need to be pursued. The clinical use of electroacupuncture for pain management has grown signif...
The common objective of our project is to evaluate the contribution of inflammatory mediators for the induction and control of inflammatory pain (nociceptor hipersensitization), migration/activation of leukocytes and septicaemia. Our experimental approach involves a) the temporal evaluation of the mediators released by several types of inflammatory stimuli; b) the definition of the net ...
The neuropathic pain is a type of chronic pain caused by injury or dysfunction of the peripheral or central nervous system and has been the subject of several studies. This is mainly due to the fact that neuropathic pain has an unsatisfactory response to conventional treatment in pain clinics. Some evidence indicates that the mechanisms that initiate the neuropathic pain may differ fro...
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