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Graduate at Ciências Biológicas from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (2006) and PhD in Medical Physiopathology - Neurosciences from Universidade Estadual de Campinas. He has experience in Human and Medical Genetics, with focus in complex traits and population genomics. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
Epilepsia and stroke are the most cause of death linked to neurological field in Brazil and worldwide. This project is inserted in Brazilian Institute of Neurosciences and Neurotechnology and its objective is to use several strategies to identify susceptibility genes for these two conditions.
Population structure and ancestry estimation have been successfully used in order to take population differences into account in association studies. However, it is necessary to have good ancestry knowledge of the population under investigation. Previous studies have evaluated population structure and ancestry in Brazilian individuals. However, most of them were limited by i) the number...
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