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Physician from Universidad Industrial de Santander ( Colombia, 2001), got a master's degree in Basic and applied Immunology (2006), and a PhD in Basic and applied Immunology from Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto, University of Sao Paulo (Brazil, 2009). My research interests are: Control of the immune response, matrix metalloproteinases, Chagas heart disease, Trypanosoma cruzi infection, myocarditis, and leishmaniasis. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
In spite of the effectiveness in control of Chagas disease transmission reached through strategies targeting elimination of vector from housing, the disease is still a major menace to public health in Latin America. Current specific chemotherapy against Trypanossoma cruzi is unsatisfactory because of available drugs possess limited efficacy at the chronic stages of the diseases -which a...
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