Bachelor's at Ciencias Farmaceuticas from Universidade de São Paulo (1985), M.Sc. at Microbiology and Immunology from Universidade Federal de São Paulo (1993) and Ph.D at Microbiology and Immunology from Universidade Federal de São Paulo with a period at the Department of Medical and Molecular Parasitology da New York University, under supervision of Dr. Moriya Tsuji and Dr. Ruth Nussenzweig (1997). Post-doctoral studies at the Unidade de Oncologia Experimental da Universidade Federal de São Paulo (2002). Associate Professor, Head of Tumor Immunobiology Laboratory at Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology Department, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de São Paulo. Experience on Immunology and Experimental Oncology. Has been working in Immune response and Tumor microenvironment, Immunomodulation and New compounds for cancer therapy, mainly tumor development and immune response in hyperglycemic environment,, immunomodulation, immunogenic cell death, interleukins, and evaluation of synthetic compounds aiming the development of new antitumor therapeutic alternatives.
(Source: Lattes Curriculum)