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He holds a degree in Biological Science from State University of Ceará (UECE), where he developed Scientific Initiation research projects in the Physiopharmacology of Inflammation Lab (ISCB/UECE), Fortaleza, Brazil. He participated in a Cross Institutional (Study Abroad) program supported by Science Without Borders (CNPq/CAPES) at The University of Western Australia (UWA). He got a Master's degree in Applied and Basic Immunology at Ribeirão Preto Medical School (FMRP/USP). He is currently an Immunology PhD student from the same graduate program, working on projects related to immunometabolism, autoimmune inflammation and immunoregulation. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
Over the past few years, an important highlight has been given to Th17 lymphocytes for the development and maintenance of autoimmunity-associated inflammation. Hence, the identification of cellular targets that modulate the differentiation and function of those cells may provide novel therapeutical approaches for the treatment of autoimmune diseases. In this framework, recent evidences ...
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DAMASCENO, Luis Eduardo Alves. Envolvimento da enzima Piruvato Quinase M2 (PKM2) na diferenciação de linfócitos Th17 e patogênese da encefalomielite autoimune experimental. Dissertação (Mestrado) - Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Ribeirão Preto. (16/10280-9)