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Maria Raquel Gomes Fernandes


Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP). Campus de Botucatu. Faculdade de Ciências Agronômicas (FCA)  (Institutional affiliation from the last research proposal)
Birthplace: Brazil

Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy from the University of Sorocaba - UNISO (2019). During her undergraduate studies, she was part of the "Rational Use of Medicines" research group, where she carried out two Scientific Initiations. She was awarded a Scientific Initiation scholarship by FAPESP with the work "Efficacy and Safety of Repellents marketed in Brazil against the bite of Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus mosquitoes: a systematic review", which resulted in the publication of an article in an international journal of relevance to the area. She holds a Master's degree in Science, in the area of biotechnology (2023), from the Postgraduate Program in Biosciences and Biotechnology Applied to Pharmacy (concept: CAPES 7) at the São Paulo State University (UNESP). During her master's degree, she was a member of the "Functional Genomics and Vector Microbiology" research group and developed the research project "Bioprospecting bacteria with antiviral properties from the intestinal microbiota of the Aedes aegypti mosquito" with a master's scholarship from FAPESP. Currently, she is enrolled in a doctorate in the Graduate Program in Biological Sciences (Genetics) (concept: CAPES 6) at UNESP. She has been developing the research project "Drug repositioning for target therapies in metastatic cancer" with a doctoral scholarship from CAPES. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

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